Phil Spencer calls for industry to work on 'legal emulation'

Originally published on GamesIndustry.biz by James Batchelor

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Head of Xbox Phil Spencer says he wants to see the games industry working harder on finding legal emulation in order to better preserve older games.

His comments come from an interview with Axios, where he discussed the industry’s problems when it comes to preserving its past — something he has expressed concerns about before.

“My hope (and I think I have to present it that way as of now) is as an industry we’d work on legal emulation that allowed modern hardware to run any (within reason) older executable allowing someone to play any game,” he

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