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Microsoft has started placing certain Xbox 360 backward compatible games in new boxes to show that they can be played on both consoles.

The new cases, spotted by a Reddit user, state that the game “Plays on Xbox One & Xbox 360” and feature both platforms in the header.

You can take a look at the new box for Fallout 3: Game of the Year Edition below:

Fallout backward

Earlier this month, Microsoft celebrated the first anniversary of backward compatibility by making the long-awaited Skate 3 available on Xbox One. Over the past year, Microsoft has made over 200 Xbox 360 games available on Xbox One.

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Xbox 360 backward compatible games get new retail boxes

Microsoft has made it easier to spot Xbox 360 backward compatible games in retail stores.

By Matthew Bennett | 11/17/2016 07:30 AM PT

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Microsoft has started placing certain Xbox 360 backward compatible games in new boxes to show that they can be played on both consoles.

The new cases, spotted by a Reddit user, state that the game “Plays on Xbox One & Xbox 360” and feature both platforms in the header.

You can take a look at the new box for Fallout 3: Game of the Year Edition below:

Fallout backward

Earlier this month, Microsoft celebrated the first anniversary of backward compatibility by making the long-awaited Skate 3 available on Xbox One. Over the past year, Microsoft has made over 200 Xbox 360 games available on Xbox One.

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About Matthew Bennett

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Matt has only been covering the gaming world for a short while, but he’s eager to make his mark. An ability to go many hours without sleep and a quick wit make him ideal for his role as associate editor at EGMNOW.com. He often thinks back to the days when the very idea of this career seemed like nothing but an impossible dream. Find him on Twitter @mattyjb89