Xbox Originals is a thing of the past

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Microsoft’s “Xbox Originals” scheme seemed an easy way to re-release old Xbox titles on the 360 as a digital download, and make a buck off them in the process. Hasn’t worked out that way.

After an initial flurry of titles, releases for the service soon slowed to the point where most of you probably forgot it was even around.

“Xbox Originals”  is no more  instead Microsoft has  “moved” and rebranded it, and is now on Xbox.com as the first offerings for Microsoft’s “Games on Demand” service.

First launched in 2007, Microsoft’s “Xbox Originals” scheme seemed an easy way to re-release old Xbox titles on the 360 as a digital download