Xbox Games Could Be Coming Soon To iPhone Thanks To Novell

News | Monday March 15 2010 6:50 AM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , , , ,

The MonoTouch technology is based upon XNA – a .NET based software framweork that will enable the easy portability of Xbox games to other platforms like the
. Novell is reported to have used the technology to build an open source derivative of an Indiana Jones Xbox game. Incidentally, this is the same game that Microsoft has used to demo the gaming application on its Windows, Windows Phone and Xbox platforms.
Novell's technology will enable Xbox games to be made available on iPhones much earlier than they do on Microsoft's Windows Phone 7 platform which is expected to launch later in the year.
also reports that the company is working on porting the games to the Android platform though work on that front is assumed to be in the initial stages.
platform. With the games now potentially available on the iPhone platform as well, Microsoft's new platform may have just lost its luster. What do you think?

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