Original Xbox Softmod Kit


Yes! The Xbox Softmod Memory Card is pre-loaded and ready to install the softmod on your original Xbox. Available in [NTSC] or [PAL] format for Worldwide customers. Purchase from one of the links below. Splinter Cell is required to install the Xbox softmod. See the customer reviews

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Splinter Cell is the required game that will activate the files on the Xbox Softmod Memory CardPurchase from one of the links below. The Xbox Softmod Memory Card is required to install the Xbox softmod. See the customer reviews

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*customers in Europe and Australia require [PAL] Splinter Cell to install the Xbox softmod.


Yes! The Xbox Softmod Kit allows you to modify your Xbox without the use of a mod-chip. The Xbox Softmod Kit consists of a pre-loaded Xbox memory card and Splinter Cell. Both work together to install the Xbox softmod on your original Xbox. All the work has been done for you, there is "no" need for action replay, xploder nor to disassemble or to solder. Once you have installed the Xbox softmod you'll instantly be able to play import games, install emulators & ROMs, XBMC (Xbox Media Center), burn games or install them on your original Xbox hard drive. Our Xbox softmod tutorial will guide you on benefiting from all the new features. All you need is the Pre-loaded Xbox Memory Card and Splinter Cell game disc. The purchase of just "one" pre-loaded memory card can softmod an unlimited amount of Xbox consoles, so you can use it on your friends Xbox as well. The Xbox Softmod Kit consists of two parts, the pre-loaded Xbox memory card and Splinter Cell. Purchase both separately from the links above!

Original Xbox not Xbox 360

Soft-mod means software modification. To modify is to install new software over the original while giving the Xbox new features. All these feaures are free to install on a softmodded Xbox.

*Note: the Xbox softmod is for the original Xbox, not the Xbox 360 nor the Xbox One

Emulation (Retro Gaming)

Emulation playstation xbox nintendo sega
The Microsoft Xbox was designed to only play Xbox games. However, a modded Xbox can play games from classic video game systems by installing emulators. Emulators are programs that play ROMs. ROMs are video games contained into a single file. ROMs also make it easy to play import games from retro systems such as Japanese titles that were not released in the North America or Europe.

Play games from Nintendo (NES), Super Nintendo (SNES), Nintendo 64 (N64), Game Boy Advance (GBA), Mega Drive/Sega Genesis, TurboGrafx-16, Atari, MAME Arcade and other game consoles. Additionally, the Sega CD and Neo-Geo CD emulators are able to load their original game discs directly from the Xbox disc drive. 

Original Xbox Games (Import/Backup)
original xbox games exclusivesOriginal Xbox games can be played from the hard drive as ISO image files. It can also play imported original Xbox games, the Xbox games released in Japan, Europe, Australia & North America, so no matter which country you're in you can play all the released Xbox games. Also play homebrew games and backup copies of an original Xbox game disc. The original Xbox also has the ability to rip game discs directly to the hard drive, this can be done after softmodding the Xbox console. The Xbox already has an 8GB hard drive that can also be upgraded when modded. Making backup copies of games allows you to system-link Xbox's with just one copy of the game disc.

Multimedia (XBMC/XBMC4XBOX)
xbmc4xbox xbmc xbox media centerTransform your classic Xbox into a killer media center. Install XBMC on the original Xbox to access all your digital media files to play them on Xbox. Connect the Xbox to a computer or home network to stream video, music and photos. Additionally, play region free DVD's without the DVD Movie Playback Kit and rip DVD's to the Xbox hard drive.

Xbox Linux Project/Windows 98
xdsl Linux Project Original Xbox Softmod KitThe Xbox Linux Project is installing GNU Linux operating system on the original Xbox converting the Xbox into a personal computer (PC). Xbox Linux features internet browser, text editor, file manager and more. Also, a mouse and keyboard can be used with a usb converter. There are several types of Xbox Linux such as xDSL, Gentoox and Xebian. Windows 98 is also able to be installed as long as the Linux xDSL is installed.

New Dashboard
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The dashboard is start up screen of the Xbox. After the Xbox softmod has been installed on the original Xbox it will start up with a new dashboard, either UnleashX (photo) or EvolutionX. The new dashboard will give access to the Xbox file system and allow you to transfer files between Xbox and computer. *The original Xbox dashboard will still be accessible.


Top 10 Original Xbox Games

Welcome gamers, here's my personal top 10 original Xbox games. I have not played every original Xbox game so this will miss some classics and pardon the lack of RPG's. However, the Xbox games on here are relevant and stand up to todays modern games. These Xbox games have stood the test of time and will continue to do so. They also express the greatness of the original Xbox, some of these games are only on Xbox

Xbox Softmod Program

In order to give back to the gaming community we have created the first Xbox Softmod Program. This program allows responsible gamers to use the Xbox Softmod Kit and ship it to the next person on the list within 3 days of receiving it. By entering the Xbox Softmod Program you agree to pay for the shipping cost. In order to enter the Xbox Softmod Program you must be located in the United Kingdom or Australia or any country that uses [PAL]. Customers from the United States may purchase the Xbox Softmod Kit from our main page. 



We are are giving away a free Xbox Softmod Kit for the original Xbox. Enter the giveaway is via Twitter, Instagram or Facebook. Only one type of entry is necessary, choose one of the three entries below. The more you share the more chances you have of winning. The winner will be announced by 11:59pm EST on April 7, 2015.

Bypass Parental Controls on Original Xbox

Bypass Parental Controls on Original Xbox

Original Xbox parental controls are used to block games and DVD movies that are not suitable for children of a certain age. In the event you have set a parental control lock and have forgotten the password you can follow this procedure to reset and bypass the original Xbox parental controls.

Arcade Emulation on the Xbox Original

Today we want to discuss the arcade emulators for the original Xbox. The most popular arcade emulator is the M.A.M.E. (Multiple Arcade Machine Emulator) able to run games from the 80's and 90's with ease. There are several emulators that have ported over the MAME emulator for the original Xbox. 

Neo-Geo CD Game Discs Are Playable on the Xbox Original

Today we bring to attention the Neo-Geo CD. Available in 1994 the Neo-Geo CD was a video game consoles manufactured by SNK. The Neo-Geo CD is the CD equivalent version of the cartridge based Neo-Geo console released in 1991. The Neo-Geo CD was made to reduce manufacturing costs.  The Neo-Geo CD's library was mainly ports of AES and MVS titles but also had an array of exclusives. The Neo-Geo CD was discontinue in 1997, 97 CD games were released and eight of them were CD exclusive.

Play Sega CD Discs on the Xbox Original

Today we bring to attention the SEGA CD. Available in 1992 the SEGA CD was an add-on attachment to the Sega Genesis. The CD quality games a higher quality audio experience, some games such as Night Trap evolved around using FMV video. Many games were ported from their Sega Genesis version, some SEGA CD games showed great improvement while others were made with less effort and gave the SEGA CD brand a bad name.

MAMEoXtras v1.4 Released

MAMEoXtras v1.4
MAMEoXtras is a port of the popular MAME (Multi Arcade Machine Emulator) system for the Original Xbox. Includes source code. Featuring new updated driver work and brand spanking new skins. 

Contains coding by Erik Abair, opcode, luckyMIC, superfro, XPort, bendermike, Ebsy, HK$, IQ_132, gamezfan, destronger, cbagy, And BritneysPAIRS. 

New in this release: Games Now Playable.... Power Instinct Legends (USA Version). Ikari 3 The Rescue (Joystick Version). Crystal Castles (Joystick Version). Super World Court (English Language World Version). Authors: gamezfan and destronger
Download MAMEoXtras v1.4 Emulator for Original Xbox at EurAsia.nu

Install Microsoft Windows 98 on Orginal Xbox via Softmod

Windows 98 can be installed on the original Xbox as long as you meet the requirements. First your original Xbox must be modded then xds/windows98 can be installed. Xdsl is a linux operating system, like a computer for your Xbox. In this tutorial Xdsl and Windows 98 are both installed giving you two options. In the video you will see the installation take place from a burned DVD disc. The other option is to install without a disc via FTP.