The online community The Hidden Palace has released over 300 Xbox rarities. The huge leak consists of tech demos and prototypes, but also includes some previously unreleased games for the original Xbox.
The Hidden Palace is an online community dedicated to video game preservation. In this role the members try to To save game rarities from being forgotten and publish older projects for download for emulator fans. These projects range from unfinished drafts to special developer builds to almost full-fledged and unreleased games. Now a huge batch of projects including 349 games for the original Xbox has been released.
Project Deluge: 349 Xbox-Games releast
The latest leak from The Hidden Palace is fittingly named Project Deluge and contains 349 game prototypes for the original Xbox as well as 135 game prototypes for the Sega Dreamcast. Xbox highlights include early builds of Psychonauts, Jet Set Radio Future, and Crazy Taxi 3: High Roller.
The focus of game archivists should of course be particularly on the previously completely unreleased games lie. In this category, the leak offers the canceled Xbox version of Pac-Man: World Rally, an English-language version of the Japan-exclusive game Dinosaur Hunting: Ushinawareta Daichi and the project prototypes from The Vatz, The Red Star and US Open 2003 . (Source: The Hidden Palace)
The Hidden Palace: Archive for leaked games
The leaked builds and prototypes can be found on the website of The Hidden Palace Download it from experienced emulator users and try it out. Thus, gamers with an interest in gaming history can experience unpublished rough diamonds as well as exciting games of the era in their early stages.
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Incidentally, the Xbox or Dreamcast leak was not the first trick by Project Deluge: The Hidden Palace community had already released prototypes of the original PlayStation, the Sega Saturn and the PlayStation 2 in March and April 2021.