Microsoft and Adidas announced the Xbox 20th Forum Tech sneaker on October 6 (local time) to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the Xbox release. Inspired by the 2001 Xbox One Halo: Combat Evolved limited edition model, it has the Xbox logo engraved on the side.
However, the sports car itself is not for sale. However, over the next few months, they will be announcing sneakers inspired by past and present Xbox consoles, and this year, fan-purchasable models will appear.
This collaboration is the first step in the global deployment of the program (Always Played In. Never Played Out). This program deals with popular games over the past 20 years, such as sports, games, and lifestyle, and there will be various movements in the future.
On the other hand, as for the collaboration between game consoles and sneakers, PlayStation and Nike released sneakers, and Nintendo released a collaboration sneaker with Puma and Gather Forest. Related information can be found here.
Meanwhile, Microsoft announced the 20th Anniversary Special Edition of the Xbox Wireless Controller to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the Xbox on November 15th. With the Xbox Green color as an accent, the front of the case is painted black. It is conscious of the translucent green used by the original Xbox debugging equipment, and the point is that the internal structure is made of silver, so it is easy to see.
The function itself is the same as the regular Xbox Wireless Controller, but when connected to the Xbox Series X/S, the 20th anniversary wallpaper is unlocked. To commemorate the 20th anniversary, Microsoft is also releasing the recently announced Xbox Stereo Headset 20th Anniversary Special Edition. Here, too, translucent black and silver internal structure, the 20th anniversary logo on the left side. Related information can be found here.