The original Xbox innovated in many ways and borrowed in others. It didn't succeed as Microsoft had hoped, but did it completely fail.
Despite its flaws, and the mistakes made by this large company attempting to claw its way into the games space, the original Xbox made a huge difference to gaming.
By the end of its life in late 2005, it had set the stage for the gaming world we know today. Xbox changed gamers' expectations, technology's standards, and the future of other hardware companies' console ideals. Here are ten ways the original Xbox changed the world.