Microsoft have released further details about the games that will be available with the backwards compatibility
beta which starts for Xbox preview program members today.
The initial list contains 21 titles in total, with more being added over the coming months. The complete list can be seen below.A Kingdom for KeflingsA World of KeflingsAlien Hominid HDBanjo-KazooieBanjo-Kazooie: Nuts & BoltsBanjo-TooieBattleBlock TheaterDefense Grid: The AwakeningGeometry Wars: Retro EvolvedHexic HDJetpac RefuelledKameo: Elements of PowerMass EffectPerfect DarkPerfect Dark ZeroSmall ArmsSuper Meat BoyToy SoldiersToy Soldiers: Cold WarViva PiñataViva Piñata: Trouble In Paradise
They also provided answers to some trending questions.Does backward compatibility cost extra?
Xbox One Backward Compatibility is free and allows you to play select Xbox 360 games you already own on Xbox One.
When will backward compatibility be available?
Xbox One Backward Compatibility is available starting today for Xbox Preview members. It will launch broadly in fall 2015.
How do I get into the Xbox Preview program?
The Xbox Preview program is by invitation only. If your friends are already in the program, they can invite you by using the “Invite friends” page in the Xbox Preview Dashboard app.
Is Xbox Live Gold required for backward compatibility?
Xbox Live Gold is not required for Xbox One Backward Compatibility. However, it is required for any standard Xbox Live Gold feature like online multiplayer.
How are titles selected?
We’re starting with some of the most popular and highest rated Xbox 360 titles. We’re listening to our fans and working with our partners. We’ll continue to update this page as more titles are added. We’re continuing to listen to Xbox fan feedback and you can request titles at Xbox Feedback.
Is there a comprehensive list of all the titles?
There is. We have an easy to use PDF available to download for your convenience.
Which game(s) from your Xbox 360 are you hoping to play on your Xbox One console?