Latest Backwards Compatible News

Omega Five sees surprise return to Xbox Store

Omega Five, one of the Xbox 360's best original arcade shooters that was delisted from the Xbox Store back in January 2019, has suddenly been relisted and is once again available to purchase.

Posted 13 days ago by Sean Carey 30

Forza Horizon relisted on Microsoft Store

Xbox 360 favourite Forza Horizon has mysteriously reappeared on the Microsoft Store out of the blue. It doesn't seem to be included in Xbox Game Pass, however, and the price might raise a few eyebrows...

Posted 23 days ago by Luke Albigés 166

20 moments that defined Xbox: #14 — Backwards compatibility

Part 14 of our Xbox20 defining Xbox moments series brings us to a hugely requested feature for Xbox One that let users play their old games on the new console via a selective backwards compatibility programme.

Posted 6 months ago by Luke Albigés 35

Three Quick Game Completions in This Week's Xbox Sales

OK, this week's Xbox One sale and Xbox 360 sale are both a little on the disappointing side. It probably won't surprise you to learn that we don't have much for you in terms of quick completions either. But we will try our best.

Posted 2 years ago by Sam Quirke 39

11 Games Leaving Xbox Game Pass at the End of May 2019

Earlier this month, we were made aware that six titles will be leaving Xbox Game Pass today. Unfortunately, we've just picked up news of 11 more titles that will be leaving on May 31st.

Posted 3 years ago by Dave Horobin

Hitman HD Pack Now Backward Compatible

Another title has joined the ever expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program. Hitman HD Pack is now available to play on the Xbox One.

Posted 3 years ago by Dave Horobin

Ninja Gaiden II Now Backward Compatible

Another title has joined the ever expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program. Ninja Gaiden II is now available to play on the Xbox One.

Posted 3 years ago by Dave Horobin