Latest Backwards Compatible News

Brothers in Arms: Hell's Highway And AirMech Arena Now Backward Compatible

Another three titles have joined the ever-expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including Brothers in Arms: Hell's Highway, AirMech Arena and Brothers in Arms: Hell's Highway (DE).

Posted 3 hours ago by Dave Horobin, 20 comments

The 18 Quickest Game Completions from the March 19th Xbox Sale

Now that this week's Xbox One and Xbox 360 sales have both dropped, we thought we'd help you decide what to spend your hard-earned cash on by listing the quickest completions on offer.

Posted 2 days ago by Dave Horobin, 19 comments

Maintenance Scheduled Tomorrow for Xbox Backwards Compatibility Services

Players who still play Xbox 360 titles, either on the Xbox 360 console or via Backward Compatibility on the Xbox One, will need to be aware of maintenance due to take place on the Xbox Live network tomorrow.

Posted 3 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 44 comments

Castlevania: Harmony of Despair Backward Compatible From Today

Castlevania: Harmony of Despair is going backward compatible from today. Though the switch does not appear to be live in all regions, a recent tweet from Major Nelson has confirmed the news.

Posted 7 days ago by Sam Quirke, 32 comments

The 14 Quickest Game Completions from the March 12th Xbox Sale

Now that this week's Xbox One and Xbox 360 sales have both dropped, we thought we'd help you decide what to spend your hard earned cash on by listing the quickest completions on offer.

Posted 9 days ago by Dave Horobin, 26 comments

UPDATE: Crackdown 2 is Now Backward Compatible, and Free for a Limited Time

Major Nelson has tweeted that Crackdown 2 will be available on Xbox One via Backward Compatibility from today. If that wasn't enough, the game will also be free to download for a limited time.

Posted 12 days ago by Sam Quirke, 99 comments

The 15 Quickest Game Completions from the March 5th Xbox Sale

Now that this week's Xbox One and Xbox 360 sales have both dropped, we thought we'd help you decide what to spend your hard earned cash on by listing the quickest completions on offer.

Posted 16 days ago by Dave Horobin, 30 comments

Hydrophobia and Marathon: Durandal Now Backward Compatible

Another two titles have joined the ever-expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including Hydrophobia and Marathon: Durandal.

Posted 23 days ago by Dave Horobin, 58 comments

The 15 Quickest Game Completions from the February 26th Xbox Sale

Now that this week's Xbox One and Xbox 360 sales have both dropped, we thought we'd help you decide what to spend your hard earned cash on by listing the quickest completions on offer.

Posted 23 days ago by Dave Horobin, 19 comments

Lost Planet Series And Resident Evil: Code Veronica X HD Now Backward Compatible

Another five titles have joined the ever expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including Lost Planet 2, Resident Evil Code: Veronica X HD and Lost Planet 3.

Posted 28 days ago by Dave Horobin, 100 comments

Maintenance Scheduled for Xbox 360 Services

Xbox users playing from their Xbox 360 or playing backward compatible games on their Xbox One should take note of incoming server maintenance that may cause disconnections from Xbox Live.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 84 comments

Orcs Must Die! And The King of Fighters XIII Now Backward Compatible

Another 2 titles have joined the ever expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including Orcs Must Die! and The King of Fighters XIII.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 30 comments

The Eight Quickest Game Completions from the February 12th Xbox Sale

Now that this week's Xbox One and Xbox 360 sales have both dropped, we thought we'd help you decide what to spend your hard earned cash on by listing the quickest completions on offer.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 30 comments

The Original Crackdown Is Currently Free on the Xbox Store

Crackdown 3 is just around the corner, and to celebrate Microsoft have made the first title completely free to download for a limited time.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 15 comments

LEGO Batman 2 and Port Royale 3: Pirates and Merchants Now Backwards Compatible

Another two titles have joined the ever-expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes and Port Royale 3: Pirates and Merchants.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 38 comments

Bloodstained and Assassin's Creed Rogue Now Free with Games with Gold

We're still a day shy of a new month, but that hasn't stopped Microsoft giving Xbox Live Gold members that chance to download two new games for free via February 2019's Games with Gold.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 53 comments

The Eight Quickest Game Completions from the January 29th Xbox Sale

Now that this week's Xbox One and Xbox 360 sales have both dropped, we thought we'd help you decide what to spend your hard earned cash on by listing the quickest completions on offer.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 33 comments

Four Games from the Command & Conquer Series Are Now Backwards Compatible

Another four titles have joined the ever-expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including Command & Conquer 3: Tiberium Wars, Command & Conquer: Red Alert 3 and more.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 75 comments

The Seven Quickest Game Completions from the January 22nd Xbox Sale

Now that this week's Xbox One and Xbox 360 sales have both dropped, we thought we'd help you decide what to spend your hard earned cash on by listing the quickest completions on offer.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 65 comments

Ace Combat 6: Fires of Liberation Now Backward Compatible

Another title has joined the ever-expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program. Ace Combat 6: Fires of Liberation is now available to play on the Xbox One.

Posted 2 months ago by Dave Horobin, 39 comments

WRC 6 and Far Cry 2 Now Free with Games with Gold

We've reached the middle of the month and, of course, that means that two new games are available for Xbox LIVE Gold members to download for free through January's Games with Gold.

Posted 2 months ago by Dave Horobin, 26 comments

The 12 Quickest Game Completions from the January 15th Sale

Now that this week's Xbox One and Xbox 360 sales have both dropped, we thought we'd help you decide what to spend your hard earned cash on by listing the quickest completions on offer.

Posted 2 months ago by Dave Horobin, 17 comments

Battlestations: Pacific And More Now Backward Compatible

Another three titles have joined the ever-expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including Battlestations: Pacific, FUEL and Rayman Raving Rabbids.

Posted 2 months ago by Dave Horobin, 52 comments

FUEL Will Be Backwards Compatible from January 10th

Codemasters' unusual alternate-reality racer FUEL will be available on Xbox One via backwards compatibility from January 10th. The news was revealed by the company on their official Twitter account.

Posted 2 months ago by Sam Quirke, 31 comments

The Five Quickest Game Completions from the December 18th Sale

Now that this week's Xbox One and Xbox 360 sales have both dropped, we thought we'd help you decide what to spend your hard earned cash on by listing the quickest completions on offer.

Posted 3 months ago by Dave Horobin, 15 comments

Never Alone and Mercenaries: PoD Now Free with Games with Gold

We've reached the halfway point of the month, and of course, that means that Xbox LIVE Gold members now have the chance to download two new games for free.

Posted 3 months ago by Dave Horobin, 65 comments

Purchase a 12-Month Xbox Game Pass Subscription for £47.99 on Amazon UK

The deals from Amazon UK keep on coming, with the site currently offering a 12-month Xbox Game Pass subscription for the bargain price of £47.99.

Posted 3 months ago by Dave Horobin, 19 comments

The Darkness And More Now Backward Compatible

Another four titles have joined the ever-expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including The Darkness, Duke Nukem Forever and The Bureau: XCOM Declassified).

Posted 3 months ago by Dave Horobin, 123 comments

Q.U.B.E. 2 and Dragon Age II Now Free with Games with Gold

It's the start of a new month and, of course, that means that Xbox LIVE Gold members now have the chance to download two new games for free via December's Games with Gold.

Posted 3 months ago by Dave Horobin, 39 comments

Aliens vs. Predator and More Now Backward Compatible

Another three titles have joined the ever-expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including Aliens vs. Predator, Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning and Sonic Unleashed.

Posted 4 months ago by Dave Horobin, 90 comments

Cyberpunk 2077, FF XIII Trilogy and More Added to Xbox One X Enhanced List

Microsoft has updated the Xbox One X enhanced games list today on Nov 14th 2018, with a number of new additions and changes to existing games.

Posted 4 months ago by Dave Horobin, 23 comments

The Eight Quickest Game Completions from the November 13th Xbox Sale

Now that this week's Xbox 360 and Xbox One sales are live, we thought we'd help you decide what to spend your hard earned cash on by listing the quickest completions on offer.

Posted 4 months ago by Dave Horobin, 22 comments

Final Fantasy XIII Trilogy Now Backward Compatible

Another three titles have joined the ever-expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including Final Fantasy XIII, Final Fantasy XIII-2 and Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII.

Posted 4 months ago by Dave Horobin, 38 comments

Final Fantasy XIII Trilogy Is X Enhanced/Backward Compatible on Nov. 13th

At X018 it was announced FFXIII, FFXIII-2 and FFXIII Lightning Returns are joining the Xbox backward compatibility program and receiving Xbox One X enhancements available on November 13th.

Posted 4 months ago by Nic Stevenson, 51 comments

Tom Clancy's EndWar and Tom Clancy's H.A.W.X Now Backward Compatible

Another two titles have joined the ever-expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including Tom Clancy's EndWar and Tom Clancy's H.A.W.X.

Posted 4 months ago by Dave Horobin, 52 comments

Battlefield 1 and Assassin's Creed Now Free with Games with Gold

It's the start of a new month and, of course, that means that Xbox Live Gold members now have the chance to download two new games for free via November 2018's Games with Gold.

Posted 4 months ago by Dave Horobin, 51 comments

Just Cause and Three Castlevania Titles Now Backwards Compatible

Another four titles have joined the ever-expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including Just Cause and three Castlevania titles.

Posted 5 months ago by Dave Horobin, 56 comments

LEGO Star Wars II: The Original Trilogy and Tropico 4 Now Backward Compatible

Another two titles have joined the ever-expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including LEGO Star Wars II: The Original Trilogy and Tropico 4.

Posted 5 months ago by Dave Horobin, 55 comments

Four More Xbox 360 Titles Are Now Enhanced on the Xbox One X

Major Nelson has revealed that four Xbox 360 titles that were already available to play on the Xbox One via the backwards compatibility program will be enhanced on the Xbox One starting today.

Posted 5 months ago by Dave Horobin, 42 comments

Crysis, Crysis 2 and Crysis 3 Now Backward Compatible

Another three titles have joined the ever-expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including Crysis, Crysis 2 and Crysis 3.

Posted 5 months ago by Dave Horobin, 104 comments

Victor Vran and Hitman: Blood Money Now Free with Games with Gold

We're at the halfway stage of the month, and that means that Xbox LIVE Gold members now have the chance to download two new games for free via October's Games with Gold.

Posted 5 months ago by Dave Horobin, 20 comments

Metal Gear Solid HD Collection Now Backward Compatible

Another title has joined the ever-expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program. Metal Gear Solid HD Collection is now available to play on the Xbox One.

Posted 5 months ago by Dave Horobin, 57 comments

Overcooked and Stuntman: Ignition Now Free with Games with Gold

It's the start of a brand new month and that means that Xbox LIVE Gold members now have the chance to download two new games for free via October's Games with Gold.

Posted 5 months ago by Dave Horobin, 36 comments

Is Max Payne Coming to Backwards Compatibility Today?

Developer Remedy is teasing a big announcement for later today. A mysterious tweet shows both Max Payne games and a magazine with Control on the cover, and we're having a lot of fun trying to work out what it means.

Posted 6 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 68 comments

October 2018's Xbox Game Pass Additions Announced

It's nearly the start of the new month, and that means new Xbox Game Pass additions. October will take Game Pass subscribers on a wild ride with hot new release Forza Horizon 4.

Posted 6 months ago by Kelly Packard, 48 comments

October Xbox Games With Gold Titles Announced

During today's presentation of Inside Xbox, the October Games With Gold were announced, featuring the usual rotation of two Xbox One games and two backward-compatible Xbox 360 games.

Posted 6 months ago by Kelly Packard, 184 comments

Call of Juarez: Bound in Blood And Call of Juarez: The Cartel Now Backward Compatible

Another two titles have joined the ever-expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including Call of Juarez: Bound in Blood and Call of Juarez: The Cartel.

Posted 6 months ago by Dave Horobin, 41 comments

Brutal Legend and Greg Hastings Paintball 2 Now Backward Compatible

Another three titles have joined the ever-expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including Brutal Legend, Greg Hastings Paintball 2 and Greg Hastings Paintball 2 (EU).

Posted 6 months ago by Dave Horobin, 58 comments

Zone of the Enders HD Collection And Rumble Roses XX Now Backward Compatible

Another 2 titles have joined the ever expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including Zone of the Enders HD Collection and Rumble Roses XX.

Posted 6 months ago by Dave Horobin, 62 comments

The 15 Quickest Game Completions from this Week's Xbox Sale

With so many of the games in this week's Xbox One and Xbox 360 sales playable on the Xbox One, we thought we'd help you decide what to spend your hard earned cash on by listing the 15 quickest completions on offer.

Posted 6 months ago by Dave Horobin, 31 comments