Xbox One backwards compatibility of Xbox 360 games was Microsoft's big surprise at E3 2015, and since debuting the feature later that year, the publisher has been hard at work rolling out new releases on a month-by-month basis. From fan-favourite Xbox Live Arcade games to some of the biggest Xbox 360 exclusives such as Gears of War 3 and Halo: Reach, the current roster represents a wide selection of some of the console's greatest hits. While both downloadable and disc-based games work on Xbox One, since games are emulated on a case-by-case basis, not every title has been given the backwards compatibility treatment - so below is a run down of every game made available so far. We'll be updating the list with each subsequent new release, as well as Digital Foundry's verdict if they have one. On this page: Xbox One backwards compatibility list: Every original Xbox game currently playable on Xbox One Introduced on October 24 2017, Xbox original games are now backwards compatible on Xbox … [Read more...] about Xbox One backwards compatibility list: What Xbox 360 games are playable on Xbox One?
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Six more Xbox 360 games that are backward compatible on Xbox One are getting enhanced updates — like improved pixel count and enhanced color depth — on Xbox One X, Microsoft announced during a livestream today. Those new Xbox One X-enhanced titles include Rockstar Games’ open-world Western Red Dead Redemption and Epic Games’ third-person shooter Gears of War 2. Sega’s Sonic Generations, which was originally released on Xbox 360 in 2011, also joins the list of backward compatible games — and it too is now Xbox One X enhanced. Rounding out the list are Vigil Games’ Darksiders, Valve’s Portal 2 and LucasArts’ Star Wars: The Force Unleashed. Those six new Xbox One X Enhanced games go live today. Today’s updates bring the number of Xbox One X-enhanced Xbox 360 games to 17. In February, Microsoft added The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings, Forza Horizon, Fable Anniversary and Crackdown to the list, joining Assassin’s Creed, … [Read more...] about Six more Xbox 360 games get Xbox One X enhanced updates
These are the best Xbox One games, officially and painstakingly selected especially for you, dear reader. Some great games are on the horizon for Xbox One. Just this week Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice was announced, and with State of Decay 2 imminent and Crackdown 3 rumoured to be coming soon, 2018 looks like its going to be a good year. We’ve recently added Capcom’s life-consuming action-RPG Monster Hunter World to this list, as well as overnight streaming sensation Fortnite: Battle Royale. Microsoft’s first AAA-exclusive of the year – Sea of Thieves – dropped in March. Despite some launch issues, it’s such swashbuckling fun that it’s made our list too. At the tail end of last year the beautiful Egyptian open-world of Assassin’s Creed: Origins and Nazi-splattering FPS extravaganza, Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus both made the cut. It was also time to bid farewell to Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor, as Middle Earth: Shadow of War … [Read more...] about The best Xbox One games in 2018: every must-play on Xbox One S and One X
By Stephany Nunneley, Tuesday, 27 February 2018 19:33 GMT Four Xbox 360 titles have been enhanced for Xbox One X and a new graphics setting for such titles is now available for the console. Xbox 360 titles The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings, Forza Horizon, Fable Anniversary and today’s addition to the Backward Compatibility library, Crackdown, have been enhanced for Xbox One X. Today’s additions bring the total of Xbox One X Enhanced Xbox 360 games to 11. Here’s the full list of enhanced 360 titles for Xbox One X: Assassin’s Creed Crackdown Fable Anniversary Fallout 3 Forza Horizon Gears of War 3 Halo 3 Mirror’s Edge Oblivion Skate 3 The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings Along with the enhancements, Microsoft announced a new graphics setting for enhanced Xbox 360 titles on Xbox One X. Xbox 360 games which have been enhanced for Xbox One feature a higher resolution and nine times the original pixel count, increased texture details and antialiasing. … [Read more...] about Xbox 360 titles The Witcher 2, Forza Horizon, Fable Anniversary, Crackdown enhanced for Xbox One X
Xbox One X owners looking for some fun Xbox 360 throwbacks now have some new options for enhanced games, including Crackdown, Microsoft announced today. The company has expanded the list of Xbox 360 games with Xbox One X enhancements by four, adding Crackdown, the 2007 open-world action game from Realtime Worlds; Fable Anniversary, the 2014 remaster of the original Fable; Forza Horizon, the inaugural 2012 entry in Playground Games’ open-world spinoff of the Forza Motorsport franchise; and The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings, the well-regarded second iteration of CD Projekt Red’s Witcher series from 2011. Note that Microsoft shifted Forza Horizon into “end of life” status in October 2016, which means that it is no longer possible to buy it or any of its downloadable content. You’ll need to already own the game, or acquire a disc copy, in order to play it on an Xbox One X these days. It’s also worth pointing out that the original Crackdown has not been … [Read more...] about Crackdown and more Xbox 360 games enhanced for Xbox One X