First Batch of Original Xbox Games Backwards Compatible for Xbox One Announced

Microsoft has announced the first batch of backwards compatible original Xbox games for Xbox One.

The first set of games are launching for Xbox One today, October 24th. Here’s the full list of games:

  • Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic
  • Ninja Gaiden Black
  • Crimson Skies: High Road to Revenge
  • Fuzion Frenzy
  • Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time
  • Psychonauts
  • Dead to Rights
  • Black
  • Grabbed by the Ghoulies
  • Sid Meier’s Pirates!
  • Red Faction II
  • BloodRayne 2
  • The King of Fighters Neowave

All the included games will perform better with enhanced 1080p resolution, higher and/or smoother frame rates, and better loading times.

Brandon Orselli


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