Xbox One Backwards Compatibility Update 2016: Games You Might Have Missed

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Xbox Backwards Compatibility has become bigger, again.

Microsoft started porting Xbox 360 games to Xbox One on November 12th of 2015, and the list has come a long way and it keeps on growing. Microsoft has been supplying the users with games with Xbox One Backwards compatibility. And here are some backwards compatible games that Xbox fans might?ve missed and here?s some of the new ones.?

Shank 2

Shank 2 is a fan-favorite 2D brawler as an ex-mob hitman, Shank. Once again forced on offensive, now he must put his trusty arsenal of handguns, shotguns, automatic weapons, chainsaws, machetes and grenades. Shank 2 is from Electronic Arts.

Far Cry 3 Blood Dragon

Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon is a Cyber Shooter to an 80?s vision of the future. The year is 2007 and you are Sargent Rex Colt, a Mark IV Cyber Commando. Your mission is get the girl, kill the baddies and save the world. Far Cry 3 is brought to us by Ubisoft.

Mr. Driller Online

A downloadable puzzle video game based on the popular Japanese video game series for the Xbox Live Arcade made by Namco Bandai.

New Rally X

A maze driving arcade game that was released in 1981 by Namco Bandai.


An adventure game where the player must become a great ninja master in other to rescue Princess Sakura. This game is made by Cave.

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More Backwards Compatible Games

There is still a lot of games that are available in Xbox One from previous releases. Some ?AAA games from the last generation are also present in the current generation Xbox One including Fallout New Vegas, Red Dead Redemption, Call of Duty Black Ops, Fallout 3, Halo Reach, Gears of War 3, Halo Wars and Left4Dead 2.

Xbox One Backwards-Compatible games are still growing in the Xbox Community, PS4 however, didn?t take the opportunity to let the older games be playable on their current gen console. Long story short, Xbox One has the biggest list of backwards compatible games while PS4 has confirmed that they took a different path.


Check the full list of games with Xbox One Backwards Compatibility here. Make sure to check the list frequently.

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