NEWS - Thursday, March 30, 2006


360 Backwards Compatibility Lists Grows

Xbox 360 backwards compatibility list grows - a little Three new titles enter the list, 12 old titles get improved compatibility Microsoft has made a minor update to the Xbox 360 backwards compatibility list, adding patches to allow three new titles to run on the new console - namely Black, Star Wars Battlefront II, and Winning Eleven 9. The update, which is the first change to the list of backwards compatible titles in several months, also fixes issues with a number of games which previously worked with the Xbox 360 but had bugs in the compatibility code, including Ninja Gaiden, Fable, Half-Life 2 and GTA San Andreas. Details of the new update were posted on the popular blog of Xbox Live director of programming Larry Hyrb (better known by his GamerTag, Major Nelson), and the update appears to apply to European users as well as US users, according to comments left on the blog. As with all previous backwards compatibility patches, users can download these new updates by putting the Xbox game that requires them into the Xbox 360 drive while connected to Xbox Live. They can also be downloaded to a PC from the Xbox.com website and transferred to the Xbox 360 on a CD-R. Although only a small number of games have been added to the list with this update, Microsoft’s stated goal is to eventually have every Xbox game working on the Xbox 360 - although at this rate of progress, it looks like it could take a long time for that objective to be met.
Source: http://www.gameindustry.biz

Comments

Site Statistics

Registered Members: 48,562
Forum Posts: 725,916
Xbox One Titles: 2,754
Xbox 360 Titles: 1,086
Xbox 360 Kinect Titles: 95
Xbox 360 Arcade Titles: 586
Original Xbox Titles: 987
Staff Reviews: 2,018
Member Reviews: 10,339
News Articles: 15,610
Screenshots: 33,987
Xbox 360 Achievements: 45,112
Xbox 360 Faceplates: 2,016
Cheat Codes: 1,706

Latest News








See News Archives

Community Forum Activity

Xbox Series X or S
Post by Nato King
2 Replies, 399 Views

Spellbreak Grand Magus Pack (3) and Starter Pack (7) Giveaway!
Post by Variation-XBA
0 Replies, 370 Views

I pay $ 1000! I search the Element 54 Canadian launch Team signaturen Faceplate
Post by Smill
0 Replies, 4566 Views

Xbox one no signal
Post by debrartin
0 Replies, 26555 Views

do you remember?
Post by SnoochyBoochy
3 Replies, 26584 Views

i haz xbox
Post by SnoochyBoochy
0 Replies, 22712 Views

Claiming the first thread of 2020
Post by Kraft
6 Replies, 38635 Views

Important! I pay $ 1000! I search the Sweden launch and the Element 54 Faceplate
Post by Smill
3 Replies, 22667 Views

Squad Up
Post by samslophead
0 Replies, 48608 Views

TERA Skinned Xbox One X Giveaway!
Post by Variation-XBA
0 Replies, 52408 Views

Starfield Release expectations?
Post by DJ tx
4 Replies, 87558 Views

Issue with Xbox live on Xbox home
Post by rcmpayne
0 Replies, 60091 Views

Happy Birthday, Me.
Post by SnoochyBoochy
4 Replies, 73609 Views

Xbox Playdates Canada October, 2018 Play date info thread.
Post by Kiesey
2 Replies, 18535 Views

2 Giveaways! Bridge Constructor Portal AND Tempest 4000!
Post by Variation-XBA
0 Replies, 17241 Views

© 2000-2020 XboxAddict.com - All rights reserved. All trademarks are properties of their respective owners.
Xbox is a registered trademark of Microsoft. XboxAddict.com is not affiliated with Microsoft.

Made in Canada
Site Design by Cameron Graphics