Content: Hyper Light Drifter
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Game Description: Echoes of a dark and violent past resonate throughout a savage land, steeped in treasure and blood. Hyper Light Drifter is an action adventure RPG in the vein of the best 16­ bit classics, with modernized mechanics and designs on a much grander scale. Easy to pick up, difficult to master; enemies are vicious and numerous, hazards will easily crush your frail body, and friendly faces remain rare.

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Product Info:
Developer: Heart Machine
Publisher: Heart Machine
Website: Hyper Light Drifter
Twitter: @HeartMachineZ

Content: Carmageddon: Max Damage
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Game Description: You may pre-download this game, but it will not be playable until 12:01 AM EST on the release date (7/8/2016).

Carmageddon: Max Damage is the driving sensation where your opponents are a bunch of crazies in a twisted mix of mad cars. Select from over 30 metal mangling vehicles designed for the job in hand; wrecking opponents, chasing down pedestrians and causing maximum chaos! Create carnage in a wide range of large open world environments and smaller battle arenas, with plenty of fun stuff to smash into, smash up, snap off and sling around. Explore city streets and country trails, arid deserts and icy wastelands. There are over 90 entertaining PowerUps that will help or hinder your game in hilarious ways.

Content: EA SPORTS FIFA 17
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Game Description: You may pre-download this game, but it will not be playable until 12:01 AM EST on the release date (9/27/2016).

FIFA 17 immerses you in authentic football experiences by leveraging the sophistication of a new game engine, while introducing you to football players full of depth and emotion, and taking you to brand new worlds accessible only in the game. Complete innovation in the way players think and move, physically interact with opponents, and execute in attack lets you own every moment on the pitch.

There are 3 versions of EA SPORTS FIFA 17 available for pre-order – the standard edition, deluxe edition and super deluxe edition. Click each link for more details or see below.

EA SPORTS FIFA 17 Standard Edition Pre-Order – this bundle includes the game, 1-month trial of EA Access, 8-Match FUT Loan Player, Special Edition FUT Kits and 5 FUT Draft Tokens.

EA SPORTS FIFA 17 Deluxe Edition Pre-Order – this bundle includes the game, 1-month trial of EA Access, 8-Match FUT Loan Player, 3-Match Team of the Week Loan Player, Special Edition FUT Kits and 20 Jumbo Premium Gold Packs.

EA SPORTS FIFA 17 Super Deluxe Edition Pre-Order – this bundle includes the game, 1-month trial of EA Access, 8-Match FUT Loan Player, two 3-Match Team of the Week Loan Player, Special Edition FUT Kits and 40 Jumbo Premium Gold Packs.

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Last month we launched one of the most requested features: Xbox One Backward Compatibility, with an initial set of more than 100 titles, allowing fans to take their Xbox 360 experience to Xbox One and still be able to play with their friends, take screenshots, stream and record in-game DVR clips. Today, we’re excited to announce even more Xbox 360 titles available now on Xbox One via Backward Compatibility.

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Since launch on Nov. 12, fans have been enjoying Xbox 360 games on Xbox One for the first time ever, logging more than 9 million hours spent playing Xbox 360 games on Xbox One. And the most popular games fans from around the world have been spending those hours playing are Fallout 3, Gears of War 3, Just Cause 2, Assassin’s Creed II and DiRT 3.

From titles like DEUS EX: HUMAN REVOLUTION to classics like Fable III, today, fans will have 16 additional games to choose from, expanding our growing library of Xbox One Backward Compatibility titles. And as a reminder, all Xbox 360 games available through Games with Gold after Nov. 12, such as the recently available Sacred 3, are playable on Xbox One. You can find the full list of our latest additions below and also on Xbox.com/BackCompat.

What’s more, hot off the heels of the Halo 5: Guardians launch and the Halo World Championship kickoff on Dec. 6, Halo fans can dive even deeper into the Halo universe as Halo: Reach is among the titles added to the catalog this month. The game showcases the power of Xbox One Backward Compatibility, bringing exciting storylines and gameplay from fan favorites onto one console. Today, Halo: Reach will join Halo 5: Guardians, Halo: The Master Chief Collection and Halo: Spartan Assault on Xbox One.

Let’s dive into the list of new titles* available today:

New Additions to the Xbox One Backward Compatibility List

Content Title Content Type Publisher Status
Braid Arcade Microsoft Studios NEW
DEUS EX: HUMAN REVOLUTION Games On Demand SQUARE ENIX NEW
Doritos Crash Course Arcade Microsoft Studios NEW
Fable III Games On Demand Microsoft Game Studios NEW
Halo: Reach Games On Demand Microsoft Game Studios NEW
Hydro Thunder Arcade Microsoft Studios NEW
Iron Brigade Arcade Microsoft Studios NEW
Kane & Lynch 2 Games On Demand Square Enix Ltd NEW
Motocross Madness Arcade Microsoft Studios NEW
MS. PAC-MAN Arcade BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc. NEW
Peggle Arcade PopCap Games, Inc. NEW
Portal: Still Alive Arcade Microsoft Studios NEW
Spelunky Arcade Microsoft Studios NEW
Splosion Man Arcade Microsoft Studios NEW
Ticket to Ride Arcade Microsoft Studios NEW
Zuma’s Revenge! Arcade PopCap Games NEW

*Disclaimer: Games and availability subject to change. Title availability varies by region.

And this is just the beginning. We’re continuing to work with our publishing partners to grow our library of Xbox One Backward Compatibility titles, so stay tuned for more. We’ll be adding to the catalog on a regular basis, so be sure to check back here for the latest information about Xbox 360 titles that are playable on Xbox One.

Do you want to see a specific Xbox 360 title on Xbox One? Let us know. Fan feedback is essential in shaping the Xbox Experience, and it was integral in making Xbox One Backward Compatibility a reality. Keep voting for the Xbox 360 games that you want to add to Xbox One Backward Compatibility at Xbox.UserVoice.com.

For more information about Xbox One Backward Compatibility, check out my FAQ.

 

Content: Unravel
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Game Description: YOU MAY DOWNLOAD THE GAME FROM XBOX LIVE BEFORE IT IS AVAILABLE, BUT IT WILL NOT BE PLAYABLE UNTIL 12:01 AM PST / 3:01 AM EST ON THE RELEASE DATE (2/9/2016).

Unravel introduces Yarny, a new, lovable and endearing character made from a single thread of yarn, that slowly unravels as you move. Inspired by the unique and breath-taking environments of Northern Scandinavia, Unravel is a visually stunning, physics-based puzzle platformer. Using yarn to Swing from tree branch to tree branch or hitch a ride on a flying kite, no feat is too big. Yarny is brought to life as the representation of the ties that bind loved-ones together. Embark with Yarny on a seemingly larger than life adventure to reconnect the long-lost memories of a family. Told completely without words, experience an exciting and heartfelt story about love, hope and the journey of life.

Pre-order now to get the exclusive Yarny Avatar item.

Content: Back to the Future: The Game – 30th Anniversary Edition
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Game Description: Six months after Back to the Future Part III, the DeLorean time machine mysteriously returns to Hill Valley – driverless! Marty McFly must once again go back in time, or else the space-time continuum will be forever unraveled! Featuring Christopher Lloyd as Doc Brown, Tom Wilson as Biff Tannen, and Claudia Wells as Jennifer Parker, with a special appearance by Michael J. Fox, and introducing A.J. LoCascio voicing Marty McFly.

Purchase Back to the Future: The Game – 30th Anniversary Edition for Xbox One

Product Info:
Developer: Telltale Games
Publisher: Telltale Games
Website: Back to the Future: The Game
Twitter: @telltalegames

Content: Rugby League Live 3
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Game Description: Rugby League Live 3 features a number of different game modes, including a career mode, custom matches and online games. There is also a Fanhub program in which a user can create and edit teams, players and competitions. Includes over 100 teams from Rugby League competitions around the world including the NRL, Super League, Holden Cup, and many more.

Purchase Rugby League Live 3 for Xbox One from the Xbox Games Store
Purchase Rugby League Live 3 for Xbox 360 from the Xbox Games Store (Available 17 Sep)

Product Info:
Developer: Big Ant Studios
Publisher: Home Entertainment Suppliers Pty Ltd
Website: Rugby League Live 3
Twitter: @BigAntStudios