Today, Microsoft announced that it's adding three more titles to the list of Xbox and Xbox 360 games that are playable on the Xbox One family of consoles via the Backward Compatibility program. All of the new additions today were originally made for the Xbox 360 console, and it brings the list to a grand total of 513 games, with the 500-game milestone being crossed last month.
The new additions today include Saints Row, Saints Row: Gat Out of Hell, and Toybox Turbos.
Join the 3rd Street Saints in their battle for control of Stilwater in the 1st urban open world game for the Xbox 360! Offering extensive character customization, 13 unique pick up activities, 4 story lines, and a sprawling city that's unlocked from the start, Saints Row is the next evolutionary step in open world gaming.
After the space faring antics of Saints Row IV, many fans asked what we could do next... the answer? Shoot The Devil in the face. Play as either Johnny Gat or Kinzie Kensington as you tear apart Hell in a quest to save the leader of the Saints’ soul. Historical icons, old friends, older enemies, a talking gun, a full length musical number, and a whole lot of other shenanigans all await you in the open world standalone expansion playground that is Saints Row: Gat Out Of Hell. Key features: • Play as Johnny Gat or Kinzie Kensington – For the first time ever, play as the fan favorites Johnny Gat and Kinzie Kensington, alone or in 2-player online co-op. • An Open World from Hell – Wage war against the Prince of Darkness through-out the 5 unique districts of hell any way you want: rescue allies, pick a fight with nightmarish Arch-Dukes, rob Satan’s soul processing plants... dozens of options await you in an all new city unlike any that’s been seen in Saints Row before. • New Supernatural Powers –The acclaimed super powers of Saints Row 4 are back with a hellish twist - Soar through the air on fallen angel’s wings, summon devilish imps to attack your foes, and surround yourself in a divine aura that forces all to worship you. • Outrageous Weapons – Put the 7 deadly sins to good use with an arsenal of underworld themed arms: fire exploding frogs at enemies, shoot swarms of locusts, and even deal destruction from afterlife’s most comfortable (and lethal) armchair. • Kill Dex – We promise you can do it this time. Pinky swear.
Codemasters reboots the classic table top racing experience in Toybox Turbos! Collect & customise 35 vehicles, take on 18 crazy tracks & send your rivals into a spin with awesome power-ups, including mines, machine guns & giant car-mounted hammers! Master 6 modes in the single-player game, or take on 4 player multiplayer - local, online, or with a mix - perfect for one-more-go gaming sessions!
You've also still got a couple of days left to claim this month's Games with Gold. Until the end of the month, you can grab Super Mega Baseball 2 (Xbox One) and Vanquish (Xbox 360), although you'll have until June 15 to claim Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain (Xbox One).
Microsoft also announced the Games with Gold for June today, which include Assassin's Creed Chronicles: Russia (Xbox One), Smite Gold Bundle (Xbox One), Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed (Xbox 360), and Lego Indiana Jones 2 (Xbox 360).