Microsoft is adding two games to the Xbox One Backward Compatibility list today, making the total for the week three, after Alice: Madness Returns was added on Tuesday. The grand total for the list, however, should be 325 Xbox 360 games.
Sparkster makes his triumphant arrival on next-gen consoles with Rocket Knight, an updated, hi-definition entry in the classic 2D side-scrolling rocket action series. Our favorite opossum hero returns home after 15 years to find the kingdom of Zephyrus in shambles. Use your wits and Sparkster’s trusty rocket pack to dodge and defeat a menacing wolf army threatening the lives of his people.
Shadows of the Damned follows a demon hunter named Garcia Hotspur deep into a re-imagining of hell where he must rescue the love of his life by defeating the armies of darkness with the power of the light. Shadows of the Damned delivers shocking and unique gameplay experiences that includes over-the-top action, grandiose boss battles, demented puzzles, grotesque enemies, heart-pounding moments and psychotic imagery. Working his way through the City of the Damned to get his love back, Garcia is aided by Johnson a former demon with the ability to transform into an array of vicious weapons, Garcia will rip apart the horrific forces of the underworld to protect what he loves most. Throughout the game players must utilize the power of the light to fight the army of the dark in unique light versus darkness gameplay that will forever change the way gamers perceive puzzles, combat, and action. Brace yourself for one hell of a trip to the city of the damned.
Keep in mind that you've only got five more days to claim the Games with Gold that expire at the end of the month. These include World of Van Helsing: Deathtrap (Xbox One) and Rayman Origins (Xbox 360), but you also have until February 15 to grab Killer Instinct Season2 Ultra Edition (Xbox One). Microsoft also recently announced next month's Games with Gold, which offers four free games per month to Xbox Live Gold subscribers.