More Backwards Compatibility for the 360

psychonauts_boxart.jpgWhile a few days back this was merely a rumor, however Microsoft made the updated backwards compatibility official by updating the list located here on their site. One of the more notable titles to make this list is Psychonauts which, along with Barbie Horse Adventures, could be one of the most underrated games ever.

Anyway, if you’ve been reading the site since Rachel found a PS3, you’ve probably noticed that we’ve been knocking the 360’s backwards compatibility when compared to the thousands of titles available for the PlayStation 3. It’s nice to see that Microsoft is still working on making their older titles playable on the 360 so maybe one day my wife and I can play us some Karaoke Revolution without the nasty upscaling lag.

Continue reading for the list of newly available games.

Buffy the Vampire Slayer
Burnout 3: Takedown
Conker: Live and Reloaded
Dead or Alive Ultimate
Destroy All Humans!
Dynasty Warriors 4
Evil Dead: A Fistful of Boomstick
Ex Chaser (Japan only)
Family Guy
Far Cry: Instincts
Farenheit/Indigo Prophecy
I-Ninja
Leisure Suit Larry: Magna Cum Laude
Mortal Kombat: Armageddon
MotoGP
Muzzle Flash (Japan only)
MX Unleashed
Open Season
Pariah
Plus Plumb 2 (Japan only)
Psychonauts
Psyvariar 2 Extend Edition (Japan only)
Rainbow Six: Lockdown
Rapala Pro Fishing
Rent-A-Hero no. 1 (Japan only)
Scarface
Shark Tale
Shenmue II
Soul Calibur II (North America only)
Splinter Cell: Double Agent
Tenerezza (Japan only)
The Incredibles
The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie
Ultimate Spider-Man
Wakeboarding Unleashed: Featuring Sean Murray
Whacked!
Winback2: Project Poseidon
Xiaolin Showdown

About the Author

Having over 25 years of gaming experience, Zach knows a thing or two when it comes to one of his favorite entertainment activities. Additionally, he has also written many articles previewing and reviewing titles which can be found in various places around the net, including VGBlogger.com.