Three more classic Xbox 360 games have been added to the already impressive Xbox One backwards compatibility library. The news was announced by Xbox Community Manager Larry ‘Major Nelson’ Hryb on Twitter.
The three new games being added are famous fan favorites: Gyruss, Raiden IV and Red Faction: Armageddon.
Back in 2016, more classics like the Bioshock Trilogy, the Mass Effect Trilogy, Red Dead Redemption and the Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion were added. 2017’s most widely recieved release so far has been Call of Duty: Black Ops 2.
Furthermore, Red Faction: Armageddon will also be free to download this month for Xbox Live Gold subscribers. The game is included in Games With Gold’s August lineup, which was announced recently.
Red Faction: Armageddon will be available as a free download from August 16th through August 31st on the Xbox One and the Xbox One.
In related news, 343 Industries and Microsoft recently got together to announce that Halo 3, Halo 3: ODST, Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary and Halo 4 will all be playable on the Xbox One soon, but their release date is still unknown.
Upon launch, all the mentioned Halo games will come with free DLC packs. Meaning you can enjoy the expansions free of cost. They will also support cross-generation local multiplayer via LAN connections. Meaning you can hook up both your Xbox One and 360 and play together!