Microsoft reveals original Xbox classics playable on Xbox One today

by on October 24, 2017

Microsoft unveiled the 13 Xbox games for Xbox One yesterday.

Starting today you can now play three generations of Xbox games on the Xbox One. The 13 titles to join the list from the original Xbox include Crimson Skies, Knights of the Old Republic, and more. Beginning November 7 there will be a few 360 games that will get Xbox One X enhanced as well including Assassin’s Creed and Halo 3.

The original Xbox games will get 4X pixel count boosts on Xbox One S and 16X on the One X. There will be disc and digital backward compatibility. The following 13 titles are available in the first batch:

BloodRayne 2
Crimson Skies: High Road to Revenge
Dead to Rights
Fuzion Frenzy
Grabbed by the Ghoulies
King of Fighters Neowave
Ninja Gaiden Black
Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time
Red Faction II
Sid Meier’s Pirates!
Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic

Here’s a comparison video for Knights of the Old Republic:

It is going to be interesting seeing this evolve over the next few months. Hopefully we get some classics like Jet Set Radio Future and maybe even games like Dead or Alive Xtreme Beach Volleyball.