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10 More Games Added to Xbox One Backward Compatibility; ‘Witcher 2’ Free for Limited Time

Xbox One’s list of more than 100 backward compatible games grew by 10 today.

Witcher 2

A mix of AAA Xbox 360 and Xbox Live Arcade titles, here is the list of compatible games that launched today:

  • Aegis Wing
  • Age of Booty
  • Counter-Strike: GO
  • Jeremy McGrath’s Offroad
  • Sam & Max Save the World
  • Skullgirls
  • Small Arms
  • Soulcalibur
  • Space Giraffe
  • The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings

To sweeten the announcement, Witcher 2 is free to download at xbox.com from now until 12 a.m. UTC on Tuesday, Feb. 5.

In other backward compatible news, instead of launching games monthly, Microsoft will now release games as they are given the green light by publishers. Since the feature launched in November 2015, more than 21 million hours have been played on backward compatible games.

To vote for Xbox 360 games you want to play on Xbox One, head here.


Robbie Key is the Nintendo editor for Analog Addiction, assistant news editor at The Daily Sentinel and former editor-in-chief of The Pine Log at Stephen F. Austin State University, where he is now an alumnus. Follow his completely relevant Twitter updates, watch his awesometacular YouTube videos and view his LinkedIn profile.

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