Xbox Adds 76 Backward Compatible Titles, Including NieR


2021 Xbox Anniversary Celebration live-stream, Microsoft revealed an inventory of over 70 backward suitable titles, together with NieR. This is the ultimate batch of video games that Microsoft will add to the record. Aside from NieR, the Max Payne sequence, Dead or Alive Ultimate, and Mortal Kombat are additionally new additions. [Thanks, Nibellion!]

The whole record of video games that might be accessible within the Xbox backwards compatibility program is as follows:

Microsoft will even embrace FPS Boost on eleven of the brand new video games. Among these titles might be NieR and Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City.

As talked about earlier, that is the final bunch of backward suitable video games that may seem for Xbox consoles. According to Peggy Lo, who’s the compatibility program lead at Xbox, Microsoft is no longer able to usher in any extra previous video games as a consequence of licensing, authorized, or technical points. However, in 2019, Xbox introduced that it could not add any extra Xbox or Xbox 360 video games to the compatibility library. Yet NieR initially got here out on the Xbox 360 in 2010. While there aren’t any present plans so as to add any extra video games to the library, this will change sooner or later.

All 76 Xbox backward suitable video games, together with NieR, are actually accessible to play. In different NieR information, Square Enix is promoting a NieR Replicant Emil head plush in its Japanese on-line retailer.