Dragon Age 2 and Saints Row 2 Gets Backwards Compatibility for Xbox One

Dragon Age 2 and Saints Row 2 Gets Backwards Compatibility for Xbox One

With Microsoft’s announcement of backwards compatible games for Xbox One last month, the list is growing longer as they add two more titles, Dragon Age 2 and Saints Row 2.

Dragon Age 2 and Saints Row 2 Now Backwards Compatible for Xbox One

Whether Microsoft are cashing in on the nostalgia wave or just giving into what player’s wishes for the ability to play some of their favourite games from the past, the list of titles of backwards compatible games on Xbox One is growing. The latest additions are Bioware’s action RPG Dragon Age 2 and Volition’s GTA inspired Saints Row 2. If you need a quick refresher on what these games are about read on:

Dragon Age 2

Dive into the story of political turmoil as you take on the role of Hawke and strive to become the Champion of Kirkwall. Choose the role of a human mage, rogue or warrior as you defend the city and a strange new threat known as Red Lyrium.

Saints Row 2

Saints Row 2 follows the GTA open world styled gameplay but brings it’s own flavour with colourful characters and the warring gangs. Enjoy living your best thug life with a range of weapons to choose from and vehicles to commandeer.

If you own a physical copy of either Xbox 360 game, you’ll already be able to pop it into your Xbox One and play Dragon Age 2 or Saints Row 2. Alternatively there titles are available to purchase on the Xbox Store.

For more backwards compatible game check out Microsoft Announces Release Of Backwards Compatible Original Xbox Games For Xbox One and be sure to read the Top RPG news rundown of the week.


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