Microsoft announced today that three new titles are now playable on Xbox One, thanks to its awesome backwards compatible feature. The three titles are: Prince of Persia, Earth Defense Force 2025, and Sine Mora.
Those who have the disc version of these three games can simply pop the game inside their Xbox One and allow the game to download. If however you don’t have the discs anymore, simply download and purchase them on the Xbox Live Marketplace.
Here’s an overview of each game:
Prince of Persia (Buy now on Xbox Live Marketplace)
Walk the path of a young warrior caught between the forces of Good and Evil. Defy a dark god and heal an ancient Persian kingdom of a deadly dark plague to save the world.
Sine Mora (Buy now on Xbox Live Marketplace)
Sine Mora is a horizontal shoot’em up that provides a unique take on challenge, where time is the ultimate factor. Mixing classic shooter sensibilities with contemporary presentation, Sine Mora is a gorgeous shmup that offers a Story Mode that weaves an over-the-top tale and an Arcade Mode that provides deep, satisfying gameplay to challenge fans of the genre. With many ways to manipulate time, Sine Mora features over 60 weapon combinations to complete each beatifully-crafted stage that form fits to the player’s skills with scaling difficulty. Soundtrack composed by Akira Yamaoka and featuring boss designs by Mahiro Maeda.
Earth Defense Force 2025 (Buy now on Xbox Marketplace)
Eight years since the defeat of the alien invasion and the destruction of the Mothership, civilization recovered most of the prosperity it once had. In 2025 a new state of emergency arises as giant aliens and insects are discovered deep underground. The Ravagers have evolved, and are stronger than ever. The Earth Defense Force must now stand up to these terrifying creatures to save humanity once more! The long awaited sequel that hardcore shooter fans demanded, Earth Defense Force 2025 is an action shooting bonanza that arms players to repel the most terrifying invasion of giant aliens the world has ever seen. Equip hundreds of weapons across four character classes and exterminate menacing creatures of all sizes to save the world!