Assassin's Creed on Xbox One
Assassin's Creed, with other Ubisoft titles almost confirmed to offer backwards compatibility on Xbox One consolesUbisoft

Microsoft recently released a list of Xbox 360 games compatible with Xbox One as part of backwards compatibility. This functionality is slated to go live in November 2015. Now, Ubisoft has also hinted that several of its popular game titles will be backwards compatible with Xbox One.

Though the developer has not officially released a list of games, multiple titles have been teased by Ubisoft's Mexico unit on Facebook. These include popular offerings such as Assassin's Creed, Assassin's Creed 2, Assassin's Creed Brotherhood, Far Cry 3 and more.

Other Xbox 360 game titles that could make the cut for backwards compatibility on Xbox One, include:

  • Far Cry 2
  • Assassin's Creed Revelations
  • Prince of Persia
  • Far Cry 3
  • Call of Juarez
  • Splinter Cell Blacklist
  • Ghost Recon: Future Soldier
  • Ghost Recon: Advanced Warfighter
  • Rainbow Six Vegas
  • Splinter Cell: Double Agent
  • Driver: San Francisco
  • EndWar

Ubisoft is also currently letting fans vote for favourite titles they would want to be backwards compatible with Xbox One consoles. Users can vote on Ubisoft's official Facebook page.

Ubisoft's flagship Splinter Cell game franchise has been confirmed to be backwards compatible with Xbox One. Currently, Xbox One Preview members can check out the backwards compatibility feature.

Backwards Compatibility

This functionality lets players check out Xbox 360 titles on Xbox One consoles for free. Microsoft has said that all future Xbox 360 games with gold titles will support backwards compatibility. The Xbox 360 titles confirmed to be backwards compatible with Xbox One include:

  • A Kingdom For Keflings
  • A World Of Keflings
  • Alien Hominid HD
  • Banjo-Kazooie
  • Banjo-Tooie
  • BattleBlock Theater
  • Defense Grid
  • Geometry Wars Evolved
  • Hexic HD
  • Kameo
  • Mass Effect
  • N+
  • Perfect Dark
  • Perfect Dark Zero
  • Super Meat Boy
  • Toy Soldiers
  • Toy Soldiers: Cold War
  • Viva Piñata: TIP
  • Zuma

Surprisingly, Call of Duty does not figure on the list. Microsoft has also announced that purchasers of Gears of War: Ultimate Edition and the Xbox One Gears of War: Ultimate Edition Bundle will unlock the entire Gears collection via Xbox One backward compatibility.