Xbox One backward compatibility
Fallout 3 has been added to the list of Xbox One backward compatible titlesReuters

Fallout 3 will be backwards compatible on Xbox One consoles once the feature is officially launched on 12 November. The game can be accessed by Xbox One owners when the backward compatibility feature is rolled out.

As per a GameSpot report, Fallout 3 will be offered for free to gamers pre-ordering a copy of the newer Fallout 4 until 6 February 2016. The free version of Fallout 3, offered under this initiative, will be compatible on Xbox One.

Fallout 4 buyers will receive a customised code, to redeem their free backwards compatible copy of Fallout 3, within seven-10 days of purchasing the game. With Fallout 3 being added to the list of confirmed gaming titles to offer backwards compatibility, Microsoft will announce another list of confirmed Xbox 360 games on 11 November. The first wave of Xbox 360 game titles offering backward compatibility to Xbox One users could include:

  • A Kingdom For Keflings
  • A World Of Keflings
  • Alien Hominid HD
  • Banjo-Kazooie
  • Banjoe-Kazooie: Nuts and Bolts
  • Banjo-Tooie
  • BattleBlock Theater
  • Borderlands
  • Castle Crashers
  • Defense Grid
  • Geometry Wars Evolved
  • Hexic HD
  • Jetpac Refuelled
  • Kameo
  • Mass Effect
  • N+
  • Perfect Dark
  • Perfect Dark Zero
  • Super Meat Boy
  • Small Arms
  • Shadow Complex
  • Toy Soldiers
  • Toy Soldiers: Cold War
  • Viva Pinata: TIP
  • Viva Pinata
  • Zuma.