The Xbox One Backward Compatibility list keeps getting longer week after week, and Xbox’s Major Nelson has just announced five new additions today: 3D Ultra Minigolf, Golf: Tee It Up!, Gin Rummy, Contra and RoboBlitz. All of them are Xbox Live Arcade games currently priced at $5 on the Xbox Store. As usual, you can find download links, official descriptions, and trailers below:
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Buy 3D Ultra™ Minigolf Adventures – own the most imaginative collection of wacky miniature golf courses. Get ready to tee off for a quick and fun match! Putt your way through 36 crazy holes of minigolf mania! Or create your own custom hole design and challenge a friend.
Hit the sweet spot with Golf: Tee It Up! Pick up and play a few quick holes on your own or compete with friends in a full 18-hole multiplayer tournament. With zany customizable characters, both beginners and experienced golfers can easily join the fun on beautiful panoramic and challenging courses. Need some special touch for your hacked shot? With the unique Focus feature, you can read the green or control the ball’s spin in flight to achieve amazing precision! A huge combination of game modes await including stroke, cup, or match play with local or LIVE multiplayer modes.
Gin Rummy, one of the most internationally beloved of all card games! Enjoy challenging variations of the classic game, including Hollywood Gin, Oklahoma Gin and many more. Customize your game with an array of colorful themes, unique decks and entertaining tunes. Knock out players from around the world in a real-time multiplayer match and video chat through Xbox LIVE Vision with up to 4 people.
Single Player, Live Multiplayer 1-2, HD (High Definition). Relive the fun of this arcade classic! Help Lance and Bill rid the world of Red Falcon and all its alien minions! The full version includes access to all levels, Co-op multiplayer modes, a range of challenging achievements, and the ability to see how your scores compare to others!
Single Player, HD (High Definition). Wasn’t that cool? Well, it gets even cooler. Purchase the full version of RoboBlitz™ and you’ll get even more weapons, more baddies, and more of that juicy physics magic you just can’t get anywhere else on Xbox Live® Arcade. See if you can score the full billion points.
Last week, the Xbox team pleased a lot of gamers by announcing the addition of Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 on the list, but we can’t have such surprises every week, right? Stay tuned on OnMSFT if you don’t want to miss the next Xbox 360 backward compatible games.Further reading: Backward Compatibility, Xbox 360, Xbox One