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Star Wars gaming on Xbox One

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Microsoft have announced that a new slew of classic Xbox titles will become compatible with their Xbox One console, including an impressive collection of Star Wars games which will join other titles in the Games On Demand section of the Xbox marketplace on 26 April 2018.

The original Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic was previously added when the backwards compatible section was launched last year.

You can find the full list of Star Wars games that will be available on Xbox Games On Demand below:

  • Star Wars: Battlefront
  • Star Wars: Battlefront II
  • Star Wars: Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy
  • Star Wars: Jedi Starfighter
  • Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic
  • Star Wars Knights of the Old Republic II: The Sith Lords
  • Star Wars: Republic Commando

 

Additionally, Star Wars: The Force Unleashed is available under the Xbox One X Enhanced series with updated graphics and visual effects.

If you're looking for something a bit more recent, Xbox One titles Star Wars: Battlefront and Star Wars: Battlefront II are also available now.


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Of these, the only ones I've played were Republic Commando and the first KOTOR.  Really need to play the rest.  Hopefully, these will have achievements.

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2 hours ago, TheUnknown said:

Of these, the only ones I've played were Republic Commando and the first KOTOR.  Really need to play the rest.  Hopefully, these will have achievements.

I was never keen on Battlefront, but I enjoyed all of the others. This does kind of make me wish we hadn't sold our Xbox One.

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