Ever since Xbox One backward compatibility was announced, gamers have been asking for a few high-profile games. While the majority of requests revolve around the Call of Duty franchise, the Hitman franchise has been other hot series. Today, Microsoft announced that Hitman HD Pack is now backward compatible. Hitman HD Pack contains Hitman: Contracts and Hitman 2: Silent Assassin.
Backward compatibility opens Xbox One to a huge variety of games, spanning three generations of Microsoft's consoles. Despite hardware differences, it remains an outstanding feature, allowing a select library of older games to be played on Xbox One. While the majority of them are Xbox 360 titles, there are also some original Xbox games in there. To date, gamers have enjoyed well over a billion hours of backward compatible games, and the catalog now includes over five hundred Xbox 360 games alone.
Hitman HD Pack is coming to Xbox One Backward Compatibility today https://t.co/qPMRNs2ZLo pic.twitter.com/GxgzpDjz8bHitman HD Pack is coming to Xbox One Backward Compatibility today https://t.co/qPMRNs2ZLo pic.twitter.com/GxgzpDjz8b— Larry Hryb 🇺🇦 (@majornelson) May 9, 2019May 9, 2019
Hitman 2: Silent Assassin
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The continuation of a popular franchise
Hitman HD Pack contains Hitman: Contracts and Hitman 2: Silent Assassin. Both of these games take you all over the world and require you to take out various targets. However, there's also some betrayal involved.
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