I love a good backwards compatibility update for the Xbox 360 as every time I anxiously check the list for a game I might still have in my original Xbox collection.
The highlights for this December 2006 update include Dead or Alive Ultimate and Shenmue II.
New games and updates* include:
- All-Star Baseball™ 2005
- Aquaman: Battle of Atlantis
- Buffy the Vampire Slayer
- *Burnout® 3: Takedown™
- Dead Or Alive Ultimate
- Destroy All Humans!
- Dynasty Warriors 4 / Shin Sangokumuso3
- Evil Dead: A Fistful of Boomstick
- Family Guy
- Far Cry: Instincts
- Incredibles/ Mr. Incredible (J)
- Leisure Suit Larry: Magna Cum Laude
- Mortal Kombat: Armageddon
- MX Unleashed
- Open Season
- Rainbow Six: Lockdown
- Rapala Pro Fishing
- Shark Tale
- Shenmue II
- Splinter Cell: Double Agent
- The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie
- Ultimate Spider-Man
- Wakeboarding Unleashed: Featuring Sean Murray
- Winback 2: Project Poseidon
- Xiaolin Showdown
A nice lenghy list and hopefully you will have a few there you will want to pop into your Xbox 360 to relive some classic gaming. I am still praying for the day though when Midtown Madness 3 appears as that game was so much fun online!
[ Update: Microsoft have reverted their official list back to the older August update, so maybe the information was released at the wrong time! Well an insider look maybe then at what will be available soon ]
[ Update 2: List updated with a few additions such as Soul Calibur II (North America Only) and Conker: Live and Reloaded ]