The Japanese version of the Xbox 360 console was compatible with only 12 games, while the European version had 156 games. The profiles are downloaded as a single bundle, thus only needing to be applied once per update if doing so offline, or are automatically downloaded the first time a compatible game is inserted.
7 games were removed from the list due to bugs: Codename: Kids Next Door – Operation: V. An official Xbox 360 hard disk is required to play any of the games on this list.
Xbox Live has two types of offerings, free and Gold Membership.
The free version gets you free game demos, game add-ons, games on demand, arcade games, avatars, and voice/text chat.
However, online multiplayer still is possible through third-party LAN Tunneling programs that manipulate System Link, such as XLink Kai. 7 other games were also removed, but were then added back later: Blinx 2: Masters of Time and Space, Catwoman, Grabbed by the Ghoulies, Legends of Wrestling, Mortal Kombat: Deception, Pariah, and Sid Meier's Pirates! He-Man: Defender of Grayskull remains on the list even though the game was never released; it was cancelled by the developer before completion.
Downloadable content for these titles is not available via Xbox Live. The last update for Xbox 360 backwards compatibility in North America was on November 27, 2007, raising the total number of Xbox games compatible with the Xbox 360 to 461,.
Copy to a USB flash drive If you cannot connect your Xbox 360 console to the Internet, you can copy the console update from your computer to a USB flash drive and then install it on the console.
Most of the drives are Liteons, there is one type of Hitachi Click here to see how to check by ejecting the DVD drive tray).
All models after September 7th 2011 are a new liteon hardware type, and they cannto be modded yet.
First, connect up a USB flash drive to your computer and make sure it has enough free space on it.
Also, make sure it’s formatted as FAT32 and not NTFS.