Specifically, Metal Gear Solid V is joining Xbox Game Pass for the next three months. The answer, it seems, is that Microsoft suddenly became too busy cleaning up after the backlash to its always-online plans for the Xbox One to roll it out.
And earlier this year, former Xbox Chief Marketing Officer Yusuf Mehdi reflected in a LinkedIn posthow "it required great technical work" to change course and reverse "a few key decisions regarding connectivity requirements and how games would be purchased that didn't land well with fans".
Likewise, numerous titles will be available to purchase from the Xbox store, which means you can download them directly to your Xbox One.
Remember, both Xbox 360 titles will also be available on the Xbox One thanks to backwards compatibility. We've shot a full unboxing so you can see what you'll get in that box, when you peel your open in a couple of weeks. Details as to when the other games on this list will leave the program were not provided.
OKC Thunder flight from Minneapolis hit... something, plane gets big-ass dent
That's what Oklahoma City Thunder players went through as they exited the plane after flying to Chicago . The sportsman posted a dramatic picture to Twitter of a badly damaged plane.
The only drawback is that online multiplayer will no longer work, as numerous game servers have been closed down.
The five new Xbox 360 games follow the launch of a big group of Original Xbox titles that were also added to the library this week. It will make you feel like you are playing a new generation game on your Xbox One console. Trackmania Turbo ($39.99 ERP): Available November 1 to 30 on Xbox One, Tales from the Borderlands ($14.99 ERP): Available November 16 to December 15 on Xbox One, Nights into Dreams... Review versions of the Xbox One X come with a book detailing its power over the competition.
Microsoft's upcoming console, the Xbox One X, isn't far away now - promising to deliver improved resolutions up to 4K and improved frame rates across titles.