During the April 2019 episode of Inside Xbox, the team at Xbox announced that Ninja Gaiden II is now backward compatible.

Ninja Gaiden II is now backward compatible:
  • Ninja Gaiden II

This long-awaited sequel to the best-selling Xbox action game pits legendary ninja Ryu Hayabusa against hordes of malicious enemies as he sets out on a journey that will determine the fate of the human race. With an assortment of new weapons, moves, enemies, and locations, Ninja Gaiden II redefines the action game genre, providing a visceral, thrilling experience that just can’t be found anywhere else.

Ninja Gaiden II is now backward compatible

You can check out the titles added last month right here.

This now takes the total to 556 Xbox 360 games, 25 X enhanced 360 games and 33 Original Xbox games available on the Xbox One via backwards compatibility. Xbox One X enhanced Xbox 360 games run at 4 times the original resolution on the Xbox One X. All Original Xbox games run at 4x resolution on the Xbox One S and 16x resolution on the Xbox One X. To check out the entire list of games now available through this feature please visit Major Nelson’s Blog.