Showing posts with label Xbox 360. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Xbox 360. Show all posts

Thursday, June 25, 2020

Xbox Live Gold Free Games for July 2020

Xbox Live Gold will be adding free games like World Rally Championship 8 and Saints Row 2 for members on July 2020.

As we all are closing near to July, newest lineup for Games With Gold of next month has been revealed for Xbox Live Gold members. As usual, these titles are coming to Xbox One and Xbox 360, available through backward compatibility.

Having a membership to Xbox Game Pass Ultimate will also let you access to these games alongside an extended library online. Other than monthly free games, you get to enjoy member discounts and advanced multiplayer services.

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Xbox Live Gold Free Games for July 2020

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WRC 8 FIA World Rally Championship
World Rally Championship is one of the most recognized classes of auto racing competitions out there and WRC 8 officially is the most recent simulation experience from developer Kylotonn and publisher Bigben Interactive till date.

WRC employs a dynamic weather system to provide various real-life climatic conditions like rain and snowfall. There is a single-player career mode that has been redesigned with management mechanics and challenging multiplayer mode.

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WRC 8 on Xbox Live Gold Free Games

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Dunk Lords
In and itself basketball is a pretty fun sport and Dunk Lords by developer/publisher Story Fort LLC puts a bizarrely unique twist of two-on-two beat 'em up action into that mix while trying to make sense by adding a story mode as well.

Aside from your balling skills, you will need some sickening special abilities and moves to secure victory on a court full of hazards. Score more dunks to get more special attacks and earn extra points, money and much more for shot pads.

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Dunk Lords on Xbox Live Gold Free Games

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Saints Row 2
Return back to Stilwater city to help out 3rd Street Saints gang to reestablish their rule against rival groups and Ultor Corporation in over the top action-adventure game Saints Row 2 from developer Volition and publisher Deep Silver.

There are more than 40 story missions in main campaign, many side quests and competitive multiplayer mode. Saints Row sequel lets players freely explore an open-world sandbox as a customizable character with new combat options.

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Saints Row 2 on Xbox Live Gold Free Games

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Juju
An unusual adventure of titular shaman panda and his lizard sidekick, Juju is a 2014 platformer title from developer/publisher Flying Wild Hog that adopts a beautifully animated style of design for a more family-friendly gameplay vibe.

Juju and his friend Peyo goes after collecting a bunch of mystic keys and magic ambers to seal an ancient spirit that imprisons his father. Bouncing, running and battle through levels against many bosses are among your primary objectives.

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Juju on Xbox Live Gold Free Games

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Members of Live Gold will still have to wait a few days before latest lineup of Games with Gold for July becomes available and can enjoy Coffee Talk, Shantae and the Pirate's Curse and Sine Mora in the mean time until June 30, 2020.

At this point, Microsoft has seemingly giving up on Xbox Live Gold and are no longer adding value to their monthly freebies anymore. Putting an old-favorite in a mix of average games doesn't do much to attract valued members.

Friday, June 19, 2020

Injustice: Gods Among Us Ultimate Edition Free Now

WB Games is offering DC superhero brawler Injustice: Gods Among Us Ultimate Edition for free on PC, PS4 and Xbox until June 26.

Assembling a roster of finest heroes and villains from DC Comics, developer NetherRealm Studios created a parallel alternate universe for 2.5D fighting game Injustice: Gods Among Us, which follows a narrative-driven campaign.

For a limited time, NetherRealm is giving away free copies of Injustice: Gods Among Us Ultimate Edition on PC via Steam, PlayStation 4 and Xbox 360 platforms, which you can add to your online collection anytime before June 26, 2020.

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Injustice: Gods Among Us Ultimate Edition Free Now

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After being tricked by The Joker in a twisted plot, Superman end up killing Lois Lane and it destroys Metropolis in a nuclear explosion. Driven mad from his loss, Big Blue kills off Clown Price of Crime and becomes a ruthless tyrant.

Some members of Justice League and villains joined his totalitarian side while others were killed for opposing his idea. Batman creates an Insurgency to fight against this "One Earth Regime" with heroes from a parallel universe for a war.

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Players on Xbox One can enjoy it through backward compatibility after claiming it from Xbox 360 store. Injustice follows a gameplay mechanic similar to 2011 rebooted Mortal Kombat from publisher Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment.

Although there has been no official announcement of Injustice Ultimate Edition free giveaway, WB is probably trying to promote upcoming "Fandome" event on August 22, where WB Games is likely to reveal Batman: Court of Owls game.

Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Xbox Live Gold Free Games for June 2020

Xbox Live Gold members will get free games like Shantae and the Pirate's Curse and Destroy All Humans! on June 2020.

Before heading into next month, latest lineup of titles joining Games with Gold for members of Xbox Live Gold service are revealed. These new games are coming soon on June 1 and will be available to play throughout entire month.

One of classic Xbox title alongside three indie favorite will arrive soon for players on Xbox One and Xbox 360 with Live Gold membership. Meanwhile, you can still download and play both V-Rally 4 and Overlord II up until May 31, 2020.

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Xbox Live Gold Free Games for June 2020

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Shantae and the Pirate's Curse
A third entry into Shantae platform game series, Shantae and the Pirate's Curse takes place right after Risky's Revenge and shortly before Half-Genie Hero, that sees return of everyone's favorite belly-dancing, hair-whipping genie.

Pirate's Curse by developer/publisher WayForward Technologies changes up its common gameplay mechanics in terms of exploration and uses pirate-themed gears for traversing but doesn't move far away from core elements.

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Shantae and the Pirate's Curse on Xbox Live Gold Free Games

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Coffee Talk
A pixel art visual novel from developer/publisher Toge Productions that is set on 90's styled alternate reality Seattle , Washington, Coffee Talk puts you in charge of a coffee shop where you listen to your patrons as you serve them drinks.

Your small outlet gets regular visitors like Dwarves, Elves, Orcs, Warewolves and such to enjoy a variety of hot beverage. Being a sincere barista owner, you lend them an ear to hear their stories and make progress through serving drinks.

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Coffee Talk on Xbox Live Gold Free Games

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Destroy All Humans!
Although a moder-day remake is already on its way, players who already enjoyed 2005 classic action-adventure Xbox 360 title Destroy All Humans! from developer Pandemic Studios and publisher THQ can't surely resist its appeal.

When on a brink of extinction from continued cloning process, an alien race came to Earth and starts blasting humans to collect their DNA. There is not much of a story premise other than black comedy, inspired from alien invasion films.

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Destroy All Humans! on Xbox Live Gold Free Games

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Sine Mora
An uncommon horizontal shoot 'em up game wrapped around in two parallel stories, Sine Mora is a single-player experience from developer/publisher Digital Reality that lets you control an aircraft to raise hell against an evil Empire.

Instead of relying on a health bar or limited lives like many regular arcade shooters, you have to keep an eye on time. Whenever you take any hit, your time reduces and you only increase them by frequently taking down enemy threats.

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Sine Mora on Xbox Live Gold Free Games

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When it comes to backward compatible titles, Destroy All Humans! and Sine Mora has pretty impressive track records on Xbox 360 consoles. Players with a Game Pass Ultimate subscription can enjoy all perks of Games with Gold and more.

Xbox Live Gold has been failing to connect with its members when it comes to Games with Gold selection of titles for some time. With only one heavy hitter game this month, there is really not much to look forward to for many out there.

Friday, May 1, 2020

GTA Online Offers $500k for Limited Time in May

Rockstar Games offers $500k free cash bonus to players of Grand Theft Auto Online for May 2020.

With booming success of Grand Theft Auto V multiplayer component Grand Theft Auto Online lately, developer/publisher Rockstar Games has giving away huge amount of cash bonuses players on all platforms for last few months.

Since their limited time giveaway back in April 2020 was plagued by an unfortunate glitch that caused some people to lose items, Rockstar decided to offer players $500,000 free money once again as login bonuses throughout this month.

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GTA Online Offers $500k for Limited Time in May

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Starting from May 1, simply sign in to your GTA Online account to receive half-million dollar cash bonus that you can spend as you wish. Within a maximum period of seven days, $500,000 will be added to your Maze Bank account.

Another GTA Online glitch from last month allowed players to get millions in their bank account. Many are theorizing that Rockstar is perhaps ruining its economy to have people move over to online mode for Grand Theft Auto VI.

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Though some top-tier GTA Online in-game items have become very expensive recently, there is an ongoing discount that offers 40% off for laser-based weapons like Up-N-Atomizer, Unholy Hellbringer and Widowmaker right now.

Players of Grand Theft Auto Online are getting additional sale on Nightclubs for 40% off and Business Battles earns you triple rewards. Once you get that login money in the bank, streets of Los Santos are open to various activities for you.

Tuesday, April 28, 2020

Xbox Live Gold Free Games for May 2020

Xbox Live Gold will be adding free games like Warhammer 40K: Inquisitor – Martyr and Overlord II for members on May 2020.

With only a few days remaining for next month to finally arrive, upcoming lineup of latest free Games With Gold titles on Xbox consoles are already revealed ahead of May 2020 for Xbox Live Gold and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscribers.

Until we move to May, Xbox Live Gold members can still download and play games from April, except Fable Anniversary. Then starting from May 1, players can access newest rally of games on Xbox One and Xbox 360 until May 31, 2020.

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Xbox Live Gold Free Games for May 2020

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V-Rally 4
Players are invited to enjoy thrills of drifts and rally cross in racing game V-Rally 4 from developer Kylotonn and Bigben Interactive. Every beloved aspect of known series has returned but career mode turns out to be a let-down.

You can hop into and customize a car manufactured by companies like Norma, Porsche and Skoda on international courses. So, ride your way to glory on famous vehicles over dangerous tracks to overcome unfriendly condition.

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V-Rally 4 on Xbox Live Gold Free Games

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Warhammer 40,000: Inquisitor – Martyr
Assume the role of a powerful agent of Imperium as a mighty Inquisitor in Warhammer 40,000: Inquisitor – Martyr. An action role-playing game, Martyr is played top-down perspective with melee and ranged attacks for three different classes.

You are on a holy quest to eradicate any and all aliens, cultists or heretics opposing God Emperor as his mighty agent. You can either play solo or party up with friends across several multiplayer modes to establish order on 40K universe.

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Warhammer 40,000: Inquisitor – Martyr on Xbox Live Gold Free Games

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Sensible World of Soccer
Belonged to a lesser known soccer game franchise, Sensible World of Soccer by developer Sensible Software and publisher Microsoft Studios follows a gameplay mechanics with simple directions that was released for Xbox 360 consoles.

There is a career mode that lets you manage a football club for many seasons with basic options. Each team consists of 16 players' squad and all of them are versed in particular skills that helps determine their price to exchange clubs.

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Overlord II
Another action RPG that made it into Games With Gold, Overlord II hails from developer Triumph Studios and publisher Codemasters, which lets you play as warrior character who commands a small army of minions to do his bidding.

These goblin-like creatures often roam in hordes to follow you around everywhere and establish your rule by force if needed. At some point, you get to play as one of them as well to have more control over the outcome of your actions.

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Overlord II on Xbox Live Gold Free Games

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Available via backward compatibility, Overlord II and Sensible World of Soccer offers a nostalgia trip for players on Xbox 360 consoles. Game Pass Ultimate subscribers can enjoy all features of Xbox Live Gold and get access to over 100 games.

For past few months, Xbox Live Gold has been failing to garner positive response from members mostly because of the games they are offering. Despite most of them having a decent critic approval, many have never even heard about them.

Friday, April 3, 2020

GTA Online Offers $500K for April 2020

Rockstar Games will be giving away huge sum of reward for playing Grand Theft Auto Online in April 2020.

Although fans are running crazy with numerous leaks and rumors for upcoming Grand Theft Auto VI lately, developer/publisher Rockstar Games is still very much invested in 2013 crime action-adventure game Grand Theft Auto V.

Its multiplayer component Grand Theft Auto Online receives regular bonuses and updates, which kept GTA5 alive for so long and recently, Rockstar announced to offer players $500K in-game currency for simply logging in this month.

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GTA Online Offers $500K for April 2020

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Players need to log into GTA Online during April 2020 to receive half-million dollars cash bonus that they can spend on anything. This one-time offering will automatically show up on your Maze Bank account within maximum seven days.

Rockstar Games is trying to encourage GTA fans to lure them into playing online and stay home amidst a worldwide pandemic of COVID-19. They are also donating 5% of all proceedings from GTA Online and Red Dead Online to its relief efforts.

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GTA5 has seen its all-time biggest day and week on GTA Online following release of Diamond Casino update last year. GTAV continues to be on top-selling games list each month and has becomes best-selling game of last decade as well.

Grand Theft Auto V has been added to PlayStation Now games streaming and Xbox Game Pass service. Rockstar Games is enjoying its ever-growing popularity among players and is yet not ready to pull the brakes on GTA5 anytime soon.

Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Xbox Live Gold Free Games for April 2020

Xbox Live Gold members will get their hands on free games like Fable Anniversary and Project CARS 2 on April 2020.

Amidst a global pandemic of COVID-19, Xbox Live Gold and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members can get their hands on a new lineup of four games to stay indoors that becomes available on Xbox One consoles starting from today.

April will begin in a fast pace with a 2017 racing game and an RPG board game in first wave of games. Then two backward compatibility titles will be joining from third week to keep you entertained throughout the entire month.

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Xbox Live Gold Free Games for April 2020

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Project CARS 2
Having experience of working on Need for Speed series, developer Slightly Mad Studios brings intense racing action on spectacular tracks with gorgeous automobiles in Project CARS 2, published by Bandai Namco Entertainment.

A massive overhaul over first game, the sequel really shines in terms of realism a simulation game should have. There are a wide range of race cars, dynamic weather system and multiple game modes for curious players to explore around.

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Project CARS 2 on Xbox Live Gold Free Games

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Knights of Pen and Paper Bundle
Two award-winning games bundled into one; Knights of Pen and Paper invite players to engage in regular pen and paper gameplay as participating characters and a game master who would lead you into battles that challenges you.

Rendered in pixel-art animation, these turn-based RPG titles by developer Seaven Studio are full of adventures and many cultural references. All of its released expansions are collected along with characters, enemies, locations and quests.

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Knights of Pen and Paper Bundle on Xbox Live Gold Free Games

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Fable Anniversary
Expanding upon a young boy's journey into becoming a hero to people of Albion, action role-playing game Fable Anniversary is first-party Xbox game focused on player choices and an anticipated HD remaster of 2004 original.

It includes an extended re-released version The Lost Chapters, which features additional content. Aside from adventures of base game, it adds new areas, characters and quests to story, including previously deleted ones.

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Fable Anniversary on Xbox Live Gold Free Games

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Toybox Turbos
Taking table top games onto a new height, Toybox Turbos is a racing game of miniature vehicles from developer/publisher Codemasters, which is essentially a reinvention of popular Micro Machines series and has similar gameplay.

Rally across mini set-pieces thrown on indoor tables by choosing from a range of 35 different vehicles like ice cream vans, sports car or even taxi cabs with your friends in a four-player local co-op or in exciting online multiplayer mode.

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Toybox Turbos on Xbox Live Gold Free Games

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Live Gold can also opt to switch for Game Pass Ultimate service and get access to over 100 great games. This way, they can enjoy all perks of its own and an ever so extensive library of titles on PC and Xbox consoles each month.

Xbox Live Gold is offering a total value of $132.46 in Games with Gold for April 2020, yet it is seemingly not much exciting to all. Adding two racing games in one month may not sit well with many subscribers who are not into sports genre.

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Xbox Live Gold Free Games for March 2020

Xbox Live Gold members to get their hands on free games like Batman: The Enemy Within and Sonic Generations on March 2020.

A brand-new lineup of free games is revealed today for members of Xbox Live Gold monthly subscription service. When March will finally arrive, these titles will become available to enjoy on Xbox One and Xbox 360 consoles.

Games With Gold for next month will kick-start with a Telltale classic and two backward compatibility will join on March 16. Aside from monthly games on a regular basis, subscribers can enjoy exclusive discounts on Microsoft Store.

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Xbox Live Gold Free Games for March 2020

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Batman: The Enemy Within
After an entire season of vigilante crime-fighting in Batman: The Telltale Series, players will step into role of billionaire Bruce Wayne as he goes deep undercover to investigate organized crime for a second season in The Enemy Within.

New threats like Bane, Harley Quinn, Mr. Freeze and Riddler emerge from shadows to spread chaos across Gotham City. Batman witnesses former Arkham patient John Doe and slowly descend into madness to become The Joker.

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Batman: The Enemy Within on Xbox Live Gold Free Games

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Shantae: Half-Genie Hero
As fourth installment of Shantae video game series, Half-Genie Hero debuts as a 2D platformer where titular lead character fights enemies with her hair-whip attack or use her magical belly dance turn into various creatures to solve puzzles.

Throughout its stages are many hidden objects that you can only access when you transform into one of those creatures. Elephant form will let you push heavy obstacles, monkey can leap to high places and mermaid can swim underwater.

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Shantae: Half-Genie Hero on Xbox Live Gold Free Games

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Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2
In a follow-up sequel to Lords of Shadow, protagonist Gabriel Belmont returns as Dracula to save humanity from Satan. There are some fun references of past games from Castlevania franchise and as well as some recurring characters.

Although Lords of Shadow 2 doesn't live up to legacy of its predecessor that much, it excels in combat. Also, developer Mercury Steam tried their best to move from a linear campaign and shift directive at open-world gameplay adventure.

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Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 on Xbox Live Gold Free Games

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Sonic Generations
Riding on recent success of Sonic the Hedgehog live-action movie, right now is a good time unlike any to jump on board with 2011 side-scrolling platform game Sonic Generations by developer Sonic Team and publisher Sega.

Sent back in past through time paradox by a mysterious entity, Sonic and his sidekick Tails are forced to join their younger selves in a fight against Doctor Eggman, who has done the same to erase all history of their defeats at their hands.

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Sonic Generations on Xbox Live Gold Free Games

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Xbox Live Gold has offered a nice mix of free games for March 2020 that will be a delight for many casual players. Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members can download and play these Games With Gold offerings as well when they are out.

Live Gold members can also sign up for Game Pass Ultimate, which has all of its features and access to over 100 great games. Game Pass keeps adding new titles for console and PC platform, so there is always something new to try out.