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Games with Gold July line-up includes Guacamelee

By Steve Watts, Jun 26, 2014 12:58pm PDT

Microsoft has outlined its July Games with Gold line-up: Guacamelee! Super Turbo Championship Edition, Gotham City Imposters, and BattleBlock Theater. Max: The Curse of Brotherhood will also stick around.


"They couldn't have chosen a worse time for BBT, it was just like $3 on Steam. Game is awesome ..."

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PSA: Xbox One 'Games with Gold' now available

By Steve Watts, Jun 04, 2014 3:00pm PDT

Microsoft has rolled out its Games with Gold program on Xbox One today, alongside the June update.


Xbox Games with Gold June line-up partially detailed

By Steve Watts, May 30, 2014 11:30am PDT

Microsoft has detailed the dates for the Xbox 360 games in its June "Games with Gold" line-up, but left the dates for the Xbox One debuts unannounced.


"so can you only get like a month of gold and get the free game (dark souls) or you need a 12 ..."

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Xbox One getting 'subscription-based' Games with Gold next month

By Robert Workman, May 13, 2014 9:10am PDT

Microsoft announced its line-up for Games with Gold in June, including the expansion of the program to Xbox One.


"So the 360 versions are free to keep still and the xb1 versions are a paid sub version? I can ..."

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Xbox Games with Gold: Dust & Saints Row: The Third in May

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 30, 2014 9:30am PDT

Microsoft has revealed its "Games with Gold" freebies for May, and they're both quite noteworthy.


"I was able to snag both Dust & Deadlight for free right now (even though it's May 1st)"

- alucard_x see all 13 comments

Xbox Games with Gold: Hitman Absolution & Deadlight in April

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 31, 2014 10:00am PDT

Microsoft has revealed its "Games with Gold" freebies for April, which will have you murdering men in the shadows and surviving the undead. Coming...


Microsoft: Xbox Games with Gold lineup to improve

By Steve Watts, Mar 10, 2014 9:30am PDT

Microsoft's Phil Spencer has explained that the company sees Games with Gold as a different kind of service than other programs like Plus, but did acknowledge that he's taking steps to improve the line-up.


"I still have 6 monthly codes I bought with a dozen copies of Kinect Disney waiting to be used ..."

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Xbox Games with Gold: Civilization Revolution and Dungeon Defenders in March

By Steve Watts, Feb 28, 2014 2:00pm PST

Xbox 360's "Games with Gold" line-up offers Civilization Revolution and Dungeon Defenders.


"Excellent, another month I don't have to re-up my sub with M$. "

- mastermike569 see all 15 comments

Xbox Games with Gold giving Dead Island and Toy Soldiers: Cold War in February

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 31, 2014 10:00am PST

Microsoft has revealed the pair of games coming free to Xbox Live Gold members in February, namely action-tower defense Toy Soldiers: Cold War and Techland's FPS action-RPG Dead Island. They're a fair enough pair of games, but, well, February's PlayStation Plus lineup includ...


"I agree, Dead Island is a good game but others in this thread pretty much have summed up what I ..."

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Xbox Games with Gold for January: Sleeping Dogs and Lara Croft

By Andrew Yoon, Dec 30, 2013 9:45am PST

Microsoft has announced its next two "Games with Gold" offerings for


""it's yours to keep whether you continue your Gold subscription or not." Oh damn. So PSN with ..."

- iamcuddles see all 21 comments

Xbox Games with Gold adding Gears of War and Shoot Many Robots

By Steve Watts, Nov 27, 2013 7:30am PST

Xbox Live's "Games with Gold" program is offering Gears of War and Shoot Many Robots in December.


"Why? Prior to the PS4 requiring it for multiplayer, what did PS+ offer besides the free games ..."

- .3NV7. see all 48 comments

Free Games with Gold coming to Xbox One in 2014

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 14, 2013 11:50am PST

Microsoft's Games with Gold program is coming to Xbox One. Currently available to Gold subscribers on Xbox 360, the program offers two free downloadable games every month.


"Thank you Linday for coming to give us news of wonderful employment opportunities. I am sure no ..."

- Dolemite see all 10 comments

Xbox Games With Gold adds Iron Brigade and World of Keflings in November

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 31, 2013 12:45pm PDT

Sony today revealed its November lineup of free games for premium members and Microsoft, bless its little white cotton socks, has too. November's 'Games With Gold' titles for Xbox Live Gold members will be Double Fine's Iron Brigade (née Trenched) and A World of Keflings.


"A bit unrelated, but damn, the cover art for those PS+ games looks amazing."

- Younanomous see all 13 comments

Games with Gold promotion to remain 'ongoing benefit' on Xbox 360

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 18, 2013 9:45am PDT

Microsoft's Games with Gold program was supposed to run through the end of the year. However, Xbox 360 owners will now be able to enjoy two free games per month indefinitely.


Halo 3 joins Xbox Games with Gold on October 15

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 30, 2013 2:00pm PDT

Halo 3 is finally hitting Games for Gold, months after it was originally promised.


"never played any halo games on my xbox 360. I guess this will be the first one."

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