Microsoft has released the free Xbox One games and free Xbox 360 games that will be made available through their Games with Gold program that is available to Xbox Live Gold members. Each month both Microsoft and Sony release free games for a limited time through their respective digital distribution platforms.
Each month Games with Gold features two free games each for the Xbox One and Xbox 360 console systems. A bonus for Xbox One owners is that the games that have been released for the Xbox 360 have been backwards compatible and playable on Xbox One since November 2016.
Once again Xbox One owners will have the chance to download and play all four of the games featured in February’s Games with Gold. They feature the following titles (Links to Amazon.com for purchase if so desired).
Free Xbox One Games
- Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime (Buy From Amazon) – 2D action game where players control a flying ship as they avoid obstacles and fight enemies all while trying to control the ship and travel through caverns. Available Feb 1 – Feb 28
- Project Cars Digital Edition (Buy From Amazon) – A popular and top notch sandbox style racing game features street racing, tracks and loads of cars to customize. Available Feb 16 – Mar 15.
Free Xbox 360 Games
- Secret of Monkey Island 2: LeChuck’s Revenge – Special Edition (Buy From Amazon.com) – A remastered edition of the Lucas Arts classic Secret of Monkey Island 2 that was released in 2010. Featuring updated graphics, music and voice overs the game plays much like the original and will give many older gamers a nostalgic look back.
- Star Wars: The Force Unleashed (Buy From Amazon.com) – The first title in the Force Unleased sub-series of third person action games that gives players the chance to learn the powers of the force as Darth Vader’s secret apprentice.
If you can’t wait for February 1st to get here for some free games, be sure to check out January’s list of free games from Games with Gold, for more free Xbox One games and Xbox 360 games. There are still three titles that are available for free download and play.