Microsoft’s Xbox Live has long been one of the most popular social gaming services available on consoles. In June 2013, the Games with Gold program started, giving gamers subscribed to Xbox Live the ability to download and play full Xbox 360 titles as long as they were subscribed to Xbox Live. In June 2014, the program was expanded to Xbox One.
This month’s list of awesome Games with Gold for Xbox 360 and Xbox One titles has landed with three titles, including a launch title for the Xbox One and a couple blockbusters for the Xbox 360!
Chariot – Xbox One
Available October 1-30
Chariot is an indie platformer from developers Frima. Chariot is a couch co-op platformer that can be played alone or with a friend. Players take the role of the brave Princess or her faithful Fiancé as they maneuver the departed king’s coffin-on-wheels through 25 levels set in 5 vibrant underground environments, with his majesty’s ghost giving them a piece of his mind every step of the way.
Battlefield: Bad Company 2 – Xbox 360
Available October 1 thru October 15 – 394.64 MB
Battlefield: Bad Company™ 2 brings the award-winning Battlefield gameplay to the forefront of Xbox 360 console with best-in-class vehicular combat and unexpected “Battlefield moments.” New vehicles like the ATV and a transport helicopter allow for all-new multiplayer tactics on the Battlefield. With the Frostbite-enabled Destruction 2.0 system, you can take down entire buildings and create your own fire points by blasting holes through cover. You can also compete in four-player teams in two squad-only game modes, fighting together to unlock exclusive awards and achievements. Battles are set across expansive maps, each with a different tactical focus. The game also sees the return of the B Company squad in a more mature single-player campaign.
Darksiders II – Xbox 360
Available October 16 thru October 31 – 6.57 GB
Awakened by the End of Days, Death, the most feared of the legendary Four Horsemen embarks on a quest to redeem his brother’s name. Become the terrifying force which everything fears but nothing can escape.
There it is, this month’s Games with Gold titles! Are you excited for any of this month’s Xbox Live Games with Gold titles? Let us know in the comments below, or on Google+, Facebook, or Twitter!