After a decent selection last month, we’re back with some wrastlin’, some hack ‘n slashin’, and a classic for the Xbox One with the August Games with Gold offerings. And don’t forget, the two Xbox 360 games will be Backward Compatible on the Xbox One when they’re released for free.
Let’s check out what Xbox Live Gold members can snag for free in the month of August, and don’t forget to grab July’s Games with Gold before they disappear!
August 1-31 (19.61 GB)
The WARRIORS OROCHI series is a series of tactical action games in which heroes from the DYNASTY WARRIORS and SAMURAI WARRIORS franchises work together in an effort to defeat Orochi, the Serpent King. The latest title in the series, WARRIORS OROCHI 3, features over 120 playable characters, who can be played freely in three-character teams. Themes of loyalty, betrayal, friendship and love are explored in the human drama created as these heroes clash on the field of battle.
WWE 2K16 – Xbox One
August 16 – September 15 (42.19 GB)
Get in the ring and Raise Some Hell with WWE 2K16! The undisputed champion of wrestling games returns with the biggest roster in WWE games history and the “Texas Rattlesnake” Stone Cold Steve Austin as its Cover Superstar! Play as your favorite Superstars from the past, present and future and experience the most authentic, comprehensive, in-your-face WWE video game of all-time!
August 1-15 (157.76 MB)
Spelunky is a unique platformer with randomized levels that offer a new and challenging experience each time you play! Journey deep underground and explore fantastic places filled with monsters, traps, and treasure. Fully-destructible environments open up lots of strategies and make it a blast to master the game’s many secrets.
Beyond Good & Evil HD – Xbox 360
August 16-31 (1.68 GB)
Beyond Good & Evil™, the award-winning action-adventure game is back! This time play through this innovative thriller in full high-definition graphics. Play as Jade, a young investigative reporter, and expose a terrible government conspiracy. It is up to you and your loyal pig friend Pey’j to save your planet and its inhabitants.
Are you excited or disappointed about the upcoming August Games With Gold? Let us know in the comments below, or on Google+, Twitter, or Facebook which free game(s) you’re looking forward to the most!