We are a few days into April, and if you are an Xbox LIVE Gold subscriber you can get two new games this month for free! The first title up for grabs is Hitman: Absolution from Io Interactive. You can download this game from the Xbox LIVE Marketplace here now until April 15th. If you’d like to, you may read our review of Absolution located here.
On April 16th through the 30th you can then get Deadlight by Tequila Works for free. Once the 16th approaches you may download it off the Xbox LIVE Marketplace here.
During the month of February, Xbox LIVE Gold members can download Dead Island and Toy Soldiers: Cold War for free. From now until February 15th you can download Dead Island for free.
Then on February 16th through the 28th you can grab Toy Soldiers: Cold War for free as well.
Games with Gold for December 2013
This December you will be able to pick up Gears of War (the first one) and the arcade game Shoot Many Robots.
First up is Gear of War which will be available from December 1st through to December 14th.
Shoot Many Robots will be available from December 15th until December 31st.
Made by You
Xbox fans in the US are being offered the opportunity to design a gamerpic to be placed on the Xbox ONE service for all to see. 100 winning pictures will be chosen and each winner will receive a commemorative controller as a thanks as well as seeing their picture on the service for all to use.
Design an Xbox One Gamerpic and be a part of Xbox history! Gamerpics play an important role in Xbox One – they make a statement, they represent a person, define a player and their style. Design your own Gamerpics for a chance to be part of the Xbox One Gamerpic Gallery.
100 winners will be selected by the Xbox team and Xbox Community and will have their art featured in the Gamerpic Gallery of Xbox One for players worldwide to select as their Xbox One Gamerpic. Winning designers will receive an Xbox One controller to commemorate their win.
If you want to join in, you can visit the competition site here and good luck!
Have you been wanting to play that new game online with your friends or check out some new movies over Xbox LIVE? Starting today those who are not Xbox LIVE Gold subscribers can enjoy the benefits of a Gold membership for free for the weekend.
With the free gold weekend you will be able to play multiplayer games online; such as the newly released online mode for Grand Theft Auto V or the open public beta for Battlefield 4. You will also be able to enjoy entertainment apps that require a gold subscription to use; such as Netflix.
This free gold weekend is going on right now and will last through October 6th.
With September only a couple days away we were given the two titles that will be up for grabs for free to Xbox LIVE Gold subscribers. The first title that will be available next month is Magic 2013.
Based on the widely popular trading card franchise, Magic 2013 will offer players a greater challenge compared to past iterations. Play with the AI or grab some friends to take on new encounters and opponents. Plus give the Planechase multiplayer format a try with up to three other players. Magic 2013 will be free to Xbox LIVE Gold subscribers from September 1st-15th.
The second portion of this months free games will include Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Vegas.
Visit the notorious streets of Las Vegas, Nevada as a group of terrorists threatens to take world terrorism to a different level. Rainbow Six Vegas will be available for free to Xbox LIVE Gold subscribers from September 16th – 30th.
Today, Microsoft announced the Upload Outreach program to give community game video uploaders the chance to snag a free Xbox One, some games and Xbox Live Gold for doing what they love.
The official statement is below and the new Upload Outreach site lives here if you want to take part and good luck!