It has a bit of a different tone than the other games, with an African setting and rather smart enemies, and is considered by some to be a cult classic. What does an Xbox Live Gold membership grant you? As well as offering exclusive discounts and gifting access to multiplayer mayhem, Microsoft's Xbox Live Gold membership club also gives its members a selection of free games every month for the and. Celeste, from the creators of TowerFall, invites players to help a girl named Madeline to battle her inner demons and climb a whopping great mountain. It makes the pill that is having to pay to play online much, much easier to swallow. You'll play as a young girl and her Arctic fox companion, exploring your way through a series of gorgeous landscapes to the sound of a chilling score. That's what's coming in January.
This visually arresting game would ordinarily cost you. Make sure to grab these while they are available. Then, each month you receive four free games, two on the latest console and two for the previous generation. These are yours to keep for as long as you have your Xbox Live Gold membership running. Starting today, One owners who have an active subscription to Xbox Live Gold can get their hands on the indie darling, Celeste, at no additional cost, with the platformer from Matt Makes Games being available for free all month long. On Xbox One the games available for free download were Forza Horizon 2 and For Honour.
This survival game from 11 bit studios draws inspiration from the historic Siege of Sarajevo, and puts players into positions where they must make strategic choices while also weighing moral considerations. Perhaps since there is precedent, it might be offered again now. On Xbox One, Xbox Live Gold subscribers can download a copy of Celeste all month. As is Far Cry tradition, you have the open-ended freedom to take down the Jackal's forces through whatever means you see fit, whether that be stealthily eliminating enemies one by one, or charging into the fray in a high-speed jeep and wreaking havoc in a guns-blazing shootout. The cult status title was developed by studio Pandemic and published by LucasArts - and was launched in 2005 on Xbox and PlayStation 2.
You could then pass your physical copy on to a friend or trade it in. It's available for Xbox Live Gold members until January 15th. Xbox One Games With Gold this month Never Alone Also known as Kisima Ingitchuna, this indie puzzle platformer is a beautiful rendering of traditional Alaskan folklore. This one is free from 16 December until 15 January 2019. It's difficult, yes, but also gentle in the way it lets you retry painlessly and offers collectible strawberries as nothing more than their own reward. Xbox Live Games with Gold February 2019 Free Games: January Selection What free games can we play through Xbox Games with Gold in January? This pixelated platformer is all about jumping and dashing through expertly designed but seriously challenging obstacles as you make your way to the peak of a mountain.
What were October's Games with Gold? We'll keep this list updated as Microsoft unveils more Games with Gold for Xbox Live. The first sequel in the award-winning franchise features real-time storytelling, where every decision you make will affect the final outcome of the game. July had an indie vibe on Xbox One and a little bit more of a feisty vibe on the backwards compatible games. This service is provided on News Group Newspapers' Limited's in accordance with our. Here's the rundown for January 2019.
What are your thoughts about today's video? This must-play platformer is among the , striking the perfect balance of surmountable difficulty, optional secrets, and a surprisingly affecting story. Next, we are predicting that Outlast may be made free in February. On Xbox 360 and Xbox One via Backward Compatibility, get set to raid more tombs in Lara Croft: Guardian of Light, and then fight your way across deserts, jungles, and savannas in Far Cry 2. Take your driving skills to the limit in World Rally Championship 6. Luckily, we've got you covered: these are the free Xbox Live Gold games that are available in January 2019, across both consoles, and we'll keep this space updated with each month's new picks. On Xbox 360 and Xbox One via Backward Compatibility players can download a copy of Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light from January 1st until January 15th.
Note that the game is also backward compatible with the Xbox One. To give you an idea of how much money you'd be saving through Xbox Live Gold, it's worth noting that the Microsoft Store is currently selling this game on its own at. With the end of December drawing near, Microsoft has announced the Xbox Games With Gold for January 2019. You've got four games to play with -- and they're all playable on Xbox One What were September's Games with Gold? With the power of her mid-air dash and some pristine controls, you'll guide Madeline through seriously challenging levels full of pixel-perfect jumps, beautiful backgrounds, and supremely catchy tunes. Far Cry 2 From January 16th until the end of the month, Xbox Live Gold members can also play the second instalment of the Far Cry series. Please leave a comment below and a like rating! The backwards compatible Xbox 360 games are solid picks this month too.
Whether you'll actually want to play a 2005 open-world game in 2018 is your call to make, of course. The other Xbox One freebie is the racing game. Each and every month you'll find a handful of gratis games to download on Xbox One, as well as a couple for Xbox 360, and they're yours to keep so long as you keep paying for the subscription. The first sequel in the award-winning franchise features real-time storytelling, where every decision you make will affect the final outcome of the game. Membership of this club isn't that dear, either: at the moment, the will sell you 1-month membership for £1 that's a special discount price , 3-month membership for £14. You can also buy a membership through , where the prices are sometimes a bit cheaper.