Xbox Live Gold members are that time of the week again – like clockwork, every week Xbox releases a few new games, completely free.
As you now know if you are a regular at Daily Star Gaming, Xbox has a great service called Free Play Days which complements the free titles offered by the publisher through Games with Gold to give you even more free things to play. on others. the week.
Free Play Days are timed events that give players the opportunity to download and try new titles and carry over the progress made during the trial period to the full game, should they choose to purchase it.
More often than not, you also have the option to pick up the selected games at a reduced price after the demo period!
One of the perks of an Xbox Live Gold and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate membership: Xbox Free Play Days!
These special events are exclusive to Xbox Live Gold and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members, giving you the chance to play select and full games for free. All points earned and purchased DLC are retained if you purchase the game at the end of the free period.
Don’t have an Xbox Live Gold or Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscription yet? No problem! All Xbox Live members can play online with friends for free during Xbox Free Play Days for All events.
This week’s playable game offering is a bit larger than what we usually see from Microsoft, which is good.
If you want to crank up your Gamerscore or just want to try out new titles, this is a good weekend to do so (especially since some meteorologists think our little island is going to be rocked by storms this weekend!)
If you are an Xbox Live Gold and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate member, you can try Survive Mars, dead in the light of day, and Secret neighbor.
A press release from Microsoft reads as follows:
“Colonize and unravel the mysteries of the Red Planet in Surviving Mars, find a way to survive or stalk your prey in Dead by Daylight: Special Edition, and save your friend with a spy among you in Secret Neighbor.”
If any of these games appeal to you, all Xbox Live Gold / Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members can download these games now, and you will be able to play until Monday, February 10 at 7:59 am UK time.
You can find and install the games here on the Xbox site.
One click will take you to the Microsoft Store, where you must be signed in to see the option to install with your Xbox Live Gold subscription.
To download to console, all you need to do is go to the Gold member area on your Xbox One’s home dashboard – it should be there when you start your console.
Here’s what you need to know about each game:
Claim your rights and colonize the red planet in Surviving Mars. Build your city from scratch while dealing with infrastructure issues, environmental concerns, and individually simulated settler behavior, all on an oxygen-free planet! Uncover its secrets and build a sustainable society in this modern take on brilliant 1960s futurism.
Death by daylight: Special edition
Play as the stalker or the prey in the multiplayer horror game Dead by Daylight: Special Edition. Situational awareness is essential for Survivors playing in third-person view, as the killer focuses on his target in first-person mode, all in ever-changing environments.
Break into your suspicious neighbor’s basement to save a missing friend. However, someone in your party is a traitorous secret neighbor in disguise. Collect the keys and rescue your friend or split up, scare and confuse those who break into your house. Cooperation is key, but don’t trust anyone in this suspenseful multiplayer game.