One of the very best decisions that console makers Microsoft and Sony have made, is to offer free games to those who are members of their Xbox Live Gold and PlayStation Plus programs each month. Hundreds of dollars worth of games for free each year. It makes the pill that is having to pay to play (online) much, much easier to swallow.
The four free games being offered to Xbox Live Gold members for Games With Gold in June 2017 have been revealed, and you can see what they are below along with information on each of the four titles.
Summer is almost here and we can’t wait to spend some quality time indoors with the latest batch of Games with Gold titles for June. In addition to the two Xbox One and two Xbox 360 games that can be play through Backward Compatibility, Xbox Live Gold members will also get free DLC for Phantom Dust in June.
Now for the games! On Xbox One we’ll have the competitive racing game Speedrunners available from June 1 – 30 followed by the open-world hacking adventure of Watch Dogs from June 16 – July 15. On Xbox 360, and on Xbox One through Backward Compatibility, explore the American frontier in Assassin’s Creed III from June 1 – 15 followed BioWare’s classic fantasy RPG Dragon Age: Origins on June 16 – 30.
All games will be available for a limited time only as part of Games with Gold, so get Xbox Live Gold today to get in on the action!
Speedrunners ($14.99 ERP): Available June 1-30 on Xbox One
Watch_Dogs ($29.99 ERP): Available June 16-July 15 on Xbox One
Assassin’s Creed III ($19.99 ERP): Available June 1-15 on Xbox 360 & Xbox One
Dragon Age: Origins ($14.99 ERP): Available June 16-30 on Xbox 360 & Xbox One
DLC for Phantom Dust ($14.99 ERP): Available June 1-30 on Xbox One
In a city filled with superheroes, getting to the bad guys becomes a competition all its own. On June 1, the highly competitive racing game Speedrunners will makes its debut on Xbox One. You’ll have to run, jump, swing, fire rockets, and knock your opponent’s off the screen to prove you’re the hero the city needs.
Then on June 16, be the ultimate hacker in the ambitious open world game Watch Dogs. Play as the criminal Aiden Pearce, seeking revenge to those who have done you wrong by manipulating the city networks, which connects you to everything. Steal private records, destroy traffic, and use the power of technology against your foes.
On Xbox 360, and Xbox One through Backward Combability on June 1, the American Revolution meets open-world stealth action in Assassin’s Creed III. Play as Connor, a Native American who uncovers the secrets of the Assassins and is caught up in a deadly conspiracy. With a new approach to free-running and a variety of new combat styles, explore a more varied environment than any previous Assassin’s Creed game.
And then, in Dragon Age: Origins, you’re a Grey Warden, one of the last of a legendary order of guardians. With the return of an ancient foe and the kingdom engulfed in civil war, you have been chosen by fate to unite the shattered lands and slay the archdemon once and for all.
Additionally, there’s a special gift for you to celebrate the new release of Phantom Dust. Gold members get a free multiplayer content DLC pack staring June 1, a $14.99 value, which includes a variety of valuable skills and abilities to help you defeat your enemies in the re-release of the original Xbox classic.
You can find previous Games with Gold offerings right here, and more information on Xbox’s Games with Gold program right here.