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August 2017 Games With Gold Announced

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Major Nelson revealed this coming month’s Games With Gold titles, and there are some heavy hitters in the fray. Slime Rancher will be downloadable on August 1 and available through August 31 – making its debut with the service and normally costing $20. Trials Fusion joins the fray on August 16 and will last until September 15, while Xbox 360 …

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Games With Gold Rundown July 16-31

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July’s Games With Gold have been solid so far, and the latter half of the month brings some diversity to the lineup. The first half featured Grow Up, which will be available throughout the month – going from July 1 through July 31. Until July 31, you can get LEGO Pirates of the Caribbean on the Xbox 360 and Xbox …

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Virtua Fighter 2, Quantum Conundrum, Costume Quest 2, and Frontlines Join Xbox One BC Lineup

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Larry Nelson announced today that the Xbox One is seeing a handful of new additions to its backwards compatible Xbox 360 lineup. The legendary polygonal fighter Virtua Fighter 2 was released on the 360 via Xbox Live Arcade, and is now playable on the Xbox One’s outstanding controller. Likewise, the delightful Costume Quest 2, Quantum Conundrum, and Frontlines: Fuel of …

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Super Street Fighter IV Arcade Edition and Ultra SF IV Join Xbox One Backwards Compatible Lineup

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With the original Street Fighter IV joining the backwards compatible lineup, it was considered only a matter of time until later versions came out on the service. Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition is now available for Xbox One owners in both digital or physical forms. The arcade edition featured a variety of tweaks to the characters along with new …

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July 2017 Xbox Live Games With Gold Announced

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July is fast-approaching, and Microsoft has announced which games Xbox Live Gold users can expect to add to their libraries. The first half of the month sees Xbox One users get Grow Up – the sequel to Grow Home, that never got an Xbox One release. Xbox 360 and Xbox One owners will also get Kane and Lynch 2: Dog …

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Games With Gold Rundown for June 15-30

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A new batch of Games With Gold are available, with some major releases now available. SpeedRunners and the Phantom Dust Multiplayer Content Pack are still available. However, Watch Dogs joins the fray on the Xbox One, and Dragon Age: Origins is now available on both the 360 and Xbox One. Watch Dogs may not be the greatest game ever, but …

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Battleborn Free Trial Now Available on Xbox One

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Battleborn was an outstanding game when it was released last year, and while reviews weren’t as kind to it as Overwatch, I found it to be a far more fun and engaging experience. Today, the Free Trial version of the game was made available on the Xbox One and PC. Battleborn’s free experience lets you enjoy all of the game’s …

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Games With Gold Rundown for June 1-15

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June’s first batch of Games With Gold are available, and give you a solid amount of variety for your money. From June 1 through June 30, you can get the fast-paced SpeedRunners and the Multiplayer Content Pack for Phantom Dust. These are Xbox One-only deals, while Assassin’s Creed III joins the fray from June 1 through June 15 on the …

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