In April Microsoft is doubling the games in its Games with Gold Program for both the Xbox One and Xbox 360 consoles. That means that Xbox One owners will get two free games this month and Xbox 360 owners will get a staggering 4 free games in April. providing of course that you have an active Xbox Live subscription. As usual the Xbox One games will be available for the whole month wile the Xbox 360 games are split 2 from April 1st-15th and 2 from April 16th-30th. Also in April comes the Xbox One system update with loads of improvements from the achievement notifications to the party chat system.
Pool Nation FX – Available all month on Xbox One. You may not think that a pool game is any great shakes and the fact thats its a free game may not be exciting you either but Pool Nation FX is certainly worth a look. It runs on the Unreal engine 4 and looks fantastic, plus it has loads of game modes to try. Take a look at the video below to see what Pool Nation FX is all about. Also Pool Nation FX is a brand new game only available from April 1st.
Child of Light – Available all month on Xbox One. Child of Light is an adventure inspired by fairy tales. The story takes us on the coming-of-age journey of Aurora, the daughter of a duke, who is transported to the fantastic world of Lemuria. Identified as a Child of Light and granted the power of flight, Aurora must fight the dark creatures of the Queen of the Night on her quest to save the sun, the moon, and the stars.
Gears of War: Judgment – Available from April 1-15 on Xbox 360 – Gears of War : Judgement is the fourth in gears of war series and is set as a prequel to the series. It is the first game in the series that doesn’t feature Marcus Fenix or Dominic Santiago as the main characters. Gears of War : Judgement was well received by the critics scoring 4/5 on metacritic and 9.2/10 from IGN.
Terraria – Available from April 1-15 on Xbox 360 – The best way to describe Terraria is like a 2D Minecraft. You have to build, create, explore and battle in a low resolution world. Was also available on mobile platforms, youcan now play it on your Xbox 360 for free.
Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag – Available from April 16-30 on Xbox 360 – The Assassins Creed series has been hugely popular so the chance to get one for free should not be missed. Scoring an 86 on metacritic with no negative reviews from the media critics Black Flag is certainly a game you should at least be trying and from April 16th you can get the game for free.
Army of Two: The Devil’s Cartel – Available from April 16-30 on Xbox 360 – The 3rd game in the Army of two series. This time T.W.O. comes up against a drug cartel in Mexico. Army of Two : The Devils Cartel did receive mixed reviews with a metacritic score of 54. However fans of the series will still want to download the game with zero cost from April 16th.