September nearing its end and that means it’s about time to reveal the next set of free games for Xbox Live Gold subscribers. For those who didn’t know, Games With Gold is a special Xbox program which every month introduces 4 free games for Xbox Live Gold members – 2 for Xbox One and 2 for Xbox 360 (Xbox 360 games are also playable on Xbox One thanks to backward compatibility). Here’s the full list of October games.
Tembo the Badass Elephant
Tembo the Badass Elephant is a side-scrolling platform video game which was developed by Game Freak studio. The title was originally released back in 2015 and received fairly positive feedback. Some even compared the game to the iconic Sonic the Hedgehog. So, if you’re into colorful side-scrollers and haven’t yet played as Tembo the Badass Elephant, now it’s your chance to grab this awesome game for nothing. The game will be available from October 1st until October 31st.
Friday the 13th: The Game
The second game for Xbox One players is the iconic survival horror title Friday the 13th: The Game, it is also a great fitting for the upcoming Halloween. The game has an asymmetrical multiplayer which can host up to 8 players in one session. One player is selected to control the main antagonist of the game Jason Voorhees who has an objective to kill as many players as possible before the time runs out. Naturally, the rest have to survive. Friday the 13th: The Game will be available for Xbox Live Gold subscribers from October 16th until November 15th.
For a limited time in October, Xbox 360 and Xbox One players will be able to try Bolt game which is based on the popular Disney’s movie. In the game, you control a super-dog named Bolt (and his master Penny) in order to get through the main story. While the game isn’t that great according to many critics, if you’re into Disney universes you should give it a try. The game will be available from October 1st until October 15th.
Ninja Gaiden 3: Razor’s Edge
Starting October 16th, players of Xbox will be able to get the iconic Ninja Gaiden 3. And not only that – Ninja Gaiden 3: Razor’s Edge is an enhanced version of the original game packed with all the game’s DLC content. A perfect fit if you’re into hacking and slashing… And Ninja’s, of course. The game will be free to download until October 31st.