Microsoft has announced the four new games that will be offered via Xbox Live Games With Gold for the month of December. Leading the list of free titles for next month is Thief for the Xbox One, which will be available from December 16 to January 15. In addition, Xbox One owners who are subscribed to Gold can also download The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing throughout December.
Meanwhile, Xbox 360 owners who are subscribed to Gold need not feel left out, as they too will get two free games in the month of December. Starting Tuesday, December 01, Castlestorm will be free for Xbox Live Gold members through December 15. From December 16 onward, Xbox Live Gold Members can download Sacred 3 for the Xbox 360 fore free through December 31.
And as an extra gift for the holidays, Gold members will also receive Operation Flashpoint: Dragon Rising for the Xbox 360 for free from December 16-31, bringing the total number of free games for the month of December to five.
Note that starting from November, all future Xbox 360 titles will be playable on the Xbox One via backward compatibility. Therefore, Xbox One owners who don’t have access to an Xbox 360 can still enjoy Castlestorm, Sacred 3, and Operation Flashpoint: Dragon Rising on their current generation console.
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