Assassin’s Creed Chronicles: China and Mirror’s Edge are both now available to download for free for Xbox Live Gold members as part of this month’s Games with Gold promotion. Assassin’s Creed Chronicles: China is a 2.5D platformer spin-off from the main Assassin’s Creed video games and can be played on the Xbox One while Mirror’s Edge is the popular Xbox 360 video game that inspired the Xbox One title, Mirror’s Edge: Catalyst (pictured). Mirror’s Edge can be played on the Xbox 360 and the Xbox One due to the backwards compatibility feature.
Here’s the official game description for Mirror’s Edge:
In a city where information is heavily monitored, where crime is just a memory, where most people have sacrificed freedom for a comfortable life, Some choose to live differently. Some. like you, are Runners, phenomenally agile messengers who deliver sensitive information for a price. You are a Runner called Faith. Murder has come to this city. And now you are being hunted.
Here’s the official game description for Assassin’s Creed Chronicles: China:
Exact Shao Jun’s vengeance on the Chinese Emperor in stunning 16th century China with fresh 2.5D stealth gameplay. Travel across China and its legendary landmarks. Stalk enemies from the roofs of the Forbidden City, hide in the shadows of the Great Wall, meet iconic historical figures and discover this Great Empire. Brought to life by fusing the essence of Chinese 16th century traditional brush strokes with more contemporary, impressionistic styles, Shao Jun’s adventure will keep you awed in an evocative and truly living painting. Assassin’s Creed Chronicles brings the thrill of being a master Assassin into 2.5D. Scout, sneak and hide to avoid detection. Fool enemies using whistles and disguises. Find your target, kill and escape.
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