There are just six days left in the short month of February, and that means Major Nelson has just taken to his blog to announce March’s Xbox Live Games with Gold. Games this month include Layers of Fear, Evolve Ultimate Edition, Borderlands 2, and Heavy Weapon. As is routine, we’ve included download links, descriptions, and trailers for you below.
Xbox One Games With Gold:
Layers of Fear: March 1st-3st, $19.99 ERP
Layers of Fear is a first-person psychedelic horror game with a heavy focus on story and exploration. Delve deep into the mind of an insane painter and discover the secret of his madness, as you walk through a vast and constantly changing Victorian-era mansion. Uncover the visions, fears and horrors that entwine the painter and finish the masterpiece he has strived so long to create.
•Psychedelic horror – A sense of insanity means each turn of the camera may completely change the look of your surroundings.
•Original and classic art – Numerous pieces of original art and music flesh out the story and environment.
•Story-focused exploration – Only through exploring the environment can you uncover the details of the painter’s dark and tragic past.
•Victorian setting – Explore a game world inspired by masterpiece paintings, architecture and décor from the 19th century.
Evolve Ultimate Edition: March 16th- April 15th, $49.99 ERP
Join The Hunt With The Deepest And Most Diverse Selection Of Hunters And Monsters To Choose From In The Most Complete 4V1 Hunting Experience Yet.With 20 Hunters, 5 Monsters, 16+ Maps, And 5 Game Modes To Play, No Two Hunts Will Ever Be The Same. It’s Survival Of The Fittest And Any Side Can Win. Includes: Evolve Main Game, The Monster Expansion Pack, Hunting Season 1, And Hunting Season 2. 4V1: Team up with 3 friends to hunt a powerful evolving beast or go it alone as the Monster.HUNTERS: Whether you play as Assault, Trapper, Medic or Support, every role is vital to Survival.MONSTERS: Play as BEHEMOTH, GORGON, GOLIATH, KRAKEN and WRAITH, all diversely savage. RANKED PLAY: Hunt 2.0 pits you against players of equal skill. Win and climb your way up to the top of your class.OFFLINE PLAY: Experience the thrill of the hunt offline.
Xbox 360 Games With Gold:
Borderlands 2: March 1st-March 15th, $19.99 ERP
Borderlands’ combines the traditional elements of role-playing games with those of a first-person shooter to create a revolutionary new Role Playing Shooter genre. Borderlands 2 looks to continue this evolution and further blend the boundaries of traditional gaming genres. So choose from one of the four new character classes and get ready to be absorbed in a tale of revenge and redemption that spans the massive living environments of the planet Pandora.
Heavy Weapon: March 16th- March 31st, $9.99 ERP
Sure, you can defend our way of life for free. For a while. But if you’re serious about liberty and committed to dealing out gigajoules of destructive power, there’s only one way to go.
As always, you can enjoy all of these games on Xbox One through Backwards Compatibility. Which of these titles do you look forward to downloading in March? There’s also still some time left to check out February’s Games with Gold, so be sure to do so now before it’s too late!Further reading: Borderlands 2, Games with Gold, Xbox, Xbox 360, Xbox One