The month of December is winding down, which means that Major Nelson has taken to his blog to announce January’s Games With Gold titles. Heading to gamers next month is World of Van Helsing: Deathtrap, Killer Instinct Season 2 Ultra Edition, The Cave, and Rayman Origins. As is usual we’ve given Major Nelson’s post a look and have included download links, descriptions, and trailers for you below.
Xbox One Games With Gold:
Deathtrap is a tower-defense game with strong action RPG elements and many exciting features you’ve been longing to see in this genre. Choose from three game modes (PvP, Single Player and Cooperative Campaign), create your own maps and monsters, share them with your friends and get ready for a game of vicious tricks, killing machines, rotating blades and splattering blood.
This Add-On is included in the Season 2 Ultra Edition. You must purchase Killer Instinct Season 2 Ultra Edition to access.The Ultimate KI Season 2 pack. 8 new fighters (starting with TJ Combo & Maya), 8 costumes, 16 premium accessory packs — all released as the season progresses. Plus the KI2 Classic game (ESRB:Mature). Fight On!
Xbox 360 Games with Gold:
The Cave is a new adventure game from Monkey Island and Maniac Mansion creator Ron Gilbert, and Double Fine Productions, the award-winning studio behind Psychonauts and Brütal Legend.Assemble your team of three from seven unlikely adventurers, each with their own unique personalities and stories, then descend into the mysterious depths to explore locations including a subterranean amusement park and a medieval castle, not to mention a fully armed and ready-to-launch nuclear tipped ICBM. The Cave awaits.
Rayman Origins: a new 4-player co-op comic adventure set in a lush, 2D world, teeming with unexpected secrets and outlandish enemies.When the Glade of Dreams is overrun by “nefurrious” Darktoons, it is up to Rayman and his buddies Globox and the Teensies to save the day. Their challenge, restore peace to the Glade or witness their beloved home vanish like a bad dream…A Massive Universe to Explore: Over 100 characters, 12 unique worlds and 60+ levels filled with countless secrets.Crazy Moves & Gameplay: Unleash wild moves as you jump, punch, fly and slap your way through an adventure filled with action, platforming beat-’em-up gameplay and slapstick comedy.Epic Boss Fights: Take on a giant pink monster with hundreds of eyes… A possessed, mountainous golem… An evil daisy-cum-carnivorous plant…more! 4-Player, Jump-In/Jump-Out, Co-op Gameplay
Which of these games do you look forward to downloading for free in January? There is still some time left to download December’s Games with Gold titles, so be sure to check it out, and let us know what you think by dropping us a comment below.Further reading: Games with Gold, Major Nelson, Xbox, Xbox 360, Xbox One