Lara Croft, Star Wars titles coming as May’s free Games with Gold
As we near the end of April, it’s time for a new rotation of Games with Gold. These titles, available free to Xbox Live Gold subscribers, will replace some of the currently available games at the turn of the month. Here’s a little about what you can look forward to in May:
Xbox One: May 1st to May 15th – Giana Sisters: Twisted Dreams (14.99 ERP)
Dash through tricky levels and transform the whole world at will in this fast-paced award-winning platformer. Giana Sisters: Twisted Dreams – Director’s Cut combines graphics that pack a visual punch and tight controls with the challenge of retro era platforming. Fluidly morph between two dynamically different dream worlds to solve puzzles and combat grueling enemies and bosses.
Xbox One: May 16th to May 30th – Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris ($19.99 ERP)
Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris is the sequel to the critically acclaimed Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light. This all-new adventure takes place in the Temple of Osiris, hidden deep in the deserts of Egypt. Lara Croft arrives at the temple, hoping to be the first inside, but rival treasure hunter Carter Bell has beaten her to the entrance. They each seek the Staff of Osiris, but they discover more than they bargained for. Upon entering the tomb, Carter removes the mythical Staff from its resting place and inadvertently triggers a trap cursing them both and unleashing the evil god Set. But the staff also awakens the gods Horus and Isis, the son and wife of Osiris. Now free from their ancient prison, they join forces with Lara and Carter in order to resurrect Osiris, the only god capable of removing the curse. As Lara and her companions fight their way across the sands and through ancient tombs, they will face gods and monsters of myth and legend. With the fate of the world at stake, Lara must uncover the fragments of Osiris to stop Set from enslaving all mankind.
Xbox 360: May 1st to May 15th – Star Wars: The Force Unleashed II ($19.99)
Betrayed by Darth Vader for the last time, Starkiller has escaped and faces a new journey to find his true identity. Unleash fury – wield dual lightsabers and new force powers to crush your enemies. Unleash truth – sequel to the award-winning story, continue the epic Star Wars saga. Download additional content for Star Wars(TM) The Force Unleashed(TM) II to experience new adventures as Starkiller.
Xbox 360: May 16th to May 31st – LEGO Star Wars: The Complete Saga ($19.99 ERP)
Kick Some Brick in I through VI! Play through all six Star Wars movies in one videogame! Adding new characters, new levels, and new gameplay features with enhanced Force Powers, new power-ups and new Challenge Modes.
Just a reminder that the Xbox 360 Games with Gold titles are also available as Backward Compatible meaning you can play them just fine on your Xbox One! Let us know which title you’re looking forward to the most in the comments below.Further reading: Games with Gold, Video Games, Xbox 360, Xbox One