The Xbox Games with Gold for April 2017 have been announced.
Xbox Live Gold members will receive four new free games: two on Xbox One and two on Xbox 360. Courtesy of backwards compatibility, Xbox One owners can also enjoy the Xbox 360 titles on offer.
Free Xbox One Games for Games With Gold Members
From 1 – 30 April 2017, Xbox One owners with Xbox Live Gold memberships can grab Ryse: Son of Rome for free!
Lead your troops to victory and exact your revenge in Ryse: Son of Rome, an immersive action-adventure story of struggle, brutality, and heroism. Starting on 1 April 2017, play as Roman soldier Marius Titus who aims to avenge the slaying of his family and fight to save the Roman Empire. This third-person hack-and-slash boasts fluid, combo-based combat with stunning graphics and environments.
From 16 April 2017 – 15 May 2017, Xbox One owners with Xbox Live Gold memberships can download The Walking Dead Season 02, for free.
Continue the story of Clementine, a young girl orphaned by the zombie apocalypse, in The Walking Dead: Season Two, sequel to the Game of the Year winner. Your choices and actions impact the story as you are constantly tested to survive in a world gone mad. Meet other survivors, explore new locations, and make gruesome decisions in this excellent five-part series.
Free Xbox 360 Games for Games With Gold Members
From 1 – 15 April 2017, Xbox One and Xbox 360 owners with Xbox Live Gold memberships will be able to download and enjoy Darksiders, for free.
Take up War’s sword and search for answers in Darksiders. Dishonored after the premature end of the world, War must return to post-apocalyptic Earth to seek out those responsible, fighting angel and demon alike who blame you for the devastation. In this action-RPG of epic proportions, you must gain power, seek upgrades, and wield a legendary arsenal to clear your name.
From 16 – 30 April 2017, Xbox One and Xbox 360 owners with Xbox Live Gold memberships can get ready to join the creed in Assassins Creed Revelations, for free.
Ezio Auditore returns for one last adventure in Assassin’s Creed: Revelations. Following in the footsteps of the original game’s hero, Altair, Ezio seeks to uncover the secrets of the master assassin. Explore Constantinople, Cappadocia, and Masyaf, bringing the Renaissance assassin through the lands of the original master.
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