Goodbye November Hello December and with it comes another set of free games for you Xbox Live gold members.
- The Escapists 2: Available December 1 to 31
- Tropico 5 – Penultimate Edition: Available December 16 to January 15
- Orcs Must Die!: Available December 1 to 15
- Insanely Twisted Shadow Planet: Available December 16 to 31
The Escapists 2 The Ultimate Prison Sandbox! Risk it all to break out from the toughest prisons in the world. Explore the biggest prisons yet, with multiple floors, roofs, vents and underground tunnels. You’ll have to live by the prison rules, attending roll call, doing prison jobs and following strict routines, all the while secretly engineering your bid for freedom! Your prison escape antics will take you from the frosty Fort Tundra, to a train hurtling through the desert, and even to the final frontier!
Tropico 5 penultimate edition Return to the remote island nation of Tropico in the next instalment of the critically acclaimed and hugely popular ‘dictator sim’ series. Expand your Dynasty’s reign from the early colonial period to beyond the 21st Century, facing an all-new set of challenges, including advanced trading mechanics, technology and scientific research, exploration and multiplayer modes. Penultimate Edition: Includes “The Big Cheese” and “Hostile Takeover” Add-on as well as 5 brand new exclusive Xbox One maps!
Orcs Must Die! Slice them, burn them, skewer them, and launch them – no matter how you get it done, orcs must die in this fantasy action-strategy game from Robot Entertainment. As a powerful War Mage with dozens of deadly weapons, spells, and traps at your fingertips, defend twenty-four fortresses from a rampaging mob of beastly enemies, including ogres, hell bats, and of course, a whole bunch of ugly orcs. Battle your enemies through a story-based campaign across multiple difficulty levels, including brutal Nightmare mode! Will you roast orcs in pits of lava, pound them flat with a ceiling trap, or freeze and shatter them with a slash? No matter the weapons and traps you choose, you’re sure to have an orc-killing blast!
Insanely Twisted Shadow Planet In this Insanely Twisted, 2-D action-adventure game, explore unique environments and battle bizarre creatures as you make your way toward the centre of the mysterious Shadow Planet! Solve complex puzzles and upgrade your ship with alien technology as you fight to save your homeworld.
That concludes your monthly Games with Gold update, all games are free within the dates provided and then remain yours to keep as long as you have an active Xbox Live Gold account.