Another month of free games is almost here. As always, the Xbox One titles are yours as long as you have an active Gold membership, while the 360 games are yours even if you drop down to Silver. Bothe 360 titles are available on Xbox One through the backward compatibility program.
Starting the month for Xbox One is Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon. A retro style side-scroller that looks exactly how that sounds. Picking up on the 16th will be SUPER BOMBERMAN R. The classic Bomberman gameplay with updated graphics and an exclusive Master Chief character.
Battle with swords and whips in this retro-style action game brought to you by game creator Koji Igarashi and Inti Creates!
Play as Zangetsu, a demon slayer bearing a deep grudge, who must travel through perilous lands to defeat a powerful demon lurking in a dark castle. Zangetsu will meet fellow travelers along the way, who can join your journey as playable characters.
Switching to these characters with their unique abilities will unlock new paths through the treacherous stages. Your choices in recruiting these adventurers will change the difficulty of the game, and may even affect the ending!
*This game is the mini-game promised as a stretch goal of the 2015 Kickstarter campaign for “Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night.”
Super Bomberman R is coming to Xbox One!
New characters are joining the fight: Master Chief Bomber is a “SPARTAN-II Supersoldier,” deployed by the UNSC to defend Humanity from the threat of attack by the aggressive alien alliance known as “The Covenant.”
This ultimate soldier wears state-of-the-art combat armor, called “Mjolnir”, and is a highly capable combatant with a vast variety of firearms, armored vehicles, air and spacecraft!
His face remains a mystery, as he never removes his helmet.
Play alone or with a friend in a Story Mode jam-packed with different levels. Re-experience classic Battle Mode,
or discover the brand new Grand Prix Mode in which team play is just as important as individual skills! Play locally or online with friends and players from around the world!
Super Bomberman R is the biggest Bomberman game ever!
A campaign playable alone or with a friend in local co-op.
Join the 8 Bomberman heroes and help them to defeat the Evil Emperor Buggler!
The classic and fun Battle Mode is back.
Play with up to [4/8] players locally or 8 players online!
Grand Prix is a new competitive mode in which teamwork is key.
Which team will show the best skills and be crowned as the best in the Universe!?
The 360 kicks things off with Assassin’s Creed Rogue. Play as a trained assassin who turns to the Templar order with unique equipment not previously seen in Assassin’s Creed games. Closing out the month will be Star Wars Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy. An Xbox original title where you learn the ways of the force as you train to be a Jedi or Sith.
North America, 18th century. Amid the chaos and violence of the French and Indian War, Shay Patrick Cormac, a fearless young member of the Assassin Brotherhood, undergoes a dark transformation that will forever shape the future of the colonies. After a dangerous mission goes tragically wrong, Shay turns his back on the Assassins who, in response, attempt to end his life. Cast aside by those he once called brothers, Shay sets out on a mission to wipe out all who turned against him and to ultimately become the most feared Assassin hunter in history. Introducing Assassin’s Creed® Rogue, the darkest chapter in the Assassin’s Creed® franchise yet. As Shay, you will experience the slow transformation from Assassin to Assassin hunter. Follow your own creed and set off on an extraordinary journey through New York City, the wild river valley, and far away to the icy cold waters of the North Atlantic in pursuit of your ultimate goal, to bring down the Assassins.
Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy is the latest installment of the highly acclaimed Jedi Knight series. Take on the role of a new student eager to learn the ways of the Force from Jedi Master Luke Skywalker. Interact with famous Star Wars characters in many classic Star Wars locations as you face the ultimate choice: fight for good and freedom on the light side or follow the path of power and evil to the dark side.