May the Force be with You
Microsoft has announced their May lineup for Games with Gold. Players with an Xbox Live Gold subscription can download Giana Sisters: Twisted Dreams – Director’s Cut and Lara Croft and The Temple of Osiris for Xbox One, and Star Wars: The Force Unleased II along with LEGO Star Wars: The Complete Saga for the Xbox 360. Both titles for Xbox 360 are playable on Xbox One through backwards compatibility.
Giana Sisters: Twisted Dreams – Director’s Cut
From the team at Black Forest Games, Giana Sisters: Twisted Dreams – Director’s Cut is the successor to 1987’s The Great Giana Sisters. As Giana, you are thrust into adventure when your sister, Maria, is kidnapped and taken into Dream World. With a particular set of skills you’ll fight through 33 levels defeating numerous enemies and bosses. Return to the era of 2D platforming free of charge all throughout the month of May
Lara Croft and The Temple of Osiris
Sequel to the popular Summer of Arcade title, Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light, Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris ups the ante with four-player co-op. Teaming-up with rival treasure hunter, Carter Bell, and Egyptian gods, Isis and Horus, players will fight through deadly tombs to stop an evil deity. Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris is free from May 16 to June 15.
Star Wars: The Force Unleashed II
Still waiting to play through the Force Unleashed series? Star Wars: The Force Unleashed II will be free at the start of May, just three months after its predecessor. Continuing the story of Starkiller, players will now find themselves at odds with Darth Vader. Wielding dual lightsabers and new force powers, players will slash through waves of enemies as they search for their true identity. Star Wars: The Force Unleashed II is available for free May 1-15.
LEGO Star Wars: The Complete Saga
Tired of stepping on Legos? LEGO Star Wars: The Complete Saga saves your feet and eliminates all choking hazards. Play through the first six episodes of the Star Wars saga, with over 160 character to choose from. LEGO Star Wars: The Complete Saga will be available for free May 16-31.
April Games with Gold title, The Walking Dead: Season 2, is still available through May 15.
Which title will you be spending the most time with this month? Let us know in the comments below.