Microsoft Announces February Games with Gold


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Microsoft has announced their February lineup for Games with Gold. Players with an Xbox Live Gold subscription can download Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime and Project Cars Digital Edition for Xbox One, and Monkey Island 2: SE along with Star Wars: The Force Unleashed for the Xbox 360. Both titles for Xbox 360 are playable on Xbox One through backwards compatibility.

Xbox One

Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime returns players to the glory days of couch co-op. Gather your friends and work together to defend your space station from many approaching threats. Dashing back and forth between weapons, shields, and engines, each role is vital to your team’s success. With randomized level layouts, Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime continuously challenges players to adapt. Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime is free throughout February.

Project Cars, from Slightly Mad Studios, gives players a racing simulation following in the footsteps of Forza Motorsport and Gran Turismo. Covering a variety of motorsports, Project Cars contains a large selection of vehicles and tracks. Players can tweak their cars through the deep tuning system before jumping online to race up to 15 other players.  Project Cars Digital Edition will be available for free from Feb. 16 to Mar. 15.

Xbox 360

Return to the life of a pirate with Monkey Island 2: SE. Back for another adventure, play as Guybrush Threepwood in search for the lost treasure of Big Whoop. As part of the special edition, players can view behind the scenes art of the original title. Players can also access in-game commentary, giving them an in-depth look at the development of the popular sequel. Monkey Island 2: SE is available for free Feb. 1-15.

Take a step into the dark side with Star Wars: The Force Unleashed. Assuming the role of Darth Vader’s apprentice, players will explore the galaxy filling in the gap between Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith and Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope. With your lightsaber and an arsenal of force powers, players will destroy any Jedi who get in their way.  Star Wars: Force Unleashed will be available for free Feb. 16-31.

January Games with Gold title, Killer Instinct Season 2 Ultra Edition, is still available until Feb. 15.

Which title will you be spending the most time with this month? Let us know in the comments below!

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