Xbox Live Games with Gold August 2016 announced

July 26, 2016

Major Nelson has announced the Games with Gold freebies Xbox Live Gold subscribers will be receiving in August 2016.

For the Xbox One, players will be treated to Koei Temco’s Warriors Orochi 3: Ultimate, a spin-off series which features the characters from the Dynasty Warriors and Samurai Warriors 3 franchises. Wrestling fans will also be pleased with WWE 2K16‘s inclusion, promising the most robust roster and gameplay options the series has featured to date.

For the Xbox 360, Ubisoft’s cult classic Beyond Good & Evil HD is the main highlight. The action adventure game sees players solving puzzles, fighting enemies and use protagonist Jade’s photojournalism skills to acquire photographic evidence. Also available is Spelunky, an underground-themed platformer that features randomised levels and fully destructible environments.

Full details of when each title will be available to download can be found below:

Xbox One:

  • Warriors Orochi 3: Ultimate (available August 1-31)
  • WWE 2K16 (available August 16 – September 15)

Xbox 360:

  • Spelunky (available August 1-15)
  • Beyond Good & Evil (available August 16-31)


Games with Gold August 2016