December 1st is a great day! Firstly, I got to open up the first door on my advent calendar this morning, but most importantly it means Xbox LIVE Gold members can now download two new games for free thanks to Games with Gold.
On the Xbox One, Sleeping Dogs: Definitive Edition is now available from today until the end of the month. You can download it from here and the full game walkthrough is available here.
The Definitive Edition of the critically acclaimed, award winning open-world action adventure, reworked, rebuilt and re-mastered for Xbox One. All 24 previously available DLC extensions from the Xbox 360 version have been integrated into the game, including the story-extending episode Year of the Snake and the horror-themed Nightmare in North Point. Alongside a wealth of new technological, audio and visual improvements, Hong Kong has never felt so alive.A vibrant, neon city teaming with life, Hong Kong’s exotic locations and busy streets and markets hide one of the most powerful and dangerous criminal organizations in the world: the notorious Triads. Play as Wei Shen – the highly skilled undercover cop trying to take down the Triads from the inside out. You'll have to prove yourself worthy as you fight your way up the organization, taking part in brutal criminal activities without blowing your cover.Destroy your opponents in brutal hand-to-hand combat using an unmatched martial arts system. Dominate Hong Kong’s buzzing streets in thrilling illegal street races and tear it up in explosive firearms action. Sleeping Dogs’ Hong Kong is the ultimate playground. Undercover, the rules are different.FEATURES:With all previously available content included and a wealth of new improvements, Hong Kong has never felt so alive.• A mature, gritty undercover cop drama where a wrong decision can blow your cover at any time.• Explosive action fuelled by a seamless mix of deadly martial arts, intense gunfights and brutal takedowns.• Epic high-speed thrills: Burn up the streets or tear up the sea in a vast array of exotic cars, superbikes and speedboats.• Hong Kong is your ultimate playground: Enter illegal street races, gamble on cock fights, or kick back with some karaoke. There are countless ways to entertain yourself in Hong Kong's diverse districts.On the Xbox 360, and playable on the Xbox One via backwards compatibility, of course, Outland is available from today until December 15th. It can be download from here.
In the middle of Balance and Chaos, now stands one man whose efforts may bridge the ancient divide, or doom the world to destruction. The award-winning studio Housemarque, maker of Super Stardust HD, has teamed up with Ubisoft to create an ambitious platformer inspired by epic adventures such as the Prince of Persia® series. Each player’s adventure will take him between light and darkness and force him to adapt to an ever-changing world.Finally, continuing on from last month, Murdered: Soul Suspect will be available until December 15th. You can download it here, and the full game walkthrough is available here.
THE HARDEST MURDER TO SOLVE IS YOUR OWN
A dark, supernatural detective thriller with a unique gameplay twist: solving your own murder from the afterlife.
Ronan O’Connor, a detective with the Salem police, has his life brought to a brutal end by a masked killer.
Caught in the purgatorial world of Dusk he must combine his investigative skills with powerful supernatural abilities to uncover the shocking link between his own death and a series of killings terrifying the town of Salem.