Free Weekend Access to XCOM 2 With Xbox Live Gold

By Kelly Packard, 1 year ago
XCOM 2 is the latest game to be getting Xbox Live Gold Free Play Days. With Free Play Days, which has become one of the major perks of Xbox Live Gold, players can have access to the full version of the turn-based strategy game for a limited time this weekend.


The event begins at 9 a.m. PT on Thursday, October 26th and will be live until 11:59 p.m. PT on Sunday, October 29th. For a limited time, XCOM 2 is available for 60% off its standard edition and digital deluxe edition. As always, any achievements or progress you earn will carry over should you decide to purchase the full game. When the event goes live, queue up the download from the Xbox dashboard or from a web browser here.

We've got the full list of XCOM 2 achievements - check the list for guides to unlocking them.

Check out our Best Xbox Turn-Based Combat Games Available in 2018 article for a compilation of other great games in this genre.
Credit for this story goes to Vuxyhun
Kelly Packard
Written by Kelly Packard
In a few descriptors: college student, longtime gamer, writer and junk food enthusiast. I contribute to TrueAchievements as a news writer and reviewer. Usually, you can find me knee-deep in a multiplayer game while ignoring my growing backlog or on one forum or another discussing all things gaming.