August games for Xbox Live Gold subscribers
Microsoft announced that August will be a rich one for Xbox Live Gold subscribers, with titles like Gears of War 4 and Torchlight among the list of games available for free through the subscription.
Gears 4, launched in 2016 is the first game in the series developed by The Coalition, the new studio dedicated to Xbox games. It will be available for free download in August. Along with Gears 4, the second title offered by Microsoft for free is Forza Motorsport 6 released in 2015. Both titles can be downloaded between August 16 and September 15.
The offer is very good and for those who still have Xbox 360, with two games available for download. The first is Torchlight, a game with the Diablo theme launched in 2009 by the Runic Games studio, now closed. This is valid for the first half of the month. The second half of the month brings subscribers a game produced by MercurySteam and Kojima Productions, Castlevania: Lords of Shadows. It can be downloaded between August 16 and 31. This is also the second month in a row when Microsoft offers a free game from the Castlevania franchise.