We all know 2020 has been a wild but scary year. Over the years, October has been a time for Halloween enthusiasts to celebrate throughout the month; This year is no different. You can buy a 12 foot skeleton at Home Depot for $ 300 to celebrate. Over the past week, many have wondered when Microsoft will announce its spooky October 2020 Games lineup with gold. Instead, ahead of the Xbox Series X pre-order date, Microsoft announced its planned acquisition of ZeniMax for $ 7.5 billion. This acquisition means Bethesda will be part of the Xbox family.
Over the past week, many have started to speculate that a newly acquired Bethesda title would be one of the October 2020 Games with gold titles. Instead of, Eternal destiny has been announced for Xbox Game Pass. With two days until October, Xbox left the Gold community early. Be part of the festive preparation and celebration as Microsoft has finally announced spooky lineup for the October 2020 Games with Gold. In October, Xbox Live Gold members will have access to Slayaway Camp: Butcher’s Cut, Maid of Sker, Sphinx and the Cursed Mummy and Costume Quest.
Dates available for games with gold
For this month’s Games with Gold, Xbox Live Gold members can download Slayaway Camp: Butcher’s Cup and Sphinx and the Cursed Mummy from October 1. Sphinx and the Cursed Mummy ($ 14.99 ERP) is available October 1-15 on Xbox One and Xbox 360. Slayaway Camp: Butcher’s Cup ($ 16.99 ERP) is free October 1-31 on Xbox One. Starting October 16, Gold members can download Maid of Sker and Costume Quest. Maid of Sker ($ 24.99 ERP) is free from October 16 to November 15 on Xbox One. Ultimately, Costume Quest ($ 14.99 ERP) is free from October 16 to 31 on Xbox One and Xbox 360.
Remember, you have until October 1 to take advantage of the September Games with Gold offers from The division and Armed and dangerous. You have until October 15 to redeem The Book of Unwritten Tales 2. You must be an active Xbox Live Gold member or an Xbox Game Pass Ultimate member to take advantage of the Games with Gold offer for October 2020.