Xbox Games with Gold is back for its last full month before an Xbox Series X redesign!
Read on for the free games coming in October 2020.
This month’s Games with Gold follow the usual structure, where two games go up to the 1st and 16th of each month.
BENEFITS: These games are a great perk for getting an Xbox Live Gold membership
Check Out The Titles You Can Play For Free Below!
October free games
There are four new free games included with your Gold membership in October.
Slayaway Camp: Butcher’s Cup
In this horror puzzle game, you play as Skullface, a villain who terrorizes campsites.
CREEPY CAMPER – This game might deter you from any camping trip in the future
The game includes over 300 isometric puzzles, so there is plenty to do! The game will be playable October 1-31 on Xbox One.
Maid of Sker
Xbox’s second offering is another horror-themed game, set in a remote hotel where you’ll have to use stealth to outwit sound-based enemies.
HOTEL HELL – Use stealth in Maid of Sker to defeat your sound-based enemies
This game inspired by Welsh folklore will be available on Xbox One from October 16 to November 15.
Sphinx and the Cursed Mummy
Have you ever wondered what the life of an ancient Egyptian sphinx would be like? No me neither, but why not give it a try?
Cursed TEAM – Travel the world with your mum companion to thwart evil plans
In the third free game of October, you take on the role of Sphinx, traveling the world with a mummy to thwart evil plans. This game will be available on Xbox One and Xbox 360 from October 1 to 15.
You guessed it – the latest free game for October is also Halloween-themed.
GOULS JUST WANNA HAVE FUN – Quest Costume Completes Xbox Halloween Gift Set
Collect magical costumes to improve your hero in your fight against evil in this Halloween tale. Costume Quest will be available October 16-31 on Xbox One and Xbox 360.
Deals with gold
In addition to this month’s Games with Gold announcement, there is also another round of Offers with gold.
Watch Dogs 2, Tom Clancy’s The Division, and Borderlands 3 all come at a fantastic price – check out details here.
The Game Pass hype
Following a recent partnership with EA for EA Play to join the Game Pass, and the acquisition of Bethesda opening up many opportunities – Xbox Game Pass appears to be the subscription to have on Next Gen.
QUATRE-MIDABLE – What an Xbox Game Pass range that would be!
There are also now rumors that Assassin’s Creed Valhalla could be on Game Pass at launch, which could influence players on the X-PS5 series closing.
Head over here for everything we know about Xbox Game Pass in October.