For the low price of $79.95 per year, Xbox Live Gold membership gives you $1000 in free games, including backward compatible Xbox 360 games for the Xbox One. That is amazing value considering the caliber of some of the games that become available. These August Games with Gold are definitely worth picking up!
Forza Horizon 2 – Normally $29.95
Standard 10th Anniversary Edition
Available free from 01 August to 31 August 2018
Originally released on 18/08/2015 from Playground Games and published by Microsoft Studios
A world of beauty and freedom awaits in Forza Horizon 2! Explore a beautiful open world with dynamic day, night and spectacular weather effects in stunning 1080p. Drive 200+ cars in epic road trips through a massive, wide-open world of freedom. Action-packed driving gameplay rewards you for showing off your style as well as your skill. Instantly connect with friends online with no lobbies and no waiting.
For Honor – Normally $99.95
Available free from 16 August to 15 September 2018
Originally released on 31/03/2017 from Ubisoft Montreal
Enter the chaos of war as a bold Knight, brutal Viking, or deadly Samurai. Wield your weapon like never before with the innovative Art of Battle combat system that puts you in control of your warrior. Fight in brutal, fast-paced melee combat across a single-player story mode and groundbreaking multiplayer modes.
Dead Space 3 – Normally $29.95
Available free from 01 August to 15 August 2018
Originally released on 06/06/2012 from Visceral and published by Electronic Arts
Dead Space 3 brings Isaac Clarke and merciless soldier John Carver on a journey across space to discover the source of the Necromorph plague and uncover the secrets that lay within Tau Volantis. Play alone as Isaac Clarke or with a friend as John Carver in seamless drop in, drop out co-op feature.
Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two – Normally $29.95
Available free from 16 August to 31 August 2018
Originally release on 19/02/2013 from Junction Point Studios and published by Disney Interactive Studios
Unleash the power of the brush in an all new co-op adventure. Join Mickey and Oswald in an epic battle to save the magical world of Wasteland and change it forever. Interact with your favorite characters like never before in the most heroic adventure yet.