February is here and so a new batch of free Xbox Live Gold games has been announced by Microsoft. This month the Xbox Live Gold subscribers would be able to download two free games on their Xbox 360 consoles with Xbox Live’s Games with Gold program. As announced on Major Nelson’s blog, the two free games are Dead Island and Toy Soldiers: Cold War.
Download Dead Island And Toy Soldiers: Cold War For Free In February With Xbox live Games With Gold
Dead Island is the first free Xbox Live Gold game that subscribers will be able to download in the first half of February. Developed by Techland, Dead Island is an open-world horror video game that is centered on the challenge of surviving on an Island crawling with Zombies. The game was released back in 2011 and it received a major success upon its launch. Dead Island usually goes for $19.99 on Xbox Live but members of Xbox Live Gold will be able to download it for free from February 1 to 15.
The sale on Dead Island will end on February 16 and the game will revert to its normal price. Xbox Live Gold subscribers will be entertained with free Toy Soldiers: Cold War for rest of the month. Signal Studios released Toy Soldiers: Cold War in 2011 as Xbox Live Arcade game, the game is a sequel to the Studios’ hit 2010 title, Toy Soldier.
Toy Soldiers: Cold War is a third person action-adventure based on the military conflicts escalating between former USSR and the United States. Normally Toy Soldiers: Cold War costs $14.99 on Xbox Live but the Xbox Live Gold subscribers will be able to download the game from February 16 to 28 at no cost at all.
Both Dead Island and Toy Soldiers: Cold War will only be available free for Xbox Live Gold members. The games will be on sale for the mentioned time period only and if subscribers fail to initiate games’ download before the sale is over, they will have to buy the games on their normal prices. Currently Microsoft is offering only Xbox 360 games in the Xbox Live’s Games with Gold program but the company has confirmed that the Xbox One games will also be added to the Games with Gold promotion.