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Games With Gold May 2017: Free Games For Xbox One & Xbox 360 Revealed

Apr 23, 2017 07:05 PM EDT

Few days to go before saying goodbye to April, game console enthusiasts can't help but wonder which among their listed favorites made it to the roster of the upcoming Games with Gold for May 2017. Microsoft has recently announced the lineup of who made it to the well-known Xbox GWG program. Let us find out here to unveil details.

According to GameSpot, the Games with Gold program for May will be available for free download next month. This will kick off with one of the most sought-after games "Giana Sisters: Twisted Dream." What makes this more exciting is that this will be available with its director's cut version. Furthermore, Xbox fans will be jumping up and down for May's lineup as another most requested game has made it to the cut. It is none other than the co-op action game "Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris."

In addition to this, this report revealed that Xbox will also associate with the franchise of Star Wars relative to the Star Wars Day Celebration on May 4. From May 1 - 15, GWG program will offer "Star Wars: The Force Unleashed II." While from May 16 - 31, it will offer "Lego Star Wars: The Complete Saga." Both free games will be playable on both consoles, with Xbox One through backward compatibility. The collaboration of these two giant franchises is expected to be a sure hit.

A report from Express states that Microsoft has confirmed that new Backward Compatibility (BC) classics will also be up for grab. Xbox One and Xbox 360 will have two each, a total of four new Games with Gold May 2017 titles.

Not only that, all of these will also be available for download as part of the consoles' BC program. Meanwhile, the game console fans are encouraged to still grab the opportunity of claiming April free games which include the famous "Ryse: Son of Rome" and "The Walking Dead: Season 2," up until the end of the month.

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