August’s Games with Gold lineup includes Calico, ScourgeBringer, Saints Row 2 and Monaco. Currently, Calico and Saints Row 2 are up for grabs; ScourgeBringer and Monaco: What’s Yours Is Mine will be available in the second half of the month. As usual, you get two Xbox One games as well as a pair of backward compatible Xbox 360 titles. Penultimate month for Xbox 360 freebies, as the Games with Gold program ditches older titles in favor of focusing solely on Xbox One games.
Xbox games with gold free games august 2022
- Calico (August 1-31)
- ScourgeBringer (August 16-September 15)
- Saints Row 2 (August 1-15)
- Monaco: What’s Yours is Mine (August 16-31)
If you’ve played Stray on PlayStation, you’ll be happy to know that another cat game will be available throughout the month on Xbox. Calico, a community sim that was introduced in 2020 to positive reviews, was about building the town’s cat cafe. This relaxing game with colorful graphics tasks you with designing and decorating the cafe to make it a great place for adorable cat paws.
The other Xbox One giveaway is Scourgebringer, which is also in the August Prime Gaming lineup. ScourgeBringer is a fast-paced action platformer with a roguelite structure. If you like tough challenges, you should check out ScourgeBringer when it’s free from August 16 to September 15.
Ahead of the Saints Row Purified release on August 23, you can rewatch Saints Row 2, who will be free to claim during the first half of August. Saints Row 2 is an open-world adventure in the vein of Grand Theft Auto. Although it’s dated to some expected at this point, the over-the-top action makes it quite fun on a rainy day.
In the second half of August, members can claim Monaco: what’s yours is minea heist game launched in 2013. This stealth action game can be played solo or with friends.
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