January’s Xbox Games with Gold lineup has been revealed. The usual 4 game lineup has been announced. As usual, Xbox One owners will have access to the entire lineup of games, while 360 owners will only have access to two of the titles. Two of the four titles are also timed releases, not becoming available until the 16th of January. Here are the titles Xbox Live Gold subscribers can look forward to this month.
Xbox One Games:
World of Van Helsing: Deathtrap
Deathtrap is a tower defense game with action RPG elements set in the world of Van Helsing. It was developed by Neocore Games and initially released on February 4, 2015. The game is available for download until January 15, 2017.
Killer Instinct Season 2: Ultra Edition
Killer Instinct is a combo heavy fighting game developed in a collaboration by Double Helix Games, Iron Galaxy Studios, Microsoft Studios, and Rare, under supervision from Ken Lobb (Klobb anyone?) and initially released on September 23, 2014. The game is available for download beginning January 16, 2017.
Xbox 360 Games:
The Cave is an adventure puzzle-platformer game developed by Double Fine Productions and Ron Gilbert. It was initially released on January 22, 2013.The game is available for download until January 15, 2017.
Rayman Origins is a platforming game developed by Ubisoft. It was initially released on November 15, 2011.The game is available for download beginning January 16, 2017.
Playstation Plus subscribers can look forward to a variety of unique indie games this month. As usual, the lineup includes games for Playstation 4, Playstation 3, and the Playstation Vita. The titles are available to download for Playstation Plus subscribers for the entire month of January.
Playstation 4 Games:
Day of The Tentacle Remastered (PS Vita Cross-Play)
Day of The Tentacle Remastered is a sequel to the 1987 game Maniac Mansion. It was developed by Double Fine Productions and initially released on March 22, 2016.
This War of Mine – The Little Ones
This War of Mine is a war survival game inspired by the 1992–96 Siege of Sarajevo during the Bosnian War. It was developed by 11-bit Studios and Deep Silver. It was initially released on on current-gen consoles January 29, 2016.
Playstation 3 Games:
BlazeRush is a combat racing game. Akin to Mario Kart, the player utilizes weapons and defensive items in an effort to cross the finish line first. The game also features local 4-player split screen. It was developed by Targem Games and initially released on October 29, 2014.
The Swindle is a stealth-based action game developed by Size Five Games. Animated in Steampunk-style graphics this title has the player utilize different mechanics to progress throughout the game. It was initially released on July 28, 2015.
Playstation Vita Games:
Azkend 2 is a tile-matching puzzle game developed by 10tonsLtd. It blends story elements with classic match-3 gameplay. It was initially released on March 14, 2012.
Titan Souls (PS4 Cross-Play)
Titan Souls is an action adventure title developed by Acid Nerve. The Player only has one arrow which much be retrieved during combat, while avoiding enemies. It was initially released on April 14, 2015.
This concludes our lineup of free games for January of 2017. There are plenty of fresh titles to ring in the new year with. There’s still time to grab Decembers free games, if you hurry. You can find a list of the full lineup here.We here at Super Game Reviews would like to wish our readers a Happy New Year, and as always Happy Gaming!!