Microsoft has dropped the need for Xbox Live Gold subscriptions to enjoy free-to-play online games such as Fortnite, Rocket League and Apex Legends.
After a limited trial last month, the company has now announced that a series of 50 games will be available to play independently, whether you have an Xbox Live Gold subscription or not. More are in the offing as Microsoft becomes available.
After a call by gamers to make free-to-play games completely free, the rollout reverses a course for Microsoft. In short, this is probably a smart play of the company. Instead gamers should enjoy Call of Duty: Warzone, Destiny 2, and Roblox, which are on Xbox machines from elsewhere, especially when there are so many ways to play those games.
The firm is taking little risk putting current Xbox Live Gold customers who subscribe to play these games, but we may not see many droppings given the other great benefits available.
The complete list of games available at the time of writing is as follows: 3on3 Free Style, Aegis Wing, APB Reloaded, Apex Legends, Armored Warfare, Battle Islands: Commanders, Blessing Unshaded, Bravalhalla, Call of Duty: Warzone, Crackdown, Crackdown 2, Crimson 2 Alliance, Crossout, CREDED: FOAD, Darwin Project, Dauntless, DC Universe Online, Dead or Alive 5 Last Round: Core Fighters, Dead or Alive 6: Core Fighters, Defense 2050, Destiny 2, Doritos Crash Course, Dungeon Defenders II, Enlisted, Eternal Card Game, Family Game Night, Fishing Planet, Fortnite, Galaxy Control: Arena, Happy Wars, Harm, Wayne, Hyper Scamper, Killer Instinct, Corgan, Minion Masters, Neverwin, Outriders (Demo), Paladins, Way of the Agile , Fantasy Star Online 2, Phantom Dust, Pinball FX 2, Prominence Poker, Realm Royale, REC Room, Resident Evil Revelations 2, ROBOLOX, Rocket League, Rogue Company, Skyforce, Smite, Spacecorders, Spellbreak, Star Trek Online, TechWorks Global Comfort . TERA, The Four Kings Casino and Slots, Two Who Man, Trove, Vajra, War Thunder, Warface, Warframe, World of Tanks, World of Warships: Legends, Yaris.
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