30 Mar 2021 3:39 PM +00:00

When can we play the new Games With Gold games?

Xbox's favourite Major, Larry Hryb, has shared the Games With Gold April 2021 line-up on Twitter and we have everything you need to know about when the next batch of free Xbox games is going to be released.

As you might already know, the Games With Gold titles often have staggered release dates throughout the month so this is worth knowing!

Games With Gold Release Dates

Starting on April 1st, Xbox players are getting a pretty good selection of free games from Games With Gold.

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Below, we have all the games listed and when they're actually out.

  • Vikings: Wolves of Midgard (April 1 - April 30)
  • Truck Racing Championship (April 16 - May 15)
  • Dark Void Xbox 360 (April 1 - April 15)
  • Hard Corps: Uprising Xbox 360 (April 16 - April 30)

When you consider that Outriders is being added to Game Pass on April 1st, and Warframe is getting a free next-gen upgrade for Xbox Series X|S, it's a fantastic month to be an Xbox player.

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Game Descriptions

Still unfamiliar with what's in store? We have all the snippets of information about the new games here to keep you updated on what's in store.

Vikings: Wolves of Midgard

" Journey to the Shores of Midgard, a world based on mythology with a fantasy twist. Join a notorious band of Viking warriors and take up the fight against the fearsome Jotan and the beasts of Ragnarok. Master mighty weapons including sword and shield, two-handed hammers, axes, and bows, and vanquish the fiendish creatures of Fimbulwinter which threatens to end all life."

Truck Racing Championship

" Take the wheel behind giant 5-ton, 1,000 horsepower semi-trucks in a completely new racing experience. Featuring all the unique challenges of the European Truck Racing Championship, drive 45 different vehicles in 14 worldwide circuits. Consider the weight of the truck when cornering, monitor tire wear, and find the best tactics to win the race."
Xbox Games With Gold Release Date Dark Void Jetpack
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DARK VOID - This classic is just over ten years old!

Dark Void

" Step into the Void, a sinister parallel world full of hostile aliens and deep mystery. Dark Void showcases powerful weapons, where a combination of ground-based combat and jetpack powered dogfights bring a thrilling dynamic. Experience the seamless transition between fight and flight in this epic adventure."

Hard Corps: Uprising

"Play the retro run-and-gun action title, Hard Corps: Uprising. Write your own legend in the gruelling trenches of Arcade mode or upgrade and build up your soldier in Rising mode, where only the best of the best can survive and achieve ultimate victory."