Games with Gold for May Debuts a Day Early

Posted on April 30, 2019 by Paul Thurrott in Games, Xbox 360, Xbox One with 5 Comments

Microsoft has announced the four new titles in Games with Gold for May, and the first two are already available.

Xbox One

Marooners
Normal pricing:
$9.99
Free availability: May 1 to May 31

Description: Play a wild mix of fun party games as the action regularly switches back and forth between games. Can you handle the switcheroo chaos? Join your friends both on the couch and online while sadistically laughing at their misfortune, or come back to haunt them if you die. Run, jump and slap your way to victory!

The Golf Club 2 Featuring PGA Tour
Normal pricing:
$49.99
Free availability: May 16 to June 15

Description: Compete in the all-new officially licensed PGA TOUR Career mode. Play on famous courses like TPC Boston, TPC Sawgrass and more. Show off your skills as you take part in PGA TOUR events such as the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open, the John Deere Classic, and the Waste Management Phoenix Open. Take on Career Rivals throughout the season for that extra challenge and promise of reward.

Xbox 360

Earth Defense Force: Insect Armageddon
Normal pricing:
$19.99
Free availability: May 1 to May 15

Description: Thousands of giant insects and aliens once again ravage the earth, and only the Earth Defense Force can stop them. Destroy these monsters at all costs, even if it means turning entire city blocks into rubble! Raw hardcore shooter satisfaction returns in this follow up to Earth Defense Force 2017 Intense 3 player online co-op multiplayer and 6 player survival modes Collect over 300 weapons across 4 upgradeable armor types: Jetpack, Battle, Tactical, and Trooper.

Comic Jumper
Normal pricing:
$14.99
Free availability: May 16 to May 31

Description: After his comic book fails, Captain Smiley gets bought out by Twisted Pixel Games and is sent to do work-for-hire, leaping into other comic books to fix their problems.  Comic Jumper is the latest creation of the minds behind the award-winning Splosion Man and The Maw.

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Comments (5)

5 responses to “Games with Gold for May Debuts a Day Early”

  1. simont

    Not exactly a high quality group of games this month.

  2. gvan

    Does anyone know how to “get” these games for later use without automatically downloading them? I want to add these games to my library of future titles to play but I don’t want to download them right now. Note, I have an Xbox one X. Thanks!

  3. IanYates82

    Marooners looks fun for local multiplayer. The kids and I play Knight Squad, Speedrunners, some rainbow jump game (name escapes me), Joe Danger and a few others that support sometimes up to 8 players on one screen. Great for parties :)

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