Microsoft Unveils July Games with Gold for Xbox One and Xbox 360

July is all set to be an action packed month for owners of the Xbox One and Xbox 360. Microsoft has unveiled Games with Gold for July and its filled with three great action games with a little bit of salsa thrown in as well.


The first game that you can pick up for free, for a limited time, is Guacamelee! Super Turbo Championship Edition by DrinkBox Studios. This is a brawler platformer that will be landing on the Xbox One via the ID@Xbox self-publishing program. You play a Mexican wrestler Juan Aguacate who is on a quest to save the daughter of the President from the villain Carlos Calaca. This power packed game is set in the Mexican Land of the Dead, with secret hidden areas that give you a chance to explore the landscape. Guacamelee! will land on Xbox One Games with Gold on July 2nd.

BattleBlock Theater Windows Phone

Next in line is Gotham City Impostors by Monolith Productions. This is a first person shooter game based on the popular DC Comics Batman Universe. The game is multiplayer and two teams of up to six players can take on each other armored with a variety of Batman and Joker themed weapons. The game is available for the Xbox 360 from July 1st to the 15th.

Gotham City Impostors Windows Phone

Lastly, Xbox 360 owners can pick up BattleBlock Theater by The Behemoth, which is a platformer playable in single or co-op modes. You’ll be taking on high tech villainous felines in the game and hope to free your friends and save Hatty Hattington. This game will be available from July 16th to the 31st.

All of these games retail for around $15 each, but you get to pick them up free, thanks to Xbox Live. There couldn’t be a better start to July, could there?

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