From Lara Croft to Van Helsing, Microsoft is already preparing its 2018 year at Games with Gold for Xbox One and Xbox 360
In just over a week we will be in 2018. Take your seven leaps on the beach, make your promises and stuff yourself with food. May your 2017 have been great, as 2018 will be even better! Wait, are you laughing nervous? Okay, maybe this year was not the best for you. However, the Microsoft has just made 2018 that hope at the end of the tunnel, because the titles of the Games with Gold January 2018 have been revealed! Now see what games you’re going to start next year with.
The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing III (Xbox One)
Available from the 1st to the 31st of January
Van Helsing may be “missing” from the current pop scene, but his space is guaranteed in 2018 at Games with Gold. The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing III is a Isometric and multiplayer role-playing RPG. A little exaggerated, it is possible to compare with Divinity. There are several classes of warriors to choose from and face hordes of enemies. And if you have a Xbox One X, enjoy because the game has been updated with graphics improvements for the console.
Zombie (Xbox One)
Available from January 16th to February 15th
This game was first released for Wii U with the title ZombiU. Ubisoft made one of the best games for the platform, but in the end the console did not score. Years later, they decided to remove Nintendo’s exclusivity and take it to other video games. Thus was born Zombi! It’s your chance to enjoy this game if you didn’t have a Wii U.
Tomb Raider: Underworld (Xbox 360)
Available from the 1st until the 15th of January
Lara Croft is returning to cinema screens in 2018. On March 15, the film Tomb Raider: The Origin will be released, with Alicia Vikander as Lara Croft. It will be based on the franchise reboot. But in January you will accompany Lara Croft on another adventure in the game Tomb Raider: Underworld. The game was the eighth in the franchise and the last before the reboot. Even so, it is very worthwhile to check the game, especially to note its changes. Before Tomb Raider was like a mixture of puzzle and adventure, today it is an adventure RPG.
Army of Two (Xbox 360)
Available from the 16th to the 31st of January
Are you enjoying Gears of War 4 on Xbox Game Pass? It’s a great game for co-op, with its frantic campaign mode. If you want to go for a more current and realistic scenario, Army of Two may be your ideal choice. Play with your friend in this third-person shooterlike soldiers, travel from Afghanistan to South Korea, dumping bullets wherever he goes.
- Warhammer: End Times – Vermintide (Xbox One) – Available until December 31
- Back to the Future: The Game – 30th Anniversary Edition (Xbox One) – Available until January 15th
- Marlow Briggs and the Mask of Death (Xbox 360) – Available until December 31
What game are you most looking forward to playing in 2018 at Games with Gold?