Xbox Games With Gold – March’s Free Games

We are nearing the end of the month, and that can only mean one thing – It’s time to find out which Xbox games we are getting with March’s Games With Gold!

Sherlock Holmes: Crimes and Punishments | March 1st – 31st March | Xbox One

This game places you in the shoes of gentlemanly sleuth Sherlock Holmes and revolves around investigating crime scenes and searching for clues. You then decide who is guilty based on the clues you find. There are 6 mysteries to try your hand at in this adventure game. It released to fairly good reviews and looks well worth a try.


Lords of the Fallen | March 16th – April 15th | Xbox One

In this action RPG, you take control of the convicted criminal Harkyn. Your job is to stop the invading demonic forces. This game revolves around travelling through interconnected environments whilst defeating enemies. It is noted for being very similar to the Dark Souls series, but with an easier difficulty level. It released October 2014 to positive reviews.


Supreme Commander 2 | March 1st – March 15th | Xbox 360

The sequel to Supreme Commander, this is one for the more strategic gamers. This Real Time Strategy game features both single player and multiplayer gameplay. Basically, players are given an ACU (Armored Command Unit) and the aim of the game is to destroy the enemy’s ACU. The game released to rather mixed reviews, but the scores are mostly positive.


Borderlands | March 16th – March 31st | Xbox 360

The stand out winner on the list is Borderlands. This wacky, action role playing fps is the first in the series. It has a very distinct art style which is somewhat cartoon-like in appearance. It released in 2009 to positive reviews and has since gained a large fan base. Featuring split screen co-op, this is a great game to play with friends. There are four playable characters to choose from, each with a unique skill. If you haven’t played it yet, then what are you waiting for?


That’s it, folks! Any games take your fancy? Let me know in the comments below!

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