By Matthew Rondina
Games with Gold in March is headlined by neon bathed stunt bike racing and a fresh take on shooters that will leave you coming back for more!
There’s also fun for the whole family with Disney Pixar’s Brave and Airtight Games’ Quantum Conundrum. Read on to find your Xbox Live Games with Gold for March 2018!
The games below are part of the Games with Gold lineup, a benefit for Xbox Live Gold subscribers. The program offers 4 free games each month – two on Xbox One and two on Xbox 360. An added bonus on Xbox One is all 4 games are playable via backward compatibility, doubling up on gaming fun for your Xbox One.
Trials of the Blood Dragon (Available March 1 to 30 on Xbox One)
Get ready for an epic, single player experience that mixes the death defying stunt bike mechanics of Trials with the neon nostalgia of Blood Dragon.
Play as Roxanne and Slayter, the offspring of the legendary Rex Power Colt, as you shoot, swing and flip your way through Vietnam War 4. Sound crazy? It should, because it totally is!
Get ready for entertaining over the top action racing that you won’t soon forget! Featuring 30 missions across 7 different worlds and over 6 different vehicles this is one trippy ride you won’t want to pass up.
Superhot (Available March 16 to April 15 on Xbox One)
Get ready for a first person shooter where time moves only when you do. If you feel the FPS genre is getting a little tired SuperHot might be just what you are looking for. With mesmerizing gameplay and stylized graphics that set it apart from the crowd, “bullet time” gets a whole new meaning that dramatically shifts the FPS genre to new frontiers.
You can watch as bullets move in slow motion toward you and plan your next move! Test your skills and feel like an action movie hero in Superhot!
Brave: The Video Game (Available March 1 to 15 on Xbox One and Xbox 360)
Family fun is on the menu for March with Disney Pixar’s Brave, which is based on the hit film.
You play as Mérida either in a story based, single player mode, or a co-op mode where your friend plays as will-o’-the-wisp helping you on your journey.
You’ll be challenged with puzzles and have the ability to use elemental charms that will add fire, earth, air, and ice attacks to your arsenal.
Get ready to explore the mythical and mysterious landscape of Scotland while trying to lift a magical curse on your kingdom.
Quantum Conundrum (Available March 16 to 31 on Xbox One and Xbox 360)
In this single player puzzle game you are tasked with searching for your zany uncle who has gone missing after a science experiment gone awry. By using his newest invention, the Inter-dimensional Shift Device (or IDS) you can navigate his house by switching dimensions and solving puzzles that stand in your way.
Need to move a heavy couch to clear your path? No problem, jump into an ultra low gravity dimension and move that object out of the way. The best part is that you can switch dimensions in real time, allowing you to navigate the massive mansion and all it’s wings in order to rescue your uncle.
Use the IDS and find your uncle, for science!
Have fun on your gaming adventures in March, I hope to see you online, game on!
About the Author: Matthew Rondina
Matthew has been involved in all things gaming since the 8-bit era. He is a veteran of the video game and tech industry who has been passionate about technology and gaming for over 20 years. Follow Matthew’s gaming adventures on twitter and join in on the fun!