This Month's Free Games

  • Publish Date: October 30, 2018
  • Comments: ↓ 7 user comments

This is the permanent home of our guide to currently available and upcoming free games for Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC. We'll update it whenever new titles are announced.

New and upcoming free games by platform

Note that games available via Microsoft's Games With Gold and Game Pass, Sony's PS Plus, Amazon's Twitch Free With Prime, Humble Monthly, EA's Origin Access, and Nintendo Switch Online require a paid subscription to those services in order to download their free games. Other games are completely free and do not require a subscription, though they may require the installation of special software (e.g., Origin, Steam).

Just-added games are marked with the NEW symbol below.

PC

Score/Title/Genre/Year Availability
Box art 7 Days to Die Humble Monthly
November 2–November 30
Action-adventure, 2013
Box art AER: Memories of Old Twitch Prime
November 1–November 30
Action-adventure, 2017
Box art Dead Island Definitive Ed. Humble Monthly
November 2–November 30
Survival/Action-adventure, 2011
  Deltarune Official site
October 31–tbd
RPG, 2018
Box art Destiny 2 Battle.net
November 2–November 18
Multiplayer shooter, 2017
Box art The Dwarves Humble Monthly
November 2–November 30
RPG, 2016
Box art Evolvation Steam
October 8–tbd
Simulation, 2016
Box art Hard Reset Redux Humble Monthly
November 2–November 30
Shooter, 2016
Box art Hitman: The Complete First Season Humble Monthly
November 2–November 30
Action-adventure, 2016
Box art Hollow Knight Humble Monthly
November 2–November 30
Action-adventure, 2017
Box art Overcooked! Twitch Prime
November 1–November 30
Simulation, 2016
Box art Overload Twitch Prime
November 1–November 30
Shooter, 2018
Box art The Pillars of the Earth Twitch Prime
November 1–November 30
Adventure, 2017
Box art Resident Evil Revelations Humble Monthly
November 2–November 30
Survival horror, 2013
Box art Sniper Elite Humble Monthly
November 2–November 30
Snooter, 2005
Box art Sniper Elite V2 Humble Monthly
November 2–November 30
Shooter, 2012
  vApe Escape Humble Monthly
November 2–November 30
Adventure, 2018

PlayStation 4

Score/Title/Genre/Year Availability
Box art Bulletstorm: Full Clip Edition NEW PS Plus
November 6–December 4
Shooter, 2017
Box art Burly Men at Sea NEW PS Plus
November 6–December 4
Adventure, 2017
Box art Roundabout NEW PS Plus
November 6–December 4
Racing/Puzzle, 2015
Box art Yakuza Kiwami NEW PS Plus
November 6–December 4
Action-adventure, 2017

PlayStation 3

Score/Title/Genre/Year Availability
Box art Arkedo Series NEW PS Plus
November 6–December 4
Action/Compilation, 2012
Box art Jackbox Party Pack 2 NEW PS Plus
November 6–December 4
Minigames/Compilation, 2015

PlayStation Vita

Score/Title/Genre/Year Availability
Box art Burly Men at Sea NEW PS Plus
November 6–December 4
Adventure, 2017
Box art Roundabout NEW PS Plus
November 6–December 4
Racing/Puzzle, 2018

Xbox One

Score/Title/Genre/Year Availability
Box art Battlefield 1 Games With Gold
November 1–November 30
Shooter, 2016
Box art Dead Island: Riptide - Definitive Ed. Xbox Game Pass
October 22–(no end date)
Action/Shooter, 2016
Box art Grip: Combat Racing NEW Xbox Game Pass
November 6–(no end date)
Racing, 2018
Box art Hello Neighbor Xbox Game Pass
October 22–(no end date)
Stealth/Action-adventure, 2017
Box art >observer_ Xbox Game Pass
October 22–(no end date)
Adventure, 2017
Box art OlliOlli2: XL Edition Xbox Game Pass
November 1–(no end date)
Sports, 2016
Box art Outlast Xbox Game Pass
October 22–(no end date)
Action-adventure, 2014
Box art Race the Sun Games With Gold
November 16–December 15
Action, 2017
Box art Rise & Shine Xbox Game Pass
November 1–(no end date)
Action/Platform, 2017
Box art Sheltered Xbox Game Pass
November 1–(no end date)
Strategy, 2016
Box art Sinner: Sacrifice for Redemption Xbox Game Pass
October 18–(no end date)
Action/RPG, 2018
Box art Sniper Elite 4 Xbox Game Pass
November 1–(no end date)
Shooter, 2017
Box art Victor Vran Games With Gold
October 16–November 15
Action/RPG, 2017

Xbox 360*

Score/Title/Genre/Year Availability
Box art Assassin's Creed NEW Games With Gold
November 1–November 15
Action-adventure, 2007
Box art Dante's Inferno Games With Gold
November 16–November 30
Action, 2010

* Xbox 360 games are playable on Xbox One unless otherwise noted.

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Comments (7)

  • Mpire934  

    these aren't all of the PS4 ones

  • Nigh  

    Ring of Elysium should be added (it's free on Steam).

  • Adarkchylde  

    Ok Humble bundle monthly games are CHEAP - but they're not free , nor are twitch prime games , the humble games is a bundle you pay for and the twitch prime games is a complimentary perk for prime subscribers - but again you have to pay a subscription to get them. Why not add some truly free games to the list? I recommend Arboreal - which you can find on Steam.

  • bucksfan024  

    It's not free on PS4

  • JasonDietz  

    Rainbow Six actually is free this weekend. We had the wrong Microsoft Store link before, but it has been corrected.

  • bucksfan024  

    Title of the page is "This Month's Free Games" but the Rainbow Six Siege game isn't free... You should probably mention that.

  • LamontRaymond  

    Super helpful - keep it up!

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