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Games With Gold's August Lineup Has Been Revealed

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We now know which games are coming to Games With Gold in August. 

The games coming to Games With Gold were revealed on the Xbox Wire. The first of four games coming to the service in August is Portal Knights. In Portal Knights, players forge a character, craft epic weapons, and take on enemies in 3D action. Gamers will level up their character as they explore dozens of randomly generated islands, create amazing structures, and interact with the inhabitants of the land. This is all done in a quest to become the ultimate Portal Knight. Portal Knights will be available on the Xbox One from August 1st to August 31st. 

The second game coming to Games With Gold next month is Override: Mech City Brawl. In Override, players can pilot a cast of 12 gigantic mechs, each customizable and with their own special abilities. Gamers can pilot these mechs in a full-length campaign, as well as a number of local and online multiplayer modes, all taking place in environments inspired by real life locations. Override: Mech City Brawl will be available for the Xbox One starting August 16th, and will be on the service until September 15th. 

Next month's third game coming to Games With Gold is MX Unleashed. MX Unleashed is a freestyle motorcycle game from the original Xbox era. Players will be able to perform stunts and tricks on huge tracks, and unlock secrets across a variety of freestyle and supercross venues. MX Unleashed will be available on The Xbox One and Xbox 360 from August 1st to 15th. 

The final game coming to Games With Gold next month is Red Faction II. In this classic first-person shooter, gamers fight to overthrow a corrupt dictator and government. Players will lead a squad of unique super-soldiers on the planet Mars, each with their own unique method of destruction, ranging from gunships to demolitions. Red Faction II will be available from August 16th to August 31st on the Xbox One and Xbox 360. 

Games With Gold titles are available for those who have an Xbox Live Gold membership. With Xbox Live Gold, gamers are given access to free games, online multiplayer, and exclusive member discounts. Xbox Live Gold is included in the Xbox Game Pass Ultimate service. 

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I have been playing video games for as long as I can remember. I am a huge fan of JRPGs, though I also enjoy fighters. I have been writing about video games for a few years now. If it has a great story, I am sure that I will dig it.