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The Titles Coming to Games With Gold in January 2021 Have Been Announced

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Those with Xbox Live Gold now know what games they will get for free next month. 

The titles coming to Games With Gold in the month of January 2021 have been revealed. The first game is Little Nightmares, which will be available from January 1st to 31st. In Little Nightmares, players take on the role of Six, who must survive The Maw, a massive and mysterious vessel inhabited by corrupted souls looking to make gamers their next meal. Players will have to unleash their imaginations in order to fight the horrors within and find salvation. 

The second game coming to Games With Gold next month is Dead Rising. The game will be available from January 16th to February 15th. In Dead Rising, players will have to survive an undead mob in the Willamette shopping center using a range of weaponry. Gamers will have 72 hours to fight off the zombie horde, and discover the reason for the outbreak. 

The next game coming to Games With Gold is The King of Fighters XIII, which will be available from January 1st to 15th. This is an upgraded version of the original arcade classic, which has players utilize their Hyper Drive power gauge to unleash devastating strikes and combos on their opponents. The King of Fighters XIII features the last chapter of the "Ash Saga." 

The final game coming to Games With Gold next month is Breakdown, which will be free from January 16th to 31st. In Breakdown, gamers play as Derrick Cole, who is unable to remember his past. Derrick must use his newfound extraordinary powers to escape from a mysterious lab. Players will embark on a thrilling and suspenseful search for the truth as they use hand-to-hand combat and state-of-the-art weapons in this first-person title. 

Xbox Live Gold members receive free games every month as a part of the Games With Gold service. They also get to play their games online and receive member exclusive discounts on games in the Microsoft Store. Xbox Live Gold is available as a standalone service, or as a part of Xbox Game Pass Ultimate. 

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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.