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Crackdown And Dead Rising 2 Are Free On Xbox Live Gold In August


The next batch of free games for Xbox Live Gold members will be available starting tomorrow, according to Xbox Live’s Major Nelson.


Starting tomorrow (August 1st), Crackdown will be free up until August 15th. Then, starting on August 16th, Dead Rising 2 and Dead Rising 2: Case Zero will be available for free to Gold members.


These are part of Microsoft’s new “Games with Gold” program that makes two games available for free via Xbox Live every month.


Ishaan Sahdev
Ishaan specializes in game design/sales analysis. He's the former managing editor of Siliconera and wrote the book "The Legend of Zelda - A Complete Development History". He also used to moonlight as a professional manga editor. These days, his day job has nothing to do with games, but the two inform each other nonetheless.