Online Multiplayer In Free-To-Play Games Now Actually Free On Xbox

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After rolling out updates to the Xbox Insider program, Microsoft have finally announced that Xbox players will no longer need an Xbox Live Gold subscription to play free-to-play online multiplayer games on Xbox One and Xbox Series X | S, making them truly free-to-play.


Which Free-To-Play Games Have Been Unlocked?

At the moment, there are over 50 games available on the Xbox that feature online multiplayer, with the full list of games available below:

– 3on3 FreeStyle
– Aegis Wing
– APB Reloaded
– Apex Legends
– Armored Warfare
– Battle Ages
– Battle Islands
– Battle Islands: Commanders
– Bless Unleashed
– Brawlhalla
– Call of Duty: Warzone
– Crackdown
– Crackdown 2
– Crimson Alliance
– Crossout
– Darwin Project
– Dauntless
– DC Universe Online
– Dead or Alive 5 Last Round: Core Fighters
– Dead or Alive 6: Core Fighters
– Defiance 2050
– Destiny 2
– Doritos Crash Course
– Dungeon Defenders II
– Enlisted
– Eternal Card Game
– Family Game Night
– Fishing Planet
– Fortnite
– Galaxy Control: Arena
– Gems of War
– Happy Wars
– Harm’s Way
– Hawken
– Hyper Scape
– Killer Instinct
– Korgan
– Minion Masters
– Neverwinter
– Outriders (Demo)
– Paladins
– Path of Exile
– Phantasy Star Online 2
– Phantom Dust
– Pinball FX2
– Prominence Poker
– Realm Royale
– Rec Room
– Resident Evil Revelations 2
– Rocket League
– Rogue Company
– Skyforge
– Spacelords
– Spellbreak
– Star Trek Online
– Techwars Global Conflict
– The Four Kings Casino and Slots
– Too Human
– Trove
– Vigor
– War Thunder
– Warface
– Warframe
– World of Tanks
– World of Warships: Legends
– Yaris


Will I Still Need Gold To Play Premium Games?

Yes, in order to play online in games like Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War, Halo: The Master Chief Collection, Forza Horizon 4 and more, you will need an Xbox Live Gold membership, or an Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscription.

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