Xbox One multiplayer will be free for all players this weekend, as will several great games which you can play with friends.
Microsoft is hosting a Big Gaming Weekend from Friday August 7 to Monday August 10 Meanwhile, you don't need an Xbox Live Gold membership to participate in multiplayer, and 10 games - six from Xbox Game Pass and four more - will also be free. Some games have more specific windows to try out, with a few openings as early as 12pm PDT / 3am EDT / 8am BST on August 6th, but they are all bundled together around this time. Here is the full list of games and schedules:
- Call of Duty: Modern Warfare (8/7 - 8/10, multiplayer only, console only)
- Gears 5 (8/6 - 8/10, console and PC)
- Black Desert Online (8/6 - 8/10, console only )
- Dragon Ball FighterZ (8/6 - 8/10, console only)
- Monster Hunter World (8 / 6 - 8/10, drinkonly, Iceborne not included)
- The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited (8/6 - 8/19, console only)
- Borderlands 3 (8/6 - 8/9, console only)
- Subnautica (8/6 - 8/10, console and PC)
- Naruto in Boruto: Shinobi Striker (8/6 - 8/10, console only)
- Ark: Survival Evolved (8/6 - 8/10, console and PC)
From Borderlands 3, all of these games will be free from August 7th until August 10th. So even if you already own Xbox Live Gold, you can still get free trials from the Big Gaming Weekend event. To get the most out of the event window, you can start queuing these downloads now, even if they aren't.e will not be accessible until the official statistics of the event.
Microsoft says there are no major changes in the Xbox Live Gold experience , despite persistent rumors suggesting otherwise.