Today we bring you a list of the 14 best free games for Xbox One. If you are looking for a game with which to kill a few hours without spending a penny, here are several proposals with a wide range of genres that goes from shooters to MOBAs, through fighting titles and various types of multiplayer.
Our colleague Frankie MB, an expert in video games and a collaborator in Engadget and editor in VidaExtra, has helped us in this article. With their help, we have found the primary services with which to find free xbox one games, with enough variety so that you can find the ones that best suit your tastes.
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- Fortnite Battle Royale
- A King’s Tale: Final Fantasy XV
- Fallout Shelter
- Dead or Alive 5 Last Round: Basic Fighters
- War Thunder
- World of Tanks
Fortnite Battle Royale
Online Multiplayer Game
Fortnite has what is possibly the most popular Battle Royale you can find, and you can also play it for free on Xbox One. Also, as you have the possibility of cross-play with the rest of the consoles, you can play without limit with your friends regardless of the game console they have at home.
It must be made clear that the Battle Royale is only one part of Fortnite, although by far the most successful. So much so that more than time, only the Battle Royale has ended up coming out on many platforms, leaving aside a complete game that has gone into the background.
A King’s Tale: Final Fantasy XV
It is a short game, but it is complete and free. It is a small prequel to Final Fantasy XV set 30 years before the main game. After being for months, one of the incentives to reserve Final Fantasy XV is being released completely free of charge for everyone.
The game is a classic beat-em-up like the old ones, with a 2D aesthetic with nothing to do with the main game’s graphics. The locations where the action takes place are also different.
If you like Nintendo’s ‘Super Smash Bros,’ ‘Brawlhalla’ is a similar two-dimensional alternative with cartoon-style graphics developed by Blue Mammoth Games, which was acquired by Ubisoft in 2017. The game has a total of 40 legends with which to beat yourself up, and that you can choose with a rotating system of selectable or paying to have them all available.
You can play online in 1v1 or 2v2 games and free-for-all games with four and eight players regarding the game modes. There will also be all kinds of local games and various game modes to prevent it from always being the same.
Third Person Shooter
Initially launched in 2013 for PC with great results, this excellent free third-person shooter eventually made its way to consoles, and since then, it has been considered one of the best free games you can find.
We face one of those F2Ps in which, when you have played for a few hours. You wonder how it may be free with such a lot of content and options. If you like third-person shooters with space ninjas who jump a lot, shoot, carry swords and use magic, it remains highly recommended that you try it.
First Person Shooter
Do you like them? Well, in this game you will be able to enjoy them. It is a frantic multiplayer first-person shooter that takes you inside mechanized war machines and sends you to the battlefield of a dystopian world.
‘Paladins could be described as an ‘ Overwatch ‘ free to play. This hero shooter may not have the Blizzard title’s beautiful designs, but it makes up for it by offering it completely free. Its final version arrived in May 2018, and it has more than 10 million players.
The title itself is a third-person team shooter, and it has a cast of more than 20 characters, each with their abilities. ‘Paladins’ has a card system to obtain a series of improvements that is not bad at all, and during the game, you can improve various aspects of the character.
It was announced by surprise in 2015 as a small casual mobile game, but Fallout Shelter has been such a success that it has ended up leaping consoles, arriving on the Xbox One at the same time as the PC version. It is a Bethesda game set in its post-apocalyptic franchise but has little to do with its conventional titles.
Now this game, you have to manage your post-apocalyptic shelter, recruiting tenants and making them reproduce to have enough staff to provide food, energy, and drinking water. It also has a quest system where you can send your best-trained tenants to explore the wasteland, all while arming yourself to defend yourself against attacks from zombies, ghouls, and bandits.
Dead or Alive 5 Last Round: Basic Fighters
Last Round was the previous version to see the fighting title Dead or Alive 5, an improved leap for the new generation of the popular game that came with some interesting new features to make it even more complete. And to keep it alive.
And with the core of the game, we mean all battle modes, including online. The full game’s difference is that only a limited number of players are available, and the Story mode is locked, but it is still perfectly suited to throw in a few free fights before deciding if you want to put some money into it.
Gwent is an online interchange card game that remains played in turns between two players. It is set in ‘The Witcher 3’ and developed by CD Projekt itself. This game could already remain played in ‘The Witcher 3’ against some NPCs. The developer decided to give it a more significant protagonist with an independent title that faced real people.
Massively Multiplayer Online Game
We face an MMO or massively multiplayer online game, an arcade with simulator touches in which we face air, land, and naval combat. Come on, regardless of the war machine that you like. It offers you the possibility of entering and shooting with other players.
One of its most fantastic attractions is that it has around 1000 vehicles, including planes, tanks, warships, and 80 maps that recreate battles set in the historical interval between World War II and the Korean War. The game offers various types of events, both multiplayer and for a single person.
World of Tanks
Massively Multiplayer Online Game
‘World of Tanks’ is a free MMO game in which this time we don’t have all kinds of vehicles to go by sea, land, and air. But merely all sorts of tanks. The games are by teams and 15 tanks against 15 others simultaneously, all with no less than 450 real-world models from 8 nations and 80 maps with different terrain and weather conditions.
Roblox is a peculiar online multiplayer title in which users can create their virtual worlds. Xbox One is available on practically all platforms you can imagine, from mobile phones to consoles. More than a game itself, we could consider it almost as a creation platform, a base on which to design your games.
Users can shape their worlds with pieces of different sizes and materials such as Lego, and these worlds can then remain shared with other users. With xbox one, you can design everything from parkour tests to adventures with dungeons in which you have to kill monsters, even though survival games.
Half game of third-person action touches of the competitive shooter, a few drops of RPG, and seasoned with cooperative PvP games. ‘Smite’ is essentially a MOBA (multiplayer online combat arena) where we can select from more than 90 deities and mythological creatures from different cultures from eight other pantheons in a game of combat and domination.
In its free mode, the game gives you five free gods from the start, with the possibility of choosing another five that will rotate each week. You can pay to stay with other gods or all, but these initials should be enough to have a few good hours of play.
First Person Shooter
And we end with Spacelords, the Free-to-play revival of ‘Raiders of the Broken Planet.’ It is a Spanish game created by MercyrySteam, known as ‘Castlevania Lords of Shadow.’ It is a first-person shooter set in a science-fiction world.