Like every month, Microsoft unveils new games for Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S and Xbox One that will be offered as part of the program. Games with Gold for subscribers of Xbox live. In addition to your subscription allowing you to play online, to have access to exclusive content, special promotions on some games and certain DLCs, you have free access to several games.

For the month of January 2021, Microsoft is as always bringing you four new games with two Xbox One games, one Xbox 360 game and one original Xbox game.

These four games are to be picked up from January 1, 2021 until February 15, 2021. Note that all four games can be picked up and are compatible on Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S and Xbox One.

Little Nightmares (Xbox One, available January 1-31, 2021)

Little Nightmares is a dark and whimsical tale that will confront you with your childhood fears. Meet Six, a little girl in her yellow coat who will have to escape “The Maw”, a vast and mysterious ship inhabited by strange characters in search of their next meal!

Dead Rising (Xbox One, available January 16 – February 15, 2021)

With Dead Rising, you will face a completely crazy video game that will offer you to survive for 72 hours by any means possible in a shopping center infested with zombies. All in 1080p, 60FPS in a remastered version!

The King of Fighters XIII (Xbox 360, available January 1-15, 2021)

If you are a fan of retro fighting games, The King of Fighters XIII may have you covered in January! An Xbox 360 game that joins the list of backward compatible games on Xbox One and Xbox Series X / S.

Breakdown (Xbox, available January 16-31, 2021)

As for the retro game of this month of January 2021, you will be able to discover (or rediscover) Breakdown. A game in which you play as Derrick Cole, a character endowed with superpowers who finds himself locked in a laboratory and who will try by all possible means to escape.

Xbox Live Gold Logo

All you need to do is log into your Xbox One or Xbox Series X or Xbox Series S system, and go to the “Microsoft Store”, then to the Gold program category. The games of the month will be available there on the 1st and 16th of each month.


Don’t have your Xbox on hand? You can still add free Games With Gold games to your library. To do this, go to to access Gold Games and place them in your games awaiting download on your console (or via the Xbox app on your smartphone).


SubscriptionSupportsPriceYearly price
1 monthXbox One, Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S€ 6.99€ 83.88
3 monthsXbox One, Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S€ 19.99€ 79.96
12 monthsXbox One, Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S€ 59.99€ 59.99