Defense Grid 2 and GRID 2 highlight May’s Xbox Games with Gold

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This month’s current Games With Gold, which included Sunset Overdrive, Saints Row IV, The Wold Among Us, and Dead Space, is set to expire soon. We have just learned, however, about May’s Games With Gold, meaning that you Xbox Live Gold members will once more get two dedicated titles as well as two additional Xbox 360 titles to play with.

As posted by Major Nelson, The May titles include Defense Grid 2, Costume Quest 2, Grid 2, and Peggle. Full details on these titles can be seen below.

Defense Grid 2 ($14.99 ERP)

Defense Grid 2 is the next evolution in tower defense. In Defense Grid 2 players will discover new additions that will require the player to change their tower strategy. Defense Grid 2 offers dynamic content where gameplay is constantly changing.

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Defense Grid 2

May 16th to June 15th:  Costume Quest 2 ($14.99 ERP)

Trick, treat and pick a fight with villainous dental soldiers in Costume Quest 2, the sweet sequel to Double Fine’s hit original, Costume Quest, that turned fans of all ages into candy obsessed crusaders. This inspired RPG adventure includes a range of new features and gameplay improvements to double the amount of mischievous fun.

Costume Quest 2
Costume Quest 2

May 1- May 15 GRID 2 ($24.99 ERP)

Be fast, be first and be famous as the race returns in GRID 2, the sequel to the BAFTA-award winning, multi-million selling Race Driver: GRID. Experience aggressive wheel-to-wheel competition, advanced AI, stunning visuals, jaw-dropping damage and feel the thrill of racing iconic cars in a new word of evolving motorsport.


May 16- May 31 Peggle ($9.99 ERP)

Experience the ball-bouncing, peg-busting phenomenon! Do you have what it takes to become a Peggle™ Master? Take your best shot! Conquer 55 levels with 10 mystical Magic Powers and rack up bonus points. Face off against friends in 4-player Xbox LIVE multiplayer play, and test your skills in 75 Grand Master Challenges.

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Thanks to a recent update, you can see all these Games with Gold titles, and many other Gold savings, by going to the Gold Slot on your Xbox One from the Gold Members Area. As always, though, once you do download these titles in May, please do let us know how the experience is going by commenting below!