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The Best Free Xbox One Games You Should Try Now

Welcome fellow game lovers to another episode of the top 10 best free Xbox One games. Today we’ll be showcasing some of the best Xbox One games that are free to play. As these are free to play games, you might find that some games aren’t quite that good. However, few of these games could shame any paid game available on the Xbox One console.

Do you know, there are many game developers that are considering developing games for Free-to-Play model (F2P) and happy getting money from In-app purchases just like you see in Android or iOS games. So, what are you waiting for, why not check all the best free Xbox one games available and download that excites you most.

1. Phantom Dust

What could be a better thing than knowing that one of the famous Xbox Classic games returns to Xbox One console for free while writing the post about best free Xbox One games? Yes, you heard it right, Phantom Dust is available for free from today itself.

It is a cult-classic game that was released in 2004 for the first Xbox console and now will support all the Xbox one features. Released with new game enhancements, Phantom Dust comes with a unique gameplay that mix third-person combat and card collection game. There are more than 300 unique skills that you can build to create your character and fight online in an arena with three other players. Don’t forget that the game characters have quirky Japanese style action, 15 hours of solo play story with an engaging story, highly destructible arenas, loads of abilities, tactics, action-combos, weapons and much more.

Phantom Dust
Phantom Dust
Developer: Microsoft Studios
Price: Free+

2. Smite

Smite is a game which gaining quite a lot of traction in the past few months. It has also been widely accepted and overly played within the gaming community along with positive reviews. Smite takes a new approach to the conventional MOBA interface of things. Instead of the slightly angular top down view, the Smite has decided to go a third person view, which is refreshing and entertaining, to say the least.

The players can now have the feel of the third person shooting games while playing an MOBA and this means a lot to the core gamers, who have been playing this genre for quite some time. This new mechanic may be the reason as to why it has attracted such a huge crowd players in such a short time. The game is free to play and you can download it right away.

SMITE
SMITE
Developer: Hi-Rez Studios
Price: Free+

3. Hawken

Hawken is the new mech-based shooter gameplay. It may not be brightest in the lot, but every gamer in some point of their lives wished they could play a mech game. The idea of riding your own robot and fighting your opponents is exciting and the fact that it has a sci-fi element to it only goes on to add more interest to its flavor. Stunning graphics, mesmerizing visuals, and engaging gameplay along with great mechanics make it the perfect game to lay with your friends in those lazy afternoons. Just kick back, enter your robot, jump off a few buildings, shoot some missiles and kill some other mechs. It’s another random day. Get your own mech here for free.

Hawken
Hawken
Developer: 505 Games
Price: Free+

4. World of Tanks

The game takes place in the old days when the names Panther and the Tiger struck fear in the hearts of the enemies. Generally, speaking the in the game a lot of players get into their tanks and shoot each other down. It’s an online multiplayer. To excel at this, you will be needing to utilize your environment and use ambushes to surprise your enemy. It is also considered a casual game since games like these don’t see that much competitive gameplay. It’s ideal if you’re being bored and have some time to kill before you go to school or even go to a party.

World of Tanks
World of Tanks
Developer: Wargaming.net
Price: Free+

5. Magic Duels

The name Magic strikes a lot of nostalgic feelings in the hearts of the Collectible Card Game (CCG) players. Unlike the other games mentioned here in the list, Magic belongs to a whole other genre. It is a multiplayer game, where two players battle with a deck of cards. Each card is unique and has a set of abilities. The players must use their cards to defeat the opponent. Previously the game was played with real cards, and in recently a digital version of the game is released.

The CCG community was taken by storm, and though Magic doesn’t see any competitive play, it is played by millions of players worldwide. Magic is the first game in its genre, followed by Yu-Gi-Oh another card game. Rather than combat skills the particular game tests, the mental ability quick thinking of the players. It’s a lot like chess, but with much more variance and a tad bit of random number generator types. Hop into your collection right now. Make a deck and players online to experience an enticing and breathtaking performance, whenever the card combinations synergies with each other.

Magic Duels
Magic Duels
Developer: Wizards of the Coast LLC
Price: Free+

6. Killer Instinct

Killer instinct belongs to those 1v1 intense hand to hand brawl games. It is super exciting and blood-curdling while you execute one combo after another. There are many similar games available online, but this game makes our pick because for starters, it is free and the controls a super responsive, which is an absolute necessity when you’re playing these types of games. The allover theme of the game deals with the underworld and the evil creatures that exist within the realm. Killer Instinct is exciting to play and you should definitely practice before challenging someone in this game. This game is good for beating up people whom you cannot even touch in real life. Invite your pals with whom you have a score to settle and show them who the boss is.

Killer Instinct
Killer Instinct
Developer: Microsoft Studios
Price: Free+

7. Warframe

The classic FPS shooter with a sci-fi twist and a whole lot of weapons. The most appealing factor of the game is that how they managed to utilize the sci-fi genre and was able to portray it in the game. The Graphics seem stunning and movements are smooth and responsive. Warframe is a must-play for sci-fi lovers and the co-op mode also let you team up with your friends and kick some alien butt. The story takes place between two different alien species and a power struggle that exists between them. So get your copy of the and get down to some serious purging.

Warframe
Warframe
Developer: Digital Extremes
Price: Free+

8. Powerstar Golf

Now let’s get away from all these shooting and mayhem games and settle down with some old fashioned golf. Power star Golf is pretty fun and interactive that families and friends can enjoy alike. But don’t take this game for a fool. Golf can also be quite engaging and competitive, especially when someone is falling the strokes by a great margin. It is quite a treat to play and it’s entertaining. Download it now and challenge your friends to a friendly match to see whose a better golfer.

Powerstar Golf
Powerstar Golf
Developer: Microsoft Studios
Price: Free+

9. Pinball FX2

And the classic is back. Remember those days when there was no internet and high-end games were a dream because you had a shitty computer? There was one game who stayed by your side and gave you support when you needed the most. Introducing Pinball FX2, the remake. This classic will never get old and the newer design and aesthetics. It’s a fun game to play when the internet has chosen to abandon you.

Pinball FX2
Pinball FX2
Developer: Zen Studios
Price: Free+

10. Neverwinter

Neverwinter is an adventure based game. It’s the basic package where you are provided a hero, whom you have to level up and be on your way to the most the epic journey of your life. It’s a long but interesting game. The graphics aren’t all that good but are decent when the free- to-play factor is considered.

Neverwinter
Neverwinter
Developer: Perfect World Entertainment
Price: Free+

11. Gigantic

Gigantic is also an MOBA game. It is cartoony and super fun to play. It differs from conventional MOBA in some way. For starters, it has a guardian mechanic which storms the enemy base after regular intervals of time and the team has to assist the guardians. It is not a competitive game, but if you’re just entering the MOBA zone and want to try something out just for fun without involving yourself in stiff competitions, this is your game.

Please note that this game is still in progress and not fully developed yet.

Gigantic (Game Preview)
Gigantic (Game Preview)
Developer: Motiga, Inc
Price: Free+

So, these are all the best free Xbox One games that you can download today and enjoy an unforgettable gaming experience. If you know other free games for Xbox one console, do let us know in the comments section below.

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