Free Play Days – Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag, Valhalla, The Ezio Collection, and The Elder Scrolls Online

There are some great offers and opportunities to play a couple of legendary franchises with this weekend’s Free Play Days! Assassin’s Creed ValhallaAssassin’s Creed The Ezio Collection, and Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag are available this weekend for Xbox Live Gold and Xbox Game Pass 

Thursday, August 10 at 12:01 a.m. PDT until Sunday, August 13 at 11:59 p.m. PDT. Additionally, The Elder Scrolls Online is free for all Xbox members from August 10 until August 21 (Xbox Live Gold not required).

Starting September 14, Xbox Live Gold members will automatically become Game Pass Core members. Game Pass Core will give players access to our advanced multiplayer network, a select collection of over 25 games to play with friends around the world, and exclusive member deals! Read more about Game Pass Core at Xbox Wire.


How to Start Playing


Find and install the games on each of the individual game details page on Xbox.com. Clicking through will send you to the Microsoft Store, where you must be signed in to see the option to install with your Xbox Live Gold or Xbox Game Pass Ultimate membership. To download on console, click on the Subscriptions tab in the Xbox Store and enter the Gold member area to locate the Free Play Days collection on your Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S.


Keep the Fun Going


Purchase the game and other editions at a limited time discount and continue playing while keeping your Gamerscore and earned achievements during the event! Please note that discounts and percentages may vary by title and region.


Assassin's Creed® Valhalla
Xbox Live

Assassin’s Creed® Valhalla

Become Eivor, a legendary Viking warrior. Explore England’s Dark Ages as you raid your enemies, grow your settlement, and build your political power in the quest to earn a place among the gods in Valhalla.


Assassin's Creed® The Ezio Collection
Xbox Live

Assassin’s Creed® The Ezio Collection

Make history as the legendary Master Assassin, Ezio Auditore da Firenze, in this compelling collection including the highly acclaimed single-player campaigns plus all DLCs for Assassin’s Creed 2Assassin’s Creed Brotherhood, and Assassin’s Creed Revelations. Also enjoy two short movies, ‘Assassin’s Creed Lineage’ and ‘Assassin’s Creed Embers’ for the complete Ezio experience.


Assassin's Creed IV Black Flag
Xbox Live

Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag

It is 1715. Pirates rule the Caribbean and have established a lawless Republic. Among these outlaws is a fearsome young captain named Edward Kenway. His exploits earn the respect of legends like Blackbeard but draw him into an ancient war that may destroy everything the pirates have built.

Can’t get enough Assassin’s Creed? The Ubisoft+ subscription service includes a collection of Assassin’s Creed titles. You can also enjoy a unique “Buy One, Get Two Free” Xbox offer via the Store app on your console, only available between August 10 to 13. Then starting August 15, enjoy up to 85% off select Assassin’s Creed games during the Publisher Spotlight sale.

Assassins Creed

Also, be sure to add ‘Assassin’s Creed’ and these other action movies to your library. Save on Assassin’s Creed and other action titles – Microsoft Store.


The Elder Scrolls® Online
Xbox Live

The Elder Scrolls® Online

Join over 22 million players in the award-winning online multiplayer RPG and experience an ever-expanding story in a persistent Elder Scrolls world. Enjoy The Elder Scrolls Online for free (no Xbox Live Gold required) from August 10 until August 21


Don’t miss out on this exciting Free Play Days for Xbox Live Gold and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate member! Learn more about Free Play Days here and stay tuned to Xbox Wire to find out about future Free Play Days and all the latest Xbox gaming news.