Whether you are creating your own cities during the industrial age, kick flipping your way into the weekend, or autonomizing your own colony, you’ll have plenty to play during Free Play Days! Anno 1800Session: Skate Sim, and Autonauts are available this weekend for Xbox Live Gold and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members to play from Thursday, March 16 at 12:01 a.m. PDT until Sunday, March 19 at 11:59 p.m. PDT.

How to Start Playing

Find and install the games on each of the individual game details page on 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.

Game Details

Anno 1800 Console Edition

The richest city-building franchise is coming to consoles for the first time ever – Anno 1800 Console Edition is available today for Xbox Series X|S. With this weekend’s Free Play Days, you can try leading the industrial revolution for free during the launch week of the game!

Playing Anno 1800 during Free Play Days will also grant you the “Early Adopter Offer” containing in-game bonus content and digital artbook as well as the beautiful digital soundtrack of the game! And your progression will carry over if you decide to upgrade to the full game. Welcome to the dawn of a new age!

Session: Skate Sim

Conquer Session: Skate Sim! A game created by skaters for skaters. Find all the sensations of skateboarding and live an ultra-realistic experience. Skate the most iconic spots in the biggest cities in the US and customize your skateboarder, board, and style. Session is on sale until March 27 with an exceptional 50% discount off.


In Autonauts you must build, create, and automate. Start by establishing a colony, crafting bots, and teaching them via Scratch-style programming to build an ever-evolving autonomous paradise of agriculture, industry, and enlightenment.

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.