Xbox One May 2018 games kicks off with Gold lineup

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It’s time for a new edition of Games with Gold for the Xbox One family of devices.

Super Mega Baseball 2 releases on May 1 whereas Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain arrives 15 days later, on May 16. Sega Vintage Collection: Streets of Rage and Vanquish will be available on Xbox 360 and Xbox One via Backward Compatibility. Xbox Live Gold members can access these games for a limited time. Xbox Live Gold offers the most advanced multiplayer, free games and exclusive member discounts on games in the Microsoft Store.

1. Super Mega Baseball 2 ($29.99 ERP): Available from May 1 to May 31 on Xbox One

2. Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain : n($19.99 ERP): Available from May 16 to June 15 on Xbox One Sega

3. Vintage Collection: Streets of Rage($9.99 ERP): Available from May 1 to May 15 on Xbox One and Xbox 360

4. Vanquish ($19.99 ERP): Available from May 16 to May 31 on Xbox One and Xbox 360

Super Mega Baseball 2

The Super Mega Baseball series is back with their latest installment. Apart from gorgeous new visuals, deep team and league customization and online multiplayer modes, this version lets the player to start as either a rookie or baseball purist. There is provision of competing in ranked matchmaking (1v1), arranged matches (1v1, 2v1, 2v2) and against AI (solo, local co-op, online co-op). All of these are maintained by the dynamic difficulty system, Ego.

Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain

Powered by the Fox Engine, MGSV, The Phantom Pain promises first-rate gaming experience. The player is given the tactical freedom to carry out open-world missions. The player can opt for any unique way to achieve victory. The game provides jeeps, tanks, horses. There is an AI companions to guide, as well.

Sega Vintage Collection: Streets of Rage

The player joins Axel, Blaze and company on their mission against evil Mr. X. The battle takes place across all three Streets of Rage games. It’s a simple game. The user has to earn all new achievements – challenging new game trials, competing with other players across Xbox Live Leaderboards and cleaning up the streets with a friend in two-player local and online co-op.


This fast and fluid sci-fi shooter game let the user play as Sam Gideon, a DARPA agent armed with the Augmented Reaction Suit (ARS) in a frantic combat system. The mission is to evade attacks and take down enemies. The ARS gives Sam an extraordinary combat power. On taking too many hits, the ARS allows Sam to slow time down.

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