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Xbox Games With Gold for October 2021

by Morgan Shaver

If you’ve been eagerly awaiting the reveal of the Xbox Games With Gold for October you’re in luck, as Microsoft shared them today over on Xbox Wire. The lineup features a few obscure titles that you may enjoy, along with nostalgic blasts from the past like Resident Evil Code: Veronica X and Castlevania: Harmony of Despair. 

Xbox Games With Gold for October 2021 

The Games With Gold for October 2021 were revealed today on Xbox Wire. As usual, the Games With Gold lineup features four titles that can be downloaded and enjoyed by Xbox Live Gold members.

Curious about what’s on offer this October? Below you’ll find the complete list of games along with the dates they’ll be available to download.

  • Castlevania: Harmony of Despair – October 1 to October 15

  • Aaero – October 1 to October 31

  • Resident Evil Code: Veronica X – October 16 to October 31

  • Hover – October 16 to November 15

In addition to the dates each game will be available to download, the Xbox Wire post also provides brief descriptions for each game, which we’ve included for you below. 


Speed through stunning environments, tracing ribbons of light and fighting epic boss battles, all to an incredibly licensed soundtrack. Featuring music from Noisia, Flux Pavilion, Katy B, The Prototypes, Neosignal, and more, feel the groove and release the energy that lives in the music.


In a futuristic 3D open world, join a group of young rebels, the Gamers, and fight against oppressing laws while performing incredible tricks and combos. Equipped with high-tech gear allowing for amazing jumps and speed, help the citizenry, and find a way to reach the Orbital Station.

Castlevania: Harmony of Despair

Step into the shadows of the hell house to vanquish your old-nemesis, Dracula. With 6-player co-op, select your fan favorite vampire hunters from across the entire series to return Dracula to his eternal slumber.

Resident Evil Code: Veronica X

Set three months after the destruction of Racoon City, help Claire Redfield travel to Europe to search for her missing brother, Chris. Infiltrate the Paris laboratory of the Umbrella Corporation and survive the zombie horde that awaits.

After checking out the Xbox Games With Gold lineup for October 2021, we’re curious what your thoughts are. Do you like the games on offer, or do you feel like September’s lineup was better?

Let us know in the comments below, and on our social media channels including Facebook and Twitter

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Morgan Shaver

Morgan is a writer, metalhead, horror lover, and indie game enthusiast. When it comes to games, they love nothing more than to wax poetic about all the latest and greatest indies to anyone who'll listen. They're also a Tetris fanatic who's fiercely competitive in games like Tetris 99... and all games in general. But mostly Tetris. You can follow Morgan on Twitter @Author_MShaver