Play ID@Xbox games for free in Week 2 of Game Fest

Arif Bacchus

Xbox Stage

This week at the ID@Box Game Fest, which is all about independent Xbox game developers, some of the best games from the ID@Xbox program are available to play for free. After checking out the Xbox Wire post about the occasion, we’ve given a few of the games a look and have included Microsoft’s descriptions and download links below.

SmiteFrom Hi-Rez Studios

Come with us, and leave your mortal world behind. This is SMITE, the online battleground where the Gods of Old wage war in the name of conquest, glory and eternal battle. Whether this is your first Multiplayer Online Battle Arena (MOBA) game or you’re a seasoned veteran, the intense action and irreverent mythology of SMITE will make you a believer.

Warframe: From Digital Extremes

They were called Tenno. Warriors of blade and gun – Masters of the Warframe armor. Those that survived the old war were left drifting among the ruins. Now they are needed once more. The Grineer, with their vast armies, are spreading throughout the solar system. A call echoes across the stars summoning the Tenno to an ancient place. They summon you.  Come Tenno, you must join the war.

Magic: Duels: Stainless Games and Wizards of the Coast

Summon mythical creatures. Cast legendary spells. Match wits with your opponent and emerge victorious in epic online duels. With hundreds of earnable cards and countless strategies, building your deck and challenging your friends in Magic: The Gathering has never been more fun.


All the games on ROBLOX are created by gamers like you! Play solo or with friends in a variety of indie games exclusive to ROBLOX. Find Strategy, Platformer, Role Playing, Tycoon, Shooter, Survival games and more! ROBLOX is free to play, although you can buy ROBUX, our virtual currency, to upgrade the look of your ROBLOX avatar or to get optional in-game power-ups.

Happy Wars: From Toylogic

Happy Wars is a large-scale online multiplayer action game, involving up to 16 players per match. Go wild in over-the-top melees in a fantasy setting featuring comical characters! Assign any of the 6 unique character classes to your player character, personalize it by adding customization parts from a wide variety of choices, and engage in heated sieges and cast spells in grand magical battles with players all over the world!

Pinball Arcade: From FarSight Studios

Each month, regular updates will add classics like Star Trek: The Next Generation, Terminator 2: Judgement Day, Twilight Zone, Creature from the Black Lagoon, Monster Bash, Medieval Madness, Funhouse, Attack from Mars, Circus Voltaire, Big Shot (and many others for years to come!) along with online tournaments and additional modes to challenge yourself and compete against your friends.

These are just a few of the great independent titles which are free to play for this week. You can check out the other titles, including an entire set of other pinball-related games, by visiting this web page. The ID@Xbox Games Fest is set to continue for the rest of this month, so be sure to stay tuned to WinBeta for all the latest Independent developer news and information.