The last Xbox Games with Gold includes Blue Fire and Inertial Drift

Robert Collins

Games With Gold August 2023 Custom

Here it is: the final monthly Games with Gold offering as the program comes to an end with the transition of Xbox Live Gold into Xbox Game Pass Core on September 14. Games with Gold ends on September 1.

The Games with Gold swan song includes two more offerings: Blue Fire and Inertial Drift. Each are available from August 1-31. See more about these titles below.

Blue Fire ($19.99 ERP)

Blue Fire
Blue Fire
Developer: Graffiti Games
Price: $19.99

Evil forces have taken over the world of Penumbra. They need a warrior of light and darkness! Embark on a journey to explore temples filled with 3D platforming challenges, battle wild enemies, and go on side quests. Master the art of movement as you face increasingly challenging Void Puzzles and unlock the secrets that will save the day.

Inertial Drift ($19.99 ERP)

Inertial Drift
Inertial Drift
Developer: PQube Limited
Price: $19.99

Can you master the perfect drift? Drive through a 90s retro future in this arcade racing game that leverages a unique handling model and twin-stick drift mechanices (sic). Choose from 16 unique cars across 20 wild tracks to tear through the neon streets. Rev up your skills in single-player story move and then prove you’re the best in multiplayer.

The end of Games with Gold and more on Xbox Game Pass Core

All great things must come to an end, and so it is with Xbox Live Gold. But in every end is a new beginning, and there’s plenty to look forward to when Xbox Live Gold becomes Xbox Game Pass Core.

This new Game Pass tier will include a catalog of 25 Game Pass titles, access to online console multiplayer, member deals and discounts, Xbox Free Play Days access and more all for $9.99 a month. Learn more about Game Pass Core and check out the games catalog right here.

Featured image via Xbox Wire.