Free Play Days – The Elder Scrolls Online, Control and Hunting Simulator 2

Discover secrets and explore new lands this weekend in Free Play Days. Check and Hunting Simulator 2 are available this weekend for Xbox Live Gold and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members to play from Thursday, April 14 at 12:01 PM PDT until Sunday, April 17 at 11:59 PM PDT. In addition, The Elder Scrolls Online will be available for a longer time from Wednesday 13 April at 7:00 a.m. PDT until Tuesday, April 26 at 7:00 a.m. PDT.

How to start playing

Find and install the games here on† Clicking through will take you to the Microsoft Store, where you must be signed in to see the option to install with your Xbox Live Gold membership. To download on console, click on the Subscriptions tab in the Xbox Store and go to the Gold member area to find the Free Play Days collection on your Xbox One or Xbox Series X|S.

Keep the fun going

Buy the game and other editions with a limited time discount and keep playing while keeping your Gamerscore and achievements earned during the event! Please note that the discount percentage may vary by region.

Game Details

  • Check
  • Hunting Simulator 2
  • The Elder Scrolls Online

The Elder Scrolls Online

Free Play event is now happening – join over 20 million players and discover an Elder Scrolls adventure like no other. Jump in and play until Tuesday, April 26 at 7 p.m. PT.

Build your hero, craft unique weapons and armor sets, travel to epic lands and more in the greatest RPG on Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S. Get ready for the upcoming Legacy of the Bretons adventure coming in June with the ESO: High Isle Prologue questline – now available to all players. Don’t miss the limited time saver currently available for The Elder Scrolls Online in the Microsoft Store.


Director, it’s time to explore an unknown world as you try to regain control in this third-person action-adventure from the team at Remedy Entertainment. Play as Jesse Faden as you investigate a corrupt presence that has invaded the Federal Bureau of Control, something only you have to stop. Get ready to unleash destruction by transforming weapons and telekinetic powers as you explore the oldest house.

Hunting Simulator 2 (Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S)

Hunting Simulator 2 uses the power of Xbox to immerse you in an amazingly captivating hunting experience. Explore vibrant and adaptive maps such as the vast open landscapes of the Texas desert, the forests of Colorado or continental Europe. Use and equip over 160 fully licensed weapons and apparel items, including some of the top brands in use today. Don’t forget that you have your hunting dog by your side throughout the journey – he is a very good boy!

Hunting Simulator 2 is available to play for Xbox Live Gold and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members for a limited time through Xbox ‘Free Play Days’ from April 14-18.

Until April 22, enjoy a unique discount on the Elite Edition of Hunting Simulator 2 and discover the full experience of a real hunter.

Don’t miss these exciting free play days for Xbox Live Gold and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members! Read more about Free Play Days here and stay tuned to Xbox Wire to learn about future Free Play Days and all the latest Xbox gaming news.