**Title: Xbox Free Play Days: Madden NFL 24, Control, and Crime Boss: Rockay City Available to Xbox Live Gold and Game Pass Ultimate Members**
September has arrived, and with it comes an exciting weekend for Xbox Live Gold and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members. From Thursday, September 7 at 12:01 a.m. PDT until Sunday, September 10 at 11:59 p.m. PDT, players can enjoy the thrilling experience of three diverse games: Madden NFL 24, Control, and Crime Boss: Rockay City. In addition, starting September 14, Xbox Live Gold members will automatically gain access to Game Pass Core, offering advanced multiplayer features, an impressive collection of games, and exclusive member deals.
**How to Start Playing**
To participate in the Xbox Free Play Days event and enjoy these exciting games, Xbox Live Gold and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members can find and install the games from the individual game details page on Xbox.com. By clicking through to the Microsoft Store and signing in, members can easily install the selected games to their Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S consoles. Simply navigate to the Subscriptions tab in the Xbox Store and enter the Gold member area to locate the Free Play Days collection.
**Game Highlights: Madden NFL 24: NFL+ Edition Xbox Series X|S & Xbox One**
During the Xbox Free Play Days event, players can try out Madden NFL 24 for free. For those who wish to maximize their football experience, the Madden NFL 24: NFL+ Edition offers additional benefits. This edition includes 3 months of NFL+ Premium, along with 3 monthly MUT packs from September to November. Developed by Electronic Arts, Madden NFL 24 allows players to immerse themselves in the excitement and strategy of American football.
**Game Highlights: Control**
Another highlight of the Xbox Free Play Days event is Control, an award-winning third-person action-adventure game developed by Remedy Entertainment and published by 505 Games. Players assume the role of Jesse Faden, investigating a corruptive presence that has infiltrated the Federal Bureau of Control. With its captivating story and intense gameplay, Control offers an unforgettable gaming experience. For a limited time, players can enjoy a 75% discount on Control.
**Game Highlights: Crime Boss: Rockay City**
Crime Boss: Rockay City takes players into the heart of a criminal underworld. As Travis Baker, portrayed by Michael Madsen, players aim to become the new King of Rockay City. Build a skilled crew, plan and execute daring missions, and vie for control of the city’s lucrative turf. With its dynamic gameplay and immersive storyline, Crime Boss: Rockay City promises an exciting gaming adventure. For a limited time, players can grab the game at a 30% discount.
**Keep the Fun Going**
For players who can’t get enough of the games during the Xbox Free Play Days event, purchasing the games or other editions at a limited-time discount allows them to continue their gaming journey while keeping their Gamerscore and earned achievements. However, please note that discounts and percentages may vary depending on the title and the region.
Don’t miss out on this exciting opportunity to play Madden NFL 24, Control, and Crime Boss: Rockay City for free during the Xbox Free Play Days event. For Xbox Live Gold and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members, this weekend promises an unforgettable gaming experience. Stay tuned to Xbox Wire for updates on future Free Play Days and the latest Xbox gaming news. Learn more about Free Play Days [here](https://support.xbox.com/en-US/help/subscriptions-billing/buy-games-apps/free-play-days-faq).