Free Play Days – Railway Empire, Prison Architect and TramSim: Console Edition

Embark on a thrilling journey with Free Play Days, featuring the strategic depths of Railway Empire, the intricate challenges of Prison Architect, and the immersive urban experience of TramSim: Console Edition! All are available this weekend for Xbox Game Pass Core and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members to play from Thursday April 25 at 12:01 a.m. PDT until Sunday, April 28 at 11:59 p.m. PDT.  

Game Pass Core will give players access to our advanced multiplayer network, a select collection of over 25 games to play with friends around the world, and exclusive member deals! Read more about Game Pass Core at Xbox Wire

How To Start Playing

Find and install the games on each of the individual game details page on Clicking through will send you to the Microsoft Store, where you must be signed in to see the option to install with your Xbox Game Pass Core or Xbox Game Pass Ultimate membership. To download on console, click on the Subscriptions tab in the Xbox Store and navigate down to the Free Play Days collection on your Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S.

Keep The Fun Going

Purchase the game and other editions at a limited time discount and continue playing while keeping your Gamerscore and achievements earned during the event! Please note that discounts, percentages, and title availability may vary by title and region.

Free Play Days (Game Pass Core or Game Pass Ultimate Required)

Xbox Live

Railway Empire

Kalypso Media

Xbox One X Enhanced

Railway Empire 
Your model train set just got a lot bigger! Fire up your favorite historically accurate locomotive and play your way through an extensive campaign in the Golden Age of industry in Railway Empire. Establish a wide-ranging train network connecting far-flung rural villages to bustling cityscapes in one of the 40 detailed locomotives modelled in extraordinary detail. Tap into the economic opportunities of the early United States railway system to become a powerful industrialist by optimizing the transportation of passengers and goods.  But, whilst you may have the intellect to climb to the top, do you have the cunning to stay there? Pitted against up to three rival railway magnates intent on expanding their spheres of influence. Will you create a trade and transport empire to stand the test of time, or will you be another footnote left by the wayside? Lay your tracks and begin your saga today with Railway Empire now on Free Play Days. 

Xbox Live

Prison Architect: Xbox One Edition

Double Eleven Limited

Free Trial

Prison Architect  
Only the world’s most ruthless Warden can contain the world’s most ruthless inmates. Design and develop your personalized penitentiary in Prison Architect. In Prison Architect, you will see the impact of your grand design on the lives of your inmates; be it a utopic center for rehabilitation, a brutal Super Max Prison or anything in between. Even when all of your prisoners’ needs are met, remember one thing – it’s still a prison and no one really wants to be there.

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Xbox Live

TramSim: Console Edition

Dovetail Games


TramSim: Console Edition
Urban transport comes to life in TramSim: Console Edition! Enjoy the most realistic tram driving experience ever made, with photorealistic graphics, true-to-life physics, and authentic tram controls. Carry out scenarios across the faithfully reproduced tramways of Munich and Vienna and take in the sites of these historic cities from the cab of your tram. Run to the timetable and face unique challenges across two lines aboard the Flexity and retro Type E2 trams in Vienna. Transport passengers with the unique R2.2b tram through Munich, rich with historic structures spread throughout 3 lines. Both cities are populated with dynamic road traffic and pedestrian behavior. Anyone can join in the fun! Start with beginner mode, learn in the tutorials, and master the art of tram driving, the passengers of Vienna and Munich await in TramSim: Console Edition! 

Don’t miss out on these exciting Free Play Days for Xbox Game Pass Core and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members! Learn more about Free Play Days here and stay tuned to Xbox Wire to find out about future Free Play Days and all the latest Xbox gaming news.