The next free Xbox game with Gold is... Might & Magic Clash of Heroes HD

Below dev Capybara's turn-based RPG sheds its price tag from 1st October

Microsoft has announced the next complimentary game you'll get with Xbox Gold, which will be available to download free from 1st October to 15th October. It's Might & Magic: Clash of Heroes HD from Capybara, developer of the forthcoming Below for Xbox One and Super Time Force for Xbox 360.

Published by Ubisoft, the game came to Xbox Live Arcade in April 2011, and sees you commanding anime troops in top-down view. It's the proud possessor of a Metascore of 84 - OXM's Log scored the game a sparkly 9 in our review, calling it "a faithful upgrade of a handheld classic". Here's a trailer.

Keep track of all developments as they arise via our free Xbox games list. Microsoft recently talked up the program following complaints about the age and/or quality of the titles in question - according to Xbox Live product manager Pav Bhardwaj, "we've got some great games coming up in the next couple of months."

What do you reckon? Will you download it?