Xbox announces new titles coming to Xbox Game Pass in September, including cloud gaming launch library
Sharing some Xbox Game Pass news this from earlier this afternoon, including an update on cloud gaming.
First, today, Kareem Choudhry, corporate vice president of cloud gaming at Microsoft, published a blog unveiling the full lineup of more than 150 games that Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members can play via the cloud in 22 countries starting, tomorrow, September 15 at no additional cost. Thanks to the cloud, Ultimate members will enjoy continuity when away from their console, access to the Xbox ecosystem across multiple devices, and it’s now easier than ever before to play games with friends.
Today’s news, available here, details the titles available via cloud gaming with Xbox Game Pass Ultimate. Gamers will have access to 167 games when the feature becomes available, and the library will be updated regularly.
- We are also excited to share Minecraft Dungeons will be available with fully optimized, native touch controls, and a redesigned UI for easy navigation on smaller screens. This means no controller is necessary if that is your preference. Learn more here.
Second, we also unveiled the next round of titles coming to Xbox Game Pass starting on September 17, including:
- Week of September 14:
- Company of Heroes 2, September 17 (Xbox Game Pass for PC, Xbox Game Pass Ultimate)
- Week of September 21:
- Halo 3: ODST, September 22 (Android, Xbox Game Pass for PC and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate)
- Destiny 2: Shadowkeep & Forsaken, September 22 (Android, Xbox Game Pass for Console, Xbox Game Pass Ultimate)
- Night in the Woods, September 24 (Android, Xbox Game Pass for Console, Xbox Game Pass for PC and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate)
- Warhammer: Vermintide 2, September 24 (Android, Xbox Game Pass for Console, Xbox Game Pass Ultimate)
In case you missed it, last week we announced that Xbox Game Pass for PC and the Xbox App become generally available in all 41 countries where Xbox Game Pass for PC is available on September 17. New Xbox Game Pass for PC members can try their first month for $1, and existing members will keep their current pricing for the next billing cycle. After that, Xbox Game Pass for PC will be available for $9.99 a month.