As you may already expect, there are a tonne of new games coming to Xbox Game Pass for console, cloud and PC very soon. As if you needed another excuse to take up a subscription to the service, additions include:
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With day one availability on Xbox Game Pass for PC, Humankind is a strategy title that will have you re-creating the entire historical narrative of human history. Create your own civilization by combining up to 50-60 different cultures and usher them from ancient times to the modern age.
Need for Speed Heat (Cloud) EA Play
Need for Speed™ Heat is an adrenaline-fueled, vibrant racing game where the lines of the law fade as the sun starts to set.
Hustle by day and risk it all at night in Need for Speed™ Heat, a white-knuckle street racer, where the lines of the law fade as the sun starts to set. By day, Palm City hosts the Speedhunter Showdown, a sanctioned competition where you earn Bank to customize and upgrade your high-performance cars. At night, ramp up the intensity in illicit street races that build your reputation, getting you access to bigger races and better parts. But stay ready – cops are waiting and not all of them play fair.
Star Wars Battlefront II (Cloud) EA Play
Be the hero in the ultimate Star Wars™ battle fantasy with Star Wars™ Battlefront™ II: Celebration Edition! Get Star Wars Battlefront II and the complete collection of customization content acquirable through in-game purchase from launch up to — and including — items inspired by Star Wars™: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER™*.
Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order (Cloud) EA Play
A galaxy-spanning adventure awaits in Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, a new third-person action-adventure title from Respawn Entertainment. This narratively driven, single-player game puts you in the role of a Jedi Padawan who narrowly escaped the purge of Order 66 following the events of Episode 3: Revenge of the Sith. On a quest to rebuild the Jedi Order, you must pick up the pieces of your shattered past to complete your training, develop new powerful Force abilities and master the art of the iconic lightsaber – all while staying one step ahead of the Empire and its deadly Inquisitors.
Recompile (Cloud, Console, and PC) ID@Xbox – August 19
This atmospheric, Metroidvania hacking adventure lets you take control of a semi-sapient program struggling against deletion. In the sprawling 3D world of a Mainframe, Recompile features intense combat, tight 3D platforming, super-powered abilities and an environmental logic-based hacking mechanic.
Train Sim World 2 (Cloud, Console, and PC) – August 19
The evolution of train simulation! Master iconic locomotives on high-speed services, long freight hauls or precise commuter traffic, and get creative with customisation tools in this advanced sequel. Climb into the cab in Train Sim World 2.
Twelve Minutes (Cloud, Console, and PC) ID@Xbox – August 19
TWELVE MINUTES is a real-time top-down interactive thriller with an accessible click and drag interface. Featuring James McAvoy, Daisy Ridley, and Willem Dafoe.
What should be a romantic evening with your wife turns into a nightmare when a police detective breaks into your home, accuses your wife of murder and beats you to death…
Psychonauts 2 (Cloud, Console, and PC) – August 25
Razputin Aquato, trained acrobat and powerful young psychic, has realized his life long dream of joining the international psychic espionage organization known as the Psychonauts!
Myst (Cloud, Console, and PC) ID@Xbox – August 26
Cyan, the indie studio that created beloved classics Myst and Riven, has reimagined Myst. Built from the ground up to play in VR and flatscreen PC, explore Myst in a whole new dimension! Journey to the Ages, unravel puzzles, and be a part of the surrealistic adventure that will become your own.
Personally, I am really excited to get my hands on Humankind, Twelve Minutes and Myst. Which of these games are you most excited for? Let us know in the comments below!
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