As is the case twice monthly, Microsoft’s has introduced another assortment of titles to be soon rolled out onto Xbox Game Pass service for the PC and Xbox One. The below list of new and iconic works will be made available as part of three weekly batches from today, with all to be available by 28 July 2020:
Endless Space 2
The sequel to the two-time Unity-award winning Endless Space! Endless Space 2 is Amplitude Studios’ turn-based 4X space-strategy game that launches players into the space colonization age of different civilizations within the Endless universe.
Finish the fight between the Covenant, the Flood and the entire human race in the dramatic, pulse-pounding conclusion to the original Halo trilogy. Relive 11 unforgettable missions and fight through 24 multiplayer maps, complete with enhanced Spartan customization and an all-new progression system spanning each game within Halo: The Master Chief Collection.
Xbox One and PC
Unleash the power of Grim Squad in Neon Abyss, a frantic, roguelite action-platformer where you run ‘n’ gun your way through procedurally generated dungeons to take down the New Gods. Featuring unlimited item synergies, a unique dungeon evolution system and a host of mini-games – you can even hatch and evolve pets to cause more carnage. Each run diversifies the experience and every choice alters the ruleset.
Xbox One & PC
16 July 2020
Explore, craft, gather and manage resources, find secrets, and build your base out of nothing! Forager is a 2D open world game inspired by exploration, farming and crafting games. Start small, buy land to explore, improve your base, and build your future as you see fit!
Mount & Blade: Warband
Xbox One Exclusively
16 July 2020
In a land torn asunder by incessant warfare, it is time to assemble your own band of hardened warriors and enter the fray. Lead your men into battle, expand your realm, and claim the ultimate prize: the throne of Calradia! Mount & Blade: Warband is a stand-alone expansion pack for the game that brought medieval battlefields to life with its realistic mounted combat and detailed fighting system.
Xbox One and PC
23 July 2020
A reverse horror game in which you assume the role of an amorphous creature of unknown origin. Stalk and consume those that imprisoned you to spread fear and panic throughout the facility. Grow and evolve as you tear down this prison and acquire more and more devastating abilities on the path to retribution. Pre-install on console or PC now!
Golf With Your Friends
23 July 2020
Why have friends if not to play golf… with your friends! Take on multiple mini-golf courses from jungle adventures all the way to a sci-fi space station. Par-tee online with up to 12 players and try your hand at different game modes including classic mode, hoops, and hockey.
Xbox One and PC – Xbox Game Preview
28 July 2020
The world is a vast, beautiful, and dangerous place – especially when you have been shrunken to the size of an ant. Explore, build, and survive together in this cooperative survival-adventure. Can you thrive alongside the hordes of giant insects, fighting to survive the perils of the backyard? Join our community and help shape the future of Grounded in Xbox Game Preview on July 28.
However, with new inclusions in the Xbox Game Pass, some games have had to be removed. If you are interested in them, be sure to check out Ashes Cricket (Xbox One), RiME (Xbox One and PC) and The Banner Saga 3 (Xbox One and PC) by 31 July 2020.
Offered by Microsoft since June 2017, the Xbox Game Pass provides players with access to first-party and a selection of third-party games for either or both the Xbox One and Windows PC platforms for one set monthly price. While you can sign up for either platform separately, you can also spend more to gain access to the “Ultimate Subscription” which contains the games across both platforms, an Xbox Live Gold Membership for online play and a selection of monthly Ultimate Perks. You can read more about the service, and enjoy your first month of Ultimate Membership for $1.00, by clicking HERE.