The Pedestrian, Gorogoa, and Olija join Xbox Game Pass as surprise additions

By Sean Carey,
Surprise! Three games that are yet to be officially announced by Microsoft for Xbox Game Pass are now available to play with the service. The Pedestrian, Olija, and Gorogoa can all now be downloaded with Xbox Game Pass.

Gorogoa

Gorogoa

Description: Gorogoa is an elegant evolution of the puzzle genre, told through a beautifully hand-drawn story designed and illustrated by Jason Roberts.
Size: 2.6GB
First of the bunch is Gorogoa, a gorgeous-looking puzzle game from publisher Annapurna Interactive that is described as an "elegant evolution of the puzzle genre." While playing, you'll unwrap a wonderfully delicate story that is told through nothing but the wonderful hand-drawn images of Jason Roberts. Looking at its achievement list, Gorogoa is an easy completion that will take you under two hours to earn the full 1,000G on offer. Gorogoa is also available with PC Game Pass and can be played via Xbox Cloud Gaming.

Gorogoa

Gorogoa

Gorogoa is an elegant evolution of the puzzle genre, told through a beautifully hand-drawn story designed and illustrated by Jason Roberts.


Olija

Olija

Description: Olija is a game about Faraday's quest, a man shipwrecked then trapped in the mysterious country of Terraphage. Armed with a legendary harpoon, he and other castaways try to leave this hostile country to return to their homelands.
Olija will have you exploring a mysterious world "inspired by sailor's legends and Asian fantasy." The game revolves around Faraday's Quest, a man who is shipwrecked and left trapped in the strange country of Terraphage. Using a legendary harpoon, Faraday has to explore the island in the hope of finding a way back home. According to estimates, Olija will take between five and six hours to complete. The game is also available with PC Game Pass and Xbox Cloud Gaming.

Olija

Olija

Olija is a game about Faraday's quest, a man shipwrecked then trapped in the mysterious country of Terraphage. Armed with a legendary harpoon, he and other castaways try to leave this hostile country to return to their homelands.

Through adventurous exploration, narration and razor sharp combat, the player will discover a strange world and its inhabitants, including Olija, an enigmatic lady that Faraday finds himself bound to over time. Inspired by swashbuckling tales and cinematic adventure games, Olija is a story about facing the unknown in adversity.


The Pedestrian

The Pedestrian Xbox Game Pass

Description: The Pedestrian is a 2.5D side-scrolling puzzle platformer. You are The Pedestrian! Enter into a dynamic 3D world with stunning graphics and challenging puzzles.
Size: 1.5GB
Finally, we have The Pedestrian, which joins Xbox Game Pass, Game Pass for PC, and Xbox Cloud Gaming on the day of its release. The Pedestrian is a 2.5D side-scrolling puzzle platformer that's filled with puzzles to solve. You play by rearranging and connecting street signs in order to move through each level.

The Pedestrian

The Pedestrian

I can see the signs in my sleep now, always guiding me closer. Will this really work? Have we almost achieved the impossible?


Have any of these caught your eye? Which will you be playing first? Let us know down in the comments below!
Sean Carey
Written by Sean Carey
Avid Xbox and achievement fan, Sean has committed to playing the best RPGs, racing games, and first-person shooters Xbox Game Pass and his precious free time will allow. Prior to joining TrueAchievements, Sean gained a degree in journalism from Solent University.
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