All News tagged with 'Xbox Game Pass'

Five Titles Leaving Xbox Game Pass on July 31st, 2018

It's that time of the month again and we can reveal there will be five titles leaving the program at the end of the month according to the Games Leaving Soon section of the hub.

Posted 6 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 53 comments

Rocket League Available Now on Xbox Game Pass

Alongside yesterday's release of Bomber Crew and today's release of Warhammer: Vermintide 2, Rocket League brings the total to ten new additions for the month of July.

Posted 7 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 17 comments

July 2018 Xbox Game Pass Additions: DiRT 4, Vermintide 2, Fallout 3, and More

Microsoft has confirmed nine more titles to be coming to the Xbox Game Pass program in just four days' time, including DiRT 4, Warhammer: Vermintide 2, Fallout 3, and The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion.

Posted 21 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 65 comments

New Xbox Releases: Week Beginning June 25th, 2018

The summer is supposed to be a quiet period, but nobody seems to have told Microsoft. This week there are 13 new titles appearing on Xbox One, although only 12 of those have achievements.

Posted 23 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 15 comments

Three Titles to Be Removed from Xbox Game Pass on June 30th, 2018

In preparation for the announcement of new games for July, we bring the news of those games that will be leaving the program at the end of the month. On June 30th, three titles will be leaving the service.

Posted 26 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 61 comments

Xbox Alpha and Alpha Skip Ahead System Update Introduces Fast Start

A new update for the Xbox One Preview Alpha and Alpha Skip Ahead rings has rolled out the Fast Start system for a select number of Xbox Game Pass titles. The update also introduces a Game Pass tab, as well as fixing a few bugs.

Posted 29 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 18 comments

Sea of Thieves Expansion Screens

Following yesterday's trailer for Sea of Thieves expansions "Cursed Sails" and "Forsaken Shores", Rare has released some red hot screenshots for the upcoming content.

Posted 1 month ago by Lucy Wood, 7 comments

Fallout 4, The Elder Scrolls Online, and The Division Come to Xbox Game Pass

During their E3 presentation, three more titles were added to Xbox Game Pass, while more were announced to be arriving on their day of release. The company also revealed FastStart.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 19 comments

Fallout 76 Welcomes You to West Virginia and Fallout 4 Joins Xbox Game Pass

Microsoft's E3 conference kicked off with with the promise that many games will be shown off, and Fallout 76 was shown off soon after. The game is a prequel that takes place before all of the other games in the series.

Posted 1 month ago by Ethan Anderson, 22 comments

Bomberman Live: Battlefest Leaves Game Pass on June 14th

On June 14th, Bomberman Live: Battlefest will be leaving the service according to a notice on the game's page in the Game Pass hub.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 10 comments

Seven Extra Titles Added to Game Pass for June 2018

Alongside the five previously announced Xbox One games (with the sixth to come later this month), there are six Xbox 360 games and an Xbox Original that have been added today.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 49 comments

Sea of Thieves Developer Video Update Released

This week's developer video from Sea of Thieves has been released. Joe Neate, the game's Executive Producer, discussed a number of issues, plans, updates, and this week's patch.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Bricker, 14 comments

June 2018 Xbox Game Pass Additions: MotoGP 17, Mega Man, and More

Right now, there are only six in the list, but Microsoft promises that there will be "more awesome game announcements coming soon".

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 73 comments

Four More Titles Being Removed from Xbox Game Pass on May 31st

Last week, we brought you news that Microsoft would be removing 21 titles from Xbox Game Pass on May 31st. Unfortunately, that list just got bigger.

Posted 2 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 102 comments

Xbox Game Pass Loses 21 Titles on May 31st

On May 31st, 21 titles will be leaving the service according to the Games Leaving Soon section of the hub. The vast majority of these are Xbox 360 titles, making up 19 of the 21 games involved.

Posted 2 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 125 comments

May 2018 Xbox Game Pass Additions: State of Decay 2, PES 2018 and More

There are seven Xbox One games and a single Xbox 360 title; of course, the Xbox 360 title is playable on the Xbox One through Backwards Compatibility.

Posted 3 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 60 comments

Three Games Leave Xbox Game Pass on April 30th, 2018

On April 30th, three more titles will be leaving the service according to the Games Leaving Soon section of the hub. All three are Xbox One games, and two were only added two months ago in February.

Posted 3 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 54 comments

Sea of Thieves Upcoming Content Plans

The 26th Sea of Thieves Inn-side Story video from Rare outlines plans for new content being added to the game in the coming months, starting in May with "The Hungering Deep".

Posted 3 months ago by Lucy Wood, 27 comments

Robocraft Infinity Stream and Xbox Game Pass Giveaway Later Today

We're going to be streaming Robocraft Infinity and giving away nine one-month Xbox Game Pass subscriptions, along with codes for the game.

Posted 3 months ago by Dave Horobin, 2 comments

Season Two of TA Playlist Kicks Off Today with Sea of Thieves for April 2018

Somehow a quarter of the calendar year has already passed us by. Though, according to our TA Playlist calendars, today is the start of a new year. We kick off season two of TA Playlist today with Rare's Sea of Thieves.

Posted 3 months ago by Mark Delaney, 25 comments

Sea of Thieves: Launch Status Update Including Achievements

Sea of Thieves launched to much anticipation, which was quickly stifled by numerous problems with the game. Tomorrow on March 27th, a game client update is expected. Achievements by the end of the week.

Posted 4 months ago by Dave Bricker, 53 comments

Beginner's Guide to Sea of Thieves: Tips for a Pirate's Life Well Lived

Still finding your sea legs in Rare's new pirate life simulator? This guide written by our reviewer should make for a great start to help keep you safe, keep your ship safe, and keep your coin purse overflowing.

Posted 4 months ago by Mark Delaney, 28 comments

April 2018 Xbox Game Pass Additions: Cities: Skylines, Portal Knights and More

Microsoft announced that eight new titles would be added to Xbox Game Pass in April. The first one was revealed to be Cities: Skylines, and today we've found out what the other seven will be.

Posted 4 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 49 comments

TA Playlist Game for April 2018 Announced

Next month's Playlist game will be our newest yet, as Sea of Thieves took the victory rather easily as it turns out. Starting on April 1st, all of TA is invited to sell seashells by the seashore. Arrghh you ready?

Posted 4 months ago by Mark Delaney, 65 comments

Nine Games Leave Xbox Game Pass on March 31st

On March 31st, nine more titles will be leaving the service according to the Games Leaving Soon section of the hub. The majority are Xbox 360 titles, but there are a couple of Xbox One games included, too.

Posted 4 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 63 comments

Inside Xbox Recap - Cities: Skylines Coming to Game Pass, PixARK Dated

Last weekend, Microsoft brought the Inside Xbox show back. Its aim was to bring you all of the latest Xbox news. This included a release date for PixARK and the reveal of the first title to be added to Xbox Game Pass for April.

Posted 4 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 10 comments

Xbox Game Pass & EA Access Game Collection Integration

Adding subscription-based games to your collection just got a whole lot easier! One button click will make sure your game collection stays up to date with the current Xbox Game Pass and EA Access Vault titles.

Posted 4 months ago by HitmanOllie, 88 comments

Super Lucky's Tale: Gilly Island DLC Review

Super Lucky's Tale is headed into the Game Pass, and Playful have seen fit to celebrate this by releasing a piece of surprise DLC. It's short, and it doesn't do anything new, but it's a charming little extra for the game's fans.

Posted 4 months ago by Sam Quirke, 8 comments

State of Decay 2 Releases on May 22nd Cheaper Than You May Expect

State of Decay fans have waited long for today's news. The exclusive sequel is on the way this May. Better yet, the game will debut at a price point more friendly than what you may be expecting.

Posted 4 months ago by Mark Delaney, 57 comments

March 2018 Xbox Game Pass Additions: Super Lucky’s Tale, Sea of Thieves and More

At the end of last week, Major Nelson teased eight new titles to be added to Xbox Game Pass in March. Today we found out what those will be and they include some big names.

Posted 5 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 79 comments

Xbox Game Pass Giveaway

For our next site competition, we're giving away four one-month Xbox Game Pass subscription codes, which have been kindly donated to us by Vesper Angel 89 and Hoffman.

Posted 5 months ago by Dave Horobin, 608 comments

Xbox Game Pass Dashboard Indicates 12 Titles Will Be Removed in March

An advertisement hinted that 12 titles will likely be removed from Xbox's Game Pass program at the beginning of March. The games pictured in the "Games Leaving Soon" section are as follows.

Posted 5 months ago by Kelly Packard, 161 comments

Get A Month Of Xbox Game Pass For Signing Up To Microsoft Rewards

Those looking to try out Xbox Game Pass are in luck as Microsoft is providing a month for free, so long as you sign up to their Microsoft Rewards program that encourages users to try out the likes of Bing.

Posted 5 months ago by Andy Mills, 139 comments

Indie Retailers Decry Xbox Game Pass, But What Did They Expect?

It's been reported lately that independent gaming retailers have decried the moves by Microsoft to put exclusives on Game Pass at launch. Sympathies aside, what did these people honestly expect in a digital world?

Posted 5 months ago by Mark Delaney, 156 comments

The Best Games Available in Xbox Game Pass

Our readers loved our suggestions for fastest game completions available in Xbox Game Pass so we wanted to highlight some of the program's most revered titles as well, in case you want the highest quality with your quantity.

Posted 6 months ago by Mark Delaney, 76 comments

What Goes Around Comes Around - Microsoft's Vision for the Future

Microsoft unveiled their vision in 2013 to disastrous results. No one wanted an online console that couldn't play used games. Or, well, they didn't until earlier this week.

Posted 6 months ago by Kevin Tavore, 187 comments

Poll: Do You Subscribe to Xbox Game Pass?

Xbox Game Pass was the big story of the week. If you missed it, click through for a summary before voting in this week's site poll. Are you planning on subscribing to the service? Or maybe you already were or never will.

Posted 6 months ago by Mark Delaney, 135 comments

The Fastest Game Completions in Xbox Game Pass

We figure many on TA may soon be swayed to sign up for Xbox Game Pass, or maybe you're already a subscriber. In either case, you'll want to make good use of these easy Gamerscore boosts from the Game Pass library.

Posted 6 months ago by Mark Delaney, 85 comments

Major Nelson Confirms Microsoft Exclusives Will Be Permanent to Xbox Game Pass

If yesterday's Xbox Game Pass news wasn't clear enough for you in its announcement, today's efforts from some of Xbox's team leaders should help. They've answered the question so many had over the past 24 hours.

Posted 6 months ago by Mark Delaney, 100 comments

All Future Microsoft Titles to Launch as Part of Xbox Games Pass

Microsoft is committed to Xbox Games Pass and today they’re putting their money where their mouth is - all future first party games will launch on release day as part of the Xbox Games Pass.

Posted 6 months ago by Kevin Tavore, 232 comments

[UPDATE] Xbox Game Pass Adds Eight New Titles in February

Continuing their promise to add new titles to Xbox Game Pass on a regular basis, the month of February will see eight new titles added to the list of games that are available for players to try out.

Posted 6 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 69 comments

Xbox Game Pass January Additions Include Bayonetta And More

Microsoft are providing quite the reason to try out the Xbox Game Pass. In addition to a special price and charitable donations, ten games will be added to the service to kick off 2018 in quite a bit of style.

Posted 7 months ago by Andy Mills, 36 comments

Game Pass Adds Devil May Cry 4 Special Edition & NBA Playgrounds in January

2018 is right around the corner, and for Xbox Game Pass members that means more games to play. Major Nelson took to Twitter to reveal Devil May Cry 4 Special Edition & NBA Playgrounds will be added in January.

Posted 7 months ago by Will Cruz, 19 comments

Gears of War 4 Gearsmas 2017 Detailed: Includes Snowball Fights

As if the December update with 500 new gamerscore wasn't enough, The Coalition has just detailed Gearsmas, its annual event filled with magic and gore for Gears of War 4. No mistletoe is confirmed, though... yet.

Posted 7 months ago by Claudio Barata, 48 comments

December's Xbox Game Pass Additions: Gears of War 4, Mass Effect and More

Seven new titles will be joining Xbox Game Pass on December 1st, and you can still take advantage of the one-month subscription for $1/£1/€1 until November 27th.

Posted 8 months ago by Dave Horobin, 32 comments

Xbox Game Pass Now Only $1/£1/€1, Gears 4 Coming Next Month

If you've not tried out Xbox's Netflix-esque Xbox Game Pass, now looks to be the perfect time as Microsoft are running a deal of £1/$1/€1 for the first month. Not bad at all for access to over 100 games.

Posted 8 months ago by Andy Mills, 36 comments

November's Xbox Game Pass Additions: Metal Gear Solid V, Resident Evil and More

In addition to Xbox Live Gold -- which just had its November Games With Gold titles revealed -- offers another subscription-based service: Xbox Game Pass. November's additions have just been announced.

Posted 9 months ago by Kelly Packard, 44 comments

Seven Games To Be Added To Xbox Game Pass This October

The deal that Xbox Game Pass represents gets even better as seven more titles join the program. In amongst this batch is the perfect-for-Hallowe'en Costume Quest 2 and Capcom fighter Super Street Fighter IV.

Posted 10 months ago by Andy Mills, 25 comments

Xbox Game Pass Expands to Eight New Countries, Seven More Games To Be Added

After a successful launch to 31 markets around the world on June 1st, the Xbox Game Pass will now be making its way to an additional eight markets as well as adding seven more games to the catalogue.

Posted 11 months ago by Ashley Woodcock, 19 comments

ReCore: Definitive Edition Announced, Coming to Game Pass

Almost one year after the release of the original game, Microsoft has announced that the Definitive Edition of ReCore will be coming to the Xbox One, with a new trailer and further details.

Posted 11 months ago by Claudio Barata, 45 comments