Microsoft announces Xbox Game Pass to provide acess to more games for cheap


After seeing success of EA Access, Microsoft releases xbox game pass. This new subscription will provide 100 Xbox One and Xbox 360 backwards compatible games from many well known publishers.

“With great games from top industry publishers such as 2K, 505 Games, BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment, Capcom, Codemasters, Deep Silver, Focus Home Interactive, SEGA, SNK CORPORATION, THQ Nordic GmbH, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and Microsoft Studios, there’s something for everyone to enjoy and you will always find something exciting to play across a variety of genres. Some of the fan-favorite titles coming to Xbox Game Pass when it launches to the broader Xbox community later this spring include Halo 5: Guardians, Payday 2, NBA 2K16 and SoulCalibur II.”

While the pass is available to Xbox Alpha testers today for freebut will cost $9.99 a month when released fully. Each month the games will be shuffled so if you want to buy a game from the pass then you will be given a discount but currently there are no information on the amount of discount.

SOURCE – Xbox