EA Play’s library of video games officially joins Xbox Game Pass Ultimate on Nov. 10, the identical day the Xbox Series X and Series S launch, Microsoft introduced Tuesday.
The becoming a member of of Electronic Arts’ and Microsoft’s forces, introduced initially of September, will add one other 89 EA-published titles for Ultimate-level Game Pass subscribers to peruse. They’ll additionally get 10 hours of free gameplay for choose new EA releases and a 10% low cost on any digital purchases of EA content material. In different phrases: all of the EA Play advantages, not solely the video games themselves.
In December, Xbox Game Pass for PC and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members will get EA Play video games for his or her Windows 10 machines. At the identical time, EA Play titles will develop into obtainable to play on Android cellular units through Game Pass’ new xCloud characteristic, which launched this month.
Now, for the brand new video games coming to Game Pass in October: Doom Eternal and Drake Hollow arrive Oct. 1. Doom Eternal, obtainable on Xbox One and Android, wants no introduction (and was introduced final week). Drake Hollow, for PC subscribers, is “a cooperative action village-building game,” whose setting is “a blighted mirror of our world.” It joins Game Pass via the [email protected] initiative.
On Oct. 8, Xbox One members (however not xCloud streamers) get entry to Brütal Legend, the rokken-like-Dökken 2009 journey from Double Fine (which Microsoft purchased up final yr). Indie title Ikenfell, a turn-based tactical RPG set in “the twisted halls of a vast magic school,” involves console and PC subscribers the identical day — and everybody (Xbox One, PC, and Android) on Oct. 8, too.
What’s leaving? Well, on Wednesday, subscribers will goodbye to Dirt Rally 2.0 (as a result of Dirt 5 is launching Oct. 16), Panzer Dragoon Orta, Westerado: Double Barreled, Yooka-Laylee, Bad North, and Dishonored 2 — though with Microsoft scooping up Bethesda Softworks 10 days in the past, that one may be coming again later. Xbox Game Pass members get a 20% low cost on shopping for these titles earlier than they depart.
On Oct. 15, Game Pass will lose Felix the Reaper, Metro 2033 Redux, Minit, Saints Row 4 Re-Elected, and State of Mind.