Another month, another great selection of titles added to XBOX GAME PASS! With such a wealth of titles available across Xbox Consoles, PC and mobile streaming via the cloud, your friendly neighbourhood bearded gamer’s have once again cherry-picked a selection of top new titles plus a wealth of games that you may have missed.
Currently GamePass is packed tighter than Tony Angelino’s pants with great content, on this list alone we have something for everyone, from sporting legends to legendary sagas, grand adventures filled with fantasy and sci-fi to down and dirty gunfights. All this and more, so feast your eyes and check out the games you might have missed below.
MLB The Show 22
The king of baseball simulation is back and better than ever! Every pitch. Every hit. Every win. Make your mark and Own The Show in the ultimate MLB experience. Whether you’re an aspiring rookie or veteran of the diamond, there are now more ways than ever to create and build your legacy including new Stadium Creator additions to build your dream ballpark with a streamlined UI and enjoy night games in your stadium.
Super Mega Baseball 3
For a more casual baseball experience, look no further, Super Mega Baseball 3 refines the series’ formula with the deepest on-field simulation yet, comprehensive offline and online play including Franchise mode and the newly added Online Leagues mode, and vastly improved graphics. New content includes revamped UI plus tons of new audio, team/character content, and stadiums with variable lighting conditions.
Cricket 22 delivers the most robust, substantial game of cricket that fans have ever seen. Enjoy the full licensed Ashes contest, the pinnacle of the long-standing rivalry between Australia and England. In addition, contest Australia’s big-hitting Big Bash T20 competition, the hugely innovative The Hundred in England, the tropical party of the CPL in the Caribbean, and take to the international field of battle with fully-licensed teams from Australia, England, The West Indies, New Zealand and Ireland.
Discover a dark fantasy reimagining of the Wild West where lawmen and gunslingers share the frontier with fantastical creatures. Journey through the story of a group of atypical heroes, written into legend by the decisions you make in an unforgiving land. Each journey is unique and tailored to the actions taken – a series of high stakes adventures where everything counts and the world reacts to the choices you make. Form a posse or venture forth alone into the otherworldly confines of the Weird West and make each legend your own.
Crusader Kings 3
Finally, on console, you can live the life of a medieval ruler in Paradox Development Studio’s award-winning strategy role-playing game, Crusader Kings III! Assume the leadership of a medieval noble family, increasing its power and reputation through the generations. As one ruler dies, they are replaced by an heir who may have very different abilities or interests, forcing you to adjust your long term plans. Play a master of the battlefield, conquering your enemies, or play a subtle seeker of secrets, using plots and poison to advance your agenda – all in the same game. Arrange marriages, champion the faith and establish new empires in this modern classic – unlike any other strategy game you’ve ever played on console.
Tainted Grail: Conquest
A unique, infinitely replayable, story-driven hybrid between a deck-building Roguelike and an RPG game. Explore the ever-changing maps, fight with deadly enemies, and learn what happened to the cursed island of Avalon. Various character classes with intertwining narratives will ensure you take more than one adventure through this one!
Explore a land filled with lost legends, ancient powers, and ferocious monsters in TUNIC, an isometric action game about a small fox on a big adventure. Stranded in a ruined land, and armed with only your own curiosity, you will confront colossal beasts, collect strange and powerful items, and unravel long-lost secrets. A flashback to the glory days of adventure games with stunning graphics and fun for all ages.
FAR: Changing Tides
An atmospheric vehicle adventure that follows the emotional journey of a boy and his ship as he embarks on a voyage to find a new home. Sail stormy waters, dive into unknown depths, and explore forgotten ruins in a beautifully realised, flooded world. Expanding on the desolate setting seen in FAR: Lone Sails, Changing Tides swaps sun-scorched, dusty plains for stormy skies and high seas. With new environments, puzzles and ship mechanics, the world of FAR: Changing Tides brings an exciting experience to fans of this beloved series and new players alike with a bigger, deeper challenge.
Guardians of the Galaxy
Fire up a wild ride across the cosmos with a fresh take on Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy. In this third-person action-adventure game, you are Star-Lord, and thanks to your bold yet questionable leadership, you have persuaded an oddball crew of unlikely heroes to join you. Some jerk (surely not you) has set off a chain of catastrophic events, and only you can hold the unpredictable Guardians together long enough to fight off a total interplanetary meltdown.
Warhammer 40k: Battlesector
Warhammer 40,000: Battlesector is a fast-paced turn-based strategy game set in the grimdark universe of the 41st Millenium. Pick your force, develop your army, field mighty heroes and fight for victory using superior strategy, awesome abilities, and devastating weaponry. Experience an epic twenty mission single-player campaign that explores the aftermath of the Devastation of Baal. Help Sergeant Carleon and his allies purge the Tyranid infestation on Baal Secundus, and preserve the honour of the noble yet slightly unstable Blood Angels.
Experience the first part of the CrossfireX single-player campaign, developed in partnership with Remedy Entertainment. In Operation Catalyst, take control of a Global Risk Unit as they traverse through enemy territory in order to save their captured squadmate and uncover the dark secrets of the Black List Mercenary Group.
So there it is, a selection of great titles to get you started with your new Xbox Series X|S. Let us know what titles you have been playing so far in the comments below and on social media.