A Deluge of New Announcements for Xbox Game Pass Came Out of X019

A Deluge of New Announcements for Xbox Game Pass Came Out of X019

The Witcher 3, Rage 2, classic Final Fantasy titles, and more.

Advertised as "the biggest Inside Xbox ever," Microsoft's X019 presentation didn't skimp on Xbox Game Pass announcements. In addition to revealing a deal that nets subscribers 3 months of Game Pass Ultimate, a month of EA Access, 3 months of Discord Nitro, and 6 months of Spotify Premium for a dollar, a big, big list of additions to the Game Pass library was announced at Inside Xbox.

Some highlights from the full list include The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt for Xbox One and a collection of Final Fantasy titles for Xbox One and PC.

Here's what just got added to Game Pass—you can go play these titles now:

Available Now

  • Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition (PC)
  • Age of Wonders: Planetfall (Xbox One, PC soon)
  • Hearts of Iron IV: Cadet Edition (PC)
  • Lego: The Ninjago Movie Videogame (Xbox One)
  • Rage 2 (Xbox One, PC soon)
  • Remnant: From the Ashes (Xbox One)
  • The Talos Principle (Xbox One, PC)
  • Tracks: The Train Set Game (Xbox One, PC)

Additionally, Microsoft announced a number of titles coming to Game Pass later this year and into next year. Of note, Darksiders 3, the Life is Strange 2 episodes, and The Witcher 3 are all coming prior to 2020:

Coming Soon

  • Carrion (Xbox One, PC)
  • Cris Tales (Xbox One, PC)
  • Cyber Shadow (Xbox One, PC)
  • Darksiders III (Xbox One, PC)
  • Double Kick Heroes (Xbox One, PC)
  • Edge of Eternity (Xbox One, PC)
  • Forager (Xbox One, PC)
  • Haven (Xbox One, PC)
  • It Lurks Below (Xbox One, PC)
  • Levelhead (Xbox One, PC)
  • Life Is Strange 2: Episode 4 and Episode 5 (Xbox One)
  • My Friend Pedro (Xbox One, PC)
  • Phogs (Xbox One, PC)
  • She Dreams Elsewhere (Xbox One, PC)
  • Skatebird (Xbox One, PC)
  • Streets of Rage 4 (Xbox One, PC)
  • Scourge Bringer (Xbox One, PC)
  • Supraland (Xbox One)
  • Tekken 7 (Xbox One)
  • Touhou Luna Nights (Xbox One, PC)
  • The Escapists 2 (Xbox One)
  • The Red Lantern (Xbox One)
  • The Red Strings Club (PC)
  • The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt (Xbox One)
  • Vambrace: Cold Soul (Xbox One, PC)
  • West of Dead (Xbox One, PC)
  • Yakuza Zero (Xbox One, PC)
  • Yakuza Kiwami (Xbox One, PC)
  • Yakuza Kiwami 2 (Xbox One, PC)

Several games from the Final Fantasy franchise are also slated to hit Game Pass on Xbox One and PC as part of a collection:

  • Final Fantasy 7
  • Final Fantasy 8: Remastered
  • Final Fantasy 9
  • Final Fantasy 10: HD Remastered
  • Final Fantasy 10-2: HD Remastered
  • Final Fantasy 12: The Zodiac Age
  • Final Fantasy 13
  • Final Fantasy 13-2
  • Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy 13
  • Final Fantasy 15

Also, every title from Xbox Game Studios set to debut in 2020, such as Obsidian's Grounded, Ori and the Will of the Wisps, and Dontnod's Tell Me Why, will launch on Game Pass as per usual.

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Mathew Olson


Mathew Olson is a writer formerly of Digg, where he blogged and reported about all things under the umbrella of internet culture (including games, of course). He lives in New York, grew up under rain clouds and the influence of numerous games studios in the Pacific Northwest, and will talk your ear off about Half-Life mods, Talking Heads or Twin Peaks if you let him.

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