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Is Destiny 2: Beyond Light free on Xbox Game Pass?

Destiny 2: Beyond Light is the latest major expansion for Bungie’s multiplayer shooter. It marks a great jumping-on point for new players and an exciting refresh for existing users. With November being an expensive month in gaming, however, many are wondering if the new Destiny expansion will be available on Xbox consoles and PC via Game Pass. So, is Destiny 2: Beyond Light free on Xbox Game Pass?

Is Destiny 2: Beyond Light on Xbox Game Pass?

Is Destiny 2: Beyond Light free on Xbox Game Pass?

Destiny 2 is currently enjoying a resurgence thanks to Beyond Light, resulting in queues as the servers reach capacity. Players are eager to overthrow the “dark empire” said to have arisen in the new DLC campaign, though, unlike many others, this D2 update isn’t free. Can Xbox Game Pass subscribers save money by downloading Destiny 2: Beyond Light for free, then?

Yes, Destiny 2: Beyond Light is on Xbox Game Pass. Starting today, November 10, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, and Series S owners can download Destiny 2: Beyond Light free via Game Pass.

Users receive everything that’s required to get started, so there are no negative side effects versus buying Destiny 2: Beyond Light outright. While the game is playable on next-generation machines, it’s worth noting that Destiny 2 has not been updated to take full advantage of the new hardware just yet.

Additionally, Game Pass Ultimate subscribers with an Android smartphone or tablet can enjoy D2: Beyond Light on the go via Xbox Game Streaming. iOS users, meanwhile, can stream the game over their home network.

Is Beyond Light free with Game Pass on PC?

No. Unfortunately, Destiny 2: Beyond Light is not coming to Xbox Game Pass for PC. It’s only planned for a console Game Pass release at the moment, but it is possible that could change.

For more on Destiny 2, check out all of the details surrounding the latest weekly reset. Alternatively, read Game Revolution’s Xbox Series X and Series X|S Expansion Card reviews to learn more about next-gen Xbox hardware.