Xbox Game Pass reveals huge 2020 lineup, $1 subscription offer

Xbox Game Pass will receive some huge games starting today, with Microsoft laying out its plans for the service heading into 2020 and beyond during X019. Starting today, the likes of Rage 2Age of Empires 2: Definitive Edition, and Remnant: From the Ashes will be launching on the service, with the Final Fantasy franchise collection then launching around the holiday season along with The Witcher 3Streets of Rage 4, and more.

In 2020, Xbox Game Pass will continue to host major new Xbox and PC releases such as Microsoft Flight SimulatorMinecraft Dungeons, and Ori and the Will of the Wisps. Microsoft also announced that certain games will leave Xbox Game Pass by November 30, including GRID 2Abzu, and Below, so if you haven’t played any of these titles yet, now is the time to check them out.

In an effort to court new users to the service, Microsoft also announced that new subscribers to Xbox Game Pass Ultimate will get their first three months for just $1. For a limited time, Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members will also get one month of EA Access, three months of Discord Nitro, and six months of Spotify Premium included as part of their member benefits. These perks are also available to existing Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members — navigate to the membership area on your console in order to get yours.

The full list of Xbox Game Pass games set to be added to the service can be viewed below:

Xbox Game Pass games available today

  • Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition (PC) 
  • Age of Wonders: Planetfall (Console, coming soon to PC) 
  • Hearts of Iron IV: Cadet Edition (PC) 
  • LEGO: The Ninjago Movie Videogame (Console) 
  • RAGE 2 (Console, coming soon to PC) 
  • Remnant: From the Ashes (Console) 
  • The Talos Principle (Console and PC) 
  • Tracks: The Train Set Game (Console and PC) 

Xbox Game Pass games available by holiday/early 2020

  • Carrion (Console and PC) – [email protected] 
  • Cris Tales (Console and PC) – [email protected] 
  • Cyber Shadow (Console and PC) 
  • Darksiders III (Console and PC) 
  • Double Kick Heroes (Console and PC) – [email protected] 
  • Edge of Eternity (Console and PC) – [email protected] 
  • Final Fantasy franchise (Console and PC) 
    • Final Fantasy VII
    • Final Fantasy VIII: Remastered
    • Final Fantasy IX
    • Final Fantasy X: HD Remastered
    • Final Fantasy X-2: HD Remastered
    • Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age
    • Final Fantasy XIII
    • Final Fantasy XIII-2
    • Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII
    • Final Fantasy XV
  • Forager (Console and PC) – [email protected] 
  • Haven (Console and PC) – [email protected] 
  • It Lurks Below (Console and PC) – [email protected] 
  • Levelhead (Console and PC) – [email protected] 
  • Life Is Strange 2: Episodes 4 and 5 (Console) 
  • My Friend Pedro (Console/PC) 
  • PHOGS (Console and PC) – [email protected] 
  • She Dreams Elsewhere (Console and PC) – [email protected] 
  • SkateBIRD (Console and PC) – [email protected] 
  • Streets of Rage 4 (Console and PC) – [email protected] 
  • Scourge Bringer (Console and PC) – [email protected] 
  • Supraland (Console) – [email protected] 
  • Tekken 7 (Console) 
  • Touhou Luna Nights (Console and PC) – [email protected] 
  • The Escapists 2 (Console) 
  • The Red Lantern (Console) – [email protected] 
  • The Red Strings Club (PC) 
  • The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt (Console)
  • Yakuza 0 (Console and PC)
  • Yakuza Kiwami (Console and PC)
  • Yakuza Kiwami 2 (Console and PC)
  • Vambrace: Cold Soul (Console and PC)

More Xbox Game Pass games for 2020

  • Bleeding Edge (Console and PC) 
  • Grounded (Console and PC) 
  • Microsoft Flight Simulator (PC) 
  • Minecraft Dungeons (Console and PC) 
  • Ori and the Will of the Wisps (Console and PC) 
  • Tell Me Why (Console and PC) 
  • Wasteland 3 (Console and PC) 

Games leaving Xbox Game Pass on November 30

  • Abzu (PC and Console) 
  • Below (Console) 
  • Football Manager 2019 (PC) 
  • GRID 2 (Console) 
  • Strange Brigade (Console)