Battletoads 2020 is coming to Xbox Game Pass on August 20

The Battletoads 2020 sequel will be coming to Xbox Game Pass on August 20, 2020, it has been revealed. The new Battletoads game is the first in 26 years, with Zitz, Rash, and Pimple making their return in a sequel that will be free to play for subscribers to the Game Pass service.

Battletoads can also be pre-installed on console on PC starting today, meaning that you’ll be able to dive right in on day one. You can find the game by searching for Battletoads on your Xbox One or the Xbox App for PC, or you can download the Xbox Game Pass mobile app for iOS or Android.

Battletoads 2020 is an all-new adventure developed by Dlala Studios with support from series creator Rare, with it first being announced at E3 2018. According to a post today on Xbox Wire,  “Dlala’s new approach focuses on maintaining this mayhem while ensuring you have enough options to play at your own pace. That includes bringing in some buddies for couch co-op, which allows up to three players to drop in and out at will, along with difficulty settings designed to suit everyone from Tadpole to Battletoad.”

Battletoads will release on Xbox Game Pass on August 20, 2020, for Xbox One and PC.

Check out the new Battletoads release date trailer below: