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Xbox | Coming to Xbox Game Pass: Sea of Stars, The Texas Chain Saw Massacre, Gris, and Firewatch

The Latest Additions to Xbox Game Pass

As the gaming world continues to evolve, Xbox Game Pass consistently brings a plethora of exciting titles to its platform. This August, we’re thrilled to introduce a mix of genres, ensuring there’s something for everyone. From exploring the vastness of space to diving deep into emotional narratives, here’s what’s coming to Xbox Game Pass.

Available Now: Everspace 2

Dive into the cosmos with Everspace 2, available on Cloud and Xbox Series X|S. This single-player space shooter promises adrenaline-pumping action, where challenges and epic loot await. Traverse massive, meticulously crafted areas brimming with secrets, puzzles, and dangers. As you level up, craft, and gather loot, prepare to face the unpredictable challenges of the great unknown.

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  1. Firewatch (Cloud, Console, and PC) – August 17: Delve into the Wyoming wilderness in this gripping first-person mystery. As you navigate this vast and unfamiliar terrain, your only connection to the outside world is a voice on the other end of a radio. The choices you make will shape the bond you share with this unseen ally.
  2. The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (Cloud, Console, and PC) – August 18: Step into the shoes of the infamous Slaughter family or their unfortunate victims. This third-person horror experience draws inspiration from the iconic 1974 horror film, offering a fresh perspective on the classic tale.
  3. Sea of Stars (Cloud, Console, and PC) – August 29: Immerse yourself in a turn-based RPG reminiscent of the classics. Follow the journey of the Children of the Solstice, who harness the powers of the sun and moon to wield Eclipse Magic. Their mission? To thwart the monstrous creations of the malevolent Fleshmancer.
  4. Gris (Cloud, Console, and PC) – September 5: Embark on a poignant journey with Gris, a young girl navigating a world shaped by her own grief. As she grapples with her emotions, her dress evolves, granting her new abilities to traverse this melancholic realm.

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Starting September 1, Game Pass members can dive into the universe of Starfield up to 5 days early on Xbox Series X|S and Windows PC. By upgrading to the Starfield Premium Edition, members also gain access to the Shattered Space Story Expansion, the Constellation Skin Pack, and the Starfield Digital Artbook and Original Soundtrack.

In Case You Missed It

Quake II has made a triumphant return! Experience id Software’s iconic 1997 shooter in all its glory on Xbox. Engage in fast-paced single-player and co-op action or challenge your skills in the online arena. With enhanced graphics, cross-play functionality, and more, Quake II is a must-play for both veterans and newcomers.

Updates and DLCs

  • Madden NFL 24 Early Access Trial: Dive into the latest iteration of Madden NFL 24 and experience enhanced gameplay features. Unlock the EA Play Welcome Pack and elevate your game.
  • Overwatch 2 New Heroes Starter Pack: Embark on new adventures with six heroes, each equipped with a Legendary skin and other in-game cosmetics.
  • Fallout 76 Lunchtime Bundle (Available August 17): Equip yourself for the Wasteland with essential tools and perks. This bundle includes Perk Packs, Repair Kits, and more.

Farewell to Some Favorites

As we usher in new titles, we bid adieu to some favorites on August 31. Games like Black Desert, Commandos 3 – HD Remaster, and Nuclear Throne will be leaving the Game Pass library. Make sure to dive into these games before they depart.