Every Xbox Game Pass Game That Was Announced at E3 2021


As if Microsoft's offering for its Xbox Game Pass video game subscription service wasn't already impressive enough, the tech giant just went ahead and dropped a huge announcement at E3 2021.

If you thought that the Xbox Game Pass good before, it just got a whole lot better.

After securing the likes of Outriders and MLB The Show 21 for the Xbox Game Pass at their respective launch dates, Microsoft took to E3 2021 to let audiences know that more than a dozen games still in development will be coming to Xbox Game Pass when they launch.

If you're curious to see what these games are and when they will be released, be sure to scroll down below.

All Xbox Game Pass Games Announced at E3 2021

As you can see, this is one impressive list of games that Microsoft has secured for the Xbox Game Pass at launch. Some of these are exclusives as well. This includes Forza Horizon 5, The Ascent, as well as Scorn, The Gunk, and of course, Halo Infinite. However, Microsoft has its eyes on the future too, with 2022 and beyond already being full of games that will launch on the Xbox Game Pass.

Here are some of the games confirmed to launch on the Xbox Game Pass in 2022 and beyond

  • S.T.A.L.K.E.R 2 - April 28, 2022
  • Eiyuden Chronicle: Hundred Heroes - October 2022
  • Starfield - November 2022
  • A Plague Tale: Requiem - 2022
  • Party Animals - 2022
  • Somerville - 2022
  • Slime Rancher 2 - 2022
  • The Outer Worlds 2 - 2022
  • Replaced - 2022
  • Atomic Heart - TBC
  • Contraband - TBC

What’s Next for the Xbox Game Pass?

Many AAA titles are available on the Xbox Game Pass.

It looks like Microsoft wants to establish the Xbox Game Pass as the clear number 1 option as far as video game subscription services go. Although Sony is currently working on its own alternative, it's clear that it has a long way to go. But, then again, Microsoft is wise to try and beef up its games lineup now that Netflix has been showing interest in the video game streaming market.

The future for Xbox Game Pass definitely seems bright. For the price of just $9.99 a month, the best games on the Xbox Game Pass including the likes of Halo: The Master Chief Collection, No Man's Sky, Sea of Thieves, among others are available to play. Meanwhile, there are classic games available as well, with several Bethesda titles also being offered on the Xbox Game Pass library.

Furthermore, for just $14.99, you can subscribe to the upgraded version, which is Xbox Game Pass Ultimate. This gives you access to EA Play, as well as the option to stream video games via xCloud like GTA 5.

Ray Ampoloquio
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