A new year means a new beginning, and what could be a better start than getting more value for a service you paid for before. Beginning in January 2021, Microsoft has finally announced the upcoming addition of games to the already incredible Xbox Game Pass service.
Available to anyone subscribing to the Xbox Game Pass, Microsoft will add the following titles to the Game Pass Library:
- Killer Queen Black (Jan 5)
- Cyber Shadow (Jan 26)
- The Medium (Jan 28) – With Xbox Series X / S
- Yakuza 3, 4 and 5 Remastered (Jan 28)
This time, Microsoft does not start the year with a bang and has managed to get Yakuza 3,4 and 5 remastered on the game board at the same time as the PC launch. Furthermore, now With the addition of the remastered versions, all Yakuza games can be played on Xbox Game Pass.
For those unfamiliar with Yakuza games, there is a Japanese video game franchise created, owned and published by Sega. The Yakuza series is primarily the genre, but the elements from the action adventure, the open world and the action role genres are also incorporated in each game.
The main theme of the series is the protagonist̵
Cyber Shadow is another game from Sega that will join the game passport library on January 26.
It’s a 2d retro game that takes you back to the days of Sega Generis. You play as a cybernetic ninja named Shadow, who sets out to save his clan in a world overrun by a machine.
As with other games, The Medium is an exclusive X / S Series game only, and The Killer Queen Black is a multiplayer strategy game where you play with up to 8 players.
Team up with your friends on a journey to defeat your opponent’s queen and win the game. It is the first game of the year to come on the Xbox Game Pass and will be available on January 5th.
Xbox Game Pass playlist for January 2021
- Halo Infinite (2021)
- Psychonauts 2 (2021)
- The Gunk (Xbox One, Xbox Series X and PC, coming September 2021)
- As Dusk Falls (Xbox Series X and PC, release timing TBC)
- Avowed (Xbox Series X and PC, release timing TBC)
- Elder Scrolls 6 (Xbox Series X and PC, release timing TBC)
- Everwild (Xbox Series X and PC, release timing TBC)
- Fable (Xbox Series X and PC, release timing TBC)
- Forza Motorsport (Xbox Series X and PC, release timing TBC)
- Microsoft Flight Simulator (PC Release August 18, 2020, Xbox Release TBC)
- State of Decay 3 (Xbox Series X and PC, release timing TBC)
- Scorn (Xbox Series X, TBA Release)
- Senua’s Saga: Hellblade II (Xbox Series X, Xbox One, TBC Release)
- STALKER 2 (Xbox Series X and PC, Release Time TBC)
- Starfield (Xbox Series X and PC, release timing TBC)
- Warhammer 40,000: Darktide (Xbox Series X and PC, TBC Release)
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