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Grand Theft Auto V returns to Xbox Game Pass, leading April’s additions

Grand Theft Auto V returns to Xbox Game Pass, leading April’s additions

Microsoft has revealed a new slate of games headed to Xbox Game Pass in the first half of the month, and there's a big name leading the charge. April's Game Pass additions will be led by Grand Theft Auto V, which is making a grand return to Xbox Game Pass this week. Aside from Grand Theft Auto V, it's going to be a fairly quiet April for the service - or at least it will be until we get into the latter half of the month.

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MLB The Show 21 is getting a Game Pass surprise none of us saw coming

MLB The Show 21 is getting a Game Pass surprise none of us saw coming

Slated for release later this month, MLB The Show 21 is shaping up to be a very interesting entry in the long-running franchise. MLB The Show 21 will be the first game in the series to be multi-platform - instead of just launching on PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5, it'll also be available on Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S. Today we're learning that not only is MLB The Show 21 coming to Xbox consoles, but it'll also be available through Xbox Game Pass.

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Xbox Game Pass Ultimate just added these 16 classic games to Cloud Gaming

Xbox Game Pass Ultimate just added these 16 classic games to Cloud Gaming

Xbox Game Pass is getting an update today, but instead of adding games across the full spectrum of Game Pass services - PC, console, and cloud - today's update is focused entirely on Cloud Gaming. In fact, not only is Cloud Gaming the sole focus, but it's also only about backward compatible games, with Microsoft adding 16 titles from the OG Xbox and Xbox 360 to Game Pass Ultimate.

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Surface Duo gets Xbox Game Pass streaming dual-screen support

Surface Duo gets Xbox Game Pass streaming dual-screen support

When LG launched its second screen case for the LG V50 ThinQ nearly three years ago, one of its advertised use cases was to use one of the two screens (usually the heavier main one) as a dedicated controller for games. That was actually an idea pushed by the first ASUS ROG Phone and its TwinView Dock but, like LG's implementation, it required a separate accessory to work. With a built-in second screen, the Surface Duo is almost perfect for that scenario, and, after nearly two years, that is finally coming via the Xbox Game Pass app, a.k.a. xCloud game streaming.

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EA Play joins Xbox Game Pass for PC this week: What you need to know

EA Play joins Xbox Game Pass for PC this week: What you need to know

Back in November, Microsoft started bundling EA Play - a subscription service from Electronic Arts - in with Xbox Game Pass. It was a pretty big win for Game Pass subscribers, as it added a large number of EA-published to games to the service. There was just one problem with November's roll out: EA Play was initially only available to Game Pass subscribers on console, while PC players had to wait.

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Xbox Game Pass closes out March with an Octopath Traveler surprise

Xbox Game Pass closes out March with an Octopath Traveler surprise

We already knew that Xbox Game Pass had a big launch coming up with the day one release of Square Enix's Outriders, but now Microsoft has detailed the other games that will be arriving throughout the rest of March. As it turns out, the final couple of weeks in March are going to be big ones for Xbox Game Pass, and between these releases and the addition of a bunch of Bethesda games earlier in the month, it's safe to say that this has been a huge month overall for the service.

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Outriders is getting a surprise release on Xbox Game Pass

Outriders is getting a surprise release on Xbox Game Pass

Microsoft long ago committed to bringing its first-party games to Xbox Game Pass on the same day they launch, but it isn't often that the company gets to say that about third-party titles. As confirmed today, it gets to say it about Outriders, the incoming looter shooter from the folks at Square Enix, as it'll be landing on Xbox Game Pass the same day it launches on console and PC.

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These five Bethesda games get FPS Boost on Xbox Series X|S today

These five Bethesda games get FPS Boost on Xbox Series X|S today

Last week was a big one for Microsoft and Bethesda, as the two companies more or less finalized their merger agreement. In the wake of the European Commission approving Microsoft's acquisition of Bethesda parent company ZeniMax Media, major players from both companies sat down for a long roundtable discussion in which they talked about the future of Bethesda and its subsidiaries at Xbox Game Studios.

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Xbox Game Pass kicks off March with sports and Star Wars

Xbox Game Pass kicks off March with sports and Star Wars

As it usually does around this time each month, Microsoft has detailed the next batch of games heading to Xbox Game Pass, and this new drop seems to be tailored to sports fans specifically. In all, five of the six games announced for Game Pass today are sports titles - some from EA as part of EA Play (which is now included in Game Pass). There's also a recently-released Star Wars game that's worth checking out as well.

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Xbox Game Pass serves up Final Fantasy XII, Jurassic World Evolution in February

Xbox Game Pass serves up Final Fantasy XII, Jurassic World Evolution in February

Those who have looked at a calendar recently will know that we've officially crossed over into February, which means that a new batch of games are heading to Xbox Game Pass. Microsoft has announced seven new titles that will be joining Game Pass in the first two weeks of February, and there are some fairly big names on the list. Perhaps the biggest name is Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age, which is joining a selection of Final Fantasy games already on the service.

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Control heads up a new batch of Xbox Game Pass games for January

Control heads up a new batch of Xbox Game Pass games for January

We find ourselves in the middle of January, and that means Microsoft has detailed a new batch of games that will be heading to Xbox Game Pass throughout the rest of the month. There are a lot of big-name titles hitting the service in the next couple of weeks, and most people with a Game Pass subscription will probably want to check out at least one of them.

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Injustice 2, Torchlight 3 lead Xbox Game Pass new arrivals in January

Injustice 2, Torchlight 3 lead Xbox Game Pass new arrivals in January

Microsoft has detailed the first games that will be joining the Xbox Game Pass roster in 2021, and there are some big names in the lineup. In all, Microsoft today announced seven new games that will hit Game Pass in January, covering not only the PC and console versions of the service, but also Android game streaming. Of course, if history is any indication, Microsoft will likely announce more additions for the latter half of the month, but for now, the company is putting a spotlight on these seven games.

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