XBOX Game Pass January 2021
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XBOX Game Pass January 2021

A happy new year to you, here’s the Xbox Game Pass January 2021 games coming to the monthly gaming subscription service.

Last month, was fantastic, there was a huge list of games made available to subscribers including Disney Plus. With Disney Plus being made available to game pass subscribers I wonder if that opens up the doors of other collaborative partnerships in the future. I hope it leads to more and more perks being added to the membership scheme.

So with 2020 firmly behind us, we take a look at whats in store in the first month of 2020. Let’s get into the article and check out all of the upcoming games this January!

Xbox Game Pass January 2021

We’re going to outline all the of the amazing games that will be made available to game pass members as well as what we’d love to see (in the form of our prediction) come to the subscription service. It’s just a bit of fun and more of a wishlist, we don’t have any insider knowledge.

Xbox Game Pass January 2021 Game Pass:

Here’s what’s confirmed to be coming to the subscription service:

  • The Ascent (Xbox Series X / S and Xbox One)
  • More Games Added Soon

The Ascent

The Ascent is coming to Game Pass January 2021!
The Ascent is coming to Game Pass January 2021!

Welcome to The Ascent Group arcology, a self-contained corporate-run metropolis, stretching high into the sky and filled with creatures from all over the galaxy.

You play as a worker, enslaved by the company that owns you and everyone else in your district. One day, whilst sent on a routine assignment to make use of your skills with a cyberdeck, you are suddenly caught in a vortex of catastrophic events. The Ascent Group, the largest mega corporation on the planet, shuts down for unknown reasons, causing the automated security systems to go haywire.

The survival of your district is threatened: rival corporations are trying to force appropriation and crime syndicates are looking to boost their black-market augmentation trade. You must take up arms to stop them from seizing control and embark on a new mission to find out what started it all.

Xbox Game Pass January 2021 – Prediction What We’d Like To See

Whilst we wait for the full announcement of the Game Pass games for Dec 2020 make sure you’ve got a fantastic price on your membership by checking out these special offer prices over on Amazon. Hit the affiliate link and it’ll take you the deals.

Here’s a few games we’d love to see be made available:

Halo Infinite

With rumours of a Battle Royale mode coming to Halo and other rumours of this being delayed until the end of 2021, we’re hoping it’ll arrive sooner rather than later and be made available on Xbox Game Pass in January.

Halo Infinite is an upcoming first-person shooter game that has been developed by 343 Industries and published by Xbox Game Studios for Windows, Xbox One, and Xbox Series X/S.

It’s the sixth main entry of Halo franchise, and overall it’s the fourteenth Halo game, it starts from where the story of Halo 5: Guardians finished.

Halo Infinite was planned to launch with the Xbox Series X/S on November 10, 2020, but was delayed in August 2020 to 2021. For further details hit the affiliate link here: Halo Infinite.

Psychonauts 2

Another brand new game.

The game takes place in your head.

Psychonauts 2 is a mind-bending trip through the strange worlds hiding inside our brains. Freshly-minted special agent and acrobat extraordinaire Razputin “Raz” Aquato returns to unpack emotional baggage and expand mental horizons.

Along the way he’ll help new friends, like this magical mote of light voiced (and sung) by Jack Black. Raz must use his powers to unravel dark mysteries about the Psychonauts team and his own family origins.

As more games are announced and become available we’ll update this article.

Xbox Series X Game Pass Games

We thought it’d be useful to publish a list of all the games we’re expecting to see announced and launched on Xbox Game Pass for the series X. Hopefully this helps our readers.:

The following list contains most of the Xbox Series X game titles which will be available for Xbox Game Pass members upon each game’s release:

  • As Dusk Falls (Release: TBC)
  • Avowed (Release: TBC)
  • Balan Wonderworld (Release: Spring 2021)
  • Crossfire X (Release: 2020)
  • Destiny 2 (Release: September 2020)
  • Dragon Quest XI S: Echoes of an Elusive Age (Release: December 4th, 2020)
  • Echo Generation (Release: 2021)
  • Everwild (Release: TBC)
  • Exomecha (Release: 2021)
  • Fable (Release: TBC)
  • Forza Motorsport (Release: TBC)
  • Halo Infinite (Release: Holiday 2020)
  • Hello Neighbor 2 (Release: 2021)
  • New Genesis: Phantasy Star Online 2 (Release: 2021)
  • Psychonauts 2 (Release: 2021)
  • Senua’s Saga: Hellblade II (Release: TBC)
  • S.T.A.L.K.E.R 2 (Release: TBC)
  • State of Decay 3 (Release: TBC)
  • Tell Me Why (Release: August 27th, 2020)
  • Tetris Effect Connected (Release: Holiday 2020)
  • The Gunk (Release: September 2021)
  • The Medium (Release: Holiday 2020)
  • The Outer Worlds: Peril on Gorgon DLC (Release: September 9th, 2020)
  • Warhammer 40,000: Darktide (Release: 2021)
  • Watch Dogs: Legion (Release: October 29th, 2020)

Xbox Game Pass January 2021 – Previous Free Games

Here’s the full list of XBOX Game Pass Games added to the library since the start of 2020. From next month, we’ll continue with just the games added since January 2021. Check out the individual games detailed below! Keep an eye out for more information on our homepage. There are so many games available on Xbox Game Pass, take a look at the archives below:

Xbox Games Pass Games added December 2020:

  • Control
  • Doom Eternal
  • Haven
  • Rage 2
  • Slime Rancher
  • Va-11 Hall-A: Cyberpunk Bartender Action
  • Yes, Your Grace
  • Dragon Quest XI S: Echoes of an Elusive Age – Definitive Edition
  • Call of the Sea
  • Monster Sanctuary
  • Starbound
  • Unto the End
  • Assetto Corsa
  • Gang Beasts
  • GreedFall
  • SuperHot: Mind Control Delete
  • Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair

Xbox Game Pass games added November 2020:

  • EA Play
  • Celeste
  • Comanche
  • Deep Rock Galactic
  • Eastshade
  • Knights and Bikes
  • Ark: Survival Evolved: Explorer’s Edition

Xbox Game Pass games added October 2020:

  • Doom Eternal
  • Drake Hollow
  • Brütal Legend
  • Forza Motorsport 7
  • Ikenfell

Xbox Game Pass games added September 2020:

  • Resident Evil 7 Biohazard
  • Tell Me Why – Chapter 2
  • The Jackbox Party Pack 4
  • Touhou Luna Nights
  • Hotshot Racing
  • Tell Me Why
  • Destiny 2 expansion
  • Night in the Woods
  • Warhammer: Vermintide 2

Xbox Game Pass games added August 2020:

  • Darksiders: Genesis
  • It Lurks Below
  • The Dark Pictures Anthology: Man of Medan
  • Trailmakers
  • UnderMine
  • Xeno Crisis
  • Final Fantasy VII HD

Xbox Game Pass games added July 2020:

  • Out of the Park Baseball 21
  • Soulcalibur VI 
  • CrossCode
  • Fallout 76
  • Grounded

Xbox Game Pass games added June 2020:

  • Battlefleet Gothic Armada 2 (PC)
  • Battletech (PC)
  • Dungeon of the Endless (console, PC)
  • Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 & 2.5 ReMix (console)
  • Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue (console)
  • No Man’s Sky (console , PC)
  • Bard’s Tale Remastered and Resnarkled (console, PC)
  • Thronebreaker (console)

Xbox Game Pass console games added May 2020:

  • Red Dead Redemption (May 7th, 2020
  • Wasteland 3 (May 19th, 2020)
  • Minecraft Dungeons (May 26th, 2020)
  • Gears Tactics (April 28th, 2020)

Xbox Game Pass console games added April 2020:

  • Totally Reliable Delivery Service
  • Nier Automata: Become as Gods
  • Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown
  • Kona
  • The Surge 2
  • Power Rangers: Battle for the Grid

Xbox Game Pass console games added March 2020:

  • NBA 2K20 (March 5, 2020)
  • Train Sim World (March 5, 2020)
  • Ori and the Will of the Wisp (March 11, 2020)
  • Pikuniku (March 12, 2020)
  • State of Decay 2 – Juggernaut Edition (March 13, 2020)
  • Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown (March 19th, 2020)
  • Kona (March 19th, 2020)
  • The Surge 2 (March 19th, 2020)
  • Bleeding Edge (March 24th, 2020)
  • Power Rangers: Battle for the Grid (March 26th, 2020)

Xbox Game Pass console games added February 2020:

  • Final Fantasy XV (added February 6th 2020)
  • Wolfenstein: Youngblood (added February 6th 2020)
  • Death Squared (added February 13th 2020)
  • Ninja Gaiden II (added February 20th 2020)
  • Kingdom Hearts 3 (added February 25th 2020)
  • Two Point Hospital (added February 25th 2020)
  • Wasteland Remastered (added February 25th 2020)
  • Yakuza 0 (added February 26th 2020)
  • Jackbox Party Pack 3 (added February 27th 2020)

Xbox Game Pass console games added January 2020:

  • GTA 5 (added January 3rd 2020)
  • Frostpunk: Console Edition (added January 9th 2020)
  • Sword Art Online: Fatal Bullet (added January 9th 2020)
  • Tekken 7 (added January 16th 2020)
  • Children of Morta (added January 16th 2020)
  • A Plague Tale: Innocence (added January 23rd 2020)
  • Indivisible (added January 23rd 2020)
  • Sea Salt (added January 30th 2020)
  • Fishing Sim World: Pro Tour (added January 30th 2020)

Check out the full list of xbox games pass games, we’ll update the list to include the January 2021 games as well.

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