Microsoft has announced the next round of titles that will be added to its popular game subscription service, Xbox Game Pass. They include Iron Harvest (PC, June 24), a real-time strategy game; Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit Remastered (Console and PC, June 24), a remastered version of Criterion’s cops-and-robbers racer; Banjo-Kazooie: Nuts & Bolts (Cloud, July 1), a classic platformer by Rare; and Limbo (Cloud, Console, and PC, July 1), the award-winning indie adventure with beautiful visuals. Microsoft has also added touch controls to eight more cloud-enabled games for Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscribers.
Worms Rumble (Cloud, Console, and PC) ID@Xbox – Available Today
Worms Rumble is Worms like you’ve never played it before, with intense, real-time, arena-based 32 player cross-platform combat. Get ready for multiple game modes where you’re only ever a Holy Hand Grenade away from death!
Iron Harvest (PC) – June 24
Iron Harvest is a real-time strategy game set in the alternate reality of 1920+, just after the end of the Great War. The game lets you control giant dieselpunk mechs, combining epic single-player and co-op campaigns as well as skirmishes with intense action on the battlefield for multiplayer fans.
Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit Remastered (Console and PC) EA Play – June 24
Feel the thrill of the chase and the rush of escape in Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit Remastered, coming June 24 with Xbox Game Pass for PC and Ultimate via EA Play. It’s time to reignite the pursuit.
Prodeus (Game Preview) (PC) ID@Xbox – June 24
Get ready to paint the walls red. Featuring a hand-crafted campaign from industry FPS veterans, over-the-top gory visuals, and a built-in community map browser for instantaneous action with nearly limitless levels to play. Prodeus is the retro shooter you’ve been waiting for.
Banjo-Kazooie: Nuts & Bolts (Cloud) – July 1
The heroic bear and bird return at last to defend Spiral Mountain from their nemesis Gruntilda. Groundbreaking vehicular platforming awaits in wild new worlds packed with features and faces old and new. Build awe-inspiring vehicles and tackle the Jiggy challenges in any way you see fit!
Bug Fables: The Everlasting Sapling (Cloud, Console, and PC) ID@Xbox – July 1
Small heroes, big adventure! Follow Vi, Kabbu, and Leif in their epic journey to find the Everlasting Sapling! Explore and combine your team’s abilities to solve puzzles, defeat powerful enemies and find ancient treasures!
Gang Beasts (Cloud, Console, and PC) ID@Xbox – July 1
Gang Beasts is a silly multiplayer party game with surly gelatinous characters, brutal slapstick fight sequences, and absurd hazardous environments set in the mean streets of Beef City. Customize your character and fight enemies in the melee game mode or fight with friends against the gangs of Beef City in the gang game mode.
Immortal Realms: Vampire Wars (Cloud, Console, and PC) – July 1
Immortal Realms: Vampire Wars is an engaging strategy game set in a dark vampire world in turmoil, combining empire management and turn-based combat with unique card-game elements. Descend into a mythical world filled with horrors and legends – and hurl yourself into a compelling gothic epos paired with a challenging game experience.
Limbo (Cloud, Console, and PC) ID@Xbox – July 1
Limbo is an award-winning indie adventure, critically acclaimed for its captivating puzzle design and immersive sound and visuals. Its dark, misty spaces and haunting narrative will stay with you forever.
Medieval Dynasty (PC) ID@Xbox – Available now
In Medieval Dynasty, you take on the role of a young man who has fled from war and wants to take his fate into his own hands. From being alone, inexperienced, and poor you will develop into a master of many skills, a leader of your community and the founder of a prosperous dynasty which is meant to last and thrive for generations to come.
More Cloud-Enabled Games with Xbox Touch Controls
- Dirt 5
- Double Kick Heroes
- Empire of Sin
- Octopath Traveler
- Torchlight III
- Yakuza: Like a Dragon
It’s been an eventful month so far – more than 20 games announced coming day one with Game Pass!. If you aren’t a member yet, remember you have until June 30 to get your first 3 months of Ultimate for $1. Plus, be sure to follow us on @XboxGamePass and @XboxGamePassPC for updates as these games are available. See you in July!