Summer is warming up and we’re ready to take on the next wave of great Xbox Game Pass games coming soon. Now let’s head back, relax, and enjoy these new arrivals!
Dragon Quest Builders 2 (Cloud) – July 8th
Dragon Quest Builders 2 is an RPG that builds blocks set in a fantasy land threatened by an evil cult. Explore, battle, create and collect in-game campaigns for one player or build large projects in online sandbox mode for up to four players.
Tropic 6 (Cloud, Console and PC) [email protected] – The 8th of July
In Tropic 6, travel in a beautiful island state and make your own. In this sixth entry in the series, build and manage an entire archipelago, planning it with your choice of buildings, industry and decor. Can you govern your people as a generous state or a ruthless dictator? The choice is yours.
UFC 4 (Console) EA Play – July 8th
Format your legend with EA Play and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate – UFC 4 it’s ready to play list! Members can access the Octagon on July 8 to create and customize their own character and begin their journey from unknown amateur to UFC superstar.
Bloodroots (Cloud, Console and PC) [email protected] – July 15th
Left for the dead by a colorful group of bandits, you will chain up killing species to avenge the traitorous Mr. Black Wolf. Improvise your kills with everything you can get your hands on from carrots to plasma weapons.
Agricultural simulator 19 (Cloud, Console and PC) – July 15th
The latest agricultural simulation is back! Become a modern farmer and grow your farm on two huge American and European environments, full of exciting new activities, crops to harvest and animals to care for.
In the Environment (Cloud) [email protected] – July 15th
Discovering a dark mystery only one medium can solve. Travel to an abandoned resort hotel and use your unique psychic abilities to discover its deeply disturbing secrets, solve dual reality puzzles, survive encounters with sinister spirits, and explore two realities at the same time.
In case you missed it
Going under (Cloud, Console and PC) [email protected] – Available now
A satirical dungeon hunter to explore the cursed ruins of failed technical startups. As a free intern in the dystopian city of Neo-Cascadia, you’ll handle office space as a weapon as you walk through the offbeat procedural dungeons beneath your company’s campus.
Xbox Cloud Gaming (Beta) availability is expanding to both PC and Apple devices
Xbox Cloud Gaming (Beta) is available to all Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members with Windows 10 PCs and Apple phones and tablets, on Xbox.com, in 22 countries. Xbox Cloud Gaming is also now powered by custom Xbox Series X hardware, which brings you faster loading times and improved frames. Simply go to xbox.com/play on Microsoft Edge, Chrome, or Safari on your PC or mobile device to start playing hundreds of games from your Xbox Game Pass library. Learn more here!
DLC / Game Updates
A Plague Tale: Innocence X Series | S Update – Available now
Follow the story acclaimed by critics of young Amicia and her little brother Hugo, on an intriguing journey into the darkest hours of history. Now optimized for Xbox Series X | S with native 4K resolution in X Series, 60 FPS, enhanced 3D audio and visual support.
Astroneer: Jet Update – Available now
Explore and remodel distant worlds! Astroneer is set during the 25th-century Intergalactic Age of Discovery, where Astroneers explore the frontiers of space, risking their lives in harsh environments to discover rare discoveries and unravel the mysteries of the universe. The Jet Powered update adds new missions that will help you unlock new vehicles including a VTOL and Hoverboard!
Black Desert: Corsair Update – Available now
Do you need a break from the heat wave? Meet Corsair! He is a sea commander and the newest class in the Black Desert. This sailor can ride the (current) waves, use tsunamis, and turn into mermaids to defeat his enemies. His fighting style mimics the waves of the ocean – unpredictable, unique and cool. If you want to spend the summer surfing with dolphins, Corsair is the right choice for adventure!
Destiny 2 Heroes Solstice Event – Available until August 3rd
Fly through the EAZ in search of glory and treasure. Each day features a buff based on Solar, Arc, Void, or – for the first time – Stasis. Prism’s new features allow you to choose the item you upload! Gain the Legendary Solstice armor and upgrade it until it begins to flash, revealing power in it.
Doom Eternal X Series | S Update – Available now
Watch out for all the Slayers! Patch 6 per Doom Eternal is available now, bringing you free next-generation updates that will unlock all the capabilities of the Xbox Series X | S. In addition, take online to the new Battlemode arena, Corrosion, and test your skills at Taras Nabad’s Master Level. Learn more here!
Gears 5 Operation 7 Free Update – Available now
Take a hit at the enemy in Gears 5 Operation 7, available now. Jump with four new characters, a new map and a rebuilt classic map, renewed Tour of Duty and even more.
Grounding Shroom and Doom Update – Available now
Grounded’s The Shroom and Doom content update brings the game’s scary first chapter, mushroom building materials to build castles, and the long-awaited community requests like sitting and, best of all, companions of animals! Learn more about the news in the yard here.
Greedfall X Series | S Update – Available now
Enjoy discovering unknown lands full of magic, secrets and creatures in 4K resolution, highly improved visuals, fast loading and 60 FPS in performance mode! With diplomacy, deception and force, they influence a living world to shape your history and falsify your destiny. Read more here.
Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege: Year 6 Season 2 North Star – Available now
Xbox Game Pass members save 10%! North Star is about to rise into the constellation of Siege! Find out more about our new Thunderbird operator, the requalification of the Favela card, and much more including some balance changes, a new death experience animation and the new seasonal “Medicante” skin bundle. Learn more about North Star here.
Zombie Army 4: Abaddon Asylum DLC – Available now
Xbox Game Pass members save 10%! Abaddon Asylum is the second mission in Back to Hell, a disturbing three-part campaign of Zombie Army 4: Dead War! Explore a terrifying new place in this 1-4 player mission, full of terrible enemies, collectibles and even more! Also, get the free Left4Dead Character Pack 1 which contains Bill, Francis, Louis and Zoey! You may have survived a damned establishment – but the dead don’t care! Read more here.
Fallout 76 Steel Reign Update – July 7th
Steel Reign is the final chapter in the plot of the Steel Brotherhood. Tensions have never been higher between Paladin Rahmani and Knight Shin. The appearance of Super Mutants and the disappearing people only add to the division. Will you take the side of justice or stay engaged in duty? Read more here.
Xbox Game Pass Latest Perks
Here’s a bunch of new Perks to claim in the Perks Gallery on your Xbox Console, Xbox App on Windows 10 PCs, or the Xbox Mobile Pass Mobile app for iOS / Android.
Space Jam: A New Legacy The Game – Play It First with Xbox Game Ultimate Pass
Play as LeBron, Bugs, and Lola as you face the Goon Squad in a beat-em up basketball fury! Request this Perk to get exclusive early access and play the full game now for Xbox Game Pass Ultimate Perks. Space Jam: A New Legacy – The Game will be available as a free-to-play title for all gamers starting July 15 through the Microsoft Store on your Xbox console.
Black Desert – Special Gift Bundle – Available now
The new Corsair class joins the Black Desert battlefield! Get ready with this special package and embark on an adventure you crave!
Apex Legends – Protocol Weapons Charm 3 – Available now
Show the competition what you’re made of with your new Protocol 3 Weapon Charm, brought to you by EA Play! Equip this for your favorite weapon and battle for glory, fame and fortune in style.
World of Warships: Legends – Kingdom Navy – Available now
Get a pair of powerful German warships in the new Xbox Game Pass: Kingdom Navy package. You can get your hands on Königsberg fan favorite cruiser and G-101 destroyer with lots of Camouflages and Boosters.
Xbox Game Pass Missions
Starting July 6, Xbox Game Pass members can earn 2x points for completing These builds around selected games that celebrate 20 Years of Xbox. Check out these on your Xbox console or Xbox Game Pass mobile app. You can also learn more about Xbox Game Pass Quest here.
Check out the new July Terms that you can start today:
- Grand Theft Auto V (150 points): Steal 5 cars
- Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege (150 points): Play 1 game of training camps
- Grounding (225 points): Earn a success
Starting from here on out
It’s time to get ready to greet the games leaving the Xbox Game Pass library on July 15, including a batch of EA Play games to be had removed from the Play List on July 14th.
Remember, you can use your discount for Game Pass members to save up to 20% on games by leaving the Game Pass library, while PC and Ultimate members can save up to 10% on EA games Play.
July 14 (EA Play)
- EA Sports UFC (Console)
- EA Sports UFC 2 (Console)
- Infinite Space 2 (PC)
- Downwell (PC)
- CrossCode (Cloud, Console and PC)
That concludes our first round of announcements in July! We’ll be back later this month with more news, but in the meantime be sure to follow along @Corse_Matin and @Corse_Matin on Twitter to get a head start when these games are available to play. From there, you can download these games directly on your Xbox console or PC from here Xbox Game Pass mobile app! See you next time!