Microsoft Xbox Game Pass games releasing in August
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Microsoft Xbox Game Pass games releasing in August

Microsoft confirms a list of games coming to Xbox Game pass between now and the end of August.
Microsoft Xbox Game Pass games coming soon in August
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If you haven’t been keeping up with the Microsoft Xbox Game pass news, there’s a ton of amazing titles on the way. Game Pass remains one of the best “bang for your buck” subscriptions in gaming, and there are some exciting titles still awaiting release in August. Most notably, Psychonauts 2 is merely a week away. Let’s take a look at the Microsoft Xbox Game Pass games coming this month.

Microsoft Xbox Game Pass games available today

  • Humankind (PC)
  • Need for Speed Heat
  • Star Wars Battlefront II
  • Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order

Microsoft Xbox Game Pass games coming in August

  • Recompile – August 19
  • Train Sim World 2 – August 19
  • Twelve Minutes – August 19
  • Psychonauts 2 – August 25
  • Myst – August 26

Recompile is a Metroidvania-inspired adventure game featuring super-power abilities, hacking puzzles, and classic platforming. The game launches on Cloud, Xbox Series X/S, and PC on August 19.

Train Sim World 2

Train Sim World 2 is the evolution of train simulation, and it’s coming to Cloud, Console, and PC on August 19. Climb into the cab and experience locomotives on high-speed lines and long freight hauls in this challenging yet fun game that any train enthusiast will love.

Twelve Minutes

Twelve Minutes is an interactive thriller coming to Cloud, Console, and PC on August 19. According to the game description, “TWELVE MINUTES blends the dream-like tension of THE SHINING with the claustrophobia of REAR WINDOW and the fragmented structure of MEMENTO.”

Psychonauts 2

Double Fine is returning with another Psychonauts, a classic from the early 2000s. Initially crowdfunded back in 2015, the game is finally releasing on Cloud, Console, and PC via Xbox Game Pass on August 25. Re-experience five returning powers, and three new ones!

Myst

Myst is coming to Game Pass on August 26 on Cloud, Console, and PC. Experience the beautiful virtual island of mystery as you uncover a shocking story of betrayal in this adventure fantasy game.

Titles leaving Xbox Game Pass on August 31 include Blair Witch, Double Kick Heroes, NBA 2K21, and Stranger Things 3, so make sure to give them a playthrough if you haven’t got around to it.

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