It just 36 games that are coming for the launch, while you’ll be waiting for others games to come it will only be available for Android users only, and iPhone and iPad users will be limited to the game streaming service. And the very best, it will only be available in 22 countries.
Just say it
Yeah, I know one side of the planet is always left out, as Microsoft streaming service is coming to launch in its beta version next month, the company hope to release the service to the world once the streaming service is complete.
The streaming service which is know as project xCloud will be launch on September 15th exclusively for Android devices. It will come as a part of Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscription, which is priced at $14.99 per month. Microsoft promise more than 100 games but the launch goes with 36 games.
These are the 36 games that are coming to xCloud launch
Ark: Survival Evolved
Costume Quest 2
Crackdown 3 (campaign)
Forza Horizon 4
Gears of War: Ultimate Edition
Gears of War 4
Gears 5 Ultimate Edition
Halo 5: Guardians
Halo Wars: Definitive Edition
Halo Wars 2
Halo: The Master Chief Collection
Halo: Spartan Assault
Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice
Killer Instinct Definitive Edition
Max: The Curse of Brotherhood
The Outer Worlds
Ori and the Blind Forest: Definitive Edition
Ori and the Will of the Wisps
ReCore: Definitive Edition
Ryse: Son of Rome
Sea of Thieves: Anniversary Edition
State of Decay 2: Juggernaut Edition
Super Lucky’s Tale
Tell Me Why
The Bard’s Tale Trilogy
Wasteland 2: Director’s Cut
Yakuza Kiwami 2
The game streaming will be limited to Android only, all iPad and iPhone users have to wait because of Apple’s App Store policies.
Microsoft spokesperson told The Verge in a statement, “It’s our ambition to scale cloud gaming through Xbox Game Pass available on all devices, but we have nothing further to share at this time regarding iOS,”
The xCloud will be available in 22 countries after the September 15 launch next month. Austria, Belgium, Canada, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain, South Korea, Sweden, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, and the United States will be the first to get the beta version.
Microsoft is also partnering with Razer, PowerA, 8BitDo, and Nacon to create accessories and controllers that are ready for xCloud use.