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Bethesda and Xbox Game Studios are bringing exclusive AAA titles to Xbox Game Pass

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Xbox revealed over 30 gaming titles, including exclusives, during the Xbox & Bethesda Games Showcase on Sunday, 27 of which will be included with Xbox Game Pass.

The company says that several AAA titles from Xbox Games Studios and Bethesda will be available exclusively on Xbox.

Microsoft also said that the upcoming Xbox Games Showcase: Extended will air on June 17 (10 am PT). It will be hosted by Kinda Funny Xcast’s and Gamertag Radio’s Parris Lilly and will feature developers from Double Fine, Obsidian, Ninja Theory, Rare and other studios worldwide.

“Our growing family of 23 studios is devoted to advancing the medium we all love, so we were happy to share that now through the end of the year, you can look forward to back-to-back monthly releases coming to Xbox Game Pass on day one, led by a record five new titles from Xbox Game Studios this holiday, including Halo Infinite,” Microsoft announced.

Bethesda and Xbox Game Studios exclusives come to Xbox and PC

These exclusive titles, including Forza Horizon 5, Halo Infinite, Redfall, Starfield, Stalker 2, will also debut on Xbox Game Pass on their release day.

Forza Horizon 5 is expected to launch on November 9 for Xbox Series X/S, Xbox One and PC (Windows and Steam), and cloud gaming (in beta).

Halo Infinite will be coming on day one with Xbox Game Pass on PC, console and cloud gaming. So will Stalker 2, the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone open-world first-person shooter franchise.

Redfall will be coming to Xbox Series X/S and PC. Starfield is expected to ship on November 11, 2022, on Xbox Series X/S and PC.

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Among Us is coming to Xbox this year

Microsoft also announced several titles from partnering studios, including Age of Empires IV, Flight Simulator, Back 4 Blood, Hades, Among Us, and Yakuza Like a Dragon, coming to Xbox in 2021.

Age of Empires is coming on PC with Xbox Game Pass on October 28 and is available for pre-order. Among Us will be available on Xbox Series X/S via Xbox Game Pass later this year.

Microsoft Flight Simulator releases on July 27 on Xbox Series X/S and Xbox Game Pass. Back 4 Blood is coming on day one to Xbox Game Pass on PC, console and cloud. Yakuza Like a Dragon has rolled out with Xbox Game Pass on PC, console and cloud.

More games coming to Xbox Game Pass in 2022

The lineup for the end of the year and 2022 includes Psychonauts 2, Outer Worlds 2, Replaced, Eiyuden Chronicle: Hundred Heroes, Slime Rancher 2, Shredders, Somerville, Atomic Heart, The Ascent, Twelve Minutes, Party Animals, A Plague Tale: Requiem, Diablo II: Resurrected, Battlefield 2042, Far Cry 6, and updates for several titles including Doom Eternal, The Elder Scroll Online, Sea of Thieves: A Pirate’s Life, Grounded and more.

Psychonauts 2 is launching on August 25, 2021 and Elder Scrolls Online: Console Enhanced on June 15

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