It’s that time again, Xbox’s highly successful subscription service gets bigger and better. This time around we have eight games joining the service in the first half of September. This month includes day one releases, some family games from Disney and DC, and an exciting rhythm game that will take you to hell and back. Alongside the additions, look at what’s leaving the service and what extra benefits Xbox Game Pass members can get in the first half of September.
The First Half of September’s Lineup
Disney Dreamlight Valley: Founder’s Edition (Cloud, Console, and PC)
Available now, Disney’s Dreamlight Valley launches day one on Xbox Game Pass in September. Subscribers will get early access to exclusive cosmetic rewards and in-game currency. Disney’s Dreamlight Valley is a combination between a life-sim and an adventure game rich with quests, plenty of exploration, and engaging activities featuring characters from both Disney and Pixar. Learn more about what Disney has cooking in the games industry with their recent games showcase at D23.
Opus Magnum (PC)
If you enjoyed last month’s Shenzhen I/O from Zachtronics, get your fix with Opus Magnum. Master the intricate, physical machinery of the transmutation engine, the alchemical engineer’s most advanced tool! and use it to create vital remedies, precious gemstones, deadly weapons, and more. Download Opus Magnum now via Xbox Game Pass this September.
Train Sim World 3 (Console and PC)
Another day one release for Xbox Game Pass subscribers is Train Sim World 3, available now for all members. Explore three highly detailed routes and take control of nine high-powered locomotives with the brand new Training Center. Take on extreme weather conditions with the new dynamic weather system, and see volumetric skies powered by a new lighting system breathing new life into the routes you will traverse through in Train Sim World 3.
Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation (PC)
If you’re looking for another RTS to play, then try out Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation via Xbox Game Pass on September 13. Play as the Post Human Coalition or their eternal foes the Substrate and battle for control of the galaxy. Experience maps of unprecedented size and detail with the unparalleled power of the world’s first native 64-bit RTS engine, Nitrous. Conquer multiple worlds across several single-player campaigns or go head to head online with your friends in multiplayer combat.
DC League of Super-Pets: The Adventures of Krypto and Ace (Cloud, Console, and PC)
You’ve watched the movie, now play the game, DC League of Super-Pets: The Adventures of Krypto and Ace comes to Xbox Game Pass on September 13. When Superman and Batman’s favourite caped canines uncover Lex Luthor’s plot to pet-nap Metropolis’ strays, these four-legged fighters aren’t just going to roll over. Unleash an array of abilities on Lex’s robots and rescue all the pet-napped animals and help find them forever homes.
You Suck at Parking (Cloud, Console, and PC)
Get ready for the world’s most extreme parking experience with You Suck at Parking, coming day one via Xbox Game Pass on September 14. Race against the clock in over 100 wild levels with an ever-increasing difficulty. Unlock new customization options to pimp your ride, while you climb the leaderboards. After completing the trials of the solo levels, compete with friends to determine the champion of parking.
Despot’s Game (Console and PC)
After creating your perfect human empire in Despotism 3K, gather them up for battle in Despot’s Game, coming to Xbox Game Pass day one on September 15. Despot’s Game is a rogue-lite tactics army battler that lets players wield intricate armies through procedural dungeons fighting numerous enemies and players.
Metal: Hellsinger (PC and Xbox Series X|S)
Lastly, our final day one addition to Xbox Game Pass is the next-gen heavy metal rhythm FPS Metal: Hellsinger, releasing on September 15. Part human, part demon, plays as The Unknown and take vengeance on the fierce domains of Hell. Metal: Hellsinger is a rhythm FPS where shooting to the beat enhances the gameplay experience, the more in sync, the more intense the music gets alongside the destruction you will cause.
In Metal: Hellsinger, every track is created specifically for the game with vocals by metal icons, such as Serj Tankian (System of a Down), Matt Heafy (Trivium), Mikael Stanne (Dark Tranquillity), Randy Blythe (Lamb of God), Alissa White-Gluz (Arch Enemy) and Tatiana Shmailyuk (Jinjer).
Games Leaving The Service In The First Half of September
After gaining some new entertaining games for Xbox Game Pass, sadly we have to say goodbye to some to make room. Here are the games leaving Xbox Game Pass on September 15:
- A Plague Tale: Innocence (Cloud, Console, and PC)
- Aragami 2 (Cloud, Console, and PC)
- Bug Fables: The Everlasting Sapling (Cloud, Console, and PC)
- Craftopia (Cloud, Console, and PC)
- Final Fantasy XIII (Console and PC)
- Flynn: Son of Crimson (Cloud, Console, and PC)
- I Am Fish (Cloud, Console, and PC)
- Lost Words: Beyond the Page (Cloud, Console, and PC)
- Mighty Goose (Cloud, Console, and PC)
- SkateBird (Cloud, Console, and PC)
- The Artful Escape (Cloud, Console, and PC)
Xbox Game Pass Ultimate Perks
Each month, by subscribing to Xbox Game Pass Ultimate, members can indulge themselves in extra benefits within multiple games. This month is no exception.
In September we get some content for Rumbleverse, Need For Speed: Payback, Dead by Daylight, and Warframe. For Rumbleverse, subscribers receive the Smash Boxer Pack, containing cosmetic items and a 120-minute gameplay Fame booster. This pack is available now for all subscribers. Are you looking for a new look whilst running away from terrifying killers or chasing after desperate survivors? Then lucky you, with Xbox Game Pass, Dead by Daylight players can get the High-Vis Horror outfit for The Legion and the Kumi-Daiko Performer outfit for Yui. These outfits are available now for all subscribers.
Need For Speed: Payback players can get the DLX Content Pack with Xbox Game Pass on September 13. Get an edge with your opponents with the deluxe edition upgrade. lastly, subscribers with Warframe fever can get the Twin Grakatas Jade Bundle, boosting your arsenal with a Jade weapon skin, emblem, platinum and more! This bundle is available for subscribers on September 15.
Finally, as another bonus for Xbox Game Pass subscribers, the next-gen upgrade for Deep Rock Galactic is available now. The upgrade provides a much smoother experience on current-generation consoles with the 120FPS performance mode.
SOURCE: Xbox Wire