Red Dead Redemption 2 and DayZ now on Xbox Game Pass

Red Dead Redemption 2 and DayZ are available now through Xbox Game Pass. In addition, Microsoft also announces that Final Fantasy 9 and Fractured Minds will follow later this month.

Red Dead Redemption 2 and DayZ are now free to play for those with an Xbox Game Pass subscription. Red Dead Redemption 2 replaces Grand Theft Auto 5.

Final Fantasy 9 arrives on the service Saturday, May 9, starting Thursday, May 14, Xbox Game Pass subscribers can also get started with Fractured Minds. On May 26 we can also expect Minecraft Dungeons.

A number of other games then leave the service:

  • Grand Theft Auto 5 (departs May 7)
  • Black Desert (departs May 15)
  • Doom (departs May 15)
  • Lego Ninjago Movie Video Game (Departs May 15)
  • Mega Man Legacy Collection 2 (Departs May 15)
  • Metal Gear Survive (departs May 15)
  • The Banner Saga (departs May 15)
  • Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus (departs May 15)

At the end of April we were able to welcome Gears Tactics and Yakuza Kiwami.

Xbox Game Pass is a subscription service from Microsoft, similar to Netflix for games. For a fixed amount per month, gamers can play a catalog of games unlimited.

Xbox Game Pass costs $ 9.99 per month, Xbox Game Pass for PC costs $ 4.99 per month, and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate, which combines Xbox Game Pass, Xbox Game Pass for PC, and Xbox Live into one package, costs $ 12. 99 euros per month.

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Those who put on their cowboy hat and boots for the first time can always check out our Red Dead Redemption 2 guide with tips or our Red Dead Redemption 2 cheats.