The new year brings excitement for Xbox Game Pass subscribers, with an impressive lineup of game additions set to make 2024 an unforgettable gaming journey. Blockbuster titles like Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, Resident Evil 2, and more are among the stellar additions. Let's dive into the thrilling details of these games that promise to elevate your gaming experience.
Assassin’s Creed Valhalla:
Embark on a legendary Viking adventure with Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, available on Cloud, Console, and PC since January 9. Become Eivor, a formidable Viking warrior, and explore the Dark Ages of England.
Raid your enemies, build your settlement, and navigate the complex web of political power on your quest to earn a place among the gods in Valhalla. This critically acclaimed entry in the Assassin's Creed series offers hours of immersive gameplay and a captivating storyline.
Resident Evil 2:
Experience the horror and suspense of Raccoon City in Resident Evil 2, available on Cloud, Console, and PC starting January 16. This remake introduces new visuals, modern gameplay mechanics, and an over-the-shoulder perspective.
Join rookie cop Leon S. Kennedy and college student Claire Redfield as they battle to survive a mysterious viral outbreak that has transformed the city's citizens into terrifying, flesh-eating zombies. Get ready for heart-pounding thrills and intense survival horror in this reimagined classic.
We Happy Few:
Returning to the Game Pass library on January 11 is We Happy Few, an action-adventure game set in a drug-fueled, retro-futuristic city in an alternative 1960s England. Developed by Compulsion Games, this unique title invites players to hide, fight, and conform their way out of a delusional, Joy-obsessed world. Explore a compelling narrative filled with twists and turns as you navigate the intriguing cityscape.
Exciting New Titles:
In addition to the highlighted titles, the Xbox Game Pass library is set to expand further with various games catering to different tastes. Close to the Sun, available on Cloud, Console, and PC, takes players deep into international waters to uncover the mysteries of Tesla’s Helios. This narrative-driven steampunk adventure introduces Rose Archer on a quest to find her sister, Ada, revealing dangers and secrets lurking within the utopia of scientific research.
Hell Let Loose, released on January 4 for Cloud, PC, and Xbox Series X|S, offers a hardcore first-person shooter experience set on the battlefields of World War II. Engage in epic 100-player battles across vast, to-scale maps, where teamwork is crucial, and strategic decisions can determine the war's outcome. Join forces with players online for an immersive and challenging gaming experience.
Figment, which arrived on January 9, is an action-adventure game that invites players to explore a surreal universe filled with music, humour, and a multi-layered narrative. Join Dusty and his optimistic friend, Piper, on a journey through different sides of the mind as they seek to restore lost courage. The game promises a unique and enchanting experience for players of all ages.
Super Mega Baseball 4, available on Cloud, Console, and PC via EA Play from January 11, brings the excitement of baseball to the Xbox Game Pass. With its signature arcade-inspired style and immersive gameplay depth, players can hit, pitch, throw, and slide into Home Plate with the best-ever game.
Those Who Remain, launched on January 16 for Cloud, Console, and PC, is a story-driven first-person psychological thriller set in Dormont. As darkness descends, players must confront uncomfortable horrors, keep their sanity in check, and survive the night. This gripping adventure promises an atmospheric and suspenseful experience.
DLC and Game Updates:
Dead by Daylight introduces the Chucky add-on, featuring an iconic horror legend, The Good Guy – Chucky. Game Pass members can save 10% on their purchase, unlocking an exclusive Charm: Good Guys Box. This update adds a thrilling new dimension to the asymmetrical horror multiplayer game, allowing players to face the legendary killer in The Fog.
Hello Neighbor 2 receives an Anniversary Update, celebrating the game's recent milestone. Explore a new free update that unveils a forest on the outskirts of Raven Brooks, including a church and adjoining graveyard. Dive into the mystery surrounding a strange, cloaked figure lurking in the woods, adding more suspense to this popular stealth horror game.
Sea of Thieves continues its exciting Season Ten by introducing Safer Seas mode. Players can now enjoy a more relaxed sailing experience at their own pace, alone or with a crew of friends. Immerse yourself in uninterrupted adventures, or venture into the existing High Seas mode for encounters with other crews and greater rewards.
Xbox Game Pass Ultimate Perks:
As a bonus for Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members, the Nightshine Parrot Pack for Sea of Thieves is available now. This exclusive pack includes the Nightshine Parrot Jacket, Sails, Figurehead, Hat, Cutlass, and 10,000 gold to spend in-game. This exciting perk will enhance your pirate's appearance and gear up for epic sea adventures.
The beginning of 2024 promises an exhilarating gaming experience for Xbox Game Pass subscribers, with various titles catering to various preferences. From the Viking adventures of Assassin’s Creed Valhalla to the survival horror of Resident Evil 2, the lineup is packed with quality entertainment. Whether you prefer the narrative-driven exploration of Close to the Sun or the strategic battles in Hell Let Loose, there's something for everyone in this exciting wave of additions.
As we look forward to more surprises throughout the year, the Xbox Game Pass continues to be a dynamic and ever-expanding library, offering endless opportunities for gaming enthusiasts. So, grab your controller, buckle up, and prepare for an unforgettable gaming journey on Xbox Game Pass!