What is Xbox Game Pass Ultimate? ‘Netflix for games’ could save you loads of cash
THE Xbox Game Pass Ultimate has just got an upgrade.
Subscribers can now get EA Play access and they’ll also be given the chance to trial a month of Disney Plus for free.
What is Xbox Game Pass Ultimate?
The Microsoft website describes the pass as “all the benefits of Xbox Live Gold, over 100 high-quality games for console, PC and Android mobile devices from the cloud (Beta), and an EA Play membership, all for one low monthly price.”
Xbox Live Gold is just a different subscription you can pay to add more features to your Xbox Live online account.
An Xbox Games Pass Ultimate gets you access to over 100 high-quality games.
You can just search through the online library a bit like Netflix and choose what to play.
New games are added all the time.
You’ll get exclusive member discounts and deals.
There’s also support for playing on Android devices via Cloud gaming.
The games Destiny 2: Beyond Light (Android and console), Planet Coaster: Console Edition (Android and console) and Tetris Effect: Connected (console and computer) have just been added to the service.
Join now in the UK for just £1 and then after that it’s £10.99 a month.
In the US, Xbox Games Pass Ultimate usually costs $14.99 a month.
What is the Xbox Series X and S?
Here’s what you need to know…
The Xbox Series X and Series S are the latest consoles from Microsoft.
They’re the follow ups to the Xbox One X and Xbox One S respectively.
The Series X is all about power and performance, and is said to be so fast that it virtually eliminates loading times.
It’ll be capable of processing games in glorious 8K definition and render huge virtual worlds not seen in any console before it.
The Series S is a bit smaller and cheaper, with lower specs and no disc tray.
Gamers will have to download all of the titles they want instead of buying physical copies.
Both consoles launch November 10 worldwide.
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And, we recently reviewed the Xbox Series X.
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