Microsoft has confirmed all the new Xbox Game Pass titles that will be available to download and plat this week, and there’s plenty to choose from.
While Games with Gold November is kicking off today, there are only four titles to claim, two of them from the Xbox One.
Meanwhile, Xbox Game Pass is getting six new games, most of which will be launching on November 5.
Just the sheer number makes Game Pass the winner, without the mentioning the recent inclusion of Dishonored 2 and Rainbow Six Siege.
The six new Xbox Game Pass titles going live in November include the following:
Celeste (Android, Console & PC) ID@Xbox – November 5
Help Madeline survive her inner demons on her journey to the top of Celeste Mountain, in this super-tight platformer from the creators of TowerFall. Brave hundreds of hand-crafted challenges, uncover devious secrets, and piece together the mystery of the mountain.
Comanche (PC) – November 5
Comanche is a modern helicopter shooter set in the near future. You have the choice to delve into the evolving single-player campaign and make a difference in a conflict of global proportions or compete with other Comanche players from all around the world in the explosive, team-based multiplayer modes.
Deep Rock Galactic (Android, Console & PC) ID@Xbox – November 5
A 1 to 4 player co-op FPS featuring badass space Dwarves, 100% destructible environments, procedurally-generated caves, and endless hordes of alien monsters. It’s a one-of-a-kind co-op experience with four specialized classes, a plethora of heavy weaponry and high-tech gadgets, and next-level space mining to collect gold, gems, and other precious minerals for your corporate overlords.
Eastshade (Android, Console & PC) ID@Xbox – November 5
You are a travelling painter, exploring the island of Eastshade. Capture the world on canvas using your artist’s easel. Talk to the inhabitants to learn about their lives. Make friends and help those in need. Discover mysteries and uncover secrets about the land. Surmount natural impasses to reach forgotten places. Experience how your actions impact the world around you.
Knights and Bikes (Console & PC) ID@Xbox – November 5
Knights and Bikes is a hand-painted action-adventure for 1 or 2 players, set on a British Island in the 1980s. It’s a coming-of-age story starring Nessa & Demelza, exploring the coasts of Penfurzy on their trusty bikes, looking for a legendary lost treasure in a Goonies-inspired tale of excitement, danger, fun and friendship.
Ark: Survival Evolved: Explorer’s Edition (Android, Console & PC) ID@Xbox – November 17
Combining the base game (already available with Xbox Game Pass) with 3 massive Expansion Packs, Ark: Survival Evolved Explorer’s Edition is an ultimate way to get even more dinosaur action! The Explorer’s Edition gives you access to the mega hit Ark: Survival Evolved as well as the Scorched Earth, Aberration, and Extinction expansion packs, adding nearly 900 hours of gameplay! Each DLC is available for individual download as well.
It’s always worth checking both lists as you never know what gems might be there, especially when you consider the backwards compatible options that can pop up.
The official Games with Gold November schedule includes:
Aragami: Shadow Edition: Available November 1 to 30.
Swimsanity: Available November 16 to December 15.
Full Spectrum Warrior: Available November 1 to 15.
Lego Indiana Jones: Available November 16 to 30.