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7 new games at the beginning of the year

Xbox Game Pass: Highlights for January 2021

Xbox Game Pass in January 2021
7 new games in January for pass holders (Credit: Microsoft)

Microsoft's Xbox Game Pass continues to be an absolute hit on consoles and PCs. Where else can you get so many new games at such a low price? In January 2021, you can also expect some new games to expand your gaming library.

If you play games on the Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One or PC and are still not an Xbox Game Pass subscriber, you should change that as soon as possible.

The New Xbox Game Pass Games in January

Until January 25, you can get 3 months of the Xbox Game Pass Ultimate for only 1 Euro, poggers! An incredible offer for everyone who wants to try out some games for nearly free.

The Ultimate version of the game pass not only includes over 100 games console, but also the gold membership giving you online multiplayer access.

Seven games will become available throughout January. Sports game fans will get their money's worth from eFootball PES 2021, while Diablo fans can play Torchlight III with all its hack-slash-and-loot action.

The Xbox Game Pass games at a glance:

  • January 7 - eFootball PES 2021 Season Update (Android and console).
  • January 7 - Injustice 2 (Android, console, and PC)
  • January 7 - The Little Acre (Android and console) ID@Xbox
  • January 14 - Neoverse (PC) ID@Xbox
  • January 14 - Torchlight III (Android and console) ID@Xbox
  • January 14 - What Remains of Edith Finch (PC) ID@Xbox
  • January 14 - YIIK: A Postmodern RPG (PC) ID@Xbox
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January Games at a glance (Credit: Microsoft)

Three brand new Xbox Game Pass Perks await you in January, allowing you to secure additional in-game content for free:

Spellbreak - Chapter 1 Battle Pass

Unleash your inner battle mage in you and improve your odds thanks to the Chapter 1: Spellstorm Pass, which will secure you reputation bonuses, rewards, gold, more quests, and exclusive cosmetic customizations.

World of Warships: Legends - Holiday Cruisers

Grab the Xbox Game Pass Holiday Cruisers bundle and add to your fleet in World of Warships: Legends with two versatile and maneuverable cruisers.

World of Tanks - Legend of War Pack

Download the Legend of War Pack and become a legend of the battlefields in World of Tanks. Included are three premium tanks from different nations, a full week of premium game time, and lots of gold!

These Games Are Leaving the Xbox Game Pass

These games will be available until January 15. If you want to continue using them after that, you can get them at a 20 percent discount as an Xbox Game Pass member.

  • FTL: Faster Than Light (PC)
  • My Friend Pedro (console and PC)
  • Sword Art Online: Fatal Bullet (Console)
  • Tekken 7 (Console)

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Original article by EarlyGame's Philipp Briel.