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Games coming to Xbox Game Pass in October 2021

Published: 15:23, 19 October 2021
Xbox Game Pass games coming in October 2021
Xbox Game Pass games coming in October 2021

Xbox Game Pass subscribers will get to enjoy Echo Generation, Alan Wake’s American Nightmare and many more titles - coming soon to the service. Into the Pit and Outriders are available now.

Xbox Game Pass subscribers have a busy month ahead. Into the Pit and Outriders are available as of today, and there are a bunch of games coming later this month. Players will also have to say goodbye to some of the titles they currently have access to. The departing games include Celeste, Five Nights at Freddy's and more.

Xbox Game Pass titles available right now

Into the Pit (Cloud, Console, and PC) ID@Xbox

Into the Pit is a fast-paced retro shooter that casts its players into the role of a lore-hunting mystic, summoned to rescue a cursed village. The rougelite game will see its players grow their powers and set off on a journey into the pit.

Into the Pit is available on day one with Xbox Game Pass.

Outriders (PC)

Outriders is available now with Xbox Game Pass for PC. The game offers both single-player and one to three-player co-op. 


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Outriders is coming to Game Pass day-one
Coming soon to Xbox Game Pass

Dragon Ball FighterZ (Cloud and Console) - October 21

Dragon Ball FighterZ features the series' signature fighting style, destructible stages and events you know and love from the anime. Players can create their own teams and engage in 3v3 fisticuffs.

Echo Generation (Cloud, Console, and PC) ID@Xbox - October 21 - Available day one with Xbox Game Pass

Assemble a ragtag team of sidekicks and set off on a throwback adventure set in the summer of 1993. Echo Generation features dynamic turn-based combat and engaging boss fights, on top of interesting characters and extraterrestrial threats. 

Everspace 2 (Game Preview) (PC) ID@Xbox - October 21

A single-player spaceship shooter with elements of exploration of both space and planets, with a bunch of loot, RPG elements mining and crafting. Everspace 2's story picks up where its predecessor left off.

Age of Empires IV (PC) - October 28 - Available day one with Xbox Game Pass

Age of Empires IV will drop the players right into the middle of historical battles that shaped the world and showcase the action in 4K.

Alan Wake’s American Nightmare (Console and PC) - October 28

Alan Wake finds himself in a thrilling story head to head with some creepy enemies and serious firepower. The entire ordeal is set in Arizona and flaunts a brand new game mode.

Backbone (Console) ID@Xbox - October 28

Raccoon detective Howard Lotor is the unlikely hero of this post-noir adventure set in a dystopian Vancouver, BC inhabited by animals.

Bassmaster Fishing 2022 (Cloud, Console, and PC) ID@Xbox - October 28 - Available on day one with Xbox Game Pass

The thrill of competitive bass fishing, available in the comfort of your own home. Players can compete as 10 Elite Series anglers including Scott Martin and Hank Cherry but also create their very own Bassmaster.

Nongunz: Doppelganger Edition (Cloud, Console, and PC) - October 28

An action platformer roguelike that starts at a graveyard and progresses through a randomly generated dungeon.

The Forgotten City (Cloud, Console, and PC) - October 28

You sin, you die. The game is set 2,000 years ago in what are the final days of a cursed Roman city.

Games leaving Xbox Game Pass on October 31

The following games are leaving the Xbox Game Pass library on October 31. Members can take advantage of the 20 per cent off sale if they want to add one of the following to their permanent library:

  • Carto (Cloud, Console, and PC)
  • Celeste (Cloud, Console, and PC)
  • Comanche (PC)
  • Eastshade (Cloud, Console, and PC)
  • Five Nights at Freddy’s (Cloud, Console, and PC)
  • Knights & Bikes (Console and PC)
  • Unruly Heroes (Cloud, Console, and PC)
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