We’ve got some new titles coming to Xbox Game Pass in May 2021, and there’s plenty to play this month.
As ever, Xbox is revealing the newest games coming to Game Pass and there are some exciting titles coming later in May 2021. Proving once again that the gaming service is the best subscription in the industry, Microsoft is bringing 15 new games to its roster.
As well as having hundreds of games across PC and console platforms, users can even play Xbox Game Pass titles on iOS and PC thanks to Cloud Gaming! This isn’t even the first time Xbox titles have dropped in May 2021, with some huge names such as Red Dead Online and FIFA joining Xbox Game Pass at the start of the month.
What’s more, we recently heard about a new mind-blowing IP coming to Xbox Game Pass very soon.
New Xbox Game Pass Releases – May 2021
These 15 new titles coming to Xbox Game Pass in May 2021, starting from today!
It’s a great time to be an Xbox fan, and not just because Microsoft predicts that the Xbox Series X/S shortage is going to end soon!
It’s only been a couple of weeks since Xbox’s last Game Pass announcement, and already there’s more to come on the service. Unfortunately, there are also a select few games leaving the subscription plan this time around too.
Here is everything coming to Xbox Game Pass in the second half of May 2021:
- SnowRunner (Cloud, Console, and PC) – Available Now
- Peggle 2 (Cloud) – May 20
- Plants vs. Zombies: Battle for Neighborville (Cloud) – May 20
- Secret Neighbor (PC) – May 20
- The Wild at Heart (Console and PC) – May 20
- The Catch: Carp & Coarse Fishing (Cloud, Console, and PC) – May 21
- Knockout City (Console and PC) – May 21
- Maneater (Cloud, Console, and PC) – May 25
- Conan Exiles (Cloud and Console) – May 27 – Optimized for Series X|S on May 27
- Fuzion Frenzy (Cloud) – May 27
- Joy Ride Turbo (Cloud) – May 27
- MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries (Console) – May 27
- Slime Rancher (PC) – May 27
- Solasta: Crown of the Magister (PC)– May 27
- SpellForce 3: Soul Harvest (PC) – May 27
New Xbox Cloud Gaming Titles
In addition, those taking advantage of Xbox Cloud Gaming’s Beta can experience 7 addition titles with touch controls:
- Call of the Sea
- Genesis Noir
- Narita Boy
- Nier: Automata Become As Gods Edition
- Rain on Your Parade
- Two Point Hospital
On top of the releases above, Xbox has a new update for us with the release date of GTA V: Expanded and Enhanced! And Game Pass Ultimate subscribers have a handful of new perks to enjoy, beginning today!
Check out the BEST games on Xbox Game Pass right here, and make finding your next time-sink easy!
Simply sign in and claim your perks in the gallery to enjoy a free Rogue Company Season 2 Perk Pack, World of Tanks Might and Metal Pack, as well as a Smite x Monstercat Starter Pass. In addition, a Warface Absolute Power Bundle will drop in the perks gallery on May 20.
Games Leaving Xbox Game Pass on May 31
Unfortunately, several titles will also be leaving the service on May 15. If you want to make sure you’re still able to play these games, either finish them quickly or purchase the game with your 20% membership discount before it’s too late!
The games leaving Xbox Game Pass on May 31 include:
- Assetto Corsa (Cloud and Console)
- Broforce (PC)
- Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5+2.5 Remix (Console)
- Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue (Console)
- Surviving Mars (Cloud, Console, and PC)
- Void Bastards (Cloud, Console, and PC)
And there’s more sad news, as Microsoft just shut down this cheap Xbox Game Pass Ultimate trick!
But things are looking up in the restock game, as Xbox Series X/S consoles are going to be a lot more available at this retailer! Check out all the Xbox drops for this week below:
Thanks to new leaks, we have a new release window for Bethesda’s Starfield. And reports are indicating that the upcoming space-themed RPG will be an Xbox exclusive!