Rage 2 launches on the Microsoft Store for PC, part of Xbox Game Pass

Rage 2
Rage 2 (Image credit: Bethesda)

What you need to know

  • At X019, several games were announced as joining Game Pass, some for Xbox One, some for PC and many for both platforms.
  • Rage 2 is now available on the Microsoft Store, so if you have Game Pass for PC, you can download it.
  • Game Pass for PC is included in Xbox Game Pass Ultimate.

During X019, one of the many, many, many games announced as coming to Xbox Game Pass was Rage 2, a first-person shooter developed by Avalanche and id Software. If you have Xbox Game Pass for PC, you can download the game through the Microsoft Store. You can also buy it outright.

Here's the minimum specs you'll need to play it:

  • OS: Windows 10 version 18362.0 or higher
  • Memory: 8 GB
  • Video Memory: 4 GB
  • Processor: Intel Core i5-3570 or AMD Ryzen 3 1300X
  • Graphics: Nvidia GTX 780 3GB or AMD R9 280 3GB

Here's the recommended specs for enjoying it:

  • OS: Windows 10 version 18362.0 or higher
  • Memory: 8 GB
  • Video Memory: Not specified
  • Processor: Intel Core i7-4770 or AMD Ryzen 5 1600X
  • Graphics: Nvidia GTX 1070 8GB or AMD Vega 56 8GB

Bethesda has been a big supporter of Xbox Game Pass for PC, adding games such as Dishonored 2, Prey (2017) and Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus. With the addition of Rage 2, Bethesda's strong support for the renewed Xbox on PC initiative continues.



Samuel Tolbert
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