What you need to know
- Xbox Game Pass is a Netflix-like gaming subscription that offers gamers access to hundreds of titles on Xbox and PC.
- The service adds and removes games once or twice a month, and April 2021, isn't any different.
- The second wave of games coming to Xbox Game Pass has been revealed, and it includes titles like Second Extinction, Destroy All Humans!, and two Fable games.
- There are also new titles heading to Xbox Cloud Gaming, Xbox Game Pass for PC is celebrating 100 new recent additions, and more.
We're already halfway through April, which means it's time for the second wave of games heading to Xbox Game Pass in April 2021. Some awesome titles are coming to Xbox Game Pass in the next few weeks, so players will have even more to look forward to. Most notably, the Xbox Game Pass additions include gems like Second Extinction in Game Preview, the Destroy All Humans! remaster, Fable Anniversary, and Fable III.
New games are also heading to Xbox Cloud Gaming with integrated touch controls, making those games even more accessible while on the go. In case you missed it, Xbox Cloud Gaming (Beta) is heading to iOS and PC soon, giving even more players access to these great games on their phone or computer.
The games on this list can head anywhere that Xbox Game Pass is available, so you're in luck no matter where you play, be it Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S, Xbox One, PC, and Xbox Cloud Gaming through Xbox Game Pass Ultimate. Some of these games may hit the already-packed best games on Xbox Game Pass list, so invest in one of the best external SSDs for Xbox Series X|S to have room for all these games.
Finally, bookmark our ultimate guide to all the games coming to and leaving from Xbox Game Pass, so you never miss a thing.
You can check out all the titles coming soon to Xbox Game Pass and Xbox Cloud gaming below:
MLB The Show 21 (Xbox Series X|S Optimized, Xbox One, & PC) — April 20 (Available now)
Phogs! (PC) — April 22
Second Extinction (Xbox Series X|S Optimized, Xbox One, PC, & Xbox Cloud Gaming) — April 28
Destroy All Humans! (Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PC, & Xbox Cloud Gaming) — April 29
Fable III (Xbox Cloud Gaming) — April 30
Fable Anniversary (Xbox Cloud Gaming) — April 30
You can check out all the titles leaving soon from Xbox Game Pass and Xbox Cloud Gaming below:
- Endless Legend (PC)
- For the King (Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PC, & Xbox Cloud Gaming)
- Fractured Minds (Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, & Xbox Cloud Gaming)
- Levelhead (Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PC, & Xbox Cloud Gaming)
- Moving Out (Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PC, & Xbox Cloud Gaming)
- Thumper (PC)
Xbox Cloud Gaming touch controls
You can check out all the titles gaining touch controls on Xbox Cloud Gaming below:
- Battle Chasers: Nightwar
- Killer Queen Black
- Overcooked! 2
- Double Dragon Neon
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