After introducing the first EA Play games in Game Pass and improving other Electronic Arts games thanks to the Xbox Series X / S FPS boost, the partnership between the American publisher and Microsoft continues to bear fruit. Next week, FIFA 21, the latest licensed opus, will make its big entry into Game Pass Ultimate (PC and consoles). Perfect timing for the euro?
FIFA 21 on Game Pass Ultimate
The news was published on the Twitter account of Samuel Bateman, Marketing Director at Xbox. FIFA 21 lands on Game Pass Ultimate on May 6th and is available to all PC and console players (Xbox One, Series X and Series S) at no additional cost.
We’re excited to announce that FIFA 21 is coming to Xbox Game Pass Ultimate on May 6th
🔥 #ScoreMoreWithXbox pic.twitter.com/ZsCeSRU72H
– Samuel Bateman (@samuelofc) April 29, 2021
A well-calculated arrival as the game will be available less than a month before the euro launches. As always, EA Sports will no doubt offer a special update for this event. Another major blow from Microsoft.
While you wait for the official list of the new Game Pass games for May 2021, here are the first confirmed games:
First Xbox Game Pass games in May 2021 (consoles)
Dragon Quest Builders May 2-4 FIFA May 21-6 The Wild at Heart May 20th Knockout City May 21st
First Xbox Game Pass games for May 2021 (PC)
Dragon Quest Builders May 2-4 FIFA May 21-6 Knockout City May 21
First Xbox Game Pass games for May (Android / iOS)
Dragon Quest Builders 2 – May 4th
WHAT IS THE GAME PASS?
Game Pass is a pretty incredible service from Microsoft that launched in June 2017. The idea? Offer a catalog of games through a subscription system. For € 9.99 per month you have unlimited access to more than 300 games on Xbox and more than 200 games on PC. For € 12.99 per month, you can opt for Game Pass Ultimate, which gives you access to the Xbox, PC and XCloud catalogs (to play remotely).
The specialty of the Game Pass is that from the day of its release, exclusive Microsoft games such as Halo, Gears of War, Forza and more …
WHAT’S THE PRICE ?
Offer Console PC Ultimate Subscription 1 Month 1 Month 1 Month Supports Xbox One (X, S) PC Xbox One (X, S), PC Approximate number of games 200 games 100 games 300 games Price 9.99 € 3.99 12.99 Annual price € 119.88 € 47.88 € 155.88