Xbox Game Pass adds Journey to the Savage Planet, Alvastia Chronicles, more in April

Yakuza; Kiwami also "coming soon."

Xbox Game Pass

Journey to the Savage Planet, Alvastia Chronicles, and more are coming to Xbox Game Pass in April, Microsoft announced during the latest episode of Inside Xbox.

Here are the details:

Xbox Game Pass Console

  • NieR: Automata Become as Gods Edition (available now) – Invaders from another world attack without warning—unleashing the machine lifeforms. To break the deadlock, a new breed of android infantry is sent into the fray: the YoRHa squad. Highly-acclaimed and award-winning NieR: Automata is a fresh take on the action role-playing game (RPG) genre that gracefully blends mesmerizing action with a captivating story.
  • Totally Reliable Delivery Service (available now) – Buckle up your back brace and fire up the delivery truck, it’s time to deliver! Join up to three of your friends and haphazardly get the job done in an interactive sandbox world. Delivery attempted, that’s a Totally Reliable Delivery Service guarantee!
  • Alvastia Chronicles (April 9) – Set out on an adventure in a retro-styled world in this RPG with over 100 companions! Two siblings Alan and Elmia start their journey to avenge their parents’ deaths as they fight to stem the tide of monsters flooding into the world and restore peace to Alvastia. Engage in heated turn-based battles with up to 13 party members. Weapon upgrades, a battle arena, and quests are only the beginning of what this Kemo RPG has to offer!
  • Journey to the Savage Planet (April 9) – Welcome to the Pioneer Program! In this upbeat and colorful first-person adventure game you play as the newest recruit to Kindred Aerospace, which proudly touts its rating as the 4th Best Interstellar Exploration Company. Dropped onto an uncharted planet with little equipment and no real plan, you must explore, catalog alien flora and fauna and determine if this planet is fit for human habitation. Onward to adventure! Good luck – and mind the goo!
  • Yakuza: Kiwami (coming soon) – Just announced on Inside Xbox, Yakuza Kiwami is coming soon to Xbox, Xbox Game Pass, and Windows 10. Players will soon have a chance to see where the legendary Yakuza series all began, in this ground-up remake of 2005’s Yakuza.

Xbox Game Pass for PC

  • Overcooked! 2 (available now) – Overcooked! returns with a brand-new helping of chaotic cooking action! Journey back to the Onion Kingdom and assemble your team of chefs in classic couch co-op or online play for up to four players. Hold onto your aprons … it’s time to save the world (again!)
  • Football Manager 2020 (coming soon) – Every decision counts. With new features and polished game mechanics which reward long-term planning and progression like never before, empower managers to develop both your club’s culture and your youth team’s prospects, as well as your own unique managerial identity.
  • Alvastia Chronicles (coming soon) – Engage in heated turn-based battles, upgrade your weapons, fight in a battle arena, and embark on epic quests in this retro-styled JRPG. Guide siblings Alan and Elmia as they start their journey to avenge their parents’ deaths, fighting to stem the tide of monsters flooding into the world, and restore peace to Alvastia.
  • Mistover (coming soon) – A ”Mist-ical’ RPG with expeditions for finding the key to survival. Choose your next step wisely and keep in mind that your every move will change the future. Create your own ‘Corps’ and explore through various regions in the Pillar of Despair: forests, lakes, mountains, cities, cathedrals, castles, and much more.
  • Stranger Things 3: The Game (coming soon) – The official companion game to Season 3 of the hit original series! Play through familiar events from the series while also uncovering never-before-seen quests, character interactions, and secrets! This adventure game blends a distinctively retro art style with modern gameplay mechanics to deliver nostalgic fun with a fresh new twist.
  • Yakuza: Kiwami (coming soon) – Just announced on Inside Xbox, Yakuza Kiwami is coming soon to Xbox, Xbox Game Pass, and Windows 10. Players will soon have a chance to see where the legendary Yakuza series all began, in this ground-up remake of 2005’s Yakuza.

The following titles were also announced as leaving Xbox Game Pass on April 15:

Xbox Game Pass for Console

  • The Book of Unwritten Tales 2
  • Guacamelee! Super Turbo Championship Edition
  • MX vs ATV Reflex
  • Prey
  • Samurai Showdown II

Xbox Game Pass for PC

  • Fez
  • Into the Breach
  • Prey
  • Valkyria Chronicles

Microsoft also announced that Xbox Game Pass will be expanding to Japan and Korea on April 14. Xbox Game Pass for PC will launch in beta in Korea and will be included as part of Xbox Game Pass Ultimate benefits, which is already available in the region, while all Xbox Game Pass services for console and PC will come to Japan for the first time.

Watch a video message from head of Xbox Phil Spencer, as well as a trailer for Yakuza: Kiwami, below.

Video Message from Phil Spencer

Yakuza: Kiwami Trailer

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