Microsoft Xbox One X Launched in India: Price, Release Date

Microsoft Xbox One X Launched in India: Price, Release Date

Microsoft Xbox One X Launched in India: Price, Release Date

According to the head of Xbox Marketing, Aaron Greenberg, a player who subscribes to Xbox Game Pass can play the same games on PC. Start your 14-day free Xbox Game Pass trial today: or directly from your Xbox One console.

This is a very good deal considering the Xbox One X is now $650 nearly everywhere with no games.

Even future video games from the Halo, Gears of War and Forza franchises will be playable from day-one of release on Xbox Game Pass.

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In a way to attract more gamers, has announced that all the exclusive games published by Microsoft Studios will be released into on the same date as their global release. That is, while you can take advantage of it to enjoy Gears of War 4, ReCore: Definitive Edition and Halo Wars 2, it does not give you access to titles like Halo 5: Guardians, Darksiders or Resident Evil 6. Game Pass users receive a steady stream of new game additions while older titles cycle in and out over time, much like how Netflix handles its vast content library. Xbox Game Pass was back in June a year ago as Microsoft's paid service to offer over a 100-title bouquet at an as low monthly charge as Rs. 699. "We've listened to our community and are excited to be bringing this new console to Indian gamers", said Priyadarshi Mohapatra - Country General Manager, Consumer & Devices Sales, Microsoft India.

While it is likely that you already knew this feature of the service, it is good to see that Xbox executives recognize its existence. Given the fact that most new games cost $60, this could prove to be a major boon for Xbox owners, particularly during periods of time where several exclusives launch in short succession.

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