More subscribers are enjoying over a hundred games with Xbox Game Pass!
Xbox Game Pass has now 18 million subscribers for its service just this week! It was first reported that it reached around 15 million subscribers way back in September last year. The gaming subscription service offers access to more than 100 Xbox games for just $9.99 per month. It is said to be the “Netflix” of online games.
The Xbox Game Pass Fortunes
Microsoft created the company, and they have been pushing this kind of service for a year now. This reflects that the company has been looking out for its future in the gaming industry. According to Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, Xbox live has already 100 million subscribers active users. He also added that the release of the Xbox Series X and S was the most successful that has happened in the company.
The company is now focusing on studio acquisitions to add the content to the Game Pass. One of which is Microsoft’s ZeniMax Media acquisition. Microsoft has been also doing a lot of promotions to entice gamers in purchasing the Xbox Game Pass. They have tried to lure users with the first month of the service for $1, which is quite effective.
So, to sum it up, this has been one of the best reasons why the Xbox Game Pass reached 18 million subscribers in just four months.
Ever since the release of Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S, thousands of Microsoft gaming company patiently wait for Xbox’s next steps for 2021.
So far, we’ve not yet seen anything special—that is confirmed yet—to be launched for this year.
But, famous Xbox insider Window Central’s Jez Corden may now have the clues.
There is nothing more special gift for Xbox players other than a new set of games. Since the first month of the year is coming to its end, it is normal to expect that Microsoft is already planning for a surprise.
Luckily, Jez Corden may have given us insight into what will happen next for the console.
In Corden’s episode of the Xbox Two podcast, now available on Youtube, the journalist claimed that the Xbox Game Studios has at least two “big games” that are scheduled to be released this year.