We already knew that Microsoft was adding EA Play as a free perk for Game Pass customers. Today, however, the Xbox team has revealed exactly when members will be able to use the service on various platforms. If you have an Xbox Game Pass Ultimate, this service – which typically costs $ 4.99 per month on the console – will be available on Xbox hardware from November 10. Yes, it is on the same day that both launch the Xbox series S and X. PC owners with a PC-specific version of Final Game or Xbox Game Pass will have access to “Beginning in December”, Microsoft confirmed.
Microsoft has also reiterated that “some of the best EA Play games” will also be available to stream via xCloud on Android devices. The company has not yet revealed which title will be endorsed. Despite this, the inclusion of EA Play would make Game Pass an even more tantalizing deal. If you need a refresher, Game Pass Ultimate is now included: the console and PC versions of the subscription service, which are functionally identical, but have slightly different libraries, Xbox Live Gold, the one required to play console games online. And subscription, xCloud game streaming, and the original version of EA Play. This is a huge price for $ 14.99 per month.