We end the month in style. The latest Xbox Game Pass games for August 2022 have been revealed with some great entries but also some big releases. Here is the program.
There won’t be GOTY 2022 in the Xbox Game Pass, contrary to what a bug suggested, but that doesn’t prevent big games from coming to swell the catalog soon. The latest August 2022 titles have just been revealed, and there are some nice games in the mix.
New Xbox Game Pass games for August 2022
The second wave of August 2022 has just been made official. A few hours ago, a leaked hinted that a big open-world game often compared to Zelda Breath of The Wild would be added to Xbox Game Pass this month. Microsoft confirms that this was true. To end the summer period, the American publisher is filling its catalog with a cult game, indie nuggets and 16 new games compatible with touch controls.
August 16: Coffee Talk (Cloud, Console & PC)
Indie game that caused a stir in 2020. Compatible with touch controls via Xbox Cloud Gaming, this title immerses you in the heart of an alternative Seattle where elves, orcs, mermaids and other fantastic races coexist with humans . It’s up to you to listen to their problems and comfort them by preparing them a coffee with the ingredients at your disposal.
August 23: Midnight Fight Express (Cloud, Console & PC)
Available day one on Xbox Game Pass, this promising indie game puts you in the shoes of an old underworld brought to life by a drone. Your mission: fight a whole army of enemies in the heart of brutal and frenetic where the environment and your street fighting techniques will be your best allies.
August 25: Exapunks (PC)
Open-ended puzzle game from Zachtronics, creator ofOpus Magnum, Shenzhen I/O or TIS-100. The title puts you in the shoes of a former hacker who made a deal: a hack equals a dose.
August 25: Opus: Echo of Starsong – Full Bloom Edition (Console & PC)
A critically acclaimed visual novel, this definitive version features never-before-seen voice acting to better immerse you in the heart of this intergalactic journey transcending time through love.
August 30: Commandos 3 – HD Remaster (Cloud, Console & PC)
Another game available as soon as it is released on the Xbox Game Pass. Remastered version of the iconic tactical action game from the 2000s. Here you lead a group of commandos through several campaigns against the German army. It’s up to you to carry out various missions taking place on the landing beaches in Normandy, in central Europe via the ruins of Stalingrad.
August 30: Immortality (Cloud, PC, Xbox Series X|S)
Independent game which will also be available day one on the Xbox Game Pass. Last production of Sam Barlow (Her Story, Telling Lies), the title invites you to investigate the disappearance of Marissa Marcel. The young actress could have become a movie star, but the three films she shot were never released. Fight your way through the lost footage and uncover the truth of what happened to him.
August 30: Immortals Fenyx Rising (Cloud, Console & PC)
Zelda-like open world game from Ubisoft set in Ancient Greece. In Immortal Fenyx Rising, you play as a new winged demigod who must save his ancestors and the world at the same time.
August 30: Tinykin (Console & PC)
Another indie game available day one on Xbox Game Pass. Inspired by Pikmin and Paper Mario, the title follows the adventures of Milo, an intergalactic explorer who will have to team up with insects with unique powers to explore the environment and solve puzzles.
16 new games compatible with tactical controls
In addition to all these new additions to the catalog, sixteen new games are compatible with touch controls via the Xbox Cloud Gaming. It has some nice titles in the lot.
- coffee talk
- Dragon Age 2
- Star Wars: Squadrons
- Dragon Age Origins
- Super Mega Baseball 3
- Floppy Knights
- TMNT Shredder’s Revenge
- Turbo Golf Racing
- MLB The Show 22
- Turnip Boy Commits Tax Evasion
- My Friend Peppa Pig
- Two Point Campus
- Paw Patrol – the movie To the rescue of Adventure City
Xbox Game Pass August 2022 releases
All these new features of the Xbox Game Pass of August 2022 are also accompanied by a few releases, with a few nuggets in the lot. You have until August 31 to try the following games. Remember that as part of your subscription, you can get a 20% discount on each of them if you want to keep them.
- Elite Dangerous (Cloud & Console)
- Hades (Cloud, Console & PC)
- Myst (Cloud, Console & PC)
- NBA 2K22 (Cloud and Console)
- Signs of the Sojourner (Cloud, Console & PC)
- Spiritfarer (Cloud, Console & PC)
- Twelve Minutes (Cloud, Console & PC)
- Two Point Hospital (Cloud, Console & PC)
- What Remains of Edith Finch (Cloud, Console & PC)
- World War Z (Cloud, Console & PC)