Xbox fans enjoyed a great year with Game Pass in the previous year, with hit titles like Lies of P, Forza Motorsport, and Starfield. Getting the new year started, Microsoft reveals what’s coming to the Xbox Game Pass in January 2024. Find out about the latest games as well as early releases planned for the first quarter of 2024.
Game fans have a lot to look forward to this January with several highly anticipated games set for release, including Tekken 8 and early access to Suicide Squad Kill the Justice League. Additionally, there’s buzz about a probable Xbox Developer Direct event in January 2024, suggesting new projects from the creators of Psychonauts 2, Double Fine Studios.
For gamers on either PC or console, 2024 is shaping up to be an excellent year filled with new gaming experiences. Xbox Game Pass caters to both platforms, and the January 2024 lineup is packed with exciting offerings.
January 2024’s Xbox Game Pass Selection
Below is the confirmed list of games for Xbox Game Pass in January 2024:
- Close to the Sun – Releasing on January 3rd
- Hell Let Loose – Available on January 4th
- Assassin’s Creed Valhalla – Coming January 9th
- Figment – Also arriving on January 9th
- Super Mega Baseball 4 – Set for January 11th
- We Happy Few – Hitting the service on January 11th
- Resident Evil 2 Remake – Scheduled for January 16th
- Those Who Remain – Due on January 16th
- Turnip Boys Rob A Bank – A fresh addition on January 18th
- Go Mecha Ball – Rolling out on January 25th
These games are confirmed through Microsoft’s official news release, except Turnip Boys and Go Mecha Ball. Turnip Boys is a quirky, comedic adventure boasting unique retro visuals. Go Mecha Ball combines stylish visuals with twin-stick shooting and roguelike gameplay.
First Quarter 2024: Upcoming Xbox Game Pass Releases
Following January, these games are set to launch on Xbox Game Pass in the first quarter of 2024:
- Persona 3 Reload – debuting on February 2nd
- PlateUp! – Serving fun on February 15th
- Open Roads – Unfurling on February 22nd
- Lightyear Frontier – Touching down in March
- Eiyuden Chronicle Hundred Heroes – Awaiting heroes on April 23rd
- Manor Lords – Your rule begins on April 26th
Persona 3 Reload is a standout, bringing back the PS2 classic with modern graphics and a compelling story. Lightyear Frontier combines open-world exploration with farming in a sci-fi setting, while Eiyuden Chronicle Hundred Heroes promises to be an impressive RPG available from day one.
In addition to these planned releases, more games are expected in 2024 that currently lack specific launch details. Look forward to Hellblade Senua’s Saga 2, S.T.A.L.K.E.R 2 Heart of Chernobyl, and ARK 2, which has been delayed to later in the year. All signs point to another outstanding year for Game Pass subscribers.