Wave Two of April’s Game Pass Games Revealed

Wave Two of April’s Game Pass Games Revealed

We’ve got a huge selection of titles coming to the Xbox Game Pass this month. From GOTY contenders and nominees to Indie darlings, Xbox is spoiling us as usual. So, if you’ve recently acquired a new Xbox Series X (or S), or you’re still playing around on the Xbox One, there’s plenty to keep you busy.

Coming this month;

Available; Now (as of 20th April)

MLB The Show 21

Available on: Cloud, Console

Published by: MLBAM (MLB Advanced Media)

Developed by: (Sony) San Diego Studio

“Now available on Day One! Experience faster, deeper, and more intense moment-to-moment action on the field on Xbox One and in 4K 60FPS on Xbox Series X|S consoles. Lead your ballplayer to the pros in Road to the Show as a two-way star or aim for Diamond Dynasty glory and face your friends on PlayStation 4 or PlayStation 5 with cross-platform play”.

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Available; 22nd April

Phogs!

Available on: PC

Published by: Coatsink

Developed by: Bit Loom Games

“In Phogs! you play as a duo of dogs on a captivating, puzzle-filled adventure. Linked by a stretchy belly, you’ll need to bark, bite, and bounce your way through obstacles set across the themed worlds of Food, Sleep, and Play. Play through your entire fun-filled adventure in co-op or single-player exploring 24 fantastical levels stuffed with exciting challenges and creatures to play with”.

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Available; 28th April

Second Extinction (Game Preview)

Available on: PC

Published by: Systemic Reaction, Avalanche Studios

Developed by: Systemic Reaction, Avalanche Studios

Second Extinction tasks you and up to two friends with fighting bloodthirsty mutant dinosaurs in a bid to reclaim Earth. But be warned: These carnivores have an appetite for war. The game takes place on a large-scale map where each region has a unique threat level. As the community lowers the threat level, the dinosaur menace retreats. Fail to keep the hordes at bay, however, and you’ll face increased threats, more dangerous enemies, and the chance of emergence events that will test your limits”.

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Available; 29th April

Destroy All Humans! (2020)

Available on: Cloud, Console, PC

Published by: THQ Nordic

Developed by: Black Forest Games

“The cult-classic returns! Invade 1950s Earth in the role of the evil alien Crypto-137. Harvest human DNA and bring down the U.S. government in the faithful remake of the legendary alien invasion action-adventure. Annihilate puny humans using an assortment of alien weaponry and psychic abilities and reduce their cities to rubble with your flying saucer!”

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Available; 30th April

Fable III

Available on: Cloud

Published by: Microsoft/Xbox Game Studios

Developed by: Lionhead Studios

“Lead a revolution to take control of Albion, fight alongside your people, and experience love and loss while preparing to defend the kingdom against a looming threat. Your choices as ruler will lead to consequences felt across the entire land”.

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Fable Anniversary

Available on: Cloud

Published by: Microsoft/Xbox Game Studios

Developed by: Lionhead Studios

“As the best-selling RPG on the original Xbox, Fable pioneered every player’s choice having a consequence. With Fable Anniversary, a spectacular HD remaster of the original Fable, players will be reminded of why the franchise is so special and unique. All-new textures and 3D models, an entirely new lighting system, a slick new interface, achievements, and all the content from The Lost Chapters, make Fable Anniversary the definitive Fable experience for faithful fans and new players alike!”

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Alas, all good things must come to an end. And, so too is the case with the following Xbox games. Be sure to purchase any of the following if you wish to carry on playing them after the fact. To sweeten the deal, each of the following titles are on sale by 20% off their usual RRP thanks to your Game Pass subscription.

Leaving On; 30th April

Endless Legend

Leaving: PC

Published by: Iceberg Interactive

Developed by: Amplitude Studios

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For the King

Leaving: Cloud, Console, PC

Published by: Curve Digital

Developed by: IronOak Games

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Fractured Minds

Leaving: Cloud, Console

Published by: Wired Productions

Developed by: EmilyMGames (Emily Mitchell)

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Levelhead

Leaving: Cloud, Console, PC

Publisher: Butterscotch Shenanigans

Developer: Butterscotch Shenanigans

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Moving Out

Leaving: Cloud, Console, PC

Publisher: Team17

Developer: SMG Studio, DEVM Games

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Thumper

Leaving: PC

Publisher: DROOL

Developer: DROOL

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So, there we have it. Plenty to fill your hard-drives up with this month. What do you think? Is there anything here that has piqued your interest?

As always, this is just what we currently know about coming to the Game Pass this month. Xbox has proven that plenty that the Game Pass often receives a lot more than previously announced.


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