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Xbox Game Pass at Gamescom 2022

Microsoft Might Kill This Incredible Xbox Game Pass Deal (Update)

What you need to know

  • Xbox Game Pass is a paid monthly subscription service from Microsoft that offers hundreds of games and access to Xbox cloud streaming.
  • Since its launch in 2017, new users have been offered a month for just $1.
  • Over the weekend, users started noticing that the promotion seemed to be coming to an end.

Update (March 26, 2023 5:30 PM PT / 8:30 PM ET): Microsoft has responded to our request for comment and confirmation, providing the following statement:

“We have discontinued our previous introductory offer for Xbox Game Pass Ultimate and PC Game Pass and are evaluating different marketing offers for new members in the future.”