Introducing Xbox Game Pass Quests: Summer Edition

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So we've had pay to about play to win (prizes)?



Your summer of fun is about to begin. Starting today, we’re kicking off the Xbox Game Pass Quests: Summer Edition with new quests every other week exclusively available to Xbox Game Pass members. Whether it rains or shines, you will get rewards to play the games you love all summer long.


What is Xbox Game Pass Quests: Summer Edition?

Xbox Game Pass Quests is a fun way for Xbox Game Pass members to get rewarded and win prizes playing games in Xbox Game Pass. Every two weeks throughout the Summer, we will announce a new Quest so there’s never a dull moment.


How does it work?

Head to the Xbox Game Pass Membership area on your Xbox One console to check out your Xbox Game Pass Quests. Xbox Game Pass members in the United States, United Kingdom, and Canada who complete their Quests are guaranteed a special prize, plus entry to win the grand prize. There will be new Quests every two weeks.


What’s the first Quest?

Starting today, complete both Quests listed below to get a Foxbat Brassilisk from The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited, plus a chance to win a gold-plated Xbox One X Project Scorpio Edition.

  • Quest 1: Play 60 minutes, three days in a row in any Xbox Game Pass title before July 9
  • Quest 2: Earn three achievements in The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited from July 10-16

Complete both Xbox Game Pass Quests to get your reward. Learn more and track your progress here.


Stay tuned for new Xbox Game Pass Quests


We’ll have new Quests lined up all Summer long and we’ll unlock the next Quest on July 17.  So, stay tuned in the Xbox Game Pass membership area on your Xbox One.


If you haven’t tried Xbox Game Pass yet, you can start your 14-day free trial now and start questing. With over 100 great games available for one low monthly price, including highly-anticipated new Xbox One exclusives the day they’re released, plus more games added all the time, Xbox Game Pass gives you the ultimate freedom to play.

I like this idea, if I had a Game Pass, I think it would encourage me to play games that I'd never played before with the added bonus of being in with a chance to some cool prizes. 

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I'm tempted to give this a try, although playing 3 days in a row won't actually be that easy for me. 


I don't know how hard/easy three achievements will be but I can give it a shot.

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George P

It's a cool idea, it's just a spin on the summer sale deals/quests you see on Steam/GoG.  For example, spend $XX and you get such and such free.  MS just flipped it to, play this for xx and you can win something.  It's a better idea since it's not asking you to actually spend more money to win something, you just spend more time it looks like.

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