Being the first Tuesday of the month, the upcoming Xbox Game Pass arrivals for the first half of May have been announced right on time. This War of Mine: Final Cut, NHL 22 (via EA Play), Trek to Yomi, and another Danganronpa game are among the drops revealed today.
While more Ubisoft games, like Assassin's Creed Origins and For Honor: Marching Fire Edition, have been announced as incoming to the subscription program, no launch dates have been revealed yet.
Here are the incoming titles in the next two weeks:
- Loot River (Cloud, Console, and PC) – Available now
- Trek to Yomi (Cloud, Console, and PC) – May 5
- Citizen Sleeper (Cloud, Console, and PC) – May 5
- Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair Anniversary Edition (Cloud, Console, and PC) – May 10
- Eiyuden Chronicle: Rising (Cloud, Console, and PC) – May 10
- This War of Mine: Final Cut (Cloud, Console, and PC) – May 10
- NHL 22 (Console) EA Play – May 12
Loot River, Trek to Yomi, Citizen Sleeper, and Eiyuden Chronicle: Rising are all day one arrivals to the services.
Weirdly, no new games have been given the touch controls treatment in this update. There are several titles leaving Game Pass ecosystem later this month though:
Leaving May 10
- Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas – The Definitive Edition (Cloud and Console)
Leaving May 15
- Enter The Gungeon (Cloud, Console, and PC)
- Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster (Console and PC)
- Remnant: From the Ashes (Cloud, Console, and PC)
- Steep (Cloud and Console)
- The Catch: Carp and Coarse (Cloud, Console, and PC)
- The Wild at Heart (Cloud, Console, and PC)
The next Xbox Game Pass announcement will arrive in two weeks' time, where we will get to see what is dropping during the second half of May.
Recently, Microsoft announced 10 million people have used Xbox Cloud Gaming, a hefty milestone considering it requires an Xbox Game pass Ultimate subscription. PC Game Pass also reached five new Southeast Asia countries last month. Don't forget that June will bring the next Xbox and Bethesda Games Showcase, where a whole host of new Game Pass titles are to be unveiled.