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Microsoft's Project xCloud Coming to Xbox Game Pass Ultimate on September 15 to Android

No word on iOS or Windows

Poorna Shankar Posted:
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Microsoft has announced that their streaming service, Project xCloud, is coming to Xbox Game Pass Ultimate on September 15 to Android devices.

The service will be bundled with Xbox Game Pass Ultimate for $15 monthly and will include over 100 games at launch. The blog post advertises that it will be available in 22 markets at launch. Games at launch include Minecraft Dungeons, Destiny 2, Tell Me Why, Gears 5, Yakuza Kiwami 2, and more.

The 22 markets include Austria, Belgium, Canada, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain, South Korea, Sweden, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, and the United States. 

The blog post also outlined how Microsoft is partnering with Razer, PowerA, 8BitDo, and Nacon to create accessories for cloud gaming including phone clips, controllers which split apart, and more. The post ends with teasing more information at today’s Samsung’s Galaxy Unpacked event,

“The preview will continue to be available until September 11. We’ll also continue to listen to our community and add new features, games and perks to Xbox Game Pass Ultimate over time, including news at Samsung’s Galaxy Unpacked event tomorrow (August 5). We look forward to continuing this journey and enabling you and your friends to seamlessly play the games you want anywhere you want.”


Poorna Shankar

A highly opinionated avid PC gamer, Poorna blindly panics with his friends in various multiplayer games, much to the detriment of his team. Constantly questioning industry practices and a passion for technological progress drive his love for the video game industry. He pulls no punches and tells it like he sees it. He runs a podcast, Gaming The Industry, with fellow writer, Joseph Bradford, discussing industry practices and their effects on consumers.