New Xbox Game Pass additions for the first half of March have been announced by Xbox, and this month’s title game is Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy. Developed by Square Enix, Guardians of the Galaxy launched as recently as late 2021 and will be available for the cloud, consoles, and PC Game Pass from March 10.
If you missed the game during the peak holiday season, this is a great time to jump in and give it a try. Other games available this month include Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII, Kentucky Route Zero, etc. See below for more details.
Marvel’s Guardian’s of the Galaxy is on Xbox Game Pass This Month
Guardian’s of the Galaxy earned some good reviews during its launch, and we even gave it an 8/10 in our review: “A fun, no-frills, bold single-player campaign cosmic comic flavor.”
If you’ve played Marvel’s Avengers and wish it was just a sweet single-player adventure, Guardians might be right up your street. It launched Game Pass on March 10.
Everything Coming to Xbox Game Pass in March
This is the first set of games coming to Xbox Game Pass this month. You can expect even more announcements at the end of March.
- Away: Tide Change (Cloud, Console, and PC) – Now Available
- Microsoft Flight Simulator (Cloud) – Now Available
- Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII (Console and PC) – March 3
- Kentucky Route Zero (Cloud, Console and PC) ID @ Xbox – March 10
- Lawn Simulator (Xbox One) ID @ Xbox – March 10
- Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy (Cloud, Console and PC) – March 10
- Young Souls (Cloud, Console and PC) ID @ Xbox – March 10
Best Xbox Deals Right Now: $10 Xbox Gift Cards for $9, $5 Off Game Tickets
You can currently get a $10 Xbox Gift Card at Amazon for $9. Yes, I know it’s only $1 off, but if you start stacking these, you can save a decent few dollars on digital games through the Xbox Store.
You can also get Xbox Game Pass Ultimate for 3 months for just $39.99 at Amazon right now, $5 off the asking price. This will also accrue to your existing membership. There’s also 50% off PC Game Pass right now, down to $9.99 for 2 months. (Side Notes: If you’re already an Ultimate member, this PC Game Pass offer will also convert to Game Pass Ultimate for 40 days.)
Everything Leaving Xbox Game Pass in March
These games will leave Xbox Game Pass on March 15, 2022.
- Nier: Automata (Cloud, Console, and PC)
- Fake! (Cloud, Console, and PC)
- Torchlight III (Cloud, Console, and PC)
- The Surge 2 (Cloud, Console, and PC)
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Update Xbox PC app settings
The Xbox app is also getting some brand new modding and installability options in an update that’s now available. To access the new update, open the Microsoft Store app on Windows, navigate to your Library, and select ‘Updates’ next to the Xbox app. The new changes are listed directly below.
- You now have the option to choose the folder your game is installed in
- Access to files for some of the games you have installed, as well as options to repair and migrate your games
- Possibility to modify more games
Even more game deals right now
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