Sorry Karen, I’m going to have to cancel tea! The Xbox Game Pass October update sees a total of seven games being added, including Forza Horizon 4 on October 2nd, the day it launches.
Hold your calls, move your meetings, cancel tea with Karen, and get excited because all these games will be playable in October. pic.twitter.com/DnrTOoY4pf
— Xbox Game Pass (@XboxGamePass) September 25, 2018
OK, I don’t know who Karen is but I’ll definitely be holding my calls and moving my meetings for some FH4 time. The games coming to Xbox Game Pass in October include:
- Forza Horizon 4
- LEGO Indiana Jones: The Original Adventures
- Metro 2033 Redux
- Shantae: Half-Genie Hero
- Westerado: Double Barreled
- Wolfenstein: The New Order
As with any title in the program, you can play the full version of these games starting September 1st with the exception of Forza Horizon 4 which will be available on October 2nd. As well, you can save on purchasing the full game and/or any applicable DLC for Xbox Game Pass games.
Forza Horizon 4
NOTE: Forza Horizon 4 hits the Xbox Game Pass service on October 2nd.
Dynamic seasons change everything at the world’s greatest automotive festival. Go it alone or team up with others to explore beautiful and historic Britain in a shared open world. Collect, modify and drive over 450 cars. Race, stunt, create and explore – choose your own path to become a Horizon Superstar. The Forza Horizon 4 Standard Edition digital bundle includes the full game of Forza Horizon 4 and the Formula Drift Car Pack.
LEGO Indiana Jones: The Original Adventures
LEGO Indiana Jones: The Original Adventures takes the fun and creative construction of LEGO and combines it with the wits, daring and non-stop action from the original cinematic adventures that enthralled audiences everywhere (Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark, Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom and Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade). With a unique tongue-in-cheek take on the original adventures, LEGO Indiana Jones follows the escapades of Dr. Jones through the jungles of South America to the mountaintops of India. Fans can build, battle and brawl their way through their favourite cinematic moments, from Indy’s entanglements with snakes to his dashing boulder run. Additionally, players can also mix and match the body parts of more than 60 playable characters to create new heroes in more than 18 different levels that mirror the classic films.
Metro 2033 Redux
Experience one of the finest story-driven shooters of all time: Metro 2033, now remastered for the Xbox One. Newcomers will experience an epic post-apocalyptic adventure combining thrilling survival horror, combat and stealth, while fans will discover the unique world of Metro transformed with incredible next generation fidelity.
Shantae: Half-Genie Hero
Shantae embarks on her first full HD adventure! When a mysterious crime wave sweeps Sequin Land, it’s up to Half-Genie Hero Shantae to save the day! Use Shantae’s devastating Hair-Whip Attack to send monsters flying, or Belly Dance to transform her into more powerful forms! Topple the masterminds behind each criminal caper and prepare for the ultimate showdown against Shantae’s arch nemesis – the bodacious buccaneer Risky Boots!
Split/Second is an intense arcade racing game set within the universe of a mega-budget, prime-time reality TV show. Contestants race to be the 1st across the finish line in a made-for-TV city built for destruction, with the ultimate goal of becoming the season champion. The city is rigged to blow and you’re in control of the action – bridges will fall, buildings will be reduced to clouds of dust and cars blown to pieces – devastating explosions will decimate your rivals and rip apart the track, creating new routes and challenging obstacles. Explosive stunts, demolition and balls-out racing thrills combine to create the ultimate high-octane racing experience! Buckle up… it’s about to get explosive out there!
Westerado: Double Barreled
Westerado: Double Barreled is Ostrich Banditos’ homage to Spaghetti Westerns about dirty pasts, consequences and taking a hold of your future. When your family is murdered by a mysterious desperado, you set out into the world to take revenge. Take control of your own fate and that of others, all using your trusty shooting iron. If words aren’t enough to persuade a character, draw your revolver and see what happens. You can shoot whomever, whenever you like. Be an outlaw or a saint, explore the open world, meet a varied cast of characters and decide how you want your revenge story to unfold.
Wolfenstein: The New Order
Europe, 1960. The tide of World War II has been turned using a new kind of mysterious, advanced technology. Using unrelenting force and intimidation, a ruthless world power has brought even the most powerful of nations to their knees. The regime now dominates the globe with an iron fist. You are B.J. Blazkowicz, the American war hero. You are the only man capable of rewriting history.
Of course, these are just the base games that are being offered up but if you like it enough you can score 20% off the base game and 10% off DLC while the game is part of the Xbox Game Pass.
Last Updated on October 29, 2018.