Microsoft is including a brand new class of rewards to its Netflix-style subscription service for video games. Xbox Game Pass Ultimate Perks are launching as we speak to present subscribers in-game bonuses in quite a lot of free-to-play and live-service releases. This ought to give gaming followers within the Xbox ecosystem much more causes to get and keep an lively subscription to Game Pass.

As a part of the primary spherical of Xbox Game Pass Ultimate Perks, Microsoft is rolling out content material for Phantasy Star Online 2, World of Tanks: Mercenaries, Sea of Thieves, and Smite. Here’s a fast breakdown of that content material:

  • PSO 2 gamers get distinctive emotes and cosmetics like an Xbox jacket.
  • World of Tanks perks embody three highly effective tanks mechanically unlocked.
  • Sea of Thieves gamers get Ori-inspired cosmetics together with beautiful sails.
  • Smite followers get a bundle that comes with 5 of the playable god characters in addition to beauty skins and voice packs.

By including perks for live-service video games, Xbox Game Pass Ultimate now has enchantment to a good wider viewers. While tens of millions of individuals love downloading and attempting video games from the service’s sturdy library, many others like to choose a sport and keep it up. Often these video games are free whether or not you might be in Game Pass or not. But now, Game Pass Ultimate will get you one thing further for these dwell companies on prime of all the pieces else.

This is one thing that companies on PC have carried out for some time. Discord Nitro and Twitch Prime each dole out these bonuses to maintain gamers coming again.

In addition to the perks, Microsoft can also be including new video games to Xbox Game Pass.

Xbox Game Pass Ultimate Perks adds DLC rewards for free-to-play games

Coming to Xbox Game Pass for PC

  • Astrologaster
  • Bleeding Edge
  • Power Rangers: Battle for the Grid
  • The Surge 2

Coming to Xbox Game Pass for console

March 19

  • Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown
  • Kona
  • The Surge 2

March 24

  • Bleeding Edge
  • Power Rangers: Battle for the Grid