Microsoft has announced a new slate of games arriving on Xbox Game Pass throughout November 2021. This month, the highly anticipated Forza Horizon 5 from Playground Games is debuting on Xbox Game Pass alongside its regular release. Rockstar’s Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas – The Definitive Edition will also be made available. Indie darling It Takes Two from EA is also on this month’s list.
For the uninitiated, Xbox Game Pass is Microsoft’s game subscription service. It includes over 100 game titles all available to download and play as a part of the subscription. Xbox Game Pass also includes monthly perks and access to online play and Xbox Cloud Gaming when on the Xbox Game Pass Ultimate tier. It is available on Xbox Series X/S, Xbox One, PC, Android, and iOS via the cloud.
Here is the full list of new Xbox Game Pass titles for November 2021.
Minecraft: Java and Bedrock Editions (PC) – November 2
Get your computer ready because Minecraft is coming to Game Pass for PC! Play Minecraft: Java Edition and Minecraft: Bedrock Edition on Windows 10 and 11 as part of your Xbox Game Pass for PC or Ultimate membership. That also means you can conveniently cross-play with any current Minecraft version, including consoles and mobile! Just launch the same edition as the Minecrafter you want to play with. No need to pick and choose — experience Minecraft on PC in one launcher with Game Pass.
Unpacking (Cloud, Console, and PC) ID@Xbox – November 2 (Available Day One)
Moving day is here! Unpack like never before in this zen puzzle game where you’ll learn about a character through a variety of moves. Unpacking weaves together a story through the everyday and sentimental belongings you’ll encounter as you decorate and organize each new space throughout the game.
It Takes Two (Cloud, Console, PC) EA Play – November 4
Go on a wild co-op adventure with EA Play as It Takes Two joins Xbox Game Pass for PC & Ultimate via The Play List. Discover a metaphorical merging of gameplay and narrative in a light-hearted story of the hardships in getting along. And you can invite a friend to join the adventure with Friend’s Pass!
Kill It with Fire (Cloud, Console, and PC) ID@Xbox – November 4
Kill It with Fire is a first-person action game about hunting spiders and causing collateral damage. Assemble your arsenal of increasingly excessive weapons, track spiders across suburbia, and burn everything in your path!
Football Manager 2022 (PC) – November 9 (Available Day One)
The closest thing to being a real football manager. Football Manager 2022 brings new, progressive ways to find your winning edge, instill your footballing style and earn it on the pitch with your football club. Experience complete football authenticity and unrivalled simulation gaming.
Football Manager 2022: Xbox Edition (Cloud, Console, and PC) – November 9 (Available Day One)
Navigate your way to the top of the footballing world as the boss of the world’s greatest football teams in a tailored version of Football Manager that’s been adapted for console play on the biggest stage. Build your dream squad and make the club completely your own as you develop your career to become a managerial great. Plus, Ultimate members can play with Cloud Gaming featuring Xbox touch controls on day one, no controller needed!
Forza Horizon 5 (Cloud, Console, and PC) – November 9 (Available Day One)
Your Ultimate Horizon Adventure awaits! Explore the vibrant and ever-evolving open-world landscapes of Mexico with limitless, fun driving action in hundreds of the world’s greatest cars. Lead breathtaking expeditions across a world of striking contrast and beauty while immersing yourself in a deep campaign with hundreds of challenges that reward you for engaging in the activities you love.
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas – The Definitive Edition (Console) – November 11
Experience the blockbuster classic, updated for a new generation – now with across-the-board enhancements including Grand Theft Auto V-style controls and targeting, brilliant new lighting and environmental upgrades, high-resolution textures, increased draw distances, and much more.
One Step from Eden (Console and PC) ID@Xbox – November 11
One Step from Eden combines deck-building and real-time action with rogue-like elements, giving you the chance to carve a path of mercy or destruction. Fight alone or with a friend in co-op as you cast powerful spells on the fly, battle evolving enemies, and collect game-changing artifacts. Can you make it to Eden?
Xbox Game Pass Ultimate is available in Canada for $16.99/month. New subscribers can try their first month for $1 CAD.