Ubisoft+– Ubisoft’s subscription service– may be provided as part of Microsoft’s Xbox Game Pass.The rumour has
been bubbling around for a few days now– I initially saw it before Christmas– but at the time, it had not been validated by any notable sources and was loosely organized in a bigger collection of speculative Xbox “rumours”.
Now, however, Windows Central editor Jez Corden has actually acknowledged the rumour “has a strong possibility of being true based upon stuff [they ‘d] heard”, which reportedly mentions Ubisoft will join the service in late 2021.
“I’ve seen rumours about Ubisoft Uplay+ signing up with Xbox Game Pass Ultimate,” Corden recently tweeted (thanks, ONMSFT.com). “I believe this has a strong chance of being real, based upon stuff I’ve heard.
“I imagine it would be a vault or smaller piece of older games, however crazier things have actually happened,” they added. “I constantly believed EA Play would be an additional tier of Game Pass, but they simply rolled that bad young boy right in. Guess we’ll see.”
I imagine it would be a vault or smaller slice of older games, however crazier things have happened. I constantly believed EA Play would be an extra tier of Game Pass, however they simply rolled that bad boy right in. Think we’ll see.December 30, 2020 Like EA’s EA Play, Ubisoft+uses players unlimited access to a big library of old and new Ubisoft games, although Ubisoft+also includes day-one access to new releases.
The monthly membership presently costs$14.99/ ₤ 12.99. Now we can only take the news as exactly what it is– a rumour– and even if it is true, reports suggest the partnership will come later rather than quicker, apparently at some point around holiday 2021.
EA Play joined the console version of Xbox Game Pass in time for the launch of Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S. EA Play was also expected to sign up with Xbox Game Pass on PC in December, however Microsoft now says it needs more time”to
guarantee an excellent experience for everybody”. EA Play’s arrival on Xbox Game Pass for PC is now set for some time in 2021 and Microsoft states it will have more details to share early next year.In associated news, Sony’s Jim Ryan recently hinted that PlayStation might have a response to Xbox Game Pass in the works. Speaking to press earlier this month, Ryan was asked how Sony prepares to respond to Microsoft’s Game Pass initiative and replied:”There is actually news to come, but simply not today. We have PlayStation Nowwhich is our membership service, which is offered in a variety of markets.” In October, we learned that more than 15 million individuals now register for Xbox Game Pass. That was up 50 percent in practically 5 months, as the service just went beyond 10 million subscribers back in April. Microsoft released the new figure for Xbox Game Pass subscriber numbers in the very same press release where it revealed its acquisition of Bethesda parent business ZeniMax. With the statement that future Bethesda titles are pertaining to Xbox Game Pass on day one, including Starfield and The Elder Scrolls 6, and the present of it’s next-gen systems, it’s unlikely Xbox Game Pass’growth will begin decreasing now.Here are our choices of the very best Xbox Game Pass video games.
“I always believed EA Play would be an additional tier of Game Pass, however they just rolled that bad young boy right in. I always believed EA Play would be an extra tier of Game Pass, but they just rolled that bad boy right in.” In October, we discovered that more than 15 million people now subscribe to Xbox Game Pass. Microsoft released the new figure for Xbox Game Pass customer numbers in the exact same press release where it revealed its acquisition of Bethesda moms and dad business ZeniMax., and the roll out of it’s next-gen systems, it’s unlikely Xbox Game Pass’growth is about to begin slowing down now.Here are our picks of the best Xbox Game Pass video games.