Xbox Live Gold Replaced with New Game Pass Core

Microsoft announced Xbox Game Pass Core launching on September 14 which is an evolution of Xbox Live Gold a system that is now being discontinued. 

Xbox Game Pass Core will bring online play together with Game Pass and a select collection of over 25 games, starting with titles including Gears 5, Hellblade, Grounded, Elder Scrolls Online and more. 

New titles will be added 2-3 times a year.

What is Game Pass Core
What Games will be on Game Pass Core?

The full list of the launch collection of more than 25 titles from Xbox Game Studios, Bethesda, and our content partners will offer something for everyone with more to be announced soon.

  • Among Us
  • Descenders
  • Dishonored 2
  • Doom Eternal
  • Fable Anniversary
  • Fallout 4
  • Fallout 76
  • Forza Horizon 4
  • Gears 5
  • Grounded
  • Halo 5: Guardians
  • Halo Wars 2
  • Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice
  • Human Fall Flat
  • Inside
  • Ori & The Will of the Wisps
  • Psychonauts 2
  • State of Decay 2
  • The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited

*Game library may vary over time and by country.

Xbox Game Pass Core members will have access to the multiplayer network and exclusive member deals & discounts, all for $10.95 AUD per month or $79.95 AUD per year. 

If you’ve currently got Xbox Live Gold you wont need to do anything to your account, everything will magically switch over at launch.

Important notes for current Xbox Live Gold members:

  • On September 14, Xbox Live Gold members will automatically become Game Pass Core members, with no change in pricing, and have immediate access to a new library of over 25 high-quality games.
  • Member deals & discounts will also be part of Xbox Game Pass Core.
  • Games with Gold will come to an end on September 1.
  • Players can continue to access any Xbox One games they previously redeemed through Games with Gold if they remain a Game Pass Core or Game Pass Ultimate member.
  • Regardless of subscription status, any Xbox 360 titles redeemed via Games with Gold in the past will be kept in a player’s library.
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