The September 2021 Game Pass continues Square Enix’s promise to bring all Final Fantasy games to Microsoft’s service. Now who debuts there is Final Fantasy 13, a title released in 2009 and which introduced the protagonist Lightning, as well as several new features for the RPG mechanics. Other games will also be released throughout the month, and more are coming out – check out the details below.
Game Pass is a subscription service available to all users who have an Xbox Live account. As long as the user maintains the active subscription, he/she continues with access to the games. When games go out of catalog, you can’t continue playing even if you’ve already downloaded them.
Also watch free games coming on Nintendo Switch Online, Twitch Prime, PS Plus and Xbox Live Gold.
Game Pass: September games
Final Fantasy 13 (Console and PC) – September 2nd
Final Fantasy 13 is a fantasy role-playing game where a group of brave humans battle their fate in the utopian floating city of Cocoon and the primitive world of Pulse. Follow the fast-paced battles of the stylish heroine Lightning and venture into a mysterious new world.
Craftopia (Console and PC) – September 2nd
You arrive on a small island full of animals, resources and endless possibilities. What you do in this game is totally up to you: collect resources, harvest crops, fight bosses, capture enemies, build a lovely house, unlock new islands, explore the world and much more.
Signs of the Sojourner (Console and PC) – September 2
A narrative card game about connecting people. Your deck is your character, reflecting your experiences and shaping your relationships. Travel to different locations to purchase products for your store. Along the way, you’ll encounter upbeat stories, kind characters and delightful surprises in a world where climate change has made life difficult.
Surgeon Simulator 2 (Console and PC) – September 2nd
It’s time to “operate” alone or play online with 4 friends in this physics-based surgery simulator. Unravel the mysteries of the Bossa Labs Medical Facility, explore hundreds of community-created levels and create your own levels using the build tool.
Crown Trick (Console and PC) – September 7th
Guide protagonist Elle on a perilous journey through procedurally generated dungeons. Carefully navigate unique enemies and traps that only move when Elle also moves – due to Crown Trick, a unique mechanic based on synchronized turns. Plan each move strategically to survive, master a combination of skills, Familiars and weapons to escape the maze.
Breathedge (Console and PC) – September 9th
Inspired by retrofuturism, Soviet aesthetics and acid comedy movies, Breathedge is a new take on the survival genre that puts you in control of a simple guy named Man. He’s taking his grandfather’s ashes to a galactic funeral and suddenly finds itself in the middle of a universal conspiracy.
Nuclear Throne (Console and PC) – September 9th
Nuclear Throne is a post-apocalyptic shooter similar to a roguelike. Fight through the wastelands using powerful weapons, collecting radiation to transform new members and abilities. All these things and more you can do if you are good at this game.
The Artful Escape (Console and PC) – September 9th
A teenage guitar prodigy sets out on a psychedelic, multidimensional journey to inspire his stage personality and confront the legacy of a folk legend. Featuring cast of voices starring Michael Johnston, Caroline Kinley, Lena Headey, Jason Schwartzman, Mark Strong and Carl Weathers.
leaving the catalog
For now, these are the games confirmed to leave the Game Pass in September. If you wish, play or buy with 20% discount while there is still time.
Games that leave the September catalog:
- Red Dead Online (September 13, PC and console)
- Company of Heroes 2 (September 15, PC)
- Disgaea 4 (September 15, PC)
- Forza Motorsport 7 (September 15, PC and console)
- Hotshot Racing (September 15, console)
- The Dark Crystal Age of Resistance Tactics (September 15, PC and console)
- Thronebreaker The Witcher Tales (September 15, console)
So, which game will you want to enjoy first?
With information: Xbox.