In the spring of 2017, you will get the new gaming subscription service for Xbox One, the Xbox Game Pass will give console owners access to over 100 Xbox One and backward compatible games for $9.99 a month.
The Xbox Game Pass is not a streaming service but it is a game download subscription along with the lines of EA Access. Subscribers who pay the $9.99 monthly fee will be able to choose from games like Halo 5: Guardians, Payday 2, NBA 2K16 and SoulCalibur II.
Downloading them directly to your gaming console and playing them as if they were purchased digitally. Subscribers will be able to purchase the games in the catalog at a discount, adding them permanently to their Xbox library.
The Xbox Game Pass will start rolling out today to select members of the Xbox Insider program today, with plans to launch exclusively for Xbox Live Gold subscribers before going live for all Xbox One owners this spring.
Games will be available on the service are Saint’s Row IV, The Mega Man Collection, Terraria, Mad Max, Lego Batman, Fable III and Mad Max.