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Microsoft's 'Netflix of gaming' service finally launches in September, and it'll give access to over 100 Xbox games from your phone, tablet, or console for $15/month

28 days ago   |   By Business Insider

This September, xCloud - Microsoft's Xbox-based game streaming service - is scheduled to launch, long after it was first announced.
The service enables users to play dozens of Xbox games via the cloud, on smartphones and tablets. Any progress made on those games will be reflected on the Xbox when you pick it up there.
The service, named "Project xCloud," will arrive as part of Xbox Game Pass - the wildly popular gaming subscription program.
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In the summer of 2017, Microsoft made an ambitious bet on a new Xbox service: Game Pass.
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Microsoft to add xCloud streaming to Xbox Game Pass Ultimate for free this fall - CNET

28 days ago   |   By CNET

The Xbox maker says it's part of a larger effort to offer more value.
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Microsoft xCloud Game Streaming Launching as Free Xbox Game Pass Ultimate Perk

Microsoft xCloud Game Streaming Launching as Free Xbox Game Pass Ultimate Perk

28 days ago   |   By PC Mag

The company's Netflix-like Xbox Game Pass program currently lets you download and install a title to your Xbox or PC. But with xCloud, subscribers will be able stream the games to a mobile device.

Microsoft's game streaming service , xCloud, will arrive first as a free perk for Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members. The company will bundle xCloud with the $14.99 monthly game pass plan in September, according to Xbox head Phil Spencer. Subscribers in the US, UK, Canada, and South Korea-where ...
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Project xCloud launches September, free for all Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscribers

Project xCloud launches September, free for all Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscribers

28 days ago   |   By Pocket-lint

Project xCloud - the cloud gaming service from Microsoft - will officially come out of beta this September, with the full version launching for phones and tablets during the month. What's more, it has been revealed that subscribers of Xbox Game Pass Ultimate won't have to pay a single penny more for it, just the usual £10.99 per month. Over 100 Xbox Game Pass titles will be instantly playable on xCloud and even link directly to their equivalent games on Xbox One or, eventually, Series X. That means you will be able to pick up and play from the same save game, whether you are on console or...
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Project xCloud has a release date - and it'll be free with Xbox Game Pass Ultimate

Project xCloud has a release date - and it'll be free with Xbox Game Pass Ultimate

28 days ago   |   By TechRadar

Xbox Game Pass Ultimate will include Microsoft's cloud gaming service, Project xCloud, at no additional cost.
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Xbox Game Pass Ultimate gets free xCloud game streaming in September

Xbox Game Pass Ultimate gets free xCloud game streaming in September

28 days ago   |   By Ars Technica

Remember the old Xbox "Jump In" ad campaign? Apparently it's back. [credit:
Microsoft
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Last November, Microsoft announced that its Project xCloud game-streaming service would eventually be integrated with its Xbox Game Pass subscription service in some form. This morning, Microsoft added a bit more clarity to that integration, announcing in a blog post that xCloud streaming will be available "at no additional cost for Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members" starting in September.
Microsoft promises that "over 100 Xbox Game Pass titles" will be available for xCloud streaming "on your phone or...
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