Xbox Game Pass May Games

As the calendar turns to May 2024, Xbox Game Pass members are in for a treat with a fresh lineup of games. Here's a look at what's coming to Xbox Game Pass this month.

Microsoft has recently announced the games that will be included in the Xbox Game Pass subscription service for the first half of May 2024. The Xbox Game Pass service adds new games in two waves each month, with the first wave usually covering the first 15 days of the month and the second wave coming later. Microsoft has now revealed the games that will be added in the first wave of new Xbox Game Pass games for May 2024.

The four games officially announced for the first half of May 2024 are Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition on May 2, Kona 2: Brume on May 7, Little Kitty, Big City on May 9, and the Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons remake on May 14. Although, the remake of Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons was leaked ahead of the official announcement. This is an enhanced version of the 2013 game, which was created by Josef Fares and won several awards. The new version features improved graphics and added co-op support, making it an exciting addition to Xbox Game Pass.

Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition – Available May 2

Dive back into the action-packed world of Lara Croft with the Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition. This version brings the acclaimed 2013 reboot to life with stunningly remastered graphics and an array of additional content.

Players will follow Lara from her harrowing survival in a shipwreck to becoming a hardened explorer. And it combines exploration, intense combat, and puzzle-solving in lush, dangerous environments. Perfect for both new players and returning fans, this definitive edition provides the ultimate way to experience Lara’s origin story.

Kona II: Brume – Available May 7

For those who enjoy a mix of mystery and survival, Kona II: Brume offers an intriguing continuation of the atmospheric narrative adventure in the frigid climes of northern Canada. Set in the 1970s, this sequel introduces more complex puzzles and deeper story elements. Players step into the shoes of detective Carl Faubert to uncover the eerie secrets of a small, isolated town enveloped by an unnatural fog. The game’s chilling setting and compelling narrative make it a must-play for fans of the genre.

Little Kitty, Big City – Available May 9

Get ready for a lighthearted adventure in Little Kitty, Big City. Players will control an adorable lost kitten navigating the vast, unpredictable urban jungle to find its way home. This game promises charm and whimsy with its bright, colorful graphics and simple, fun gameplay mechanics. You can interact with the city’s inhabitants, create mischief or help out, and don stylish hats found throughout your journey. It’s a perfect pick for casual gamers and cat lovers alike.

Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons – Available May 14

Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons is a beautifully crafted narrative-driven game that tells the story of two brothers on a quest to save their ailing father. Known for its unique control scheme where players simultaneously guide two characters, this game melds cooperative play into a single-player experience. The emotional journey filled with puzzles and challenges not only tests your problem-solving skills but also pulls at the heartstrings. This game is a testament to the power of video games as a storytelling medium.

Senua’s Saga: Hellblade II – Available May 21

The highly anticipated sequel to the critically acclaimed Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice, Senua’s Saga: Hellblade II takes players on a dark and emotional journey through a mythic Norse landscape. Featuring breathtaking visuals and deeply immersive audio, the game continues Senua’s story as she wrestles with her inner demons and battles real ones in a harsh, ancient world. The game is a blend of psychological horror, brutal combat, and cinematic storytelling.

Hauntii – Available May 23

Lastly, Hauntii emerges as a new addition to the horrorsurvival genre. Players will explore haunted locations filled with spine-tingling mysteries and face off against terrifying specters. The game combines classic horror elements with innovative gameplay mechanics to keep players on the edge of their seats. Whether you’re solving puzzles to unlock the next clue or hiding from ghosts, Hauntii promises a thrilling experience for horror enthusiasts.

May’s lineup on Xbox Game Pass is diversely exciting, catering to gamers of all stripes. From the gripping narratives of Tomb Raider and Hellblade II to the enchanting exploration in Little Kitty, Big City, there’s something for everyone to dive into this month.

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