Xbox Streaming Service Project xCloud Launches In 22 Regions On September 15

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Project xCloud, Microsoft's game streaming service, will launch in 22 regions on September 15 the company has announced via a new blog post.

As part of Xbox Game Pass, subscribers will be able to play over 100 games on their phone or tablet, utilising touch controls, an Xbox Controller, or even your Dualshock 4.

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Project xCloud Coming September 15

While the service will initially only be available on Android devices, users on Google's mobile OS will be able to play in the following regions:

  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Canada
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Hungary
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Netherlands
  • Norway
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Slovakia
  • Spain
  • South Korea
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • UK
  • United States

That's a heck of a list, and the included games are nothing to sniff at, either. Microsoft first-party titles like every Halo and Halo Wars release, Forza Horizon 4, Gears 4 and 5, Minecraft Dungeons and more will be available at launch, alongside third-party hits like Ark: Survival Evolved, Yakuza Kiwami 2, and Destiny 2. You can check out the full list of titles here.

When you consider it's all factored into a £10.99 a month membership, it makes you wonder if Google Stadia is going to rethink its pricing model. Interestingly, Microsoft has confirmed there will be Xbox Game Pass Ultimate news revealed at Samsung's Galaxy Unpacked event tomorrow, August 5.

It's already been quite the week for Xbox, and it's only Tuesday. Yesterday, we reported on Xbox Game Pass getting a subtle rebrand, while the Xbox Store is also finally getting a much-needed overhaul.