Microsoft has formally confirmed the existence of an Xbox Game Pass Friends & Family tier.
The information comes a number of weeks after the corporate started testing a brand new Xbox Game Pass Ultimate plan that might be shared with as much as 4 different customers.
At the time, some (together with this author) prompt that experimental providing sounded an terrible lot like an Xbox Game Pass household plan, and it appears these assertions had been bang on the cash.
In an FAQ posted on the Xbox web site, Microsoft formally launched us to the brand new Game Pass Friends & Family choice, which lets 5 particular person accounts (together with the first consumer) make the most of a single, bumper membership.
“Add as much as 4 family and friends members, whether or not they dwell below the identical roof or not. Each individual makes use of their very own account and Xbox profile to avoid wasting their video games, observe their achievements, and obtain personalised suggestions,” reads the web site.
“Share a library of lots of of high-quality console and PC video games, with new video games added on a regular basis. Everyone can play on the identical time, even play the identical recreation, or play on-line multiplayer video games collectively.”
The plan grants the entire identical perks as Xbox Game Pass Ultimate together with an EA Play membership, unique reductions, and cloud streaming. It’s at the moment being piloted in Colombia and the Republic of Ireland, the place it is priced at 49,900 COP and €21.99 respectively.
Microsoft notes the plan is likely to be rolled out to different nations and areas within the subsequent few months, however stopped wanting confirming any future plans.
It’s price noting that the Friends & Family plan additionally comes with some limitations designed to forestall customers from continuously leaving and rejoining memberships.
You can discover out extra concerning the Friends & Family plan on the Xbox web site.