Software giant Microsoft is thrilled to announce that it’s bringing a preview of PC Game Pass to Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam for the first time. Ongoing now, players can sign up for the PC Game Pass preview giving them access to a library of over 100 high-quality games, including new Xbox Game Studios day one releases, iconic Bethesda games and an EA Play subscription for one low monthly price. With a wide variety of PC games across all genres and new games being added all the time, “there’s something for everyone to play.”
Microsoft is previewing PC Game Pass for the first time in Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam, giving gamers access to a library of over 100 high-quality games. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO
Microsoft said “it will only take a few minutes to join the preview in the Xbox Insider app.” Players could then try out PC Game Pass for P5.00 for the duration of the preview while the tech company configures and tests local payment systems. As this is the first step towards PC Game Pass access in the region, participants were able to test and share their feedback so that Microsoft can make improvements to the service as a whole. The tech giant said it “looks forward to sharing more information on how to join PC Game Pass when the service launches in Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam later this year. “.
PC Game Pass launched in 2019 and was designed from the ground up in partnership with the PC gaming community to give gamers around the world the ultimate freedom to discover and play a highly curated library of great games. Since then, Microsoft has continued to evolve the service based on what the company has heard from members around the world. Microsoft said it’s “committed to helping gamers discover their next favorite games, and we’re excited to bring these experiences to these new countries in Southeast Asia.”
“At Xbox, our mission is simple – to bring the joy and community of gaming to everyone on the planet. Bringing PC Game Pass to new countries in Southeast Asia is an important part of how we do it there. will achieve as we strive to reach billions of gamers,” said Jeremy Hinton, Xbox Asia Business Manager. “PC Game Pass offers an extensive library of high-quality titles from a variety of game studios, with experiences from all the genres. Xbox Insiders would have the first opportunity to experience the value offered by PC Game Pass, and we look forward to making the service available to more gamers soon.”
PC Game Pass includes Minecraft, Forza Horizon 5, Age of Empires IV, Sea of Thieves, and Microsoft Flight Simulator, among others.