Just signed up for Xbox Game Pass but not sure what to install first? Here are the 5 best shooting games available in the catalog.
Microsoft’s Xbox Game Pass, which lists a catalog of more than 450 games, is sometimes intimidating as it is complete. Many new subscribers go through a phase where they don’t know which games are available and which to download first.
If this is your case, and you still don’t know what to install on your console first, here is a little guide to help you see more clearly. so here’s our top 5 must-try shooting games. Depending on arrivals and departures, this file will be regularly updated in order to update our suggestions. Come back to see us as often as necessary!
Hitman 3 – Hitman Trilogy
This is the latest installment in a legendary franchise. Hitman 3, entering its second year in 2022, is still one of the best shooters available today. If you are an unconditional fan of Agent 47, or want to discover it from its beginnings, know that the complete trilogy of games Hitman is available in the catalog.
This is hands down the best game Battlefield since the creation of the franchise in the early 2000s. If today the graphics are a little dated, it is still a great pleasure to find yourself in the middle of its extremely well-constructed maps and to have controller in hand such shooting sensations. Battlefield 4 will suit all players who want a seamless multiplayer experience.
You can also find other titles from the same franchise, such as Battlefield 3 Where V. Be careful though, you will need an Ultimate subscription to take advantage of them since they are only available with the EA Play offer.
Mass Effect Legendary Edition
Mass Effect came back strong in 2021 with a simply incredible legendary edition. Also available via the Ultimate subscription, it includes the first three opuses of the franchise, remastered and redesigned to offer the best possible experience to players, novices and experienced alike. The best way to discover or rediscover this iconic shooter/RPG.
Rainbow Six Extraction
worthy successor to Rainbow Six Siegealso available in the catalog, Rainbow Six Extraction takes a whole new direction by taking the turn of cooperation. In this title, you are part of a team of players who must fight against their infected environment and the monsters it has created.
Marvel’s Guardian of the Galaxy
We end on a rock ‘n roll touch that detonates. Those who know the movies Guardians of the Galaxy will not be surprised by the explosive and very humorous tone of this game developed by Eidos Montreal. If we found some technical problems during our test, it is a game that remains an entertaining experience and that changes the seriousness of the other franchises presented in this file.
And much more
With these 5 titles, and the rest of the games from their franchises, you have plenty to occupy your evenings while you acclimatize to the Xbox Game Pass catalog. Nevertheless, it is still full of many other equally interesting and entertaining options. Here is the non-exhaustive list of the rest of our suggestions in terms of shooters, which contains iconic franchises for some:
- Gears of War
- Plant vs. Zombies: Battle for Neighborville
- Star Wars Battlefront II
As a reminder, Xbox Game Pass is a subscription service offered by Microsoft on Xbox and PC. It is available at a price of €9.99 per month for standard access which gives you access to a large library of games that is regularly renewed. For €12.99, Xbox Game Pass Ultimate also gives you access to the cloud, Xbox Live Gold and the EA Play game library.