Baldur’s Gate 1 And 2 Might Finally Be Coming To Xbox Game Pass

A notification from the Xbox Game Pass app has hinted at the arrival of these two games to the subscription service.

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  • Xbox Game Pass app notification suggests Baldur’s Gate 1 and 2 might be coming to the subscription service soon.
  • A similar notification was sent out earlier in August 2023.
  • It appears that the notification sent out in August 2023 was by mistake.

An Xbox Game Pass app notification has seemingly confirmed that Baldur’s Gate 1 and 2 might finally be coming to the subscription service. Note that a similar notification was sent out earlier in August 2023, which might’ve been a mistake, as pointed out by Twitter/X user Idle Sloth. If Baldur’s Gate 1 and 2 are really coming to Xbox Game Pass, we might see an official announcement soon.

https://twitter.com/IdleSloth84_/status/1742485972967620810

It has happened multiple times that Xbox Game Pass app notification has given away many upcoming titles to the subscription service long before any official announcement. However, it should also be taken into account that sometimes, these notifications are sent out by mistake. But, in the case of Baldur’s Gate 1 and 2, it appears that these games might finally be coming to Xbox Game Pass soon.

Baldur's Gate 1 Enhanced Edition.
Baldur’s Gate 1 Enhanced Edition.

In December, Larian Studio’s founder Sven Vincke confirmed in an interview with IGN that Game of the Year 2023 winner Baldur’s Gate 3 won’t be coming to Xbox Game Pass. According to Larian’s founder, they had made a big game without any micro-transactions. He also clarified that “you get what you pay for” and “this is what allows us to continue making games.”

Sven Vincke speaks about Baldur's Gate 3 coming to Xbox Game Pass during an interview with IGN.
Sven Vincke speaks about Baldur’s Gate 3 coming to Xbox Game Pass during an interview with IGN.

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Baldur’s Gate 1 was released in 1998, while Baldur’s Gate 2: Shadows of Amn was launched in 2000. Both games later received remasters in 2012 and 2013, respectively. Meanwhile, Baldur’s Gate 3 was launched in August 2023 and went on to become a masterpiece praised by all. eXputer has rated the DnD-inspired RPG a 5/5 and termed it one of the greatest RPGs of all time.

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