Players Will Get Xbox Cloud Gaming For Owned Games In 2024, Confirms Spencer


Xbox Cloud Gaming, Xbox Cloud Gaming for owned games, Xbox Cloud Gaming for all xbox games, Players Will Get Xbox Cloud Gaming For Owned Games In 2024 Confirms Spencer, xbox handheld
Players Will Get Xbox Cloud Gaming For Owned Games In 2024, Confirms Spencer

In a special episode of the official Xbox podcast last week, Microsoft CEO Phil Spencer and other senior gaming executives at the firm dropped some clues regarding the company’s future gaming endeavors. And now, when questioned about when players can expect to play their owned Xbox games through the cloud, Phil Spencer confidently stated, “This year.”

Players Will Get Xbox Cloud Gaming For Owned Games In 2024, Confirms Spencer

During the early stages of Xbox Cloud Gaming, Microsoft’s VP Kareem Choudhry had mentioned that players would gain the ability to play their owned games via the cloud in 2020. However, Microsoft is still actively working on bringing this feature to fruition. In a recent interaction with an Xbox user, Phil Spencer (Microsoft CEO), known for his community engagement while playing games, affirmed that Xbox users would be able to access their entire game catalog in the cloud later in 2024.

Responding to a query from Xbox user NASburg regarding the status of this feature,“Any word or update on being able to play my Owned Games on XCloud?” Spencer said, “Should be this year.” While this is four years later than the initially projected timeline, still, later is better than never. Moreover, Windows Central has also verified the authenticity of this discussion.

Nadella Seems To Confirm Xbox First Party Games Release On Multiple Platforms, Xbox, Xbox Games, Microsoft Might Release Xbox Games To PS5 And Nintendo Switch

Although Spencer did not delve into additional details on the matter, the feature is anticipated to be integrated into the Xbox Cloud Gaming service, granting gamers access to a vast array of well-known games across multiple platforms, including the web, PCs, Android devices, and even some latest model smart TVs.

This development holds significant importance for Xbox gamers who may wish to play games in the cloud through Xbox Game Pass Ultimate and continue playing them in the cloud even if they are removed from the service. In the US, the base Game Pass subscription starts at $9.99 a month; however, in order to access the cloud gaming function, you’ll probably need to subscribe to the “Ultimate” tier, which runs a cool $16.99 per month.

Microsoft had high hopes for Xbox Cloud Gaming, seeing it as the ideal avenue to extend core games to the vast mobile market. However, adoption has been slow. By the end of 2023, there will only be approximately 39.6 million paying cloud customers, according to Newzoo’s most recent report; but, by 2026, that number might increase to 85.1 million. Therefore, in order to play such games on the cloud, gamers everywhere will need to purchase a Ubisoft+ subscription.

Xbox Handheld Gaming Device (1)

Also, Microsoft has no immediate plans to leave the console industry, even in spite of expanding its cloud gaming service. Additionally, Spencer reassured fans that Xbox consoles will not disappear, stating that “hardware is a critical component” of the company’s operations and Sarah Bond teased the next-gen Xbox console, stating it will be “the largest technical leap you will have ever seen in a hardware generation.”.

For constant updates, keep following Gamevro.

Aamir has a great deal of experience writing about the video game industry. He has devoted many hours to discovering various game worlds, perfecting gaming mechanics, and researching current market trends because of his unrelenting passion for video games. Aamir enjoys exploring the world of tabletop gaming, going to gaming conventions, and interacting with the gaming community through streaming and content creation when he's not playing video games.


Far Cry 7, Far Cry 7 game, Far Cry 7 leak, Far Cry 7 villain, Cillian Murphy in Far Cry 7, Far Cry 7 Will Star Cillian Murphy As Villian Claims New Leaks

Far Cry 7 Will Star Cillian Murphy As Villian – New Leak Debunked

The Far Cry series has a history of featuring celebrities, and in the latest installment, Far Cry 6, Giancarlo Esposito took on the role...
Iron Man game, motive Iron Man game, ea Iron Man game, Black Panther game, ea Black Panther game, EA's Iron Man and Black Panther Games Will Be Open World Reveals Job Listings

EA’s Iron Man and Black Panther Games Will Be Open World Reveals Job Listings

According to the recent job postings by EA, Motive's upcoming Iron Man game will reportedly be an open-world title along with EA's Black Panther. While...
Kena Bridge of Spirits, Kena Bridge of Spirits Xbox version, Kena Bridge of Spirits Xbox release, Kena Bridge of Spirits Xbox Series X|S Version Will Be Coming Soon

Kena: Bridge of Spirits Xbox Version Will Be Coming Soon Reveals New Rating

Kena: Bridge of Spirits, although released in 2021, was initially limited to platforms like PS4, PS5, and PC. However, exciting news is on the...
Ghost of Tsushima, Ghost of Tsushima PC Port, Ghost of Tsushima PC version, Ghost of Tsushima PC game, Ghost of Tsushima PC Port release date, Ghost of Tsushima PC, Ghost of Tsushima PC Port Rumored To Be Announced On March 5

Ghost of Tsushima PC System Requirements and Release Date of May 16 Announced

A Ghost of Tsushima PC port was announced this week and is confirmed to be released on May 16, 2024, with several pre-order bonuses. UPDATE: 17/04/24 Ghost...