On the same day, The Anacrusis will come to console and PC. Also coming to Steam, it’s a colourful four-person co-op shooter set on a starship infested with alien hordes. Before all of those are three games available right now. There’s the BAFTA award-winning puzzle game Gorogoa; Devolver Digital’s Faraday adventure Olija; and 2.5D puzzler The Pedestrian. All are available across PC, console and cloud.
This month’s Xbox Game Pass titles include Mass Effect: Legendary Edition. On January 6th, the sci-fi trilogy remaster will be released on console and PC (through EA Play), and will include all three games as well as DLC. Space lovers will also be pleased to learn that the time loop game Outer Wilds will be released on January 6th for PC, console, and cloud. Following these two, Spelunky 2 will be released on January 13th (console and PC). The sequel to the famous roguelike platformer, it introduces a slew of new features to the game’s randomly created tunnels.
This month also sees some DLC for Minecraft, as well as Xbox Game Pass Ultimate Perks for Apex Legends and Phantasy Star Online 2 New Genesis. Leaving the service on 15th January are Desperados 3, Ghost of a Tale, Kingdom Hearts 3, Mount & Blade: Warband, Pandemic, and Yiik: A Postmodern RPG.