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Is Psychonauts 2 Coming to Xbox Game Pass?

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Is Double Fine's quirky sequel, Psychonauts 2, coming to Xbox Game Pass?

Psychonauts 2 is the anticipated sequel to the 2005 release, Psychonauts. The first game, while not a commercial success, developed a cult-following thanks to it's unique characters and style. Fans frequently requested a follow-up game and, in 2015, Double Fine announced they were working on a sequel. Now, in 2021, we're only a few days away from Psychonauts 2's release on Aug. 25.

Is Psychonauts 2 Coming to Xbox Game Pass?

With a planned release on Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, and PC, Psychonauts 2 is also confirmed to be a day one release on Xbox Game Pass. Subscribers to the service can access the game immediately on release at no extra cost.

It seems that fans can expect much of what they enjoyed from the first game to be present in the sequel. Players control Raz, a young psychic who has joined the international psychic espionage organization - Psychonauts. Now, the organization appears to have a mole and it's up to Raz to uncover the deceit. The adventure platformer aims to combine a creative story with imaginative worlds and is set to pick up exactly where the previous game left off.

Psychonauts 2 will be available on Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PC and will be accessible via Xbox Game Pass on Aug. 25.