Xbox Game Pass January 2024 Wave 2 Games: A New Wave of Exciting Titles for Gamers

Microsoft’s Xbox Game Pass continues to expand its library, announcing an exhilarating second wave of games for January 2024. This latest addition brings a mix of genres, satisfying a wide range of gaming appetites.

Key Highlights:

  • Turnip Boy Robs a Bank: Available on January 18; a quirky adventure with Turnip Boy in a heist setup.
  • F1 23: Launching on January 18; a high-octane racing experience for driving enthusiasts.
  • Palworld: Releasing on January 19; an open-world adventure with over 100 creatures to capture and explore.
  • Go Mecha Ball: Coming on January 25; a twin-stick shooter with roguelike elements and pinball-style mechanics.
  • Brotato: Arriving on January 30; a top-down roguelite shooter where players control a potato character.
  • Persona 3 Reload: Scheduled for February 2; a reimagining of the classic RPG, offering a unique blend of life simulation and dungeon crawling.
  • Anuchard: Set for February 6; an action RPG where players restore a fallen kingdom.

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A Diverse Range of Gaming Experiences

Turnip Boy Robs a Bank

Launching on January 18, “Turnip Boy Robs a Bank” brings back the beloved character in a new adventure. Teaming up with the Pickled Gang, players will engage in a peculiar heist, navigating through the vaults of Botanical Bank.

F1 23

“F1 23,” releasing on the same day, invites players to test their driving skills in the official game of the 2023 FIA Formula One World Championship.


Scheduled for January 19, “Palworld” is an open-world game where players can discover and capture over 100 creatures, build bases, and automate production lines using their Pals.

Go Mecha Ball

Coming on January 25, “Go Mecha Ball” mixes twin-stick shooting with roguelike progression and pinball physics, offering a unique arcade-style experience.


Arriving on January 30, “Brotato” is a top-down shooter where players control a potato character, fighting off alien hordes with a variety of weapons and traits.

Persona 3 Reload

“Persona 3 Reload,” launching on February 2, revives the classic RPG for modern audiences, blending life simulation and dungeon crawling in a story about the hidden hour between one day and the next.


Finally, “Anuchard,” set for February 6, tasks players with restoring a fallen kingdom using the magical Audros Bell, battling monsters, and solving puzzles along the way.

Action and Roguelike Elements

  • Go Mecha Ball: Coming on January 25, this game combines twin-stick shooting with roguelike mechanics, set in an arcade-style environment.
  • Brotato: Scheduled for January 30, this top-down shooter challenges players to survive alien hordes using various weapons and skills.

RPG and Revival of Classics

  • Persona 3 Reload: Launching on February 2, this reimagined RPG allows players to explore a hidden hour between days, blending life simulation with dungeon crawling.
  • Anuchard: Set for February 6, this action RPG revolves around restoring a kingdom, featuring combat, puzzles, and an engaging storyline.

Additional Content and Perks

  • DLCs and Game Updates: The update includes DLCs like “Dead By Daylight: Alan Wake” and exclusive Game Pass Ultimate perks.
  • Leaving Soon: Titles like “Hitman: World of Assassination” will be leaving the Game Pass library, urging players to explore them before they’re gone.

This wave of Xbox Game Pass games offers something for everyone, from high-speed racing in “F1 23” to the nostalgic journey of “Persona 3 Reload.” With a mix of new titles and revivals of classic games, Xbox Game Pass continues to be a treasure trove for gamers.