Game Pass adds touch controls to two games via Xbox Cloud Gaming


Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members can now play another two games with touch controls via Xbox Cloud Gaming, with one offering five “custom touch control layouts.”

Microsoft has announced the next games to receive touch controls via Xbox Cloud Gaming for Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members. Granted, there are only two offerings this month, but one is offering five different layouts. Both of these titles can of course be played using a controller as well.

New games that support Xbox Touch Controls

Xbox Cloud Gaming can be accessed via your Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One consoles, the Xbox app on Windows PC, the Xbox Game Pass app on Android devices, and on iOS devices and Windows PC with an Xbox Game Pass Ultimate membership. Here are the two newest touch-control-compatible games:

Slime Rancher 2 is available to play with Xbox Cloud Gaming and touch controls now, while you still need to wait to take Persona 5 Royal for a spin as it doesn’t join the service until October 21st. Persona will offer five “unique custom touch control layouts that change depending on in-game scenarios.”

Alongside this news, Microsoft also announced a number of games set to leave the service, as well as plenty of titles joining Xbox Game Pass soon. If you’d like a view of what’s coming to Game Pass through the rest of 2022 and 2023, we have a list of the tiles currently announced for the service.

Will you be taking either of these games for a spin? Let us know which one you think will work best with touch controls below!

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