You Plan to Use Game Pass & EA Access
In addition to buying games digitally, you can subscribe to services that offer up access to digital games and that even include discounts on new games digitally.
The Xbox Game Pass ands EA Access subscription services allow you to play a ton of full video games through Digital downloads without a disk. If you plan to buy this model, you may want to invest in both since EA Access includes a 10% discount on digital EA games that you buy.
With EA Access you get full versions of Madden, FIFA, NHL, NBA Live, Star Wars: Battlefront II, UFC 3, Battlefield 1 and many others. These are the current versions of sports games, and you can get a discount on Madden 20 and other EA games when they come out this fall, plus a free 10 hour trial of new EA games before the release. Get EA Access for $29.99 for a year.
The Xbox Game Pass service includes access to tons of Xbox games. You get the full versions of games like Crackdown 3, Just Cause 4, Forza Horizon 4, Forza Horizon 3, Prey, Minecraft, Sea of Thieves and many others. This subscription lets you digitally download a ton of games and many of them also work with Xbox Play Anywhere. Buy Xbox Game Pass for $59.99 for half a year.
There is a new version coming called Xbox Game Pass Ultimate which is $19.99 a month with Game Pass and Xbox Live Gold. This will debut when the XBox One S All Digital arrives in May.
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