Google has expanded the reach of Play Pass, an Android game subscription service that follows the Apple Arcade model. Recently, the firm announced that the platform is now available in 24 more countries, but Brazil has not yet been covered.
Announced in September last year, the Play Pass was initially launched in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Germany, France, Italy, Spain, Ireland, New Zealand and Australia. The list of new countries that received the service brings several nations from Europe, including Portugal.
More fun in more places! ?? Google Play Pass is now available in 24 new countries! Say “yes” to hundreds of games and “no” to ads & in-app purchases. Get started: https://t.co/H6GOFinJrI #PlayPass pic.twitter.com/HffqPMmBtn
– Google Play (@GooglePlay) October 1, 2020
Check out the full list of new countries that can use the Google Play Pass below:
- Czech Republic
How does the Google Play Pass work?
Similar to services like Apple Arcade and Xbox Game Pass, Play Pass features a selection of premium apps and games that can be downloaded for a fixed monthly price. In all, the service has more than 350 apps available for download.
Play Pass brings together a selection of premium apps on a monthly subscriptionSource: Tech Next
In addition to bringing games like Stardew Valley and Limbo, the service also has apps such as Podcast Republic, ArtFlow and Cross DJ Pro with free download for subscribers. In the United States, the service costs US $ 4.99 per month, about R $ 28 in direct conversion.
So far, Google has not given a prediction of when the Play Pass will be officially launched in Brazil.