Windows 10: Xbox games bought also being available in store on windows 10? Solved

  1.    17 Dec 2017 #1

    Xbox games bought also being available in store on windows 10?

    Not that I would use the store for games intentionally as prefer proper clients like origin or steam. But I was curious about how games bought on the Xbox one digitally translate to windows 10. For example, I bought cuphead a while back on the Xbox. I was surprised when I was on my pc later on to see I could also download cuphead on my windows 10 machine. So that was kind of cool, one purchase but available on two platforms. Does that work the same for most/all games bought on Xbox one? So if I was to go on my Xbox one and buy battlefront 2 digitally will it be available on my windows 10 machine to download through the store app. My guess is only certain games are supported in this way

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       17 Dec 2017 #2

    Cuphead is part of a program called Play Anywhere. Games that are in that program that are bought on Xbox One can also be played on Windows 10 PCs (at no extra cost) and vice versa. Here's more info on the program, along with the list of games that are currently part of it:
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  3.    17 Dec 2017 #3

    Ah ok, understood. Thank you
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       17 Dec 2017 #4

    Scottyboy99 said: View Post
    Ah ok, understood. Thank you
    No problem, man. Enjoy Cuphead. It's a fun, but difficult, game.
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