Google’s Play Pass Subscription is Now Available in the UK

Google’s Play Pass Subscription is Now Available in the UK

It’s all about subscriptions these days, with pretty much everything now coming with some sort of subscription that stops you from just buying things outright. Google got into that business last year with the launch of the Google Play Pass, and now that pass has left the US to arrive in other countries around the world – including the UK.

Play Pass is a lot like Apple Arcade, in that you subscribe to a continually updating catalogue of games and get access to everything in them without the worry of ads or in-app purchases trying to fleece you out of your life savings.

There’s not much more to it than that, because it’s a pretty simple idea. The subscription if going to cost you £5 a month or £30 a year, with the option to share it with five other family members. Obviously the annual subscription is a much better deal, since you’re paying half the overall amount, so I’d go for that option if you can. There is a free trial month too, so you’re not handing over all your money to something that you might not like.

To sign up you need to head to Google Play on your Android device, hit the menu button, then select Play Pass if it’s already there. If it’s not, you just need to be patient and wait for it to roll out some more. [Google]

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