Backbone App

All your games in one place

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1 year of free Backbone+
included with purchase

Play almost any game anywhere

Play almost any game anywhere
Play console exclusives like Halo: Master Chief Collection without owning one with Xbox Game Pass.
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SteamStadiaNVIDIA GeForce NowAmazon Luna
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You can also play games on your phone from the Xbox, PlayStation, or PC you have with remote play.

Exclusive perks

Exclusive perks
Backbone users get 3 months free of Xbox Game Pass, exclusive perks, and in-game items.
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Get 3 months free of Game Pass with Backbone ($45 value).
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Get 2 months free of Stadia Pro with Backbone ($20 value).
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Free in-game items and other Backbone exclusive perks.

Find new games to play

Find new games to play
Personalized recommendations to find your next favorite game.
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Squad up

Squad up
Voice chat and multiplayer lobbies makes playing with friends or strangers seamless across games.
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Capture, edit, share

Capture, edit, share
With features like flashback recording, clip editing, and more, never miss a moment.
  • 🎥Press the Capture button to record, edit, and share gameplay
  • ⚙️Machine-learning powered highlights editing
  • 💾Unlimited cloud storage
  • Last 15 seconds recording and bookmark support
  • 📺1080p 60fps recording on iOS 15

Play on any screen

Play on any screen
Use your Backbone One controller with any USB-C device, including iPad and PC.
Halo: The Master Chief Collection gameplay
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Get notified when it’s game time

Get notified when it’s game time
Get notified when your friends are free to game.
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Discover what’s new

Discover what’s new
View gameplay directly from the community, and discover the next big thing.
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Stream To Twitch

Stream To Twitch
Go live in one tap, and share your skills with the world.
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Gaming Mode

Gaming Mode

Gaming Mode
Never let another notification interrupt your gametime. Backbone integrates with iOS 15's Gaming Mode, which intelligently hides unimportant notifications while your Backbone is connected, so you don't get pulled out of the experience.
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In case you missed anything
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