Best Xbox Game Pass Games For Quick, Easy Achievements

What are the best Xbox Game Pass Games for earning quick and easy achievements in 2022?

Microsoft's Xbox Game Pass service is on fire these days with a steady stream of AAA big-hitters and excellent indie titles being released on an almost weekly basis. There are, quite literally, too many good games to play on there right now!

Of course, having a regular influx of excellent games to play is more than enough reason to sign up to the service, but we're also big fans of using the huge catalogue of titles it gives us access to in order to net some quick and easy achievements and bump up our Xbox Gamerscores and Microsoft Rewards points.

There are loads of games on Xbox Game Pass that'll net you a cool 1000 Gamerscore in short order, and all without testing your patience with tricky achievements. Below we've put together a quick guide to some of the quickest of the bunch, with each of the 17 games in our list clocking in at under four hours, so you can get stuck in and start racking up those all-important points in no time.

Each entry below will net you 1000 Gamerscore and we've also noted the approximate length for every game included and linked to achievement walkthroughs in order to help you should you need it!

So, let's take a look at some of the best Xbox Game Pass games for quick and easy achievements.

Best Xbox Game Pass Games For Quick And Easy Achievements

12 Minutes

TWELVE MINUTES is a real-time top-down interactive thriller with an accessible click and drag interface. Featuring James McAvoy, Daisy Ridley, and Willem Dafoe. What should be a romantic evening with your wife turns into a nightmare when a police detective breaks into your home, accuses your wife of murder and beats you to death...

  • Completion Time: 2-3hrs
  • Achievements: 12

DEEER Simulator: Your Average Everyday Deer Game

DEEEER Simulator is a game in which you take on the role of your average, everyday deer. Use your stretchy neck, your stabby horns, and everything a deer has in its arsenal to tear through the city.

  • Completion Time: 1- 2hrs
  • Achievements: 17

Donut County

Donut County is a story-based physics puzzle game where you play as an ever-growing hole in the ground. Meet cute characters, steal their trash, and throw them in a hole.

  • Completion Time: 1-2hrs
  • Achievements: 20


Fight against demons in your crusade to hunt down the Mother of Demons and stop Hell's invasion. As you battle through more than 30 action-packed levels, be on the lookout for enhanced weapons and secrets to help you put an end to the demonic threat.

  • Completion Time: 1-2hrs
  • Achievements: 10

Day of the Tentacle Remastered

Originally released by LucasArts in 1993 as a sequel to Ron Gilbert’s ground breaking Maniac Mansion, Day of the Tentacle is a mind-bending, time travel, cartoon puzzle adventure game in which three unlikely friends work together to prevent an evil mutated purple tentacle from taking over the world!

Now, over twenty years later, Day of the Tentacle is back in a remastered edition that features all new hand-drawn, high resolution artwork, with remastered audio, music and sound effects (which the original 90s marketing blurb described as ‘zany!’)

  • Completion Time: 2-3hrs
  • Achievements: 58

Full Throttle Remastered

Originally released by LucasArts in 1995, Full Throttle is a classic graphic adventure game from industry legend Tim Schafer, telling the story of Ben Throttle; butt-kicking leader of biker gang the Polecats, who gets caught up in a tale of Motorcycles, Mayhem and Murder.

  • Completion Time: 2-3hrs
  • Achievements: 40

Gang Beasts

Gang Beasts is a silly multiplayer party game with surly gelatinous characters, brutal slapstick fight sequences, and absurd hazardous environments, set in the mean streets of Beef City.

  • Completion Time: 1-2hrs
  • Achievements: 19

Genesis Noir

A noir adventure spanning time and space. When a love triangle between cosmic beings becomes a bitter confrontation, you'll witness a gunshot fired by a jealous god—otherwise known as The Big Bang. Jump into the expanding universe and search for a way to destroy creation and save your love.

  • Completion Time: 3-4hrs
  • Achievements: 14


Gorogoa is an elegant evolution of the puzzle genre, told through a beautifully hand-drawn story designed and illustrated by Jason Roberts. Winner of Debut Game at the 2018 BAFTA Games Awards, as well as Best Mobile Game and the Innovation Award at the GDC 2018 Choice Awards.

  • Completion Time: 1-2hrs
  • Achievements: 11

NHL 94 Rewind

EA SPORTS™ is throwing it back with NHL® 94 Rewind. It’s today’s teams and today’s rosters with controls and graphics from 1994. Relive one of the greatest hockey video games of all time with your favorite clubs and stars of today.

  • Completion Time: 2-3 hrs
  • Achievements: 11

Rubber Bandits

Rubber Bandits is a criminally fun multiplayer party game for up to 4 players. With 3 action-packed game modes, players steal, brawl, and dash to the finish line with the most loot to win!

Completion Time: 1-2hrs

Achievements: 19

Space Warlord Organ Trading Simulator

Buy, sell, and trade organs in a strange and evolving universe. Dive into the quivering innards of alien capitalism in the sci-fi body horror market tycoon game you didn't know you needed.

  • Completion Time: 2-3hrs
  • Achievements: 15

The Artful Escape

A teenage guitar prodigy sets out on a psychedelic journey to inspire his stage persona and confront the legacy of a dead folk legend. Starring voice performances by Michael Johnston, Caroline Kinley, Lena Headey, Jason Schwartzman, Mark Strong, and Carl Weathers.

  • Completion Time: 3-4hrs
  • Achievements: 12

The Pedestrian

The Pedestrian is a 2.5D side scrolling puzzle platformer. You are The Pedestrian! Enter into a dynamic 3D world with stunning graphics and challenging puzzles. You play by rearranging and reconnecting public signs in order to explore and advance through each engaging environment.

  • Completion Time: 2-3hrs
  • Achievements: 10

The Procession to Calvary

Pilfer from pirates, conspire with cardinals and perform miracles with an incompetent magician. The Procession to Calvary is a Pythonesque adventure game made from Renaissance paintings, and a spiritual successor to the critically acclaimed Four Last Things.

Completion Time: 1-2hrs

Achievements: 21

The Walking Dead: Michonne

The Walking Dead: Michonne - A Telltale Miniseries stars the iconic, blade-wielding character from Robert Kirkman's best-selling comic books. Haunted by her past, and coping with unimaginable loss and regret, the story explores Michonne's absence between issues #126 and #139 of the comic book.

Completion Time: 2-3 hours

Achievements: 21


Build quaint island towns with curvy streets, small hamlets, soaring cathedrals, canal networks, or sky cities on stilts. Build the town your dreams, block by block. No goal. No real gameplay. Just plenty of building and plenty of beauty. That's it. Townscaper is an experimental passion project. More of a toy than a game. Pick colors from the palette, plop down colored blocks of houses on the irregular grid, and watch Townscaper's underlying algorithm automatically turn those blocks into cute little houses, arches, stairways, bridges, and lush backyards, depending on their configuration.

  • Completion Time: 0-1hr
  • Achievements: 10


Unpacking is a game about the familiar experience of pulling possessions out of boxes and fitting them into a new home. Part block-fitting puzzle, part home decoration, you are invited to create a satisfying living space while learning clues about the life you’re unpacking. Over the course of eight house moves, you are given a chance to experience a sense of intimacy with a character you never see and a story you’re never told.

  • Completion Time: 1-2hrs
  • Achievements: 25

What Remains of Edith Finch

What Remains of Edith Finch is a collection of strange tales about a family in Washington state. As Edith, you’ll explore the colossal Finch house, searching for stories as she explores her family history and tries to figure out why she's the last one in her family left alive.

  • Completion Time: 2-3hrs
  • Achievements: 10

Know any more Xbox Game Pass games that net you quick and easy achievements to boost your Gamerscore? Let us know in the comments!