As Microsoft prepares to make the transition across to the next-generation of Xbox gaming, it's been making some subtle changes to its brand.

Even on social media, it's mixing things up - with the official Xbox Game Pass Twitter account earlier today revealing how Game Pass was trying out a new look:

As you can see, it's dropped the word "Xbox" from the Game Pass branding, and is now just the Xbox logo. The Verge senior editor, Tom Warren, followed this up with the following tweet including a few images of this new look (see above and below):

Microsoft makes its new Xbox Game Pass branding official. Just “Game Pass” with the Xbox logo

What do you think of this new look for Xbox Game Pass? Do you think the logo without the word "Xbox" on display is a good move? Share your thoughts down below.

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