Sometimes, we just don’t have time to play games. Life can become a whirlwind of working, cooking, seeing friends, and dozens of other overwhelming activities that make spending 20 hours inside a digital world seem frivolous. Thankfully, some developers not only understand this dilemma, but create games around it.

That’s right, I’m talking about short games. Those ones that mimic the infamous tweet: “i want shorter games with worse graphics made by people who are paid more to work less and i’m not kidding.” Being bite-sized doesn’t mean the developers put in any less time or effort in these experiences; oftentimes their smaller nature allows for a final product that’s more consistent and polished than games that try to do more.

Luckily for everyone, the deep line-up within Xbox Game Pass doesn’t just include the latest Halo and Forza Horizon games, but a few hidden gems that you can spend an afternoon conquering. So put down Horizon Forbidden West