PlayStation Plus News


How PlayStation Plus helped Thomas Was Alone creator

By Steve Watts, Jul 12, 2013 3:00pm PDT

Thomas Was Alone creator Mike Bithell says that the recent Plus promotion that discounted his game for the PlayStation 3 and Vita launch had a big impact on sales, and gave him much more name recognition going into his follow-up project.


Battlefield 3 and Jet Set Radio join PlayStation Plus in July

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 01, 2013 2:38pm PDT

A new month means new additions to the PlayStation Plus Instant Game Collection. Headlining offerings for July are Battlefield 3 and Jet Set Radio....


"Wow, Jet Set Radio and Metal Slug XX were things I was planing to buy anyway. That just saved me ..."

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PlayStation Network 'Summer Blast' sale announced

By Steve Watts, Jul 01, 2013 7:30am PDT

The PlayStation Network "Summer Blast" sale is kicking off tomorrow, offering large discounts on a wide variety of games.


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DriveClub for PlayStation Plus to include all features, but limited content

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 16, 2013 8:00am PDT

What's included in the PlayStation Plus version of DriveClub?


"It would be neat if PS Eye came with a neat family minigame bundle at no cost. "

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PlayStation Plus for PS4 multiplayer to fund service improvements

By Steve Watts, Jun 13, 2013 8:30am PDT

PlayStation Plus will be required to play PS4 games online, but Sony says this will help the company "continue to invest" to "expand and improve these online features."


"While it's a shame they had to go this route, I like that they seem to be going as reasonable as ..."

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PS4 online multiplayer to require PS Plus subscription

By John Keefer, Jun 10, 2013 9:02pm PDT

Playing online multiplayer on the PlayStation 4 is going to require players to have a PlayStation Plus subscription, according to the fine print in...


"They should really make people want to get PS+ by adding value, not by taking away ..."

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PlayStation Plus Instant Game Collection coming to PS4

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 10, 2013 7:56pm PDT

The PlayStation Plus Instant Game Collection will be coming to PS4 and will include a special PS+ edition of DriveClub, among other goodies.


Uncharted 3, XCOM join PlayStation Plus next week

By Steve Watts, Jun 07, 2013 8:45am PDT

The PlayStation Plus line-up will be adding Uncharted 3, XCOM: Enemy Unknown, and LittleBigPlanet Karting next week.


"Sony is really playing their cards right these days. This, along with "The Last of Us" ..."

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Deus Ex: Human Revolution and Saints Row 3 join PlayStation Plus in June

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 03, 2013 9:30am PDT

The PlayStation Plus Instant Game Collection adds quite a number of high-profile games this month, including Deus Ex and Saints Row 3.


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Sleeping Dogs, BlazBlue join PlayStation Plus in May

By Steve Watts, May 03, 2013 12:15pm PDT

Sony has announced the games joining PlayStation Plus' Instant Game Collection in May: Sleeping Dogs, Pinball Arcade, Knytt Underground, and BlazBlue: Continuum Shift Extend.


"Man I'm a pc man all the way and even I'm envious of these sweet PS+ deals."

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Demon's Souls headlines PlayStation Plus line-up for April

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 02, 2013 1:30pm PDT

Before Dark Souls became a massive success, From Software released Demon's Souls--its bone-crushingly difficult predecessor. PlayStation Plus members will be able to grab it later today as part of this month's update to the Instant Game Collection.


"d'oh, I should've known that. Sorry. Been a 360 user for years. Only picked up a PS3 last ..."

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PlayStation Plus members get free movies via EPIX app

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 02, 2013 11:30am PDT

While PlayStation Plus subscribers have regularly enjoyed free games through Sony's Instant Game Collection, they'll soon be able to get free movies as well.


"will the movies be available if and when a plus subscription expires, unlike the freebie games?"

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Spec Ops: The Line joins PlayStation Plus collection, March line-up detailed

By Steve Watts, Mar 04, 2013 11:45am PST

The PlayStation Plus "Instant Game Collection" will add Spec Ops: The Line tomorrow, and has outlined other games coming in March: Joe Danger 2, The Cave, Disagaea 3: Absence of Detention, and Tekken 6 PSP.


"Is this US only, or Worldwide? Europe seem to be getting Mass Effect 3, Joe Danger 2, DOA5 and a ..."

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Vanquish and Mega Man X join PlayStation Plus Instant Collection

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 18, 2013 10:05am PST

PlayStation Plus members will be able to download Vanquish, a DUST 514 "Starter Pack," and Mega Man Maverick Hunter X this week.


"maverick hunter x was really great. i wish they would redo the other X games, at least up to ..."

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Guardians of Middle-earth joins PlayStation Plus library tomorrow

By Steve Watts, Feb 04, 2013 9:35am PST

Tomorrow's PlayStation Plus update will provide Guardians of Middle-earth for free, along with discounts to Karateka, Big Sky Infinity, and Knytt Underground.