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PlayStation Plus Subscription

These games are free on PlayStation 5 when you subscribe to PlayStation Plus. This subscription also enables you to play games online, offers two free games each month and grants discounts on games, add-ons and pre-orders. PlayStation Plus also enables you to backup your progress to the cloud.

  • PlayStation Plus costs £6.99/month

With PlayStation Plus you can also share your games in more ways with friends and family:
  • Screen Share – Let's someone in another place watch your game on their PlayStation. PlayStation Plus is not required for either party
  • Pass the Controller – Let's someone in another place take turns on a game you own, without owning the game themselves. PlayStation Plus is required for the host, but not for the guest
  • Playing Together – Let's you play local co-op or split screen games with someone in another place who has a PlayStation. PlayStation Plus is required for both players

If you own a PlayStation 5, subscribing to PlayStation Plus also grants access to more free games via the PlayStation Plus Collection.

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DetailsGames on Subscription

PEGI Ratings: PEGI 3+ to PEGI 18+
ESRB Ratings: ESRB EVERYONE to ESRB MATURE 17+
Release dates: 2015 - 2021
Platforms: PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5
Genres: Action, Adventure, Creative, Fighting, Narrative, Open World, Platform, Puzzle, Role-Playing, Shooting, Simulation, Sports and Strategy
Total Likes: 168
Free Games: 9
Discounted Games: 4
 

 

Destruction AllStars

Rating: PEGI 12+

Release Date: 02/02/2021

Price: Free

Platforms: PlayStation 5

Genres: Action, Fighting and Sports

Accessibilty: 18 features

Developer: @LucidGamesLtd

Players: You can play this with 16 players online

Destruction AllStars is a futuristic combat-destruction sports game. You compete in teams in a destruction derby arena battle and slam into other players' cars to disable them. It's Robot Wars and Battle Bots in style complete with special weapons and...

Stranded Deep

Rating: PEGI 16+

Release Date: 21/04/2015, updated in 2020

Price: Free

Platforms: Mac, PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One

Genres: Action, Creative, Open World, Simulation and Strategy

Developer: @BeamTeamGames

Players: This is a single player game

Stranded Deep is a survival game set in the Pacific Ocean. Taking a cue from films like Cast Away, you survive a plane crash and face life-threatening scenarios in a large open world. As the weather and time of day changes with the hours, you explore...

Final Fantasy VII Remake

Rating: PEGI 16+

Release Date: 10/04/2020

Price: Free

Platforms: PlayStation 4

Genres: Action, Narrative and Role-Playing

Accessibilty: 16 features

Developer: @SquareEnix

Players: This is a single player game

Final Fantasy VII Remake is an action role-playing game set in a decaying cyberpunk metropolis. It is the first in a series of games that remake the 1997 PlayStation game Final Fantasy VII. You play the role of a mercenary named Cloud Strife who joins...

Unravel (Series)

Rating: PEGI 7+

Release Date: 09/02/2016, updated in 2018

Price: Free

Platforms: Mac, Nintendo Switch, PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One

Genres: Action, Adventure, Narrative, Platform and Puzzle

Developer: @ColdwoodGame

Players: This is a single player game

Unravel and the two-player Unravel Two are a pair of jumping and swinging platform games where you control a character made out of wool. As well as making him look super cute, the wool is used to swing around and interact with objects.

Maquette

Rating: PEGI 3+

Release Date: 02/03/2021

Price: Free

Platforms: PC, PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5

Genres: Puzzle and Simulation

Developer: @MaquetteGame

Players: This is a single player game

Maquette is a puzzle game played in a series of nested identical worlds. What you do in the larger world effects things in the smaller one, and so on. Every building, plant, and object are simultaneously tiny and staggeringly huge.

Battlefield (Series)

Rating: PEGI 16+

Release Date: 19/10/2018

Price: Free

Platforms: PC, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One

Genres: Action, Fighting and Shooting

Developer: @EA_DICE

Players: You can play this with 64 players online

Battlefield V is the latest in a series of first-person shooting games set in various locations, such as Norway, France and Germany, during World War II. Like Call of Duty this aims to recreate the adrenaline, excitement and...

Horizon Zero Dawn

Rating: PEGI 16+

Release Date: 01/03/2017

Price: Free

Platforms: PC and PlayStation 4

Genres: Action, Adventure, Fighting, Narrative, Open World and Shooting

Accessibilty: 30 features

Developer: @Guerrilla

Players: This is a single player game

Horizon Zero Dawn, and the follow-up game Horizon Forbidden West, has a post-apocalyptic feel familiar from movies like Planet of the Apes. It plunges you into an overgrown landscape with now-crumbling remnants of modern life where animalistic machines...

Days Gone

Rating: PEGI 18+

Release Date: 26/04/2019

Price: Free

Platforms: PlayStation 4

Genres: Action, Adventure, Fighting, Open World, Role-Playing, Shooting and Simulation

Developer: @BendStudio

Players: This is a single player game

Days Gone is a survival adventure game set in a post-pandemic Oregon. You roam an open world pulsing with life (and zombies). It's unusual for its scale and sheer number of enemies. Add to that the changing light and weather and Days Gone creates a...

Life Is Strange (Series)

Rating: PEGI 18+

Release Date: 19/01/2016

Price: Free

Platforms: Android, PC, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One and iOS

Genres: Adventure, Narrative, Puzzle and Role-Playing

Accessibilty: 18 features

Developer: @DONTNOD_Ent

Players: This is a single player game

This is a click/tap-to-move adventure where you play a student at high school in a sleepy American town. Despite the idyllic setting, you have a foreboding premonition of a disastrous storm. Along with this prophetic vision, you discover the ability to...

Rainswept

Rating: PEGI 18+

Release Date: 01/02/2019

Price: 50% off

Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One

Genres: Adventure and Narrative

Developer: @frostwood_int

Players: This is a single player game

Rainswept is an adventure game where you investigate a murder with the themes of love, relationships and unresolved trauma.

Space Crew

Rating: PEGI 7+

Release Date: 15/10/2020

Price: 20% off

Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One

Genres: Action, Adventure, Shooting, Simulation and Strategy

Accessibilty: 14 features

Developer: @CurveDigital

Players: This is a single player game

Space Crew is a strategy game where you use a team of characters to control a spaceship and explore the galaxy. Unlike other space flight games, you don't directly control your craft but get your crew to look after different aspects of the mission. It's...

Subnautica (Series)

Rating: PEGI 7+

Release Date: 11/04/2016, updated in 2018

Price: 10% off

Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One

Genres: Action, Adventure, Open World, Simulation and Strategy

Accessibilty: 14 features

Developer: @UnknownWorlds

Players: This is a single player game

Dive into an underwater ocean on an alien planet and collect the resources you need to establish a base and survive. There’s an open and immersive watery world to discover as you construct tools, bases and submersibles, and interact with wildlife....

Deathloop

Rating: PEGI 18+

Release Date: 21/05/2021

Price: 10% off

Platforms: PC and PlayStation 5

Genres: Action, Fighting, Open World and Shooting

Developer: @ArkaneStudios

Players: This is a single player game

Deathloop is a shooting game where you play an assassin stuck in a time loop. You wake on a beach while residents of Blackreef island have gathered for a party that seemingly lasts forever. At the end of each night time resets and starts again.


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