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Talking Point: What October PlayStation Plus Games Do You Want?

What October PlayStation Plus Games Do You Want?

Free the freebies

The price has gone up in North America, but few could be disappointed with September 2016's selection of free PlayStation Plus games. Between the excellent Journey and the agreeable Lords of the Fallen, the PlayStation 4 alone played host to two really worthwhile downloads last time out. But now it's time to starting thinking...

Reminder: PlayStation Plus Prices Increase in North America Tomorrow

PlayStation Plus Prices Increase in North America Tomorrow

You've been warned

A friendly reminder for all of you with active PlayStation Plus subscriptions: the price of the service will increase in the United States and Canada starting tomorrow. You won't be charged any extra money until your membership lapses, but we figured that it was worth positing a subtle reminder should you be due to be charged...

News: You Can Download Your September PlayStation Plus Games Now

You Can Download Your September PlayStation Plus Games Now

Journey and Lords of the Fallen go live

Better check how much room you've got left on your hard drive, because September's PlayStation Plus selection is now live in Europe. We assume that those of you in North America will have to wait a few hours yet. Just in case you're not up to speed, September's offering includes the impeccable Journey and...

News: PlayStation Plus' September Freebies Include Journey, Lords of the Fallen on PS4

PlayStation Plus' September Freebies Include Journey, Lords of the Fallen on PS4

Prince of Persia! Amnesia: Memories! More!

There was a lot riding on September's PlayStation Plus selection following the recent price hike, but dare we say that Sony's delivered? The lineup includes Journey and Lords of the Fallen on the PlayStation 4 – one of the greatest games ever made and a well regarded Souls clone. That's a strong...

News: PlayStation Plus Not Required for Free Battlefield 1 Beta

PlayStation Plus Not Required for Free Battlefield 1 Beta

EA-very little helps

You won't need a PlayStation Plus subscription to give Battlefield 1 a spin this week. The free beta's set to deploy on 31st August for everyone, with Battlefield Insider members unlocking early access as we type. And with the server stress test imminent, EA has tweeted out that you won't need an active subscription in order...

Talking Point: Should Sony Ditch PS3, Vita Support for PlayStation Plus?

Should Sony Ditch PS3, Vita Support for PlayStation Plus?

Moving on

Like it or not, the PlayStation 3 and Vita are nearing the end of their lives. That's not to say that either system is irrelevant – this author's been playing the addictive Steamworld Heist on the latter lately – but they're not in their heyday anymore. Sony knows this: it's ceased talking about the PS3 almost entirely, and while it...

News: People Really Aren't Happy with August's PlayStation Plus Games

People Really Aren't Happy with August's PlayStation Plus Games

Remember to turn caps lock on

PlayStation Plus announcement day is always good for a laugh, but we doubt that anyone who has to handle Sony's social media accounts is smiling right now. Following today's Plus reveal - you can see the full list of August's games through here - PlayStation fans have grabbed their pitchforks and taken a good old stab...

News: You Won't Need PlayStation Plus to Play PS4's No Man's Sky Online

You Won't Need PlayStation Plus to Play PS4's No Man's Sky Online

Free trade

You need a PlayStation Plus subscription to play PlayStation 4 games online, however No Man's Sky will be exempt from this rule – despite it boasting some nifty Internet-based features. Speaking with Game Informer, a Sony representative confirmed the good news, noting that the subscription service "won't be a requirement, however you...