Unless you're hopping into a free-to-play game, playing online multiplayer titles on PlayStation with your buddies comes at a price. The functionality is one benefit of subscribing to PS Plus, with all three tiers giving you access. Fortunately, every now and then Sony holds a free weekend, letting everyone enjoy their games online, whether they're a member or not.

The time has come once again — this weekend, the 27th-28th August, online multiplayer on PS5 and PS4 will be completely free. Again, you'll be able to engage with online features regardless of whether you hold a PS Plus subscription:

Will you be hopping into some online games this weekend? Are you subscribed to PS Plus or will this be your first chance to get into some multiplayer lobbies? Play nice together in the comments section below.