Today, on the Official PlayStation Blog website, Sony announced the lineup of the September 2017 PlayStation Plus free games. We are again getting a nice selection of titles with great variety. There’s both AAA titles and indie games, which is always nice to see. There also something special added, an extra game is available from the usual six and it’s a PSVR title! Things seem to be moving.
Here is the full lineup:
inFAMOUS: Second Son (PS4)
inFAMOUS Second Son, a PlayStation 4 exclusive , brings you an action adventure game where surrounded by a society that fears them, superhumans are ruthlessly hunted down and caged by the Department of Unified Protection. Step into a locked-down Seattle as Delsin Rowe, who has recently discovered his superhuman power and is now capable of fighting back against the oppressive DUP. Enjoy your power as you choose how you will push your awesome abilities to the limit and witness the consequences of your actions as they affect the city and people around you.
RIGS Mechanized Combat League (PS4 – PS VR)
Pilot your finely-tuned double-gunned sports “RIG” in futuristic custom-built arenas where mechanized combat and sports collide head-on.
Build your skills to unlock extra RIGS in the exhilarating single player experience, then team up and go online to take on the world*.
Enjoy an incredible sense of immersion in this all-action sports shooter – exclusive to PlayStation®VR.
*Valid PS Plus membership required. Sold separately.
Strike Vector Ex (PS4)
Strike Vector EX is a competitive first-person aerial-combat game that satisfies every gamer’s fantasy of waging dizzying dogfights with super-powered aircraft. Bursting with customizable mech-inspired ships, Strike Vector EX disrupts the air combat genre through a combination of impressive mechanics, imaginative aircraft, and stunning, first-person, fast-paced multiplayer fights.
Strike Vector EX is designed with new console-based controls and upgraded with new features and modes for PlayStation®4. To complement the already robust competitive multiplayer game, Ragequit brings a story-based single-player campaign complete with characters, cutscenes and deadly AI, new training modes, and a huge variety of battle styles ranging from elimination and survival to duels, boss fights, and demolition.
Truck Racer (PS3)
Take control of five tons of metal and power, and floor it until you reach the finish line!
Drive fully destructible trucks in Championship, Time Attack, Elimination and Quick Race. Get rid of opponents trying to block your way and make a reputation for yourself! Customize your vehicle from the engine to the paint, choose among 48 tracks and face your friends in Online or Local multiplayer for maximum destruction!
• Drive on 10 different environments and 48 tracks
• 6 truck categories with distinct styles, thousands of paint jobs and 54 possible upgrades!
• 4 game modes including Championship mode with 13 events
• 2 Multiplayer modes: Local split screen for 2 players and Online mode for up to 4 players
• Realistic and localized damage
Handball 2016 (PS3)
Play with all 68 teams from the three biggest European leagues in the FIRST handball simulation.
Discover an intuitive game system with 24 offensive and defensive tactical set-ups. Use all the real handball moves and tactics: the spin shot, the hip shot and a wide range of tactical systems and realistic moves. Fully experience the 2015-2016 season with the official players, kits and statistics from the most prestigious leagues: the Championnat de D1 (France), the DKB Handball-Bundesliga (Germany) and the Liga Asobal (Spain). Take on the AI or other players in friendly matches, create your player, manage your development in career mode, play an entire season and lead your team to victory!
We Are Doomed (PS4, Vita)
WE ARE DOOMED is a twin-stick shooter where you zap polygon baddies with an absurdly overpowered laserbeam. Dive head-first into the action with reckless ambition, charge the SUPERBEAM, and zap everything out of existence in an instant. Chase high scores or just enjoy the beautiful explosion of geometry, color and light.
Pure arcade action. No cutscenes, storylines, or lengthy tutorials.
An overpowered laserbeam weapon, and the more ridiculous SUPERBEAM.
Waves mode: 30 waves that range from chill to hyper-intense.
Endless mode: An endless barrage of baddies. How many zones can you survive?
Quick to start, and quick to restart for ‘just one more’ game.
A vibrant world of neon colors, bold shapes, and glitching geometry.
A beautiful, chill, and occasionally glitchy soundscape.
Hatoful Boyfriend (PS4, Vita)
Congratulations! You’ve been accepted as the only human student at the prestigious St. PigeoNation’s Institute, a school for talented birds. Roam the halls and find love in between classes as a student at the world’s greatest pigeon high school in the delightful Hatoful Boyfriend!
It seems that we’re getting AAA games again in our free PlayStation Plus games. The PSVR game in this list is also really intriguing. Is it a sign of future additions? Or just an exception? We’ll see what the future holds. In the meantime, I’m very happy with this list. The variety is good and there are also things to discover. What do you think? Are you happy with these additions? Let us know in the comments.