The Official PlayStation Blog today announced their free games with PS Plus for October 2017. This month will see an epic selection of games for their platforms, including 2 fantastic additions for PS4 owners. With a reminder that That’s You! is available on PS Plus until October 24th. Also to celebrate PSVR’s 1-year anniversary, RIGS Mechanized Combat League is still available for all PS Plus members until November 7th.
Check out the full lineup below.
Ushering in a new era for the franchise with cutting-edge technology powered by the Fox Engine, MGSV: The Phantom Pain, will provide players a first-rate gaming experience as they are offered tactical freedom to carry out open-world missions.
Taking place nine years after the events of MGSV: Ground Zeroes and the fall of Mother Base, Snake a.k.a. Big Boss, awakes from a nine year coma. The game resumes the story in 1984, with the Cold War still as the backdrop, which continues to shape a global crisis. Snake’s journey takes him into a world where he is driven by a need for revenge and the pursuit of a shadow group, XOF.
Amnesia: Collection (PS4)
Amnesia: The Dark Descent puts you in the shoes of Daniel as he wakes up in a desolate castle, barely remembering anything about his past. Exploring its eerie pathways, you must piece together Daniel’s troubled memories and uncover the horror that lies deep below.
In Amnesia: A Machine For Pigs, wealthy industrialist Oswald Mandus wakes in his bed wracked with fever and haunted by dreams of a dark and hellish engine. All he knows is that his children are in grave peril, and it’s up to him to save them.Amnesia: Justine puts you through a series of trials constructed by a demented mind. Will you risk your own life to save others?
Monster Jam® Battlegrounds brings the ever popular touring show straight to the fans with roaring engines and crushing action. Not only does this game replicate the world renowned Monster Jam stadium and arena events, but it also takes fans out of the stadium and into other environments for physics based skill and stunt challenges. Exciting features include:
*23 official Monster Jam trucks, including Grave Digger®, Max-D™, and Monster Mutt®
*Racing and Freestyle in 5 authentic Monster Jam stadiums, including the site of Monster Jam World Finals – Sam Boyd Stadium
*45 addictive, all-new tracks that test skill and challenge the player to master speed and balance to complete
*The all new Stunt mode offers insane jumps and ultimate destruction
*Online leaderboards to earn bragging rights as the best Monster Jam truck driver
*30 unlockable achievements offer players continuous motivation
*Interactive Replay mode to travel back in time and review your performance
Hustle Kings (PS3)
Set in contemporary and stylish pool bars, Hustle Kings™ allows players of every skill level to immerse themselves in one of the most realistic billiards experiences ever realized through true to life physics and stunning, photo-realistic lighting and graphics.
Limited Offer: Purchasing this content entitles you to both the PS3™ and PS Vita versions!
•Compatible with the PlayStation®Move motion controller – experience billiards gameplay with life-like cue stick movement and actions
•Supports stereoscopic 3D functionality – immerse yourself in the game like never before with rich 3D visuals (Supports both 2D and 3D gameplay)
• In-game Video Chat, in-game Voice Chat, and game launching from PlayStation®Home
• Supports more than 8 game types of pool. Play locally up to 16 players or in online in lobbies of up to 256 players and 16 player rooms
• In-game access to your XMB™ for customized music, and YouTube Upload Functionality
• Hustle others for their “Hustle Kings Credits” and then spend it in the in-game Hustle Kings Store
Hue (PS Vita (Cross Buy with PS4))
Hue is a vibrant, award-winning puzzle adventure, where you alter the world by changing its background colour. You explore a dangerous grey land, unearthing coloured fragments on a journey to find your missing mother. As obstacles match the background, they disappear, creating new and exciting puzzles – full of peril, mystery… and colours unseen.
Purchasing this content entitles you to both the PS4™ system and “PS Vita” system versions!
Sky Force Anniversary (PS Vita (Cross Buy with PS3 and PS4))
The legendary shoot-’em-up is here to celebrate its 10-year anniversary in super-destructive style. Harnessing the intensity of classic arcade games combined with modern visuals, Sky Force Anniversary offers a stunning scrolling shooter experience with an incredible new social gameplay element.
Over a decade ago, IGN said, “Put simply, Sky Force is amazing.” Scoring an incredible 9.5 out of 10. And now it’s back. Bigger, bolder and more intense than ever.
This 10th anniversary edition adds incredible depth to the series through stunning 3D graphics, intuitive controls and a powerful upgrade system that’ll keep you blasting for hours on end.
Purchasing this content entitles you to the PS3™ system, PS4™ system, and “PS Vita” system versions!
With Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain and Amnesia: Collection leading the line this month, October 2017 is a huge month for PS Plus members.
Are you happy with the PS Plus games for October 2017? Do you think there is a good mix of game types? Are these the kinds of games you expect as a part of your PS Plus membership? Let us know what you think in the comments!