Launched in June 2010, PlayStation Plus or PS Plus has taken the gaming experience on this console to a whole new level. PS Plus is a paid subscription service that offers gamers access to premium features. These features include:
- Access to online multiplayer
- Exclusive discounts on the PlayStation Store
- The capability to upload up to 100 GB of saved game files to PlayStation’s servers
- Three games you can download every month with no additional costs
There are three tiers on PlayStation Plus: Essential, Extra, and Premium. PS Plus Premium has hundreds of games in its library, covering over 20 years of PlayStation history. In this article, we are handpicking some of the best games on PlayStation Plus Premium and Extra.
‘Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales’
Spider-Man is not Peter Parker, but Miles Morales in this exciting game. Following the untimely demise of his dad, Morales was introduced to Parker, who quickly became his friend and mentor. When our new hero was bitten by a genetically modified spider from Oscorp – almost similar to what happened to Parker – he developed unique superpowers, and Parker agreed to train him.
The place is East Harlem when Morales starts his new chapter in life, wherein he is faced with a wave of new responsibilities that include maintaining friendships, having a politician in his family, and balancing his life as a regular guy and hero.
‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder’s Revenge’
Aside from Spider-Man, another favorite comic book series that has been turned into a game is “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles,” and one of the games in the franchise is “Shredder’s Revenge.”
Developed by Tribute Games, it is a beat ‘em up game that features a pixelated art style. Players control “TMNT” leads Leonardo, Donatello, Raphael, and Michelangelo, as well as other characters like April O’Neil, Master Splinter, and Casey Jones, an unlockable character. The need to beat opponents, from the Foot Clan to Shredder in locations like the NYC sewers and Dimension X.
‘Devil May Cry 5’
Another game that may ring loud in your ears is “Devil May Cry 5.” This action-adventure game from Capcom, the developer behind other favorites like “Resident Evil,” is the sixth installment overall and the fifth mainline installment in the “Devil May Cry” series.
This game takes place five years after the events in “Devil May Cry 4.” It follows a trio of warriors endowed with demonic powers, namely Dante, Nero, and a new protagonist, V, as they attempt to stop Urizen, the Demon King, from wreaking havoc in the world.
‘The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim’
Another game you should not refuse to try playing on PS Plus Premium and Extra is “The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim.”
The fifth main installment in “The Elder Scrolls” series, this action role-playing video game is set two centuries after the events in “Oblivion” and takes place in Skyrim, Tamriel’s northernmost province of Tamriel, a continent on a planet called Nirn.
The game’s main story focuses on Dragonborn, the character players control, who is on its quest to defeat Alduin the World-Eater and go against the prophecy about this dragon destroying the world. Very interesting, right?
‘Final Fantasy VII Remake Intergrade’
Another game that spans decades of popularity is “Final Fantasy,” and in this franchise, one of the recent games in the series is “Final Fantasy VII Remake Intergrade.”
From Square Enix, “Final Fantasy VII Remake Intergrade” is a visually enhanced edition of the critically acclaimed and award-winning “Final Fantasy VII Remake.” This game features FF7R EPISODE INTERmission with Yuffie as the main character, journeying through a new story arc and several new gameplay additions that gamers will surely enjoy.
‘Dragon Ball FighterZ’
If you love the “Dragon Ball Z” anime, you will for sure also love one of the games in the franchise, “Dragon Ball FighterZ.”
From Arc System Works and Bandai Namco Entertainment, “Dragon Ball FighterZ” is a 2.5D fighting game whose fighting system, visuals, characters, story mode, and music received high praise, making this game a commercial success worldwide. You gotta see this success for yourself.
‘God Of War’
Meanwhile, “God of War” is an action-adventure game from the development of Santa Monica Studio and publication by Sony Interactive Entertainment. This game is the eighth installment in the “God of War” series, eighth chronologically, and sequel to “God of War III.”
Unlike the previous games in the series, which are loosely inspired by Greek mythology, this installment is loosely based on Norse mythology (Thinking of Thor? Yes.), with the majority of the game set in ancient Scandinavia – one of the centers of Norse myth – in the Midgard realm.
‘Ghost Of Tsushima: Director’s Cut’
Just like how it is in “Zack Snyder’s Justice League,” “Ghost of Tsushima: Director’s Cut” is a version that lets players uncover the hidden wonders of Tsushima. This open-world action-adventure game from PlayStation Studios and Sucker Punch Productions will have gamers forging a new path and waging a war, all for the freedom of the land.
Uncover the hidden wonders of Tsushima in this open-world action-adventure from Sucker Punch Productions and PlayStation Studios, available for PS5 and PS4. You can use your katana to challenge opponents, master the bow to defeat threats, develop stealth tactics to ambush villages, and even explore a brand-new story on Iki Island. This game deserves to be on this list.
‘Assassin’s Creed Odyssey’
Another remarkable video game series that has won the hearts of many players across the globe is “Assassin’s Creed,” and one of its games that has earned a spot on this list is “Assassin’s Creed Odyssey.”
From Ubisoft, “Assassin’s Creed Odyssey” is an action role-playing game that is the successor to “Assassin’s Creed Origins.” Like its predecessor,” this game features a sizable open world and adopts several elements from the role-playing game category, emphasizing combat and exploration rather than stealth.
‘Mortal Kombat 11’
Rounding the Top 10 games on PlayStation Plus Premium and Extra is “Mortal Kombat 11.” Developed by NetherRealm Studios and published by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, “Mortal Kombat 11” is a 2.5D fighting game that introduces recurring and new features. Alongside the returning Brutalities, Fatalities, Stage Fatalities, Friendships, and Quitalities, there’s a new gameplay, such as Krushing Blows and Fatal Blows. See “Mortal Kombat 11” to believe.
Aside from this list, there are certainly more amazing games on PS Plus Premium and Extra. With hundreds of games available in the library, it is implausible that you won’t be able to find what you like. But, if you need the best of the best, review this list PVP Live has provided.