PS Plus Essential gives subscribers* 3 free games every month for PS4 and PS5. The announcement of the August games will take place on this day.
San Mateo. The PS Plus model has changed, and now subscribers* can choose between three levels: Essential, Extra or Premium. With a PS Plus Essential subscription, you get the same as all previous years: three free games every month for PS4 and PS5. With PS Plus Extra and PS Plus Premium, subscribers* have more games to choose from, but they also change less often. We’ll tell you when the announcement of new free games for PS Plus Essential will take place.
Service name PS Plus (PlayStation Plus) Monthly cost €8.99 Provider Sony Interactive Entertainment (SIE) Benefits 2 free games per month, access to PS4/5 online multiplayer, PlayStation Store exclusive discounts, 100 GB of online storage Active membership 48 million users* (as of December 2021)
PS Plus Essential Free Games August 2022 – New Games Announced
When will free PS Plus Essential games be announced? To announce PS Plus Essential games in the new month, Sony has followed the same pattern for years. Free games always become available on the first Tuesday of the month and are announced on the previous Wednesday. Most often this is the last Wednesday of the previous month.
- August Games Announcement: Scheduled for July 27 at 5:30 pm French time.
So for PS Plus Essential games in August 2022, the announcement must be made on the PlayStation Blog on Wednesday, July 27, 2022. Usually around 5:30 pm, the blog entry goes live announcing and introducing a little more detail about three new free games for PlayStation consoles.
Already leaked free games? In recent months, there have been more leaks than official statements. The July 2022 PS Plus games leak even turned out to be true afterwards. So perhaps there are already first hints of the next games in August? So far, unfortunately, this is not the case. So fans will have to wait a bit before discovering the PS Plus Essential games released in August 2022.
PS Plus Essential Free Games August 2022 – Free Games Download Hours
When will free games be available? Current PS Plus Essential games are free to download for subscribers* until August 1st. Among them, perhaps the best game for PS Plus in recent years. So you have until the beginning of next month to get free games for your library.
August 2022 PS Plus Essential games will become available starting August 2. Subscribers* should again receive two PS4 games and one PS5 game. Hopefully all three games will be playable on PS4, and PS5 owners can look forward to next-gen updates.