PlayStation Plus December Free Games Preview

In this story from 2013, our writer looks at that December's PlayStation Plus lineup.

Published: December 3, 2013 9:00 AM /


The PlayStation Plus logo against a grey background

Every week, Playstation Plus Members receive a new free game to add to their Instant Game Collection on their Playstation 3 and Playstation Vita as part of being a member. As a Playstation Plus Member, you can continue to play and download these games whenever you want, so long as you stay subscribed.

Playstation 3 Free Games

GRID 2 (Free for PS Plus members, regular price $35.99)

Be fast, be first and be famous as you join the elite in ‘World Series Racing’ where the greatest cars, drivers and events come together in the search for a new motorsport icon. Experience aggressive racing against advanced AI and become immersed in the race with GRID 2’s new TrueFeel Handling system which powers edge-of-control exhilaration behind the wheel of every iconic car. An extensive, separate online campaign powered by RaceNet sets new standards in the genre. Welcome back to racing.

Borderlands 2 (Free for PS Plus members, regular price $29.99)

A new era of shoot and loot is about to begin. Play as one of four new vault hunters facing off against a massive new world of creatures, psychos and the evil mastermind, Handsome Jack. Make new friends, arm them with a bazillion weapons and fight alongside them in 4 player co-op or split-screen on a relentless quest for revenge and redemption across the undiscovered and unpredictable living planet.

The player shooting at various enemies in Borderlands 2, a PlayStation Plus game in December 2013

Dyad (Free for PS Plus members, regular price $14.99)

Descend into Dyad to experience transcendental sensory overload in this abstract psychedelic racer. Blast through a reactive audio-visual tube to create a harmonious synthesis of color and sound as you hook, graze and lance enemies to master Dyad’s 27 unique levels.

Playstation Vita Free Games

Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed (Free for PS Plus members, regular price $29.99)

Sonic and the All-Stars cast line up on the starting grid once again to battle for supremacy in the ultimate race. It’s not just racing, it’s Racing Transformed! Bonus Edition also includes extra racer Metal Sonic, and bonus OutRun track!

Sonic racing around a track in the mobile version of Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed, intended to represent the PlayStation Plus PS Vita version

Urban Trial Freestyle (Free for PS Plus members, regular price $9.99)

Don’t miss the ultimate urban trial freestyle game for PS Vita system! The city is your playground! Nothing will stop you on your freestyle trials bike. Use the urban landscape to pull spectacular tricks – backflips, 360s, wallrides, ollies, and more. Customize your bike to boost your performance in Time Attack or Stunt mode. Choose between speed and style, developing your own unique riding style.

There is your full list of free games for the month of December (Over $100 in free games!!) As always, check back with us every Tuesday to see what game is available that day!

Don’t have PS Plus? Get a 12 month card here, and get a ton of free games and features!

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