PlayStation Plus Games for January 2016

Published: December 31, 2015 8:09 AM /


PlayStation Plus Jan16

It's the day before new year and PlayStation has given us the list of the titles that will be available to those who subscribe to PlayStation Plus. For those who are unfamiliar with the process as long as you are a PlayStation Plus subscriber then each month you get to download and play games on your PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and PlayStation Vita. These games will be available to you for as long as you want assuming you maintain your PlayStation Plus status.

Grim Fandango Remastered is going to be available for the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita. This game gives you a mix of film noir and mexican culture as you play as Manny Calavera, a travel agent for the dead. When a conspiracy becomes apparent in your line of work it's up to you to get to the bottom of it. This game is one of the highest acclaimed adventure games of all times. The PlayStation 4 will also be getting the new release Hardware: Rivals, a multiplayer kart racer that has you picking up weapons to take on other players like in the popular Twisted Metal franchise that is hoping to follow in Rocket League in riding PlayStation Plus notice to popularity.

The PlayStation 3 will be getting Dragon Age: Origins the first game of the incredibly popular Dragon Age games by Bioware. Play your way through an incredible story with plenty of rich characters as you make decisions that can change the world around you. Medal of Honor Warfighter will also be available as the latest game in the Medal of Honor franchise you will be able to continue from the story of Medal of Honor in this direct sequel. With a single player campaign and multiplayer action this is another game you could sink a couple of hours into.

On top of Grim Fandango Remastered the PlayStation Vita will be getting two other games to play: Legends of War Patton and Nihilumbra. In Legends of War you will combine strategy, tactics, and RPG elements to revel in the bloody battles of World War II. With over 20 missions across a variety of different objective types you might find yourself sinking some time into this. Nihilumbra is a platformer that was originally released on iOS that is now making its way to the PS Vita. In it you play as Born heading from world to world where you gain new powers that allow you to paint the environment different colors to have different effects.

What do you think of the first months offering for PlayStation Plus games? Are you excited for another year of games?

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