Sony is giving freely three free PlayStation VR video games to PS Plus members subsequent month in celebration of the headset’s fifth birthday. As a part of the celebrations, it additionally revealed the most-played PSVR video games of all time.
In a put up on the PlayStation Weblog, the corporate says that PlayStation Plus members will have the ability to get their palms on the free video games as of November. “To rejoice this PS VR milestone, we needed to provide a particular thanks to PlayStation followers,” reads the weblog put up. “Beginning in November, PlayStation Plus members will get three PSVR bonus video games for no further cost.”
Sony hasn’t but revealed what three video games that followers will have the ability to obtain on their consoles however does be aware that these ought to “keep tuned for extra particulars” that will probably be introduced as a part of the PlayStation Plus replace within the subsequent few weeks.
Elsewhere within the article, Sony famous which PSVR-compatible video games had seen probably the most playtime during the last 5 years. That includes only a few surprises, the checklist of the most-played video games globally on the headset comprised Rec Room, Beat Saber, PSVR Worlds, Skyrim, and Resident Evil 7: Biohazard. Sony did be aware that information collected excluded playtime for Playroom VR and that when ranked by area, Firewall: Zero Hour managed to sneak into the checklist forward of Resident Evil 7 in North America.
Celebrations apart, Sony does not look set to be shifting away from the medium anytime quickly. Earlier this yr, it was formally introduced that the corporate is engaged on a PSVR 2, which reportedly may embody a 4K show, eye monitoring, haptic suggestions, and extra. Following its headset announcement, the corporate then gave followers a primary glimpse on the PSVR 2’s new controllers, which have been designed to suit across the person’s palms and embody finger monitoring expertise in addition to quite a lot of different options reminiscent of haptic suggestions and adaptive triggers.
Whereas the PSVR 2 is but to obtain an official launch date, there’s nonetheless loads of upcoming PSVR content material to stay up for within the meantime – together with video games reminiscent of Wanderer, After the Fall, and Zenith: The Final Metropolis. So, should you do not presently personal a PS VR, it could nonetheless be price benefiting from the free video games coming subsequent month and including them to your library anyway – , simply in case.
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