It’s been over two months since the all-new PlayStation Plus completed its launch at the end of June, and we’re delighted to see the positive feedback we’ve received from our members. This includes games available on the service, such as Stray, Ghost of Tsushima, Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales, and Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, which are some of the best games played so far in the PlayStation Plus games catalog. Today we’re excited to share the lineup we have in store for the month of September that we’re adding to both the monthly games lineup for all members and the catalog of games for Extra and Premium members on PlayStation. More.
Monthly games are available from September 6, and the games catalog and classics from September 20. Let’s take a closer look at the busy month ahead.
PlayStation Plus Essential | Monthly games | Available September 6 (until October 3)
Need heat fast | PS4
Hustle by day and risk it all by night in Need for Speed Heat, a white-knuckle street racer where the lines of the law fade as the sun begins to set. By day, Palm City hosts the Speedhunter Showdown, a sanctioned competition where you earn bank to customize and upgrade your high-performance cars. At night, increase the intensity of illicit street racing that builds your reputation, giving you access to bigger races and better games.
Granblue Fantasy: Versus | PS4
Legendary fighting game studio Arc System Works brings the Granblue Fantasy universe to PlayStation in action-packed one-on-one combat. Granblue Fantasy: Versus features a colorful cast, each with a unique fighting style. Also includes an RPG mode that features an all-new original story. Play solo or team up with a friend to battle waves of enemies in thrilling action-RPG battles.
tom | PS5
Go on a delightful expedition and use your photographic eye to uncover mysteries in this hand-drawn adventure game. Chat with quirky characters, solve their problems by taking beautiful photos, and travel through a relaxing landscape.
PlayStation Plus Extra and Premium | Games catalog | Available September 20
Death Buckle | PS5
Disgraced developer Arkane Lyon returns with a first-person shooter story of two rival assassins trapped in a mysterious time loop on the Isle of Blackreef, doomed to repeat itself on the same day for eternity. As Colt, the only chance to escape is to end the cycle by assassinating eight key targets before the day resets. Learn from each cycle – try new paths, gather information and find new weapons and abilities. Alternatively, play as Julianna to protect the loop by invading other players’ games and stopping Colt in his tracks.
Assassin’s Creed Origins | PS4
Explore the massive and unpredictable lands of ancient Egypt in this open-world action RPG. Uncover dark secrets and forgotten myths as you travel back to the founding moment: the origins of the Assassin Brotherhood. Engage in multiple captivating quests and stories as you come across strong and memorable characters. Loot and use dozens of weapons with different characteristics and rarities. Explore deep progression mechanics and put your skills to the test against unique and powerful bosses.
Watch Dogs 2 | PS4
Play as Marcus Holloway, a brilliant young hacker living in the birthplace of the tech revolution, the San Francisco Bay Area. Explore this dynamic open world as you attempt to remove an invasive operating system, hack every connected device, and develop different playstyles while upgrading your hacking tools. Bring those skills online with an all-new co-op and head-to-head multiplayer Watch Dogs experience.
Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 | PS4
Relive – and battle – historic moments from the Dragon Ball saga in this mashup of brawler and action RPG. Build your own character with an in-depth creation system, explore Downtown, then travel back in time to iconic moments in the series and use your power to fight against – and alongside – recognizable faces.
Spiritfarer: Farewell Edition | PS4
In this death management game, you play as Stella, the deceased’s smuggler. Build a boat to explore the world, then befriend and care for spirits before finally releasing them into the afterlife. Farm, mine, fish, harvest, cook and craft across the mystical seas. Join the adventure as Daffodil the cat, in a two-player cooperative game. Spend quality time relaxing with your spirit passengers, creating lasting memories, and ultimately learning how to say goodbye to your cherished friends.
Chicory: a colorful story | PS4
This top-down adventure game takes place in a coloring book world where you can draw on anything. Use your painting powers to explore new places, solve puzzles, unlock new abilities to reach new places. Complete dozens of side quests, including mail delivery, art lessons, and photo taking. You can even play with friends and paint together in local co-op!
Monster Energy Supercross – The Official Video Game 5 | PS4, PS5
Race to become champion, race against friends and even build the perfect track in this indoor supercross simulation. Embrace the career mode, going from 250SX to challenge the heroes of the 450X class, while keeping your rider in shape, to achieve ultimate success. Tinker with the Track Editor mode or compete with friends online or in split-screen multiplayer.
Alex Kidd in Miracle World DX | PS4, PS5
Complete with new HD graphics, gameplay enhancements, and animations, rediscover every level from the original Miracle World, plus new levels that expand on the lore and story behind Alex Kidd. Transport yourself straight into the classic with Retro Mode at any point in the game and switch between reimagined music or remastered originals.
Rabbids Invasion: The Interactive TV Show | PS4
Play through 20 episodes of Rabbids Invasion, interact with the cuddly creatures as the show unfolds, compete with friends and family to chase high scores and unlock new content.
Rayman Legends | PS4
Rayman and his friends return in this fantastic 2D platformer, filled with all-new levels filled with inventive challenges that will test your reflexes (and those of your friends with 4-player online and local co-op), as well as unlockable mini-games and even scenes from the original Rayman Origins.
Scott Pilgrim vs. the World: The Game – Complete Edition | PS4
Rediscover the beloved 2D arcade style beat ’em up inspired by the iconic comic book series and movie, Scott Pilgrim vs The World. Play as your favorite characters, level up and learn awesome new abilities, unlock secret items and modes, summon powerful allies and more! Team up with friends and combine your skills to blast your way through waves of tough enemies, or take them on in awesome mini-games like Dodgeball, all on your way to defeating the League of Ramona’s Evil Exes!
Playstation Plus Premium | Classics | Available September 20
Siphon filter 2 | PS1
Agency agents Gabe Logan and Lian Xing discover that a plot to sell the deadly siphon filter virus originates from their own organization. As they attempt to expose the conspirators and prevent the sale, the Agency responds by alerting military and police forces that Logan and Xing must be eliminated. Originally released in 2000, Siphon Filter 2 is enhanced with up-render, rewind, fast save and custom video filters.
The Sneaky Collection | PS3
The Sly Collection features a trio of stealth action adventures in the form of the original Sly Cooper, Sly 2: Band of Thieves and Sly 3: Honor Among Thieves. But that’s not all the sneaky goodness you can enjoy this month…
Sly Cooper: Thieves in Time | PS3
The pages of the Thievius Raccoonus disappear and now Sly and The Gang must come together to save the Cooper Clan’s legacy from being destroyed forever! Travel back in time, meet and play as Sly’s ancestors as you race to reclaim the past to save their future.
Bentley hackpack | PS3
Featuring three of Sly Cooper Thieves in Time’s retro-inspired arcade mini-games, Bentley’s Hackpack introduces 20 additional levels and 100 challenges for each game. entire Sly Cooper gang.
Toy Story 3 | PSP
Help Buzz, Woody and the rest of the toys make sure no toy gets left behind and enjoy mini-games in this adventure originally released on PSP, now enhanced with up-render, rewind, fast-save and custom video filters.
kingdom of paradise | PSP
Embark on an epic action-RPG as an outcast swordsman, one of the last of his clan, must uncover once-lost secrets and restore harmony to the land. Originally released on PSP, the game is now enhanced with custom render, rewind, fast save and video filters.
Last chance to download August PlayStation Plus Essential titles
PlayStation Plus members should make sure to add the following titles to their game library by September 5: Yakuza: Like A Dragon, Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1+2 and Little Nightmares.
Also, discover our monthly playlist inspired by PlayStation Plus games on Spotifywhich will be updated with new songs every month.