Sony announced the latest lineup of games coming to the PlayStation Plus Extra and Premium tiers in December. After a busy November, it’s another busy month for PS Plus, with 22 titles added in total. These games include various Far Cry titles (Far Cry 5, New Dawn, Primal), Yakuza (Yakuza: Like a Dragon, Yakuza 6), Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor, Shadow or War, the classic Oddworld: Abe’s Exoddus, and more.
Here are the new PS Plus Extra and Premium games, which will be available on December 20th…
WWE 2K22 (PS4)
WWE 2K returns with a redesigned gameplay engine and new controls. Play solo or against friends locally or online as the best and most realistic looking WWE Superstars and Legends. Take on not one, but single-player adventures from MyRise, featuring unique male and female storylines that let you choose your journey like never before. Call the WWE General Manager and take the reins on Raw, SmackDown, NXT or NXT UK and craft your ultimate roster, then compete against rival GMs to build the biggest brand in the WWE Universe. WWE 2K22 will be available to PlayStation Plus Extra and Premium members on January 3rd.
Far Cry 5 (PS4)
Welcome to Hope County, Montana, land of the free and the brave but also home to a fanatical doomsday cult known as Eden’s Gate. Stand up to cult leader Joseph Sayed and his fellow missionaries to ignite the flames of resistance and liberate the besieged community. Build your character and liberate Hope County in one-on-one or two-player co-op mode, take control of iconic Muscle Cars, ATV’s, Planes and much more to engage cult forces in epic battles.
Far Cry New Dawn (PS4)
Take up arms alone or with a friend in two-player co-op in transformed and vibrant post-apocalyptic Hope County, Montana, 17 years after a global nuclear catastrophe. Join your fellow survivors and lead the fight against a new and dangerous threat, the Highwaymen, and their ruthless leaders, The Twins, as they seek to seize the last remaining resources. Recruit specialists to upgrade your home base, who will help unlock all new features including crafting weapons, gear and more, then venture out on expeditions to unforgettable locations across the United States.
Far Cry Primal (PS4)
Conquer an innovative open world with breathtaking environments and unpredictable brutal encounters as the Far Cry series returns to the Stone Age. Play as Takkar, an experienced hunter and the last surviving member of your group. There is one goal: to survive in a world where you are the prey. Explore a chaotic new time period filled with unpredictable chaos, dangerous threats, and amazing stories.
Mortal Shell (PS4, PS5)
Mortal Shell is a gritty and deep action RPG that will test your safety and resilience in a shattered world. As the remnants of humanity wither and rot, impassioned enemies fester in the ruins. They are ruthless, and survival requires awareness, higher precision, and instincts. Track down the hidden holy places of loyal followers and discover your true purpose.
Referee (PS4, PS5)
From the team that brought you the critically acclaimed Yakuza series, play Takayuki Yagami, a disgraced lawyer turned private investigator as he works his way through Kamurocho’s secret crime network to investigate a series of gruesome murders in this psychological thriller. Track the suspects, discover the clues and present the evidence to the court. Take advantage of the two unique battle modes to defeat opponents in exciting confrontations.
Yakuza: Like a Dragon (PS4, PS5)
Level up from underdog to dragon in this action RPG. Ichiban Kasuga, a low-ranking grunt to a low-ranking yakuza family in Tokyo, returns to society after serving 18 years for a crime he didn’t commit. Discover the truth behind his family’s betrayal as you explore – and fight – your way through a modern Japanese city. Build a party from society’s scattered group of outcasts, and spend time with them to unlock new abilities and combo skills. Take time out of your trip to indulge in go-karts, arcade games or 50 sub shops.
Yakuza 6: The Song of Life (PS4)
The epic conclusion of Kazuma Kiryu’s story sees the Dragon of Dojima take charge of an adoptive father as he seeks to protect his young ward Haruto and discover the mystery behind the evil attack on Haruto’s mother. Explore Onomichi, Hiroshima and with the help of some unexpected friends, delve into the ruthless criminal underworld, take on the clans searching for Haruto and find the answers you seek.
Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor (PS4)
Fight through Mordor and discover the soul-compelling truth in this third-person action adventure that chronicles a new chapter in the saga of Middle-earth. Discover the origins of the Rings of Power, build your legend, and ultimately confront the evil of Sauron.
Middle-earth: Shadow of War (PlayStation 4)
Go behind enemy lines to build up your army, conquer castles and rule Mordor from within. Experience how the award-winning Nemesis System creates uniquely personal stories with each enemy and minions, and face the full power of the Dark Lord Sauron and his Ringwraiths in this epic new story for Middle-earth.
Infantry (PS4, PS5)
In this cool and unique puzzle, enjoy a journey without text, where all ideas are shared in icons and your powers of observation will be tested. Rearrange and reconnect global banners in order to explore and progress through each attractive environment.
Evil Genius 2 (PS4, PS5)
Take control of the Evil Genius and outline his plans for world domination in a satirical science espionage bunker-building move. When it’s good to be bad, the forces of justice don’t stand a chance! Build your own unique lair of evil and build awesome evil devices. Train a force of criminal henchmen, recruit powerful Henchmen and defend your lair from the forces of justice, taking over the world by executing evil schemes and building the Doomsday Device.
Adventure Time Pirates of Enchiridion (PlayStation 4)
Ahoy! The Land of Ooo is underwater and it’s up to Finn and Jake to find out why. Join our heroes as they explore the high seas, search for hidden clues, and interrogate suspicious suspects. Upgrade your heroes, use items, spells, potions and unique ultimate hero abilities to battle villains in fast-paced tactical combat and puzzle-solving to save this waterlogged world!
Ben 10: Power Trip (PS4, PS5)
Don the Omnitrix and transform into Ben 10’s amazing aliens as you adventure and fight through an action-packed 3D world to stop the diabolical plans of a master wizard. Take on some of the deadliest enemies Ben has ever faced in exciting combat. Solve fun puzzles, use your skills to help the townspeople you meet, and collect power-ups to upgrade your aliens. You can even team up for some fun local co-op play.
Gigantosaurus (PlayStation 4)
Explore and race through the prehistoric world of Gigantosaurus. This Disney Dino story is part world saving, part superhero racing, and all the gigantic fun of this video game tie-in to the animated TV series is part platformer, part racer. Play alone or with a friend, explore and solve puzzles…then take part in a fast-paced super rally to the finish line and the next zone.
Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire – Ultimate Edition (PS4)
Featuring a massive open world, a huge cast of characters, and a story you can play your way, the Ultimate Edition of the award-winning single-player RPG from the masters of Obsidian Entertainment includes all the major updates and expansions. The god Iothas has awakened from his sleep, and has broken out from under your castle, killing your people and stealing a piece of your soul. Now only you and your comrades can uncover the machinations of a rogue god as he tramples over the Deadfire Archipelago.
Worms WMD (PS4)
With a gorgeous hand-drawn 2D look, all-new weapons, the introduction of crafting, vehicles, and buildings, as well as the return of some much-loved classic weapons and gameplay, Worms WMD is the best worms experience ever. Work your way through 30 campaign levels of increasing difficulty with a huge arsenal of new and classic weapons at your disposal, then take on up to five opponents in all-out tactical worm warfare with up to eight worms each, either in local or online multiplayer. Internet, including ranked play.
The Escapists 2 (PS4)
It’s time to break out of the world’s toughest prisons as you return to the life of an inmate in The Escapists 2. As prisons get tougher, you’ll have to get more creative with your escape plans. There are plenty of options to tackle almost any prison escape. Why not team up with up to 3 friends to create the ultimate escape crew and engineer your wildest escape yet? Hop online or gather on the couch to get ready for your hidden adventures.
PlayStation Plus Premium classics:
Ridge Racer 2 (PSP)
Enjoy awesome score-fuelled arcade racing in this enhanced version of the PSP classic. The game is full of racing courses to beat the rivals (and your best times) and cars to unlock. This emulated version of the classic PSP is enhanced with rendering, rewind, quick save, and custom video filters.
Heavenly Sword (PlayStation 3)
Ninja Theory’s third-person action-adventure tells a thrilling tale of revenge as Nariko embarks on a quest for revenge against the invading king and his army. However, time is against her, as the ancient Heavenly Sword that she was using to fulfill her mission not only gives her multiple attack options, but is also slowly draining her life force. Face ever-growing hordes of enemies, master different combos and combat situations to fight your way to victory.
Oddworld: Abe’s Exodus (PS1)
In this follow-up, Abe returns to the original Oddworld. Abe’s peaceful retirement is shattered when he is visited by a vision of Mudokon Spirit guides, learning that the Magog Cartel is mining Necrum, Mudokon’s sacred city of the dead, to gather bones to make the highly addictive SoulStorm brew. This version is enhanced with rendering, rewind, quick save, and custom video filters.
Pinball Heroes (PSP)
Have some exciting bouncy ball fun with addictive gameplay, simple controls and pinball tables to get your best scores. Each table is based on a different PlayStation franchise such as Uncharted and Hot Shots Golf. Keep your ball in play and activate all the special features of the table. This version is enhanced with rendering, rewind, quick save, and custom video filters.
Sony is now offering three levels of PS Plus – Essential for $10 per month, Extra for $15 per month, and Premium for $18 per month. You can explore the games available across each category and sign up here.
Are there any PS Plus Extra/Premium subscribers out there? What are you going to deal with this month?