You can enjoy single player games anytime with your PlayStation. However, to play multiplayer online, you need a PS Plus subscription. If you want to save yourself the money, you can do so this weekend.
PlayStation: Free online multiplayer for you this weekend
You own a PS4 or PS5, but PS Plus has not interested you so far? Then now is the right time to give this PlayStation service a try. Sony Interactive Entertainment is hosting a free online multiplayer weekend where you try this important benefit of the service for free can.
This means, from 27 to 28 August 2022 you can enjoy online games like FIFA, It Takes Two, Borderlands, Rocket League, Fortnite, Minecraft, Among Us and many more great titles together with friends or family.
If you like the service, you always have the opportunity to become a PS Plus subscriber and here are some advantages waiting for you. In June, Sony renewed the service and took the lead Essential, Extra and Premium the new PS Plus a.
All benefits and prices at a glance:
PS Plus Essential: 3 monthly free games, online multiplayer, exclusive discounts and cloud storage.
1 month: 8.99 euros, 3 months: 24.99 euros, 12 months: 59.99 euros (see Amazon for 60 euros).
PS Plus extras: All Essential benefits, catalog of 400 PS4 and PS5 games.
1 month: 13.99 euros, 3 months: 39.99 euros, 12 months: 99.99 euros (see Amazon for 100 euros).
PS Plus Premium: All Essential benefits, PS4 and PS5 game catalogue, PS1, PS2 and PSP game catalogue, PS3 game catalog via cloud streaming, PlayStation library via cloud streaming, demo versions of AAA To play.
1 month: 16.99 euros, 3 months: 49.99 euros, 12 months: 119.99 euros (see Amazon for 120 euros).
In this trailer you can get an impression of PS Plus:
Introducing the all-new PlayStation Plus | PS5 & PS4 Games
Sony wants to increase the number of subscribers by March 2023
The financial report for the current fiscal year ending March 2023 shows that the number of PS Plus subscribers has decreased. Jim Ryan, CEO of Sony Interactive Entertainment, wants to increase the figure from 47.4 million last fiscal year to 50 million this fiscal year. It’s possible that the free weekend is part of this plan (source: Sony).