What is Playstation Plus?
PlayStation’s premium game membership supplies you with an instant collection of blockbuster games.
PlayStation®Plus subscriptions can be purchased in 1, 3 or 12 month periods.
Subscribers will have access to their virtual library of free content as long as they keep their PlayStation®Plus subscription, with the exception of themes and avatars, which will be available forever.
Your Playstation Plus Membership Includes:
- 12 Hit games for PlayStation®3 and 6 for PS Vita
- New games added to your collection every month
- Exclusive discounts of up to 75% on the Playstation Store
- One membership works across PS4, PS3 and PS Vita Systems
Get great games from the PlayStation®Store every month – at no additional cost! Past free games have included amazing hits such as The Walking Dead and Virtua Fighter™ 5.
PlayStation®Plus lets you save money on select PlayStation®Store purchases with limited time, rotating discounts from 20-80% off. Plus subscribers can get the best deals on titles like Dyad, SoundShapes™, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, and more. And most PlayStation®Store sales offer even deeper discounts for subscribers.
Be first in line for the latest exclusive PlayStation®Network content and much more. PlayStation®Plus members get early access to exclusive demos and betas of upcoming hit titles.
Automatic Update gives you the choice to receive the latest PS3™ system software and all your latest game updates without lifting a finger. It can enable automated Trophy sync and game saves with PlayStation®Network or deliver selected game and video content directly to your console
Online Game Save
Effortlessly load countless game save data files with 1GB of storage on the PlayStation®Network and access them on other PlayStation®3 systems.
Full Game Trial
It’s like a 1-hour game rental and a great way to try before you buy. In the past, we’ve featured games like Red Faction®: Guerrilla™, inFamous, Mass Effect™ 2 and Borderlands™.
Exclusive & Early Access
Enjoy exclusive content for your PS3™ and receive priority access to selected betas and demos. Past titles have included Mortal Kombat™, DC Universe™ Online, and Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception™.
Exclusive Offers – Access to select avatars, themes, and other items other folks can’t get.
Select Early Demos – Get early access to select demos before anyone else.
Priority Beta Invitations – You’ll be the first to receive invitations on select Betas.
Keeps Getting Better in 2013
PlayStation®Plus keeps on rolling with even greater exclusives and bigger discounts for 2013. Keep an eye on the PlayStation.Blog for upcoming exclusives and amazing content from some of PlayStation’s hottest upcoming titles.
PlayStation®Plus downloads select demos, patches and firmware updates automatically, so you don’t have to think about it.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: How long do I get to keep the games in the Instant Game Collection?
A: Games in the Instant Game Collection are free to download with a Plus membership. As long as you’re a PlayStation Plus member, you’ll always have access to any game you’ve downloaded in the collection, even if you’ve deleted a game from your hard drive previously.
Q: When does new content rotate into the Instant Game Collection?
A: At this time, we add new games to the collection every month. This could change and we’re always looking at the best way for gamers to experience PlayStation Plus.
Q: How do I take advantage of the discounts in PlayStation Plus?
A: We regularly place content in the PlayStation Store with an added discount for Plus members. You can go to the PlayStation Plus section on the PlayStation Store to find all discounted content at the time. Or you can look up the product and find it with your discount automatically in place.
Q: Can I upload things like game files, movie files, and other non-game save items to the Online Storage?
A: At this time, you can only upload game saves.
Q: How do Automatic Updates work?
A: Once you’re a Plus member, you can select what time you prefer your PS3 to automatically turn on and download updates. These include Trophy sync, the latest game updates, specified Online Game Save uploads, and more.
Q: What happens to the games and DLC I downloaded from through a PS Plus membership, and I decide to not renew my membership?
A: You will not be able to access free games downloaded with Plus if you choose not to renew your membership. However, if you decide to re-activate your membership, you will once again be able to play all games downloaded from the Instant Game Collection.