The July PlayStation Plus lineup features exciting combat, wrestling superstars, intense horror and martial arts action. Whether you prefer first-person shooters (Call of Duty: Black Ops 4), arcade punch-ups (WWE 2K Battlegrounds), third-person survival horror (A Plague Tale: Innocence) or your way up the global leaderboards (Virtua Fighter 5 Ultimate Showdown), PlayStation Plus next month has something for you. Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, WWE 2K Battlegrounds, and A Plague Tale: Innocence can be added to your console library from Tuesday July 6 through Monday August 2. And if you missed it last month, Virtua Fighter is available on PlayStation Plus for a second month and is available to PlayStation Plus members until Monday, August 2.
Let’s take a closer look at each.
Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 | PS4
Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 features a trio of action-packed multiplayer modes * for fans of first-person shooter games. First there is the iconic multiplayer experience of the series that pits players from all over the world against each other. Second, the fan favorite Zombies experience, allowing you and your friends to battle the walking dead. Last but not least is Blackout, an intense large-map mode inspired by battle royale. Blackout brings together characters, locations, weapons, and gear from across the series in total survival combat, all with a unique Black Ops twist.
WWE 2K Battlegrounds | PS4
The world of WWE is your battleground with overwhelming arcade action as your favorite WWE Superstars and Legends battle it out in interactive environments around the world. Play in a new story mode while unlocking unique characters and battlegrounds. Compete against each other using special abilities and bonuses in match types like Steel Cage, Royal Rumble and more! Compete in online tournaments or claim your title as king of the battlefield against players from all over the world! * Plus, compete in local multiplayer and dominate your friends.
A story of plague: Innocence | PS5 version only **
The critically acclaimed adventure releases on PS5 with native 4K *** resolution, targeted 60 FPS, highly enhanced visuals and fast loading – and debuts on PlayStation Plus. Follow the story of young Amicia and her little brother Hugo, on a heartbreaking journey through history’s darkest hours. Hunted by the soldiers of the Inquisition and surrounded by swarms of unstoppable rats, Amicia and Hugo will come to know and trust each other. As they struggle to survive against all odds, they will fight to find purpose in this brutal and ruthless world.
These three new releases are also joined by Virtua Fighter 5 Ultimate Showdown, as Sega’s beat’em up enjoys its second month on PlayStation Plus. If you missed it in June, here’s what you need to know:
Virtua Fighter 5 Ultimate Showdown | PS4
Sega’s iconic one-on-one fighter is being remade for a new generation by Yakuza and Judgment developer Ryu Ga Gotoku Studio. This console exclusive allows veterans and newcomers to VF to experience the intense martial arts fighting, deep strategy and finely balanced gameplay of the revolutionary 3D fighter in stunning HD. New online features *, such as custom tournaments supporting up to 16 players and live spectators, join classic modes such as Rank Match, Arcade and VF5’s famous robust training to deliver the Virtua Fighter experience definitive.
Last chance to download PlayStation Plus games for June
As some games join, others leave. You have until Monday, July 5 to add Star Wars: Squadrons and Operation: Tango to your game library. Not to be missed either!
* Online multiplayer requires a PS Plus subscription; charges are recurring until canceled. Age restrictions apply. Full conditions: play.st/PSPlusTerms.
** Benefit not applicable for A Plague Tale: Innocence on PS4 consoles.
*** 4K display required.