It’s that time of the month again where PlayStation Plus members get to find out what free games will become available in the month of May 2017.
Want to shoot some alien scum? Want to save the universe? Then Alienation is the game for you. From the creators of Dead Nation and Resogun, Alienation combines high-speed twin-stick shooting with a surprisingly deep looting system to give players an exhilarating experience. Lead your elite squad in the fightback to save Earth from a huge alien invasion in this frantic, top-down twin-stick shooter.
With hordes of alien creatures swarming across the planet, you’ll need to work together with up to three friends to devise tactics and keep each other alive under mounting pressure.
Tales from the Borderlands (PS4)
Set on the unforgiving world of Pandora after the events seen in Borderlands 2, this is a story full of Borderlands’ trademark humor, following two adventurers on their quest for greatness.
Return to the Borderlands universe once again as Rhys, a Hyperion ‘suit’ with dreams of being the next Handsome Jack, and Fiona, a Pandoran con artist looking to score her biggest ever swindle. Thrown together as unwilling partners in an adventure to recover cash they both think is theirs, their journey will take you on a wild ride where gangsters, bandit lords, and Vault Hunters are just some of the obstacles you’ll encounter. Are you ready to go treasure hunting?
Port Royale 3 (PS3)
The Caribbean, in the turbulent 17th Century. The mighty kingdoms of Spain, England, France and the Netherlands fight over the colonies.
Players take on the role of a young Spanish commoner who leaves Spain to explore the New World. An accident at sea casts him overboard, and he finds himself in the Caribbean city of Port Royale. His life changes forever when he meets Elena, the beautiful daughter of the Viceroy. He has two options to win her heart: The merchant “Path of the Trader” or the pirate “Path of the Adventurer.”
Which will you choose?
Blood Knights (PS3)
Confront the enemy’s superior strength and regain your honor after you, the glorious vampire hunter, have been turned into a vampire yourself. Launch devastating attacks by combining your vampire skills with the powerful strikes of your swords
The hack’n’slay from developer Deck13 (Venetica, Jack Keane) offers single and multiplayer modes. You can switch at any time between the melee combat warrior Jeremy and the ranged fighter, Alysa, who uses two crossbows to fire at her targets. Play in cooperative mode with a friend who can join or leave the game whenever they like. Your team play will open up new tactical combat options.
Capture enemies with the vampire grip and drink their blood to increase your strength. Become part of the dramatic story of temptation and betrayal. Learn special skills, find weapons and items of equipment and discover secret hiding places.
Laser Disco Defenders (PS Vita, Cross-buy with PS4)
Join the Laser Disco Defenders on their quest to defeat the evil Lord Monotone and prevent him from using the coveted Mirror Moon to force the galaxy into dancing along to his, and only his, tune. In this self-inflicted bullet hell, you must stay on your toes as each laser beam fired ricochets off walls and can hit you too! Traverse randomly generated levels and face off Monotone’s various robotic machinations. Be it flamboyant flame sneakers or a cool rapid fire chrome suit – you decide how your favorite disco defender looks and plays based on what outfit you choose to wear.
Laser Disco Defenders features randomly generated levels, character customization, on-line leader boards and of course a funky 70’s disco style soundtrack.
Time to save the galaxy and look like a cool cat!
Type:Rider (PS Vita, Cross-buy with PS4)
Immerse yourself in this fascinating and unique experience to uncover the history and secrets of Fonts & Characters!
Incarnate 2 dots and travel through the ages of typographic styles and techniques. From the rock paintings of prehistoric times to Pixel art of the 2000’s, solve all the riddles by riding the most popular fonts and characters (Garamond, Helvetica, Times New Roman, Pixel, Comic Sans…) in a very captivating musical and visual environment.
Type:Rider is an adventure puzzle game that brings gaming experience to a whole new daring level.