PlayStation Plus May 2021 free games announced

The PS Plus May 2021 lineup of free PS5 and PS4 games includes Battlefield V and Stranded Deep.

Georgia Dixon
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April 29, 2021
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It's almost May, and that means one thing - a new batch of PlayStation Plus games. To recap, last month's lineup included one PS5 title (Oddworld: Soulstorm) and two PS4 titles (Days Gone and Zombie Army 4: Dead War). This month, Sony is continuing the formula with one PS5 exclusive and two PS4 games.

All three PS Plus May games are free to subscribers and will be available for download from Tuesday, May 4 through to Monday, May 31. And if you haven't grabbed April's free games yet, you still have until Monday, May 3 to do so.

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1. Wreckfest: Drive Hard, Die Last

PlayStation 5

Though also released on the PS4, Wreckfest will only be available to PS Plus subscribers with a PS5. Made for lovers of mayhem and carnage, Wreckfest is a racing game like no other, with ultra-realistic physics and plenty of epic crashes to be had. There are also challenge modes with quirky vehicles and an online multiplayer mode to battle it out with up to 24 players.

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2. Battlefield V

PlayStation 4

The latest instalment of EA's popular first-person shooter series, Battlefield V picks up where its precursor, Battlefield 1 left off, shifting from the conclusion of World War I to the outbreak of World War II. Players can assemble their own Company of customised soldiers, weapons and vehicles, or enlist their real-life squad in multiplayer mode as they fight for survival in epic battles all over the world.

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3. Stranded Deep

PlayStation 4

Developed by Australian studio Beam Team Games, Stranded Deep puts you in the role of a plane crash survivor stranded in the middle of the Pacific Ocean. You'll need to keep your wits about you in order to survive, exploring islands, defending yourself against deadly wildlife and other native threats, all the while staving off starvation, dehydration and exposure in the hopes of finally escaping.

Georgia Dixon
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Georgia Dixon
Georgia Dixon has over seven years' experience writing about all things tech, entertainment and lifestyle, with bylines in TechLife magazine, 7NEWS and In her spare time, you'll find her playing games and daydreaming about good food, wine, and dogs.

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