Mafia: Definitive Edition And OlliOlli world Sony Interactive Entertainment announced the highlights of the new games available to PlayStation Plus Essential subscribers in February on Wednesday.
Get subscribers too Evil Dead: The Game, the asymmetrical co-op shooter whose title should make the gameplay a bit obvious (we enjoyed it, for the record). And destiny 2extension 2020, Beyond the Lightwill also be available for Essential members.
The games will be available from February 7th.
Mafia: Definitive Edition is the 2020 remake (for PlayStation 4) of the popular open-world crime game from 2002, when it was still a largely new genre in AAA video games. The game takes players to a mob-infested 1930’s fictional town called Lost Heaven and explores the rise of an accidental mafia soldier and the downfall of a big crime family.
OlliOlli world, the third game in Roll7’s skateboard series, was a Polygon Recommends pick when it launched in February 2022. It’s quite a departure from the first two games, trading in a cartoonish 2.5D perspective (allowing for better physics and tricks) for the earlier pixel art and side-scrolling motion. The PS5 and PS4 versions of OlliOlli world are available.
Evil Dead: The Game is a 4v1 shooter that offers both PvE and PvP games. Players can compete online with other players against the AI or play with bot teammates. They face off against The Demon (also AI or another player) who is out to kill them all or destroy the Necronomicon if they manage to find it. PS5 and PS4 versions are both available.
Destiny 2: Beyond Light was released in November 2020 and was the third major content update for a loot shooter that is now free to play. For more on this expansion and the others launched in the series (and advice on where to start if you’re brand new to the series), we’ve got a guide that puts it all in perspective.
PlayStation Plus subscribers can still purchase January’s Essential level games — Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, Fallout 76, And axiom edge 2 – until February 6th.