Currently playing video games is not expensive if we already have a current console, as in this case Playstation 4, We have a multitude of Freetoplay games with which to invest those idle hours in which we only want to be at home with the fan or air conditioner plugged in. The catalog of free games is increasingly extensive and that is due to the great acceptance they have had by the general public, to the point of being the most popular among casual gamers.
This phenomenon has been popularized especially by smartphones where the only successful games are the free ones with in-app purchases. This is because playing is free, but with many limitations. Limitations ranging from a limited number of worlds or levels, or simply to aesthetic additional content such as weapons for a shooter or different outfits. This business model has also been embraced by consoles, finding a great variety of them on PlayStation 4. In this article we are going to show how to do it and which ones we find most interesting.
Where and how do I access these games on my PlayStation 4?
It is as simple as entering the store and going down the list to where we find the "Free" section, inside we will find 3 sections:
- To explore: Where we can take a general look at what the store itself recommends, These recommendations tend to change regularly.
- Highlights: In this section we will find the most outstanding game of the moment, or the one that has received the most news.
- Free: Finally here we can see all free content that PlayStation offers us in its entirety.
We remember that although these games are free, the extra content that we want to acquire will be paid. However, the vast majority of these games do not require PlayStation plus, although if we like to enjoy a greater number of games monthlyI highly recommend paying for the subscription as the quality of these titles is very high.
Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout
It is not a free game as such, since in its original condition costs € 19,99, but this month Playstation Plus is giving it away, undoubtedly an attraction more than enough to agree to pay those 5 € monthly that costs the plus.
It is a Battle royale of mini games that remind us of legendary television programs such as Humor Amarillo or Grand Prix. It certainly sounds like fun and it is. Each test becomes a massive race to pass the tests as soon as possible, in which 60 online players compete round by round to try to finish first in each one of them. It sounds as crazy as it really is, since in addition to its color of the bet, its aesthetic is very unique and it is very pleasant to play it.
World Of Warships: Legends
From the creators of World Of Tanks, this multiplayer universe that transports us to the high seas where we will participate in an authentic naval war. It will transport us to wars as epic and historical as the Second World War. We will have flagships, including aircraft carriers, destroyers, frigates or battleships.
With more than 200 ships to choose from from all the countries participating in these warlike conflicts, it is a unique video game, since there are few video games that reflect with such realism and fidelity that amount of warships. Fun and exciting to the delight of all lovers of this genre.
This like many other FTP has available some micro payments with which to acquire some extras to extend the life of the video game.
This is one that can not be missing in any list of free games and this could not be less, it is the Battle Royale of Call of Duty. This video game guarantees a massive combat experience between up to 150 players. We find Game modes that alternate with each update to give it a bit of variety, we can find the solo mode, duos, trios or quartets. Without a doubt, the most interesting thing about this game is enjoying it with friends, since it only loses part of the essence.
The Battle royale mode is an evolution of what was seen with Blackout in Black Ops 4, recovering some aspects such as the Gulag, a place where we will end up after dying and where we will fight against an opponent in a reduced space, the winner of this duel will come back to life in the departure. We also find the Booty modeIn this mode the objective will be to get the most money by collaborating with our colleagues, completing different events such as killing an enemy team or capturing an area.
In this case it is an action and open-world MMO video game based on voxels, in which we find large kingdoms in a fully destructible building and structures environment full of enemies, hundreds of items to collect, where we can find some made by other users, and countless dungeons to conquer. We will have 12 character classes to choose from.
If everything that it offers for free is not enough, we will have access to a multitude of free and paid extras in the Store, but the vast majority of them will be accessible only by playing.
A great adventure of action and role cooperative in which up to four players will be proposed to hunt gigantic mythological creatures, some of them known as the Behemoths, inhabitants of a colorful fantasy world that will bring this video game to life.
The combat system reminds us a bit of other video games like Dark Souls or Monster Hunter. We have the possibility to create our own weapons and defensive equipment thanks to a robust crafting system, where customization makes its appearance.
Star Trek Online
MMO based on the fast-paced Star Trek saga, in which we will take command of a captain of the federation of United Planets, the Klingon Empire or the Romulans. We will face different missions of exploration, defense and interstellar combat.
Star Trek Online will allow us to widely customize our ship with a wide variety of technological pieces. We will be able to level up our character and acquire new abilities with which to defend ourselves from the many dangers that await us in the universe.
We will have a great variety of micro payments to acquire famous fleets, although the vast majority will be possible to obtain them in the game itself.