One of the new additions to PlayStation Plus Extra and Premium, Pillars of Eternity 2: Deadfire, comes from Xbox Game Studios.
playstation plus has closed the year with the announcement of the December 2022 games for the Extra and Premium modalities. In this way, 2022 has ended in terms of the subscription service and these have been the best free games that have been offered through PlayStation Plus Essentials throughout the course. Regarding Extra and Premium games, They can be downloaded starting tomorrow, December 20Y one of the titles included in the catalog has a curiosity that you may not have realized.
Is about Pillars of Eternity 2: Deadfirethe sequel to the Obsidian Entertainment title, which will replace the first delivery, which is withdrawn from the subscription service on the same date. Once the withdrawal of Pillars of Eternity from PlayStation Plus Extra and Premium was announced, it was intuited that it was a decision due to its Xbox Game Studios membershipin the middle of all the controversy with the purchase of Activision Blizzard by Microsoft. Nevertheless, the arrival of the second installment has been most striking in the midst of all this battle.
With the, there are three titles belonging to Xbox Game Studios that are part of the PlayStation Plus catalogue, joining Deathloop and The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim. However, the arrival of Pillars of Eternity 2: Deadfire in the midst of all this brawl is most striking, especially after all the controversy that arose around Call of Duty and its inclusion or not in the subscription service.
PlayStation Plus Essentials free games for January already have a date
PlayStation Plus still has an announcement to make before the end of the year, as The free PlayStation Plus Essentials games for January 2022 will be announced on December 28 at around 5:30 p.m. (Spanish peninsular time)so it will be possible to know what will be the titles with which the Sony subscription service will start the year for all users, regardless of the modality.
Note that tomorrow, December 20, 17 new games will be added to PlayStation Plus Extra and Premium, while they will be two titles that will leave never to return: Pillars of Erernity and Assassin’s Creed Valhalla.