The PlayStation sale has begun as Sony joins the holiday bandwagon with some great deals to all gamers around the world. The PlayStation sale during the holiday season offers incredible deals on games belonging to current and next-gen consoles.
To ensure that no gamer is left behind, Sony has ensured that the offerings on the PlayStation sale cover all genres and budgets.
With such a huge sale, it always becomes extremely difficult to choose one or a few games regardless of an individual’s budget. Sony also has a huge range of exclusives for its PlayStation lineup that have also flew under the sales radar.
5 deals in the PlayStation sale that gamers should definitely get their hands on
The games mentioned below have a lot of uniqueness about them. They also bring great discounts as the price reduction is a big factor when considering a PlayStation sale.
Top 5 games from the PlayStation Winter 2021 sale
- Death Loop
- It takes two
- A Plague Tale: Innocence
- Borderlands 3
- Marvel’s Spiderman: Miles Morales
5) Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales
Developer/Publisher: Insomniac Games/Sony Interactive Entertainment
Release date: November 12, 2020
Price and discount: $29.99 (40%)
There can’t be a better time for someone to start Marvel’s Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales video game to expand the sensation of Spider-Man: No Coming Home.
Sony’s exclusive game can be enjoyed on both generations of its consoles, and the PlayStation sale adds 40% off the base edition. Although the discount could have been a bit higher, the game is a true masterpiece that lets every fan enjoy what it’s like to live as Spiderman. It has great features for explorations and a story-rich campaign that includes several iconic characters from the Spider-Verse.
4) Borderlands 3
Developer/Publisher: Gearbox Software/2K Games
Release date: November 13, 2029; November 12, 2020
Price and discount: $14.99 (75%)
The Borderlands 3 Core Edition is subject to the maximum percentage discount available during the PlayStation Winter Sale. The game was a big hit, despite its fair share of reviews.
Overall, Borderlands 3 builds on the very functionality that has made the entire series one of the most iconic in the gaming industry. There are more weapons, more enemies, more missions and more content than ever and all at an incredibly low price. Borderlands 3 can be enjoyed in single-player or co-op mode and the game runs smoothly on both generations of PlayStation consoles.
3) A plague tale: Innocence
Developer/Publisher: Asobo Studio/Focus Home Interactive
Release date: May 14, 2019; July 6, 2021
Price and discount: $9.99 (75%)
A Plague Tale: Innocence is a wonderful narrative game that has plenty to keep players of all tastes and ages engaged. The game is a classic stealth-based action-adventure where players will have to avoid conflict for the most part. Playing as Amicia De Rune, players will experience an incredible portrayal of the Hundred Years War era between England and France.
Ahead is another Rats and Black Plague storyline that keeps players on their toes as the suspense slowly but surely builds. The PS5 release is recent, so getting 75% off both consoles is a great deal that has made its way to the PlayStation sale.
2) It takes two
Developer/Publisher: Hazelight Studios/Electronic Arts
Release date: March 26, 2021
Price and discount: $19.99 (50%)
The recent Best Game winner at The Game Awards 2021 is available at a deep discount on the PlayStation Winter 2021 Sale. It Takes Two offers a unique experience as it takes the fun parts of multiple genres and mixes them together to create a memorable experience that is truly made for multiplayer gaming.
Designed for split-screen co-op, It Takes Two takes players into a storytelling wonderland that’s somewhat predictable, yet so much fun. With great discounts and the holiday season approaching, It Takes Two is the best virtual tool anyone can use to bond in real life.
1) Death Loop
Developer/Publisher: Arkane Studios/Bethesda Softworks
Release date: September 14, 2021
Price and discount: $29.99 (50%)
Deathloop was one of the best releases of 2021 and it really took the genre and the concept of the time loop to a whole new height. As players take on the role of Colt, who is an assassin, their main task will be to destroy high value targets to destroy the time loop they are trapped in.
It’s not just the gameplay that’s as fun as the art style, but the music and storytelling were also developed with lots of love and care. There’s even a multiplayer aspect for the more competitive players where another assassin will enter the loop to try and stop Colt from destroying it.
While the Basic Edition is there for PS5 only, the Deluxe Edition, at $10 more, covers the PS4 as well. Both editions are 50% off during the 2021 PlayStation Winter Sale.