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01st Jul 2021

These are the free subscription games coming to PlayStation and Xbox in July

Rory Cashin

Seven games across the two platforms to play for the next 31 days or so…

Six months into the year, and we’ve had some great new games in 2021 already. But if you’ve got either the PS Plus or the Xbox Games With Gold, then you’re about to get a host of free games via those subscriptions for the month of July.

If you’ve already got PS Plus and Xbox Games with Gold, you’ve still got a few days to download the games from June, but these are the ones you can expect to get as part of your subscription in July.

PS Plus (from 6 July to 2 August):

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 (PS5 / PS4)

Official Synopsis: “Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 delivers a trio of action-packed multiplayer-modes* for first-person shooter fans. First there’s the series’ iconic multiplayer experience pitting players against each other worldwide. Second, is the fan-favourite Zombies experience, letting you and friends battle the undead. Last but not least is Blackout, an intense large-map mode inspired by battle royale. Blackout brings together characters, locations, weapons and gear from across the series in all-out survival combat – all with a unique Black Ops twist”

WWE 2K Battlegrounds (PS5 / PS4)

Official Synopsis: “The world of WWE is your battleground with over-the-top, arcade action as your favorite WWE Superstars and Legends battle in interactive environments around the world. Play through a new story mode while unlocking unique characters and Battlegrounds. Compete using special abilities and power-ups in match types like Steel Cage, Royal Rumble, and more! Compete in Online Tournaments or stake your claim as King of the Battleground against players from around the world!* Plus, battle it out in local multiplayer and dominate your friends.”

A Plague Tale: Innocence (PS5)

Official Synopsis: “The critically acclaimed adventure releases on PS5 with 4K native resolution, targeted 60 FPS, highly improved visuals, and fast loading – and makes its debut onto PlayStation Plus. Follow the tale of young Amicia and her little brother Hugo, in a heartrending journey through the darkest hours of history. Hunted by Inquisition soldiers and surrounded by unstoppable swarms of rats, Amicia and Hugo will come to know and trust each other. As they struggle to survive against overwhelming odds, they will fight to find purpose in this brutal, unforgiving world.”

Clip via PlayStation

Xbox Games with Gold:

Planet Alpha (1 July – 31 July)

Official Synopsis: “Survive a strange planet filled with danger and mystery. Marooned and alone, venture across the beautiful foreign land and unlock its many hidden secrets. With relentless enemies pursuing you, harness the power of night and day in your fight to stay alive in this alien world.”

Rock Of Ages 3: Make & Break (16 July – 15 August)

Official Synopsis: “Jump into a sprawling, gut-busting story featuring bizarre and absurd takes on legendary characters. Design, build, and share your custom levels with friends in this Monty Python-esque tower defence and arcade game.”

Conker: Live & Reloaded (1 July – 15 July)

Official Synopsis: “Back with a hangover and a heavy dose of attitude, play gaming’s notorious squirrel, Conker, through a raunchy world full of twisted characters, innuendos, and outrageous movie parodies.”

Midway Arcade Origins (16 July – 30 July)

Official Synopsis: “With more than 30 timeless entries from the golden age of arcade gaming, relive your childhood or discover classic games for the first time, such as Defender, Gauntlet, Rampart, and more. No quarters needed to play!”

Clip via WB Games