Published on: 02/03/2022
PS Plus March 2022 Lineup Is Here
PlayStation has announced its March PlayStation Plus lineup. This month, Ark: Survival Evolved, Team Sonic Racing, and Ghostrunner are available for free for PlayStation Plus subscribers. The games have been made available to download and play starting from Tuesday, March 1.
“The March PlayStation Plus lineup will test your survival, racing and combat skills in equal measure,” PlayStation writes in their blog. “Prove you’ve got what it takes to survive a deadly island wilderness in Ark: Survival Evolved, outpace the competition in Team Sonic Racing and sharpen your reflexes in cyberpunk first-person adventure Ghostrunner.”
In addition to the games above, the multiplayer title Ghost of Tsushima: Legends has also been made available as a bonus title for this month. The titles will continue to be available for free until early April.
The PlayStation Plus February lineup stopped being available to download for free on Monday, February 28. The lineup comprised A Sports UFC 4, Planet Coaster: Console Edition and Tiny Tina’s Assault on Dragon Keep: A Wonderlands One-shot Adventure. Similarly, this month’s lineup will also be available to download and play for free until Monday, April 4.
Ghostrunner is available on PlayStation 5, while Ark: Survival Evolved and Team Sonic Racing are for PlayStation 4. Ghost of Tsushima: Legends is available to download on both consoles. Obviously, “Ghost of Tsushima: Legends is not available to users who already own a digital copy of Ghost of Tsushima: Director’s Cut”, the announcement writes.
Ark: Survival Evolved
Ark: Survival Evolved is an MMO survival game, where players “awaken on the shores of a mysterious island and must quickly adapt to everything its hostile environment throws at” them. It was first released in 2017 for PC, PS4, and Xbox One. It was then released for Android and iOS in June 2018, for Nintendo Switch in November 2018, and for Stadia in September 2021.
Team Sonic Racing
Team Sonic Racing is a Sonic the Hedgehog series kart racing spin-off, first released in May 2019 for PC, PS4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch. The game received “mixed or average reviews”, according to review aggregator Metacritic.
“Team Sonic Racing nails what matters most: speed and finesse on the racetrack,” said an IGN review of the game. “The new team system is a fantastic evolution of the arcade racing formula that gives you a real reason to work together, and there’s a litany of customization options to keep you coming back to these excellent tracks to earn more.”
The cyberpunk-themed action and platform game was released in October 2020 for Playstation 4, Xbox One, and. It was then made available for Nintendo Switch in November 2020, and for PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X/S in September 2021.
The story follows Jack the Ghostrunner, who parkours around the city to “slice [his] enemies with a monomolecular katana” and “dodge bullets with [his] superhuman reflexes”. Jack uses his “Sensory Boost” to slow down time to avoid being killed in one hit.
Ghost of Tsushima: Legends
Ghost of Tsushima: Legends is the co-op multiplayer “version” of Ghost of Tsushima. It was released for both PlayStation 4 and 5 in October 2020. Despite being a separate game from its single-player campaign version, Legends was first made available as a free download for owners of Ghost of Tsushima. It was then made available for purchase as a standalone game starting from September 3, 2021.