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PlayStation Increases PS Plus Subscription: What About PS Plus Games?

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PlayStation has increased the price of the PS Plus subscription. The price rise is a hint that the Playstation community could finally include AAA games in the PS Plus lineup.

Starting today, PlayStation is increasing the price of an annual PS Plus subscription. Subscribers now have to pay $60 instead of $50. PlayStation launched the PS Plus program in 2010. Back then, the subscription was offered for $50. For an extra $10 per year, PlayStation is expected to include AAA titles every month.

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Back in August, Sony announced the price hike will be applicable starting today. The price hike will not affect those who have already renewed their subscription, not until their next renewal date. Moreover, the new annual fees are not applicable throughout the world. Customers in United States and Canada will now have to pay extra charges. Canadian subscribers will pay 69.99 CAD for renewal of PS Plus subscription.

Meanwhile, there are a lot of rumors about the inclusion of AAA titles next month. Following are titles that might be included in PS Plus October 2016 lineup.


Resident Evil 6 was released on October 2, 2016 for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Xbox One, Xbox 360, and Microsoft Windows. Amazon is already selling Resident Evil 6 ?with 25% and 37% discounts for PS4 and PS3 respectively. The seventh installment of Resident Evil is scheduled for release next year. Sony could include this game in the PS Plus October 2016 lineup as compensation for the price hike.

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Killzone: Shadow Fall

Several gaming sites are indicating that Killzone: Shadow Fall could be included in PS Plus lineup next month. Sony Interactive Entertainment released this game on November 15, 2013 exclusively for PS4.

Watch Dogs

Ubisoft released Watch Dogs on May 27, 2016. PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Microsoft Windows. Its sequel, Watch Dogs 2 slated for release on November 15, 2017. The publisher could offer this game in the October lineup as a promotional scheme. Moreover, Playstation is already offering Watch Dogs at a 69% discount. It won?t be a surprise if Sony includes this open world action-adventure shooter video game in the October lineup.

However, Sony is yet to reveal the October 2016 lineup. TheBitBag team will update information as soon as the company reveals the details.

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