Sony Interactive Entertainment has suddenly announced the “Play at Home” program – providing PS4 users with free games to try to encourage PS4 users to stay at home to play games in an attempt to reduce the spread of COVID-19.
The COVID-19 pandemic is now spreading all over the world and almost every country on earth. Virtually all people can somehow feel its impact. The same thing happens to gamers when they are at home bored without being able to go to school or work. Recognizing this, game distributors and developers have been constantly giving gamers a variety of titles to play this season.
Not only do PC games get free games, it seems that PS4 gamers will also get the benefits when Sony Interactive Entertainment recently announced the “Play at Home” program – provided for users. PS4 games are free to try to encourage PS4 users to stay home to play games, reducing the risk of COVID-19’s spread.
Specifically, Sony will free 2 Uncharted titles: The Nathan Drake Collection and Journey for all PS4 users starting from April 15 to May 5. PS4 owners will be able to receive the game without a PlayStation Plus service. However, Sony has noted that users may take longer than usual to download the games. Because Sony has reduced the download speed of PS4s around the world due to the increased worldwide Internet usage when people are at home.
As part of the “Play at Home” program, Sony not only provided free titles, it also established a $10 million fund to fund its independent game development partners, including small game studios who are facing unexpected difficulties in the pandemic.
“At Sony Interactive Entertainment, we are privileged to bring this much-needed entertainment. We know this is just one small step and we are thankful to be able to offer this support to our players, our communities, and our partners,”said a Sony representative about the” Play at Home “program.
For those of you who don’t know, Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection includes the first three famous Uncharted titles with a total value of $ 19.99. Meanwhile, Journey remains one of the most beloved games of the last decade. These free games are a great joy for gamers who have never played them before, or for those want to relive the adventures.