June PlayStation Plus lineup includes Virtua Fighter 5: Ultimate Showdown

Sony has revealed the free games being offered as part of PlayStation Plus next month, and it includes two new releases.

Most importantly for fans of Japanese games (and classic fighting game franchises), Virtua Fighter 5: Ultimate Showdown will be one of the games given away from June 1, 2021.

Ultimate Showdown had only just been announced earlier this week, bringing the game to PS4 with enhanced visuals via RGG Studio’s Dragon Engine.

http://twitter.com/PlayStationUK/status/1397577294567325702

Since PlayStation Plus is required to play most multiplayer games online (including Virtua Fighter 5: Ultimate Showdown), having the game bundled in as part of the subscription ends up being a good deal for those wanting to play with friends — assuming its online netcode is up to the task anyway.

Unlike Star Wars: Squadrons and Operation: Tango (the other two games being given away in June) Ultimate Showdown is going to be available for more than a month — you’ll be able to claim it until August 2.

Join The Discussion

Rice Digital Discord
Rice Digital Twitter
Rice Digital Facebook

Or write us a letter for the Rice Digital Friday Letters Page by clicking here!

Disclosure: Some links in this article may be affiliate links, which means we may earn a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on them. This is at no additional cost to you and helps support Rice Digital!

Isaac Todd
Spread the love!

Related post