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PlayStation Plus Games for May Announced; Tales from the Borderlands, ABZU, and Alienation Featured

Today, Sony Interactive Entertainment announced the full line-up of games that will be available for free to PlayStation Plus subscribers for the month of May..and boy is it a pretty strong month.

Notably, Alienation from developer Housemarque is available for Europe, but not in North America, where it has been replaced with ABZU from developer Giant Squid.

Meanwhile, common among both line-ups is Tales from the Borderlands from developer Telltale Games. Across this five-part episodic series you follow the journey of Rhys and Fiona across Pandora as they are thrown together to recover a fortune they both believe is theirs.

Here’s the full line-up for Europe:

  • Alienation (PS4)
  • Tales from the Borderlands (PS4)
  • Blood Knights (PS3)
  • Port Royale 3: Pirates and Merchants (PS3)
  • Laser Disco Defenders (PS Vita) (Cross Busy with PS4)
  • Type: Rider (PS Vita) (Cross Buy With PS4)

And here’s the full line-up for North America:

  • Tales from the Borderlands, PS4
  • Abzu, PS4
  • Blood Knights, PS3
  • Port Royale 3: Pirates and Merchants, PS3
  • Laser Disco Defenders, PS Vita (Cross Buy with PS4)
  • Type:Rider, PS Vita (Cross Buy on PS4)

Two new trailers highlighting each line-up have also been released. You can check them out below. In the comments feel free to let us know who you think got the better offer this month: Europe or North America?


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Tyler Fischer

Tyler Fischer is the Assignments Editor and News Editor at DualShockers. He specializes in writing breaking news, managing assignments, and organization. Born and raised in New York, Tyler studies journalism and public relations at SUNY New Paltz. In his free time he enjoys playing and watching soccer, getting lost in game lore, and writing comedy scripts.

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