What Is the PlayStation Plus Games for January?

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By Valerie Becker

The start of a new year often brings new and exciting things, and for PlayStation Plus subscribers, that means a fresh lineup of free games to download and enjoy. So, what can gamers expect from the PlayStation Plus Games for January? Let’s dive in and take a look.

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

One of the headliners for this month’s PlayStation Plus lineup is “Shadow of the Tomb Raider,” the third entry in the rebooted Tomb Raider franchise. Developed by Eidos Montreal and published by Square Enix, “Shadow of the Tomb Raider” sees Lara Croft venturing into South America to stop an impending Mayan apocalypse.

With stunning graphics, thrilling gameplay mechanics, and a gripping story that delves deeper into Lara’s character than ever before, “Shadow of the Tomb Raider” is a must-play for any fans of action-adventure games.


Another standout title for January is “Greedfall,” an RPG developed by French studio Spiders. Set in a 17th-century-inspired world filled with magic and monsters, “Greedfall” follows De Sardet, a diplomat who is sent to negotiate with various factions on behalf of their home nation.

Featuring deep character customization options, branching dialogue choices that affect the story’s outcome, and an intricate crafting system that allows players to create their own weapons and armor, “Greedfall” offers hours upon hours of immersive gameplay.

Additional Titles

In addition to these two main titles, this month’s PlayStation Plus lineup also includes:

  • Maneater: A unique action-RPG where players take on the role of a shark.
  • WWE 2K Battlegrounds: A cartoonish wrestling game featuring WWE superstars.
  • Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection: Three classic PS3 games remastered for the PS4.
  • DiRT 5: A high-octane racing game featuring a variety of vehicles and locations.


Overall, the PlayStation Plus Games for January offer a diverse range of experiences for gamers to enjoy, from the intense action of “Shadow of the Tomb Raider” to the whimsical fun of “Maneater.” Whether you’re a longtime fan of these franchises or simply looking to try something new, there’s sure to be something in this month’s lineup that will pique your interest. So, fire up your PS4 or PS5 and get ready for some unforgettable gaming moments.