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PlayStation 4 owners can play online for free this week

Sony’s PlayStation Plus Open Multiplayer Event begins this week.

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Sony’s PlayStation Plus Open Multiplayer Event begins this week.

Sony has announced that the PlayStation Plus Open Multiplayer Event will run from November 15th-20th, 2017.

The event will allow all PlayStation 4 owners without an active PlayStation Plus membership to play online multiplayer titles for free.

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Players will be able to join online games as soon as the event begins, and will not need to sign up with a credit card, or commit to an ongoing PS Plus subscription.

It’s a well-timed promotion, with recent releases such as Call of Duty: WWII, Destiny 2, and FIFA 18, plus the upcoming Star Wars Battlefront II, all boasting substantial online components.

Unfortunately, the event doesn’t cover other PS Plus perks – such as the monthly free games, and extra PlayStation Store discounts – but it’s a very welcome promotion nonetheless.

Sony will be hoping that participants enjoy themselves so much that they upgrade to a full PS Plus subscription once the event ends.

Let us know what games you’re tempted to try out in the comments below.


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