June is a pretty big month for PlayStation Plus and an even bigger month for Xbox Gold as the month subscription increases on the 12th. This means that all eyes are on the line up this month. While PlayStation Plus has a killer lineup, Xbox Gold is looking a bit sad. This is what you will be getting this month as part of your console subscription.
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The NBA 2K franchise is back with the most true-to-life NBA experience to date with NBA 2K16. Featuring an all-new MyCAREER experience written, directed and produced by acclaimed filmmaker Spike Lee. Guide your MyPLAYER through the complete NBA journey, take control of an entire NBA franchise, or hone your skills online competing against gamers from around the world. With animations that provide smoother movement and more realistic articulation and a unique cover design featuring NBA stars Stephen Curry, Anthony Davis and James Harden, it’s certain to be the most authentic NBA gaming experience yet.
June 7, 1995. 1:15 AM. You arrive home after a year abroad. You expect your family to greet you, but the house is empty. Something’s not right. Where is everyone? And what’s happened here? Find out for yourself as you explore the house on Arbor Hill in the award-winning game that’s been called “a remarkable achievement” (IGN) and “the greatest video game love story ever told” (The New York Times).
Put your powers of perception to the test in echochrome, where the enigmatic Walker wanders crazy 3D mazes and hazards loom at every turn. Luckily, you are on hand to help the Walker find his way: with a little imagination and some careful level rotation you can get a new perspective on the obstacles ahead – or even remove them altogether.
Siren: Blood Curse
Deep in the mountains of Japan lies Hanuda, a village with a troubled past. Whispered tales tell of strange rituals taking place here, of human sacrifice and the call of a ghostly siren that spells danger for the living – and a murderous new life for the dead.
When an American television crew arrive to investigate the stories about Hanuda, they expect to report on a legend. Instead, they become caught up in a nightmare that is all too real.
Pursued by the evil Botz, the Little Deviants have crash-landed on the Whoman world and it’s up to you save them. Play with the Little Deviants in crazy mini-games using the PS Vita system’s touchscreen, rear touch pad, microphone and more. With lots of unlocks and replay value, it will take all your guile and skill to complete the fiendish challenges. Post your high scores online via PlayStation Network and challenge your friends to try and beat them.
God of War: Chains of Olypus
A great shadow covers the land. Helios, god of the sun, lies trapped in the Underworld as chaos reigns. Only the cursed warrior Kratos, slave to the gods of Olympus, can restore the light and escape the dire sins of his past.
Goat Simulator (1 June – 30 June)
Goat Simulator is the latest in goat simulation technology, bringing next-gen goat simulation to YOU. You no longer have to fantasize about being a goat your dreams have finally come true!
Goat Simulator is all about causing as much destruction as you possibly can as a goat. It has been compared to an old-school skating game, except instead of being a skater, you’re a goat, and instead of doing tricks, you wreck stuff. Destroy things with style and you’ll earn even more points! When it comes to goats, not even the sky’s the limit!
The Crew (16 June – 15 July)
The Crew is a revolutionary action-driving MMO that connects players online like never before. The Crew takes you and your friends on a wild ride across a massive, open-world recreation of the United States that is richly detailed and loaded with endless challenges. Generous in content and tailored for the connected generation, The Crew is the next-gen game that redefines action-driving.
Super Meat Boy (1 June – 15 June)
Super Meat Boy is a tough as nails platformer where you play as an animated cube of meat who’s trying to save his girlfriend (who happens to be made of bandages) from an evil fetus in a jar wearing a tux.
Our meaty hero will leap from walls, over seas of buzz saws, through crumbling caves and pools of old needles. Sacrificing his own well being to save his damsel in distress. Super Meat Boy brings the old school difficulty of classic titles and stream lines them down to the essential no BS straight forward twitch reflex platforming.
Also available on Xbox One
XCOM: Enemy Unkown (16 June – 30 June)
Threatened by an unknown enemy, Earth’s governments unite to form an elite paramilitary organization, known as XCOM. As the commander of XCOM, you must create a fully operational base, research alien technologies, plan combat missions, and lead your soldiers in fierce battles against a terrifying alien invasion. The decisions you make will affect the fate of humanity. You are our last hope.
Also available on Xbox One