June's top PlayStation Plus games are now available to download

The PlayStation Plus Essential Games for June are here. Here are more details and the Days of Play benefits!

June has begun, which means a new month of free games for PlayStation Plus Essential members. According to the announcement, players can now claim SpongeBob: SquarePants: The Cosmic Shake, AEW Fight Forever, and Streets of Rage 4 and add them to their library. Additionally, EA Sports FC 24 will extend its run in the monthly games category and will be available to claim until June 18, 2024. All you need to claim these games is a PlayStation Plus Essential membership, which starts at $9.99 per month.

SpongeBob SquarePants: The Cosmic Shake is a 3D platform adventure developed by Purple Lamp and published by THQ Nordic. In the story, you play as SpongeBob with your trusty companion Patrick as you explore various wish worlds. Next up, we have AEW Fight Forever, a 3D wrestling game from YUKE and THQ Nordic. In this game, you'll experience nostalgic arcade wrestling with different fighter types, game modes, weapons, and more. Lastly, we have a 2D beat-'em-up from the hands of Dotemu called Streets of Rage 4. Streets of Rage 4 is an exciting installment in the series as it improves on the classic gameplay with new mechanics, impresses visually with hand-drawn graphics, and has a soundtrack you won't forget.

Additionally, there are some additional benefits through the Days of Play celebration for certain members. Some PSVR 2 titles are up for grabs if you're a PlayStation Plus Premium member. This collection includes the following games: Ghostbusters: Rise of the Ghost Lord, Walkabout Mini Golf, Synth Riders, Before Your Eyes, and The Walking Dead: Saints & Sinners – Chapters 1 & 2. You'll be able to download these games to your console starting June 6. Additionally, some PlayStation 2 games are also up for grabs for Premium members starting June 11. The Classics Catalog will feature Tomb Raider Legend, Star Wars: The Clone Wars, and Sly Cooper and the Thievius Raccoonus this month. PlayStation Plus Premium membership starts at $17.99 per month.

Will you be playing any of the PlayStation Plus Essential games in June? Let us know in the comments.

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