PS Plus January 2022: Rumors, leaks & announcement date

PlayStation Plus logoSony Computer Entertainment

A new year means new freebies for PlayStation Plus subscribers. Here’s everything we know about PS Plus in January 2022.

PlayStation and Xbox have been in a head-to-head battle to see who can provide the best subscription service in terms of free games. While Xbox Game Pass has now merged with EA Play (leading to a sharp drop-off for Games With Gold, some would say), PlayStation Plus and PlayStation Now both keep offering high-quality titles.

Article continues after ad

With every passing month comes a whole new collection of titles, all of which are available to players for the cost of a PS Plus membership. Here’s everything that’s coming to PS Plus in January 2022.


Jan 22 free psn gamesSony
January 2022’s free PS Plus games.

PS Plus games for January 2o22

According to the post from the PlayStation blog, the games coming to PS Plus in January are:

  • Deep Rock Galactic (PS5/PS4)
  • Dirt 5 (PS5/PS4)
  • Persona 5 Strikers (PS4)

Free games are usually made available on the first Tuesday of the month, so expect January’s games to arrive on Tuesday, January 4.

Article continues after ad
Dirt 5 rally car game delayed againCodemasters
Dirt 5 leads January 2021’s free PS Plus titles.

How to get PS Plus games for free

If you are looking to claim these games as a part of the January 2022 lineup, then you are going to need to follow some basic steps.

  1. On the home screen of your PlayStation console, head over to the PlayStation Plus symbol in the top left
  2. Once there, you will be able to download all the active games for the current month of PS Plus.
    • You will also also be able to subscribe to the service if you are not already.
  3. The new titles will now be in your Library!

For more on free games you can snag in January, be sure to check out our guides for January’s PlayStation Now games as well as all we know about the Xbox Game Pass lineup.

Related Topics