August’s new titles for PlayStation Now members cover a variety of game styles. NieR: Automata offers a complex story and intense RPG action in the distant future as combat androids take on a mechanical threat. The challenging and stylistic sci-fi first-person platformer, Ghostrunner, combines exciting parkour and one-hit-kill mechanics. Lastly, top-down adventure, Undertale, lets you explore a rich RPG world full of strange and delightful characters where violence isn’t the only answer.
In this captivating action RPG, invaders from another world attack without warning, unleashing machine lifeforms. To break the deadlock, a new breed of android infantry is sent into the fray: the YoRHa squad. Join androids 2B and 9S in their ferocious battle to reclaim an overrun dystopia and experience mesmerizing, high-speed combat that’s the specialty of development studio PlatinumGames.
Available to download and stream until November 1, 2021.
Ghostrunner is a hardcore FPP slasher packed with lightning-fast action, set in a grim, cyberpunk megastructure. Climb Dharma Tower, humanity’s last shelter, after a world-ending cataclysm. Make your way up from the bottom to the top, confront the tyrannical Keymaster, and take your revenge. View Ghostrunner game details.
In this top-down adventure, control a human who falls underground into the world of monsters. Now you must find your way out… or stay trapped forever! Explore a rich RPG world full of strange and delightful characters where violence isn’t the only answer: every enemy can be defeated nonviolently. View Undertale game details.