After recuperating from a major hack attack, Sony is now offering incentives to PSN gamers in the US, UK, France, Italy, Germany and Spain that include free games and additional days of premium content.
PS Network gamers can select and download any of the two games from a list of five games that includes – Dead Nation, inFAMOUS, LittleBigPlanet, Super Stardust HD, Wipeout HD + Fury. PSP owners can choose two free games from this list – LittleBigPlanet (PSP), ModNation Racers, Pursuit Force, Killzone Liberation
In addition to this, Sony is providing number of free movies over one weekend for the video service users. The date and the movie titles are yet to be announced. The plans also include a 12-month free identity protection programme that will offer support, a dedicated helpline and insurance covering expenses incurred in identity restoration. For eligibility for fraud protect consumers must be 18+ and be an account holder on 20 April 2011. Users can visit Playstation blog for more information.
In addition to free games, North American users will also get the following:
- A selection of “On Us” rental movie titles will be available to PlayStation Network customers over one weekend, where Video Service is available. Those titles will be announced soon.
- 30 days free PlayStation Plus membership for non PlayStation Plus subscribers.
- Existing PlayStation Plus subscribers will receive an additional 60 days of free subscription.
- Existing Music Unlimited Premium Trial subscription members will receive an additional 30 days of free premium subscription.
- Additional 30 days + time lost for existing members of Music Unlimited Premium/Basic subscription free of charge for existing Premium/Basic members.
- To welcome users Home, PlayStation Home will be offering 100 free virtual items. Additional free content will be released soon, including the next addition to the Home Mansion personal space, and Ooblag’s Alien Casino, an exclusive game.
In Asia, Sony is still working on security issues to fully restore its service. We will update you as and when we get more information on this. Just follow us on Twitter or become a Facebook fan.