Why does Sony’s State of Play matter? Well, as the war over coronavirus wages on, so too, does the stand against racism. Where the hashtag black lives matter has become a symbolic sentiment worldwide, one used more prevalently than perhaps ever before.
So, with humanity fighting the war on two fronts, the looming threat of an economic downturn, and political division. But also, the fear of social insecurity and unrest, some form of distraction from these uncertain times would not go a miss.
All things considered.
Besides, thanks to the worldwide containment effort, Coronavirus should only affect those nations silly enough to lift the lockdown too soon. At the same time, police reform is a serious problem. And a delicate matter deserving of compassion.
Even so, we all have our vices, habits, and hobbies between everyday life, which let us face it until restored is temporarily on hold. Until further notice, at least.
Luckily for us players, video games can provide the most vivid form of escapism from the luxury of our own homes.
In a bid to help players abide by the social distancing rules, Sony has launched a vast volume of decent game deals via its exclusive State of Play event.
Whether you are looking to extend your gaming library of AAA games, revisit that exclusive everyone raged over, back in the day. Or you are just seeking out a discount on a recent release; it is highly likely Sony’s State of Play event has got you covered.
Let us see what Sony has to offer. Game on!
Dark Souls 3 Deluxe Edition & Dark Souls Remastered
The Dark Souls franchise has garnered a decent reputation from both fans and critics alike as one of the most acclaimed and notoriously tricky series of games to master in video game history.
Therefore, $19.99 (U.P. $39.99 -50%) for Dark Souls Remastered is an absolute steal while the Dark Souls 3 Deluxe Edition will set you back only $13.59 (U.P. $84.99 -84%!). Alternatively, you may check on Amazon, offering Dark Souls Remastered at $18.45 and Dark Souls 3 The Fire Fades Edition $19.99.
These offers are up for grabs, subject to while stocks last. Hence we’re providing options for our readers, just in case, they were snapped up.
Whichever one you opt for, prepare to meet your maker, a lot of times.
Two Great Deals on AAA Giants
One of the most celebrated shooters of the last decade, DOOM Eternal, has been bumped down to $38.99 (U.P. $59.99 -35%). Equally, you can pick up From Software’s epic, action-adventure Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice, for the same price.
May the Fallen be With You
Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order
Another game that shares stark similarities with the soulsborne series is last years, story-driven, smash-hit, Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order. At only $29.99 (U.P. $59.99 -50%), it is well worth a pick-up and play.
Meanwhile, the critically acclaimed and insanely popular Grand Theft Auto V is up for grabs at only $14.99 (U.P. $29.99 -50%). That is the Premium Online Edition.
Assassin’s Creed Origins and Odyssey
Thankfully, Assassin’s Creed fans too can cash in on Sony’s State of Play event. From today, you can buy Assassin’s Creed Origins at the ridiculously low asking price of $11.99 (U.P. $59.99 -80%). Alternatively, the more recent Assassin’s Creed Odyssey sees a significant price slash, at $29.99 (U.P. $119.99 -75%). We’ve also found Odyssey going at $26.69 on Amazon, while stocks last!
Spider-Man: Game of the Year Edition
Never got round to playing Marvel’s Spider-Man: Game of the Year Edition? No matter. knows the time at just $19.99 (U.P. $39.99 -50%). On the same schema, you may also grab this on Amazon at the same price. And as one of Sony’s most popular exclusives, Spidey’s latest adventure is a must-play.
Batman: Arkham Knight
If you prefer the caped crusader, though, you can pick up the classic Batman: Arkham Knight for a measly $3.99 (U.P. $19.99 -80%!). A mere pittance.
God Of War
Prefer Gods to Superheroes? Then God Of War is another superb game to snap up this State of Play. Besides, $14.99 (U.P. $19.99 -25%), for 2018’s game of the year cannot be too bad. Right?
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare
Of course, if it is just some good-old-fashioned ground-pounding you’re after, then Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare is just the ticket. Reduced from $59.99 to $44.99, COD’s endlessly fun, multiplayer matchmaking options make this one perfect during the lockdown.
So, there you have it. Sony’s State of Play never fails to surprise me. And there is an exceptionally significant number of spectacular deals this time—choices for players of any persuasion.
With so many limitless options on the table, the possibilities are seemingly endless. Praise the high heavens.
If games can alleviate some off the burden caused by lockdown, then life under quarantine can be more bearable.
Go Forth and game!
Prices and availability are subject to change without notice. Prices are accurate at the time of posting.