PlayStation Announces Play Collective; Six New Games Receive Release Dates

Brian Fujimoto, Manager of the Digital Games Business at SIEA, took to the PlayStation Blog to announce Play Collective; a new special game promotion for the PSN.

Play Collective will be launch later this month on March 21. Following the first release — “Everything”, players will be treated to new weekly releases for some of the most awesome games players can buy digitally from the PSN.

We even now know some release dates for some highly anticipated titles like PaRappa The Rapper Remastered, which is set to release on April 4 and Full Throttle Remastered, which releases on April 18.

In addition, PS Plus members will receive a 20% special discount when they pre-order any of the Play Collective titles right now. Check out the games in a short trailer above or read a brief description of the games down below courtesy of PlayStation Blog:

Cosmic Star Heroine

Launching 4/11

Take on a galactic threat as the super-spy Alyssa L’Salle in this classic style, fast-paced, sci-fi RPG! Explore the Zevanii System and its planets, defeat bizarre alien and robotic monstrosities, and discover the dark truth behind an evil conspiracy that threatens life as we know it!

Full Throttle Remastered

Launching 4/18

Released by LucasArts in 1995, Full Throttle is a classic adventure game from industry legend Tim Schafer, telling the story of Ben Throttle; butt-kicking leader of biker gang the Polecats, who gets caught up in a tale of Motorcycles, Mayhem, and Murder.

Now more than 20 years later, Full Throttle is back in a remastered edition featuring all new hand-drawn and 3D high-resolution artwork, with remastered audio and music. Players can switch back and forth between classic and remastered modes, and mix and match audio, graphics, and user interface to their heart’s desire. We’ve also included a concept art browser, and recorded a commentary track with the game’s original creators.

What Remains of Edith Finch

Launching 4/25

What Remains of Edith Finch is a collection of strange tales about a family in Washington State.

As Edith, you’ll explore the colossal Finch house, searching for stories as she explores her family history and tries to figure out why she’s the last one in her family left alive. Each story you find lets you experience the life of a new family member on the day of their death, with stories ranging from the distant past to the present day.

PaRappa The Rapper Remastered

Launching 4/4

On the eve of its 20th Anniversary, PaRappa The Rapper Remastered updates the classic game with high-res graphics providing smoother lines and textures, CD-quality sound, Trophy support and new features that allow you to feel and see the beat.

Rain World

Launching 3/28

You are a slugcat. The world around you is full of danger, and you must face it — alone. Separated from your family in a devastating flood, you must hunt for food and shelter between terrifying torrential downpours that threaten to drown all life.


Launching 3/21

Everything is about the quiet explosion of life going on all around us. This very unique game experience has been developed in secret for three years and is finally being launched on PS4 and PS4 Pro. Everything is a simulation of reality where everything you see is a thing you can be, from animals to planets to galaxies and beyond — you can be the Universe or create your own.