Many Major Announcements From PlayStation Experience 2016

If you didn’t happen to be in Anaheim, California this weekend, or have time to watch the PlayStation Showcase, you missed a TON of thrilling announcements. But don’t worry, TheButtonSmashers.com has your back, and we’ll get you up to speed in a hot minute. Let’s dive in! Marvel Vs. Capcom Infinite The crowd at PSX went … Read more…

PlayStation Plus August 2016

This month’s PlayStation Plus games definitely feel like another summer month where Sony doesn’t expect you to notice the light offerings because you’re too busy playing outside. Still, give Rogue Galaxy and Yakuza 5 a try, and live out all your Japanese gangster space pirate fantasies. Tricky Towers, PS4 Basically a colorful combination of Tetris … Read more…

PlayStation Plus games for May

Like a drunk Easter bunny, PlayStation is swinging by your doorstep to leave a fresh batch of games for the PlayStation Plus faithful. What’s in our game basket this month? Well, we get a little angry Kratos, the chance to be a dictator on your own island, a fast swinging, fast shooting Bionic commando, and … Read more…

April Fools! Sony’s joke of a PlayStation Plus lineup

It’s a new month, and a new batch of free games drop for PlayStation Plus subscribers. I’m not going to sugar-coat it, in a month where the competition gives its subscribers The Wolf Among Us, Sunset Overdrive, Saints Row IV, and Dead Space, Sony’s offering looks tired and paltry. There’s a ported Wii U launch … Read more…

PlayStation Plus March 2016

  I’m going to be honest, I have mixed emotions about this month’s free games for PlayStation Plus subscribers. There are some great games on this list, like Broforce,Super Stardust HD and Galak-Z, and I’ve even enjoyed The Last Guy. The problem for me this month is that I’ve already bought most of these games. … Read more…

The Bit.Trip: Hard to Beat Value Pack of Zen

The Bit.Trip is a collection of six games featuring the character Commander Video in very simply controlled arcade style games featuring chiptunes, rhythm based movement, and a pixely 80’s style aesthetic. The six games in Bit.Trip have those qualities in common, but they range from side scrolling shooters to a trippy re-imagining of pong. Let’s … Read more…

PlayStation Plus February 2016

We get an extra day this February, but still just the usual six games from PlayStation for our Plus memberships. Starting February 9, we will once again get to vote on one of the free Plus games. The choices are Assault Android Cactus, Broforce, and Action Henk! I’m not one to tell you how to … Read more…

PlayStation Plus January 2016

As 2016 looms on the horizon, we can all resolve to…play more video games! Having a PlayStation Plus subscription certainly helps this goal, so let’s see what Sony has to offer for the month of January! This month, we have a great mix of  shooter, arena combat, RPG, tactical strategy, side scrolling platformer, and point … Read more…

PlayStation Plus December 2015

  It’s the last month of the year, and PlayStation Plus subscribers have a pretty good selection of free games to look forward to close out the year. Whether you want to dungeon crawl with a friend, launch off a mountainside and do tricks on a snowboard, or survive in an 80’s style neon open … Read more…

PlayStation Plus November 2015

Another month brings another batch of PlayStation Plus free games, and this month is a GREAT month to be a PlayStation 3 owner. Sony brought a much better selection of games to the table than the last couple of months, not a single side scrolling 8-bit indie platformer in sight. The Walking Dead: Season 2, … Read more…