PlayStation Plus Users Uncover Best Free Hidden Gem Games

American subscribers to PlayStation Plus across PS4 and PS5 have highlighted several ‘hidden gem’ games via the PlayStation Plus Reddit page. These games are available through the PS Plus Premium and PS Plus Extra free games libraries, and while it is unclear how long they will remain available, they currently offer an excellent opportunity for players searching for new gaming experiences.

Spotlight on Hidden Gems

In no particular order, we’ll explore each of the top-ranked hidden gems on PlayStation Plus. Each of these games stands out based on votes and mentions from subscribers and offers a unique experience for players seeking something fresh. Each game also comes with an official description and trailer.

The Forgotten City

The Forgotten City transports players 2,000 years into the past, where they relive the final days of a cursed Roman city. The fate of the city rests in your hands, and your actions and decisions shape the unfolding mystery.


Inscryption, from the creator of Pony Island and The Hex, is an inky, black card-based odyssey. It combines the elements of deckbuilding roguelike, escape-room style puzzles, and psychological horror into an immersive gaming experience.

Slay the Spire

Slay the Spire merges card games and roguelikes to build an exceptional single-player deckbuilder. Players craft unique decks, encounter unusual creatures, discover relics of immense power, and aim to slay the spire.

13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim

13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim is an acclaimed sci-fi mystery epic from storytellers Vanillaware. It features thirteen intertwining stories, 2D sidescrolling adventure, top-down combat, and an array of mechsuit weaponry.

What Remains of Edith Finch

In What Remains of Edith Finch, players scour the enormous Finch house as Edith, exploring her family history and discovering why she’s the last family member alive.

Deliver Us The Moon

Deliver Us The Moon is a Sci-Fi thriller set in an apocalyptic near future. The player is Earth’s last astronaut on a desperate mission to uncover what happened to a promising new energy source on the moon.

Wrapping Up

These hidden gem games provide varied and engaging experiences for PS Plus subscribers. To stay updated on all PlayStation Plus news, rumors, leaks, and deals, check out HitPlay.

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