PlayStation Plus games for April: Hood: Outlaws & Legends, SpongeBob SquarePants: Battle for Bikini Bottom – Rehydrated, Slay the Spire

by Barbara Hadden

Pull off medieval heists, thwart dastardly aquatic plans and stack the deck in your favor with April’s PlayStation Plus lineup. Hood: Outlaws Legends, SpongeBob SquarePants: Battle for Bikini Bottom – Rehydrated and Slay the Spire arrive on PlayStation Plus on Tuesday, April 51.

Let’s take a closer look at each game in turn. 

Hood: Outlaws Legends | PS4 PS5

Hood: In this intense online multiplayer2 title, rival gangs compete in daring heists to hit the wealthy where it hurts. One of the different game modes is State Heist: a full coop PvE mode where teams control spawn points to recuperate as much gold as possible. In Gold Rush PvPvE mode however, two teams of four players battle it out in an attempt to execute the perfect heist, stealing and extracting treasure while fighting each other and the AI Guards. Equipped with unique skills and mystical abilities, each character moves in stealth to steal treasures unseen. It’s up to you to recruit your band of outlaws, master formidable fortresses and outplay your rivals.

PlayStation Plus games for April: Hood: Outlaws Legends, SpongeBob SquarePants: Battle for Bikini Bottom – Rehydrated, Slay the Spire

SpongeBob SquarePants: Battle for Bikini Bottom – Rehydrated | PS4

The classic platformer returns, faithfully remade in spongetastic splendor! Play as SpongeBob, Patrick and Sandy and use their unique sets of skills to thwart Plankton’s evil plan to rule Bikini Bottom with his army of wacky robots. Meet countless characters from the beloved series and enjoy horde mode for up to two players, online2 and offline.

PlayStation Plus games for April: Hood: Outlaws Legends, SpongeBob SquarePants: Battle for Bikini Bottom – Rehydrated, Slay the Spire

Slay the Spire | PS4

Embark on a journey up the ever-changing Spire, in this fantasy deckbuilder adventure that fuses together card games and roguelikes. Craft a unique deck from hundreds of cards to efficiently dispatch foes and reach the top. Discover powerful relics to enhance your deck’s powers to help you overcome different enemies and bosses. 

Last chance to download March’s PlayStation Plus games

You’ve until Monday, April 4 to add Ark: Survival Evolved, Team Sonic Racing, Ghostrunner (PS5 version only3) and Ghost of Tsushima: Legends4 to your game library. 

Last chance to download Persona 5 from the PS Plus Collection

Persona 5 will leave the PS Plus Collection on May 11. Add the game to your game library before then to continue to access it while you have an active PlayStation Plus subscription5. 

1 Add April’s PlayStation Plus titles to your game library before they leave on Monday, May 2 to continue to access them while you have an active PlayStation Plus subscription.  

2 Online multiplayer requires a PlayStation Plus membership. PS Plus is subject to a recurring subscription fee taken automatically until cancellation. Age restrictions apply. Full terms: play.st/PSPlusTerms. 

3PS5 console only. Benefit not applicable for Ghostrunner on PS4.

4 Ghost of Tsushima: Legends is not available to users who already own a digital copy of Ghost of Tsushima: Director’s Cut.

5 Persona 5 and the PS Plus Collection is available to PS5 owners with an active PlayStation Plus subscription. For more details, go here . The PlayStation Plus Collection is not available in China.