The Essential Picks Sale returns to the PSN store today, enjoy savings on major PS4 games

Kicking off today overt on the PSN, PlayStation is letting PS4 players save up to 80% on a range of popular PS4 games for a limited time. It replaces the PlayStation Plus double discount sale that had been running up until this point, slashing the price of gaming hits like Call of Duty: BlackOps Cold War, NBA 2K21 and Watch Dogs: Legion – Gold Edition.


All the games discounted as part of the Essential Picks promotion will be sticking around until March 17th, giving players plenty of time to decided what to spend their digital funds on. There are far too many games included in the sale to list them all here, but we at Console Deals thought we’d give you a head start by listing our personal picks. We’ll even list the best possible price for Digital PSN currency below these highlights, helping you to save even more money in the Essential Picks sale.

PlayStation ‘Essential Picks’ sale highlights:

Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War (PS4) – Now £42.59 down from £59.99 (20% off)

NBA 2K21 (PS4) – Now £16.79 down from £59.99 (72% off)

Ghost Recon: Breakpoint (PS4) – Now £14.99 down from £59.99 (75% off)

Watch Dogs: Legion – Gold Edition (PS4) – Now £50.99 down from £84.99 (40% off)

Rise of the Tomb Raider (PS4) – Now £20.99 down from £24.99 (40% off)

Marvel’s Iron Man VR (PS4) – Now £42.59 down from £34.99 (20% off)

Death Stranding (PS4) – Now £19.79 down from £54.99 (64% off)

The Crew 2 – Gold Edition (PS4) – Now £14.59 down from £72.99 (80% off)

Dragon Quest XI S (PS4) – Now £27.99 down from £34.99 (20% off)

The full list of games included in the promotion can be found on the PlayStation blog.

Get the best price on PlayStation digital currency:

Want to save even more money on any of the PS4 games listed above? Sure, you could go directly to the PSN store, but why not get the best deal on PlayStation digital currency cards to stack up the savings. Below we’ve listed a collection of all the different increments at the best price, making it easy for you to top up your digital wallet with additional funds: 

Playstation Plus 3 Months Membership - UK

In Stock
£16.85

Playstation Plus 12 Months Membership - UK

In Stock
£39.85
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