May 2017 PS4, PSVR & PS Vita New Releases in North America and Europe

April 28, 2017 Written by Jason Dunning

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Next month, PlayStation 4 owners will find Injustice 2, Prey, LocoRoco Remastered, The Surge, Friday the 13th: The Game, RiME, Akiba’s Beat, and much more. PlayStation VR owners can expect Farpoint and Star Trek: Bridge Crew, and PlayStation Vita owners will get The Caligula EffectYs Origin, and more.

The May 2017 PlayStation Plus free games don’t include any new releases, but you will find Abzu (in North America), Alienation (in Europe), Tales From the Borderlands, Type: Rider, Laser Disco Defenders, and more.

As of right now, here’s everything scheduled to release next month; for an up to the minute list, head over to our May 2017 release dates page, which we keep up to date:

PlayStation 4 Games

North America

  • FlatOut 4: Total Insanity (Retail & PSN) – May 2
  • GNOG (PSN) – May 2
  • Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy: The Telltale Series Season Pass Disc (Retail) – May 2
  • Super Rude Bear Resurrection (PSN) – May 2
  • TumbleSeed (PSN) – May 2
  • Dreamfall Chapters (PSN) – May 5
  • Prey (Retail & PSN) – May 5
  • World to the West (Retail & PSN) – May 5
  • Birthdays the Beginning (Retail & PSN) – May 9
  • Butcher (PSN) – May 9
  • Human: Fall Flat (PSN) – May 9
  • LocoRoco Remastered (PSN) – May 9
  • Strafe (PSN) – May 9
  • Lethal League (PSN) – May 10
  • Demon’s Crystals (PSN) – May 12
  • Akiba’s Beat (Retail & PSN) – May 16
  • Baila Latino (Retail) – May 16
  • Defenders of Ekron (PSN) – May 16
  • Injustice 2 (Retail & PSN) – May 16
  • The Surge (Retail & PSN) – May 16
  • Black & White Bushido (PSN) – May 17
  • Skylar & Plux: Adventure on Clover Island (PSN) – May 19
  • Portal Knights (Retail & PSN) – May 23
  • Samurai Warriors: Spirit of Sanada (Retail & PSN) – May 23
  • Summon Night 6: Lost Borders (Retail & PSN) – May 23
  • Utawarerumono: Mask of Deception (Retail & PSN) – May 23
  • Friday the 13th: The Game (PSN) – May 26
  • Guilty Gear Xrd Rev 2 (Retail & PSN) – May 26
  • RiME (Retail & PSN) – May 26
  • Lock’s Quest (PSN) – May 30
  • Perception (PSN) – May 30
  • Victor Vran (PSN) – May 30
  • Victor Vran: Overkill Edition (Retail & PSN) – May 30

Europe

  • GNOG (PSN) – May 2
  • Super Rude Bear Resurrection (PSN) – May 2
  • TumbleSeed (PSN) – May 2
  • Dreamfall Chapters (PSN) – May 5
  • Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy: The Telltale Series Season Pass Disc (Retail) – May 5
  • Prey (Retail & PSN) – May 5
  • World to the West (Retail & PSN) – May 5
  • Butcher (PSN) – May 9
  • Human: Fall Flat (PSN) – May 9
  • LocoRoco Remastered (PSN) – May 9
  • Strafe (PSN) – May 9
  • Lethal League (PSN) – May 10
  • Birthdays the Beginning (Retail & PSN) – May 12
  • Demon’s Crystals (PSN) – May 12
  • The Surge (Retail & PSN) – May 16
  • Black & White Bushido (PSN) – May 17
  • Akiba’s Beat (Retail & PSN) – May 19
  • Injustice 2 (Retail & PSN) – May 19
  • Portal Knights (Retail & PSN) – May 19
  • Skylar & Plux: Adventure on Clover Island (PSN) – May 19
  • Utawarerumono: Mask of Deception (Retail & PSN) – May 23
  • Friday the 13th: The Game (PSN) – May 26
  • Get Even (PSN) – May 26
  • Guilty Gear Xrd Rev 2 (Retail & PSN) – May 26
  • RiME (Retail & PSN) – May 26
  • Samurai Warriors: Spirit of Sanada (Retail & PSN) – May 26
  • Lock’s Quest (PSN) – May 30
  • MXGP3: The Official Motocross Videogame (Retail & PSN) – May 30
  • Perception (PSN) – May 30
  • Victor Vran (PSN) – May 30
  • Victor Vran: Overkill Edition (Retail & PSN) – May 30

PlayStation VR Games

North America

  • GNOG (PSN) – May 2
  • Farpoint (Retail & PSN) – May 16
  • Star Trek: Bridge Crew (Retail & PSN) – May 30

Europe

  • GNOG (PSN) – May 2
  • Farpoint (Retail & PSN) – May 17
  • Star Trek: Bridge Crew (Retail & PSN) – May 30

PlayStation Vita Games

North America

  • The Caligula Effect (PSN) – May 2
  • Akiba’s Beat (Retail & PSN) – May 16
  • Hakuoki: Kyoto Winds (Retail & PSN) – May 16
  • Operation Babel: New Tokyo Legacy (Retail & PSN) – May 16
  • Shu (PSN, cross-buy) – May 23
  • Summon Night 6: Lost Borders (Retail & PSN) – May 23
  • Utawarerumono: Mask of Deception (Retail & PSN) – May 23
  • Ys Origin (PSN) – May 30

Europe

  • The Caligula Effect (PSN) – May 9
  • Akiba’s Beat (Retail & PSN) – May 19
  • Hakuoki: Kyoto Winds (Retail & PSN) – May 19
  • Operation Babel: New Tokyo Legacy (Retail & PSN) – May 19
  • Shu (PSN, cross-buy) – May 23
  • Utawarerumono: Mask of Deception (PSN) – May 23
  • Drive Girls (Retail & PSN) – May 26
  • Ys Origin (PSN) – May 30

DLC (North America & Europe)

  • NieR: Automata ‘3C3C1D119440927’ (PS4) – May 2
  • Nioh ‘Dragon of the North’ (PS4) – May 2
  • Steep ‘Winterfest’ (PS4) – May 3
  • Sword Art Online: Hollow Realization ‘Chapter I: Explorer of Illusory Mists’ (PS4, PS Vita) – May 16
  • Guilty Gear Xrd Revelator ‘Rev 2 Upgrade’ (PS4, PS3) – May 26

Also Scheduled for May 2017

  • Chroma Squad (PS4)
  • Danger Zone (PS4)
  • Mafia III ‘Stones Unturned’ DLC (PS4)
  • NBA Playgrounds (PS4)

*Keep in mind that all release dates are subject to change and new PSN releases are added weekly. For requirements on PSVR games, check the official product page/retail box.

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