PlayStation Now August games: Nier: Automata, Ghostrunner, and Undertale

Last updated on Aug 2, 2021

Posted on Aug 2, 2021

Sony's own gaming subscription service, PlayStation Now, gains three more games for the month of August. Although PlayStation Now is not largely utilized by many cloud gamers, it is an option, and sometimes, it gets some decent games to check out!

This month, if you have a PlayStation Now subscription, you will be able able to enjoy NieR: Automata, Ghostrunner, and Undertale!

Out of the three games, it looks like NieR: Automata is the only game that will be a temporary edition, leaving the service on November 1st of this year.

NieR: Automata

In this captivating action RPG, invaders from another world attack without warning, unleashing machine lifeforms. To break the deadlock, a new breed of android infantry is sent into the fray: the YoRHa squad.Join androids 2B and 9S in their ferocious battle to reclaim an overrun dystopia and experience mesmerizing, high-speed combat that’s the specialty of development studio PlatinumGames.


Wield a blade and perform amazing parkour feats to battle your way up a megastructure tower city in this intense, fast-paced first-person adventure. Slice your enemies with a monomolecular katana, dodge bullets with your superhuman reflexes, and employ a variety of specialized techniques to prevail. One-hit one-kill mechanics make combat fast and intense. Use your superior mobility (and frequent checkpoints!) to engage in a fearless, never-ending dance with death.


In this top-down adventure, control a human who falls underground into the world of monsters. Now you must find your way out… or stay trapped forever! Explore a rich RPG world full of strange and delightful characters where violence isn’t the only answer: every enemy can be defeated nonviolently. Negotiate out of danger using a unique battle system. Dance with a slime…pet a dog…whisper your favorite secret to a knight…or ignore all of that and rain destruction upon your foes. The choices are yours—but are you determined enough to prevail?

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