Top 10 PSP Games Writers Hope to See in New PlayStation Premium Subscription Option

PlayStation has just announced a complete change in its membership options. The new subscription service will offer varying levels of access, with the Basic package offering the same benefits previously granted PlayStation Plus, and the Premium package providing exciting access to hundreds of nostalgic game titles from previous systems.

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One system that gaming fans are excited to see become available on PS4 and PS5 is the PlayStation Portable, or PSP. This portable gaming system was first released in 2005, and while it never gained the same popularity with fans as typical PlayStation consoles, it and its games hold a nostalgic place in the hearts. many players. Because of this, Redditors are abuzz with the promise that these games will be available to play on their new systems and share what they hope to see the most.

ten Monster Hunter Freedom Unite

Gameplay of Monster Hunter Freedom Unite for iOS

Redditor The-Zarkin90, with the approval of countless other users, has chosen Monster Hunter Freedom Unite as the game they “hope the most to see”. This game was originally released in 2008 as an expansion of Monster Hunter Freedom 2 and quickly became one of the most popular games to play with friends.

The title has over 500 hours of gameplay, with a variety of monsters to defeat with unique weapons in exciting missions. The chance to team up with your friends is something players should take advantage of in this game, making it easier to fight tougher enemies, creating an all the more exciting experience.

9 Patapon

Patapon 3 game characters attacking a tree

Patapon is a unique game which is described as being a war strategy game with a twist. Players use rhythm to create a sequence of beats to control an army of eyeballs called “Patapons”.

This fun and surprisingly challenging game was another great pick for Redditors, with user Tmarikdidnothingwrong specifically citing “Patapon 1″ as the best of Patapon Games. The game has gained two sequels since the first game was released in 2008, but the original still holds a special place in fans’ hearts.


8 Final Fantasy VII: Crisis Core

The PSP had quite a few Final Fantasy titles, but Redditor WexGC92 “specifically hopes crisis core.” Final Fantasy VII: Crisis Core serves as a prequel to the PlayStation title Final Fantasy VIIand takes place seven years before the events that follow Cloud in his game.

crisis coreThe main protagonist of , Zack Fair, is a member of the SOLDIER organization and is tasked with tracking down and solving the mystery of a missing SOLDIER agent. the Final Fantasy the games are known for their confusing storylines, but that doesn’t stop fans from loving them, making it a title that should be included in premium collections.

7 Ace Combat X: Skies Of Deception

ace fight 7

Redditor DTravers favorite title for the PSP is Ace Combat X: Skies of Deception. This game is part of a series of Fight Ace Titles and is a flight simulation game. It’s the first to be released on the PSP. In this title, players must complete missions with different types of objectives.

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All missions require the player to take control of an aircraft and eliminate targets on the ground or in the air. DTravers states that “the story is a bit generic but most of the missions play out differently depending on the order you choose to do them in”, which makes this game quite dynamic and a lot of fun to play.

6 Final Fantasy Tactics: War of the Lions

Final Fantasy Tactics War of the Lions Cover

Redditor WexGC92 shared this Final Fantasy Tactics: War of the Lions is “rumored” to have a remake in the works, but they’re still hoping the PSP version might be an option for premium subscription games. The game is a classic turn-based tactical role-playing game and is a remake of the original Final Fantasy Tactics which was released for PlayStation in 1997.

The game follows a war between two kingdoms and tells the story from the perspective of both sides. The title is adored for its interesting story and for its incredible Final Fantasy soundtrack that has become a franchise staple.

5 Dissidia 012 Final Fantasy

Cover of Final Fantasy Dissidia 012

Redditor Dmarty77 “seriously hope Dissidia 012,” another Final Fantasy title, but which distracts from the main line Final Fantasy Games. It was released in 2011 for the PSP and was meant to be a prequel to the original Dissidia Final Fantasy Game.

The game features one-on-one combat and uses bravery attacks to steal points from their opponent and increase their attack HP. This lends a unique dynamic to the fighting game which, combined with its use of Final Fantasy-like storytelling, makes it a favorite among many PSP gamers.

4 Metal Gear Solid: Peacewalker

Metal Gear Solid Peace Walker

Redditor ImAllBamboozled is of the opinion that Metal Gear Solid: Peacewalker blows the franchise’s other handheld titles “out of the water in every category.” the metal gear games almost always run well regardless of the platform they’re published on, but gamers have had a great time with them Peace marcher. This is the fifth part of metal gearand was released specifically for the PSP.

It is set in 1974 and explains more about the franchise’s overall history, giving the story of Big Boss and the creation of Outer Heaven. The game has lots of fun hidden details that fans have been waiting for. metal gearand surely will not disappoint you if it appears in the collection for PlayStation Plus Premium.

3 Final Fantasy IV: The Complete Collection

Edward and Harley Final Fantasy IV the Years After

The PSP has obtained the exclusive combination of Final Fantasy 4 and Final Fantasy IV: The After Yearsas well as the addition of Interlude from Final Fantasy IV, which bridges the gap between the two games. This created a complete story, as well as reworking the original Nintendo DS version game with enhanced ports.

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Redditor ImAllBamboozled felt that “the PSP version has the most gorgeous sprite work”, compared to the “weird DS version”, making this game a potential asset to the PlayStation Premium’s included collection.

2 Ratchet & Clank: Size Matters

Ratchet shoots a monster in Ratchet & Clank: Size Matters

the Ratchet & Clank games are another nostalgic collection for many gamers. The games use cute and fun characters to tell simple stories, combined with exciting battles and classic style puzzles. Redditor ImAllBamboozled opined that Ratchet & Clank: Size Matters wasn’t as “big” as the home console R&C games”, but found it to be just as much fun.

The story follows Ratchet and Clank as they abandon their island vacation to find a young girl in distress and make forgotten discoveries along the way. This game is great for all ages and is a great introduction to the franchise given its shorter format.

1 Jeanne D’Arc

Gameplay image of the PSP game Joan of Arc

Redditor Jellye thinks if players “enjoy tactical RPGs” they will Jeanne D’Arc, calling it “fantastic”. The game was released in 2007 exclusively for the PSP and is unique in that it uses a semi-historical map of 15th century France. The story is loosely based on Joan of Arc, a patron saint who became a symbol of the French Revolution.

If a gamer likes story, art and music, and a tactile style of play, they may want to search for this game in the PSP game collection to be part of the Premium option.

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