This week's US PS Plus deals: Free NFL Blitz, Alex Kidd for $1

Sony lines up some new treats for Plus subscribers

As the NFL takes a grip on America for another season, Sony and EA have teamed up to offer PlayStation Plus subscribers a timely treat - NFL Blitz for free.


The over-the-top arcade footy game will be added to the list of free games available to PS Plus subs as part of this week's US PSN update - which goes live as usual on Tuesday. Borderlands will be shunted off the Plus list this week so grab it before tomorrow if you haven't already.

Also new for Plus subs this week will be 80 per cent off the price of Sega classic Alex Kidd in Miracle World, which (regular price: $4.99, PS Plus price: $1.00), and 50 per cent off Spelunker HD, (regular price: $9.99, PS Plus price: $5.00).

The full US PS Store update occurs tomorrow, Tuesday, October 2.