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If you're new to Playstation, you should know that you're only playing the system on training wheels without some kind of PS Plus subscription. The gaming giant has recently restructured its membership plans, but this is the first and most popular tier. It gives you the same perks you got as a regular PS Plus member along with the cloud storage you got with their PS Now plan.
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