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European PlayStation Plus subscribers get free LittleBigPlanet [update]

If you live in Europe and were intrigued by the deals, trial games and complimentary downloads offered by the recently announced PlayStation Plus subscription plan, you might want to sign up with a quickness.

PlayStation Blog
has announced that European users who get a one-year subscription between June 29 and August 3 will get a free downloadable copy ofLittleBigPlanet, which won't just be tied to their PS+ account. In other words, if you cancel your subscription, the game will still be yours, unlike all the other freebies to which subscribers will have access.

Update: PlayStation.Blog has updated the post, which now includes subscription prices for each European territory, as well as all the content subscribers can expect within the next two months.

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