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The game trials are available via the PlayStation Store until October 28 and the time limit begins when players begin their download, so those with faster connections will get more time with the games than others.
The trials are only applicable to the PS5 versions of the games and any DLC purchased during the free period will only be usable after expiration if users purchase the full game.
Recent patents suggested that Sony may be planning to add PlayStation 5 games to its streaming service PlayStation Now, which could potentially offer a smoother way for players to trial games in the future.
The patent shows how Sony plans to group multiple high-speed NVMe SSDs together and store the same information on them, for the purposes of providing data at high speeds to a client device.
The description specifically uses games as an example, and explains how information can be sent to the user from multiple different SSDs to ensure stable performance if an SSD is overloaded or dies.