PlayStation 5 to offer free backward compatible PS4 games through ‘PlayStation Plus Collection’

These will be available at no additional cost to PS Plus subscribers

Sony has provided more details on the PlayStation 5’s backward compatibility with PlayStation 4 games.

In a trailer, the company revealed that a selection of popular PS4 games will be playable on PS5 via the ‘PlayStation 5 Collection’ at no additional cost.

“PS5 owners with PS Plus will be able to download and play a curated library of PS4 games that defined the generation,” wrote Sony in a blog post.

In the trailer, the company showed a variety of these games, including The Last of Us RemasteredGod of War (2018), BloodborneinFamous Second SonRatchet and Clank and more.

According to Sony, the PS Plus Collection will be an “added benefit to the existing PS4 benefits that PS Plus members receive for a single subscription price.” PS Plus costs $69.99 CAD per year in Canada.

Source: PlayStation