The PS Now feature was something PlayStation fans much desired back when it was annoucned and first release, but soon after the hype went pretty much downhill. Fans soon found out what PlayStation now actually was and although it's meant that a lot of people are no longer interested in the feature, that's set to change very soon. Sony has decided to expand the streaming library with games like Red Dead Redemption, NBA 2K14, Mafia 2 The Last of Us and many other popular games. Let’s take a look at this new update.
You most likely have forgotten about the PS Now feature so let us refresh your memory with what PS Now is and why it flopped.
‘’Playstation Now (PS Now) is a cloud gaming service developed by Sony. The Platform allows users to pay for access to a selection of original PS3 titles on either a per-game basis or via a subscription, with rumors of offering Playstation, Playstation 2, Playstation 3 and Playstation Portable titles in the future.’’
Gamespot has made a good video about Playstation Now explaining it better, you can check it out here.
Now that we’ve refreshed your mind with what Playstation Now is and what it does, let’s take a look at what Playstation had to say about the expansion of their streaming library
‘’We’re excited to announce that PS Now’s catalog is set to grow even further, as we’ll be expanding to include a new platform: PlayStation 4 games. All of the games in the service, including PS4 games, will be included with a single PS Now subscription. We’ll share more information as we get closer to launch, so stay tuned.’’
‘’In the next few weeks we’ll kick off a private test with PS4 games on PS Now. If you’re an active PS Now subscriber, keep an eye on your email in case you get an invitation.’’
The Playstation Now feature can now be accessed with a single PS now subscription which gives you access to 483 games. A private test will launch in a few weeks to test the new games coming to Playstation Now and you might get an invite to the test if you’re an active Playstation Now subscriber, if you are make sure to check your mail connected to your Playstation account in case you actually get an invitation to the test.
Here’s a list of some of the most popular games on PlayStation Now during February:
- Red Dead Redemption
- Tekken Tag Tournament 2
- Mortal Kombat
- WWE 2K15
- The Last of Us
- Mafia II
- Injustice: Gods Among Us
- NBA 2K14
- Sid Meier’s Civilization Revolution
- Batman Arkham Origins’’
We’re quite sure that the release of these new popular games and the other 100+ games added to the streaming library will make the Playstation Now a better feature which Playstation users might even use in the future.
What do you think, will you be using the Playstation Now service in the future, or do you already use it? Let us know down below and stay tuned for more info about Playstation Now!