The PlayStation 5 goes to be probably the most anticipated merchandise of the yr, and we would quickly be taught extra particulars about it. Sony is already teasing a significant CES 2020 announcement that would contain some PlayStation revelations, and the PS5 is anticipated to be absolutely unveiled as quickly as February throughout a particular media occasion. Till that occurs, nevertheless, we’ve got another thrilling rumor for all these PlayStation house owners who dream about enjoying all their video games on the brand new machine. A leaker says he’s capable of verify that the PS5’s backward compatibility characteristic is not going to be restricted to the PS4, however will lengthen all the best way again to the first-gen PlayStation.
Based on HipHopGamer, Sony has been working since 2012 to make the characteristic attainable, and it’ll all be a part of Sony’s “every thing all over the place” mantra. That’s, gamers who’ve bought many PlayStation titles because the unique console was launched will have the ability to re-experience all of them on the brand new PS5. The leaker says he’s been capable of confirm this data already, and it ought to all be handled as extra than simply rumor or hypothesis. Furthermore, ComicBook says HipHopGamer has an correct observe document at reporting scoops.
The leaker stated that the Remastering Engine the PS5 is getting is not going to solely permit gamers to play older video games on the brand new machine, however previous video games may also be enhanced to ship a extra fashionable gameplay expertise.
This isn’t the primary time we’ve heard that PS1, PS2, PS3, and PS4 video games shall be obtainable on the PS5, however it’s the primary report that goes into extra element about it. Curiously, HipHopGamer additionally notes that the PS5 GPU may have three modes to assist it acknowledge discs for earlier programs and adapt accordingly. A separate report just a few days in the past revealed the identical factor in regards to the rumored PS5 GPU, however stated the three modes match the PS5, PS4 Professional, and PS4 GPU necessities.
Sony is anticipated to element the backward compatibility characteristic on stage in the course of the PS5 occasion and switch it into a significant promoting level for the system. You’ll be able to watch the complete video by following the hyperlink within the tweet under: