- Number of Players
- 1 (Single Player)
- Release Date
- 12th Nov 2020, $49.99
- 19th Nov 2020, £39.99
PlayStation Plus Extra (Subscription)
- 19th Sep 2023
- Also Available On
- Controller Support
- Feature Support
- Official Site
Ride it out
Republished on Wednesday 26th January, 2022: We're bringing this review back from the archives following the announcement of February 2022's PS Plus lineup. The original text follows. The business simulation genre is one that had us hooked to our PS1 during our formative years. Despite playing best on the PC, we lost hundreds of hours...
Plus or minus?
Following on from Microsoft's agreement to acquire Activision Blizzard, it feels like many PlayStation fans have been waiting on Sony to strike back, as it were. Ahead of the official PlayStation Plus reveal for February, there was some speculation over whether Sony would unveil its heavily rumoured
A divisive offering
February 2022's PS Plus games have been officially announced. And, if you can believe it, they didn't get leaked beforehand! That's right, for the first time in over seven months, we've actually been waiting on Sony's reveal. This is what subscribers are getting: Planet Coaster (PS5) Tiny Tina's Assault on Dragon Keep: A...
DLC adds licensed content this week
Who you gonna call for new Planet Coaster: Console Edition content? Ghostbusters, of course! Frontier has announced a new licensed expansion for its theme park management sim – set to release on 29th April for PlayStation 5 and PS4 for £12.99/$14.99 – which will add the likes of ECTO-1 and Stay Puft...
We're gonna need a bigger park
One PlayStation 5 launch title that's flown under the radar is Planet Coaster: Console Edition, an amusement park management sim also available on PS4. If you've any nostalgia for games like Theme Park, this will be worth a look. It lets you create your very own rollercoasters and other attractions in efforts to win...
Free upgrade from PS4 to PS5
You may want to stock up on cotton candy ahead of the PlayStation 5’s launch, as Planet Coaster: Console Edition will be queuing up for the next-gen system from 12th November in North America and 19th November in Europe. Also available on the PlayStation 4 from 10th November, you’ll be able to upgrade your...
Both physical and digital versions
Here's another for the list: Planet Coaster: Console Edition will be offering a free PlayStation 5 upgrade to those who purchase the game on PlayStation 4. This will be available for both the physical and digital versions of the title, with the experience optimised for next-gen hardware when it launches before the...
From the DualSense to the UI
While it hasn't been confirmed for launch just yet, Planet Coaster: Console Edition is a PlayStation 5 game you can look forward to playing this year. The console release of this 2016 PC title has received a full overhaul to accommodate for the DualSense controller soon to sit in our very hands, meaning developer...
What a ride
PlayStation is no stranger to management sims. Back on PS1, we were playing the likes of Theme Park and Theme Hospital, and Two Point Hospital is proof the genre still works a treat on consoles. Planet Coaster is the latest tycoon game heading to Sony's systems, with the Console Edition riding onto both PS5 and PS4 this holiday. A brand...
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