Finally, the PlayStation 5 adds a new feature which displays your overall playtime in both next-gen and PlayStation 4 games. Interestingly, this data appears to be retroactive, so you’ll see the number of hours you’ve spent with titles tracking back years – and the figures appear to be generally accurate based on our findings thus far.
Sony appears to be pooling this data from its servers, so while we’re yet to test it, you may need to be connected to the PlayStation Network in order for your sessions to be logged. Nevertheless, it’s great to see the organisation finally surfacing this information, as various holiday promotions over the years have suggested it is collecting this data in the past.
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