The big winners today? Well, it’s PS Now subscribers! If you’ve got an active membership to Sony’s soon-to-be-defunct streaming service, then you’re going to get upgraded to PS Plus Premium at no extra cost. This upgrade will last the duration of your existing PS Now subscription, and then you’ll obviously have to pay the new price of £99.99/$119.99 per year if you’d like to continue with it.
As a reminder, the perks of PS Plus Premium including a catalogue of over 700 games, spanning both PS5 and PS4, as well as classic consoles like PS1, PS2, and PSP. All of these will be available to download and stream. You’ll also be able to play PS3 games, but these will be streaming only. Some of the titles available at launch will include Returnal and Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales.
So, pretty positive news for existing PS Now subscribers, then. Are you one of the lucky few getting grandfathered into Sony’s new flagship service? Let us know in the comments section below.