Sony announces PlayStation Hits line of budget-friendly fan favorites

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Like "Minecraft" and "Rocket League" before it, "Fortnite" is the latest example of truly "cross-platform" games - where one account is carried across all platforms, from smartphone to home console to PC, with progress and stats and in-game purchases included. "They didn't like someone buying something on an Xbox and it being used on a PlayStation. simple as that. dumb reason, but there it is". They have launched many PS4 exclusive games, like God of War, Detriot Become Human and Yakuza 6, all of which seem to be owning the market, especially God Of War.

The retail packaging will feature a red packaging/stripe to denote the PlayStation Hits status.

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Games listed as part of the PlayStation Hits Collection include Battlefield 4, Uncharted 4: A Thief's End, Street Fighter V, Bloodborne, DOOM, Yakuza 0, Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain and Ratchet & Clank Remastered.

Sony also says that the range is available both digitally through the PlayStation Store and physically via select retailers across the region. It will be limited to PlayStation 4 titles for now, at least at first, but it will allow players to download titles they'd like to play later instead of having to stream them all.

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The PlayStation Hits range launches almost five years after the PS4; meanwhile, though no official announcement has been made, the PlayStation 5 is expected in 2020 or even 2019 according to current interpretations of tech manufacturer scheduling. Surprised? The statement has come from John Smedley, the ex-head of Planetside 2 and H1Z1 developer Daybreak Game Company (the name was changed from Sony Online Entertainment in 2015). As long as you have an active PlayStation Now subscription you will be able to play the games. All the greatest hits have been sold at discount offers by the company on every platform except for the PS Vita.

"Our cloud engineers are building a game streaming network to unlock console-quality gaming on any device, Not only that - we are dedicated to perfecting your experience everywhere you want to play".

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