Sony is planning to convey extra of its PlayStation video games to PC. First up shall be Days Gone this spring, Sony president and chief government officer Jim Ryan instructed British GQ. Developer Bend Studio additionally confirmed the information by way of Twitter, including: “Keep tuned for extra particulars.”
Prior to now, Sony has proven reluctance to port video games to PC, although it notably eased its stance final yr when it introduced Guerilla Video games’ Horizon Zero Daybreak would obtain a PC port, which launched final August. Requested why the corporate appears to have modified its tune, Ryan instructed the publication that there are just a few elements at play.
“We discover ourselves now in early 2021 with our improvement studios and the video games that they make in higher form than they’ve ever been earlier than,” he mentioned. “Notably from the latter half of the PS4 cycle our studios made some great, nice video games. There’s a possibility to reveal these nice video games to a wider viewers and acknowledge the economics of sport improvement, which aren’t at all times simple. The price of making video games goes up with every cycle, because the calibre of the IP has improved.”
Ryan added it’s simpler as properly to make PS video games accessible to non-console homeowners, making it “a reasonably simple resolution for us to make.” It’s nonetheless unclear which different PlayStation titles may make the soar to PC.