Sony is all set to launch its PlayStation Now subscription-based cloud game streaming service to India later this year. The rumours were shared on Reddit, and indicate that Sony could launch the console at an event on February 29. However, Sony is yet to officially confirm or deny the report of PlayStation Now service’s arrival in India.
PlayStation Now lets players stream PlayStation games on their PS4 or PC. It also allows cloud saves, which means users can resume their session on any PC or PlayStation 4 console without the risk of losing their progress. All you have to do is install the PlayStation Now app and connect with a compatible controller to enjoy a wide selection of games in the PlayStation Now library with a one-step sign in.
According to a report, by The Mako Reactor that cites people in the supply chain, PlayStation Now is finally coming to the Indian market in 2020. However, Sony hasn’t mentioned anything officially on the report of PlayStation.
Talking about the pricing structure, the PlayStation Now subscription costs $9.99 (roughly Rs. 700) for the monthly plan, $24.99 (roughly Rs. 1,800) for the four-month plan, and $59.99 (roughly Rs. 4,300) for the annual subscription.
Coming to the PlayStation Now service, it added support for playing PS4 games on a PC back in 2017. A year later, Sony allowed PlayStation Now subscribers to download PS2 and PS4 games on their PS4 console. PlayStation Now subscribers can stream more than 800 PS4, PS3, and PS2 games on their PS4 console and PC, aside from the ability to download hundreds of PS4 games on their PlayStation 4 console – sony said.
Some of the major games that are currently a part of the PlayStation Now library are Horizon Zero Dawn, Uncharted: The Lost Legacy, and BioShock Infinite among others. You can check the complete list here, while system requirements and compatibility details can be checked out here.