PlayStation 4 Backwards Compatibility

By | February 21, 2013

PS4 Compatibility

PlayStation 4 users will be unable to play their games from the past generations of the Sony consoles directly from their disc however, they will be able to access games from PlayStation 1, PlayStation 2 and PlayStation 3 via cloud thanks to the new Gaikai streaming service. David Perry from Gaikai told the audience of the Sony Conference that games will roll out in different phases giving no indication of what range of games will be available or whether the game quality from past generations will be high or not.

Latest Playstation 4 News

11 thoughts on “PlayStation 4 Backwards Compatibility

  1. ShunShin

    meh.. im getting a PS3 -.-
    a PS that cant play games from previous consoles isnt worth it for me. ive got too many PS2 and PS1 games for that -.-

    Reply
  2. Comet884

    So you can’t play ps3 games from the disc, but you can buy them in the psn store on it? Can you play online on those purchased ps3 games?

    Reply
  3. Loris

    Hello, I’m interested in whether the power of the ps3 controller used on the PS4? Thanks

    Reply
  4. Pingback: Ps4 Info | omarkinq

  5. TJ

    Will it be free on the store if we’ve got the disc for the game, or do we need to rebuy it on the store.

    Will we have to rebuy games we’ve already bought on the PS store

    Reply
  6. Pingback: Will Grand Theft Auto 5 be on PlayStation 4? | PS4 NEWS - PlayStation 4 News - PS4News - PS4 Games - PS4 Release Date

  7. playstation 4 game

    Since it and audio content streams online, it won’t actually download into one big file which can be copied and
    moved around. I mean, there’s stuff to arrive all
    in the place. This is when NCAA football roster providers can be found in handy.
    You must know more about the package too and determine if this describes the right TV
    on your home.

    Reply
  8. PlayStation 4

    Horiuchi, Hideaki; Akiyama Ken (1997) (in Japanese). Many gamers were understandably underwhelmed
    when the raw power of the Playstation 4 was harnessed for a’ pinball game.

    If your system is connected to the web, you can perform with people you know, from all over the globe.

    Reply

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *