• Sony Says PlayLink Games Are Playable on PS5 via Backwards Compatibility

    2 days ago - By PlayStation LifeStyle

    The official Twitter account for Sony XDev Europe has confirmed that PlayLink games will be playable on the PlayStation 5 via backwards compatibility.
    We've had a couple of questions about our Playlink games on PS5 via backwards compatibility and we can confirm they are indeed playable pic.twitter.com/AccNyNkYc3
    - Sony XDev Europe October 17, 2020
    This announcement has confused some users because Sony's FAQ on backwards compatibility states, “PS5 consoles do not support the PS4 Second Screen app or game companion apps.”
    We're not sure if the tweet above refers to all PlayLink games or just...
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  • Sony Says It's Looking Into Feedback on Recent PS4 Party Changes

    2 days ago - By PlayStation LifeStyle

    Sony has announced via the official PlayStation Twitter account that it's looking into feedback on the recent changes made to the PlayStation 4's Party system.
    Hey folks - just wanted to let you know that we're looking into your feedback on the recent changes to Parties on PS4.
    Thanks for speaking up - we'll keep you posted
    - PlayStation October 17, 2020
    This is a bit of a vague statement in that it doesn't specify what issue(s) Sony is looking to address. The Party changes have been widely criticized for a number of reasons, but it's the voice recording functionality that attracted most...
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