Sony has detailed new PS Plus video games’ DLC and add-on assist in a prolonged FAQ that serves as a information to the revamped service. The corporate has confirmed that video games downloaded from the catalog will assist DLC and add-ons so long as your subscription is lively. Sadly, this doesn’t apply to video games accessible through streaming, which incorporates some beloved PS3 video games.
How PS Plus video games DLC and add-on assist works
Naturally, you’ll lose entry to additional content material if you happen to’re not subscribed to PS Plus. That may even be the case if a recreation leaves the service. Nonetheless, if you happen to re-subscribe and/or resolve to buy a recreation that’s left the service, you’ll be capable of use related DLC and add-ons once more.
Then comes the nice print: “please be aware, DLC and add-on content material will not be supported when streaming a title.” And there goes the PS3 lineup. Whereas PS3 video games have by no means supported further content material on PS Now, it’s a tad disappointing to notice that this hasn’t been rectified with the brand new service. Over on ResetEra, customers have identified that there are a selection of video games within the PS3 lineup that include DLC gamers would possibly need to attempt. For instance, Misplaced Planet 2 has DLC that had gamers combat Killzone’s Helghast, MotorStorm Apocalypse and MotorStorm RC each received new automobiles and tracks, and Resistance 3 received a “Brutality Pack” with new skins, a survival mode, and 7 new music tracks from Mastodon.
Different PS3 video games with notable further content material embrace Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2, Enslaved: Odyssey to the West, and Crash Commando.
In different information, Sony has confirmed that PS Plus Additional and Premium video games may be performed offline so long as you validate your subscription as soon as per week, and Twisted Steel TV present has forged Scream’s Neve Campbell to play Raven.