Summer is here, and we’re looking a loads of news for PS4 this week. This week was lighter than others in terms of new games, but we did see updates for competitive shooters Overwatch, Fortnite, and PS4’s exclusive H1Z1, and more regarding cross-play on the platform.
Sony Interactive America president and CEO Shawn Layden spoke at a Gamelab conference in Spain about PlayStation’s legacy. Eurogamer popped the will we see cross-play on PS4 question–the short answer is Sony is listening, but it’s not a yes, and not a no. Don’t get too excited for Playground mode in Fortnite just yet. As of right now, it’s been shut down due to bugs and replaced with 50 versus 50 in the limited time mode. Life is Strange Season 2 got a release date for episode one, and it’s teaser episode, The Adventures of Captain Spirit, is out now. As for deals to keep an eye on, there’s a free game to play this weekend with PS Plus, and you can grab PS Now as a PS Plus bonus. Keep scrolling for more headlines and all the details.