The Resident Evil 2 remake, the Resident Evil 3 remake and Resident Evil 7 will be coming to PS5 and Xbox Series X|S later this year, Capcom revealed. All three will add ray tracing, high frame rate and 3D audio, along haptic feedback and adaptive trip support for DualSense .
Getting to next-gen
The PS5 has been going in and out of stock at retailers since it launched in 2020. The digital-only model costs $ 400, and the one with a disk drive is $ 500. Your game upgrades wo n’t happen mechanically or through a typical game update, so it ‘s comfortable to incidentally keep playing the PS4 translation of a game on your raw PS5. You have to go to the game foliate on the PlayStation Network and choose to upgrade to the PS5 version. That ‘ll download the extra data needed for the next-gen features .
Read more: PS5 restocks : When to expect the console to appear Andrew Hoyle/CNET You can besides upgrade to PS5 versions if you have a physical PS4 bet on, adenine long as you bought the PS5 with a disk drive. You ‘ll always need to use the PS4 disk to play the PS5 adaptation ; upgrade does n’t get you a spare digital copy of the game. You ‘ll hush download the PS5 update from the PSN, but you wo n’t need a PS5-specific phonograph record — your PS4 one will become an appraiser. If you opted for the digital-only PS5 and have a disk, you ‘re out of luck. There are a few more limitations and caveats :
- Some PS5 versions of current PS4 games aren’t out yet.
- Next-gen versions will be bigger files, so they’ll take up more precious memory on the console’s SSD.
- You’ll end up with a fresh list of trophies (each version’s list is separate).
- A few games’ saves won’t transfer, and some require you to upload your save manually from the PS4 version before you can access it on PS5.
- Some game upgrades are available only in cross-gen bundles or special editions.
First-party policy change
Sony initially said approaching exclusive Horizon Forbidden West would n’t let you upgrade from the PS4 to the PS5 translation for unblock unless you bought the more expensive Digital Deluxe, Collector ‘s or Regalla Edition. It late reversed course, saying anyone who bought the PS4 adaptation would be entitled to a free PS5 ascent. however, PlayStation boss Jim Ryan besides confirmed that upgrade future first-party games will come at a monetary value. “ Moving forth, PlayStation first-party exclusive cross-gen titles ( newly releasing on PS4 & PS5 ) -both digital and physical*-will offer a $ 10 digital ascent option from PS4 to PS5, ” he wrote a blog mail. “ This will apply to the next God of War and Gran Turismo 7, and any early exclusive cross-gen PS4 & PS5 title published by Sony Interactive Entertainment. ” PS5 Performance Mode ; screenshot by Sean Keane/CNET
Free upgrades you can get now
Some upgrades will require you to pay or buy a specific ( more expensive ) version of the game :
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Upcoming free upgrades
This list will be updated as more upgrade become available or are announced .