This month, I’m excited to announce the first batch of classic PlayStation 2 games arriving in PS Now, adding to the ever-expanding library of nearly 650 games. Re-live iconic PS2 games like Ape Escape 2, Dark Cloud 2, Hot Shots Tennis, and more! These PS2 games are part of the lineup of classic PS2 games that have been ported for play on PS4 and are currently available at PS Store for download, running in HD and with PS Trophy support. We’ve also got the acclaimed indie hit Limbo, the classic SNK 2D side-scroller Metal Slug 3, and other fantastic games for you to try out this month.
New This Month
Use wacky and ingenious ape-catching gadgetry to seize all the funny and feisty primates before they can take over the world in the PS2 classic Ape Escape 2.
Experience the world of Limbo, the acclaimed black-and-white side-scrolling indie hit. With unique visuals and storytelling, discover a touching adventure about a boy uncertain about his sister’s fate.
Dark Cloud 2, the classic PS2 action-RPG, lets you build your world, invent and create your own weapons, items, and tools, and explore a vast world filled with colorful characters and unique enemy creatures.
Tennis is a lot more fun with the classic PS2 game Hot Shots Tennis! Featuring 13 hot shot characters from the iconic golf series, play singles or doubles with 1-4 local players.
Run and gun in the retro classic Metal Slug 3, SNK’s iconic 2D shooter. With two-player co-op play, five immense and challenging stages, and gigantic boss characters, the action is always fast and furious.
Here are all the new games available to stream on PS4 and PC starting today:
- Ape Escape 2
- Dark Cloud 2
- Hot Shots Tennis
- Metal Slug 3
- Mystery Chronicle: One Way Heroics
- Sine Mora EX
- The Last Blade 2
PS3 → PS4 upgrades:
- Blazblue Chrono Phantasma Extend
Here are the most popular games on the service in April:
- Red Dead Redemption
- God of War 3 Remastered
- WWE 2K16
- Mortal Kombat
- NBA 2K16
- Homefront: The Revolution
- God of War Collection
- Fallout: New Vegas
- Sid Meier’s Civilization Revolution
- Sonic Generations
If you haven’t tried PlayStation Now yet, check out the seven-day free trial for PS4 and PC to experience the streaming service today. PS Now provides unlimited on-demand access to a growing library of over 600 games, with new games added every month, and no game downloads required. PS4 save data in PS Now is also compatible with PS Plus cloud saves, so you can upload/download save files to and from your own console.
Stay tuned for more updates on PS Now. Happy gaming!