The French developer Ubisoft has announced its Ubisoft Plus streaming service will launch on PlayStation platforms in the future.
However, while no release date has yet confirmed been for the developer’s Xbox Game Pass rival, Ubisoft is bridging the gap with a Ubisoft Plus Classics collection as part of as a huge bonus for subscribers to the new PlayStation Plus offerings.
While the wait goes on for the full Ubisoft Plus streaming service on consoles, the developer has announced it is bringing 27 classic games to the new PlayStation Plus platform. That’ll rise to 50 by the end of the year, the company says.
The service will arrive on the PlayStation Plus and the day-one games include Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, The Division, For Honor, and other venerable titles like Child of Light, Far Cry 3 Blood Dragon, Watch Dogs, and Werewolves Within.
Gamers choosing PlayStation Plus Extra or PlayStation Plus Premium will get the games as part of their subscription, on day one, when the new PlayStation Plus launches in their territory. For the UK, that’s expected to be on June 23.
The full array of titles is as follows:
- Assassin’s Creed Valhalla
- For Honor
- The Crew 2
- Child of Light
- Eagle Flight
- Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon
- Far Cry 3 Remaster
- Far Cry 4
- Legendary Fishing
- Risk: Urban Assault
- South Park: The Fractured but Whole
- South Park: The Stick of Truth
- Space Junkies
- Star Trek: Bridge Crew
- Starlink: Battle for Atlas
- The Crew
- The Division
- Trackmania Turbo
- Trials Fusion
- Trials of the Blood Dragon Game
- Trials Rising
- Valiant Hearts: The Great War
- Watch Dogs
- Werewolves Within
The Ubisoft games are part of a huge array of titles announced today as part of Sony’s big reveal of current and classic games coming to its revamped subscription offering.
“With Ubisoft Plus Classics, we’re providing PlayStation players with another way to enjoy Ubisoft games on their consoles,” said Chris Early, Ubisoft’s senior vice president of partnerships. “This is just the beginning, as we will ultimately make Ubisoft Plus available to PlayStation owners as we continue to build our vision and provide players with more options to access their favourite games, wherever they are.”