Sony announced today that it is ending support for its PlayStation Now streaming service on a number of platforms. Sony will be shifting its focus exclusively on PlayStation 4 and PC for PlayStation Now, which lets you stream hundreds of PS3 games across numerous devices. The PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, PlayStation TV, Sony Bravia TV models from 2013 - 2015, all Sony Blu-ray players, and all Samsung TVs will no longer be supported as of August 15th. Bravia TV models models from 2016 will only be supported until April 1st. Once these changes are made, it will leave PS4 and PC as the only platforms with access to the service, In a PlayStation Blog post, Sony defended "This move puts us in the best position to grow the service even further. If you use any of the above devices, we want to give our heartfelt thanks for your support, and we hope you'll continue with us." If you are using Now on any of the platforms set to be discontinued, you can always pick up your progress on PS4 or PC. If you're a subscriber who won't be using Now on either of those, Sony advises that you disable auto-renewal before service ends on the platforms you play on.
If you have been using PlayStation Now on your PlaySattion 3, Vita or PS TV, you're about to get pretty unhappy. Sony has decided to discontinue the service on a number of devices that previously supported the service. This... read more