Sony Releases a Comprehensive FAQ About the PS4

On its PlayStation blog, Sony released a huge FAQ regarding all things PS4. Called the “Ultimate FAQ,” this comprehensive document covers everything from launch lineup to PlayStation Plus services. Because the FAQ has so much information, I’ll be highlighting just some of the more interesting points. Click here to read the document in its entirety.

  • No support for external storage
  • No support for DLNA
  • Friend list maxes out at 2,000
  • PlayStation Plus ($50/year) is required for online multiplayer
  • No support for audio CDs or MP3s
  • A headset is bundled with the console
  • PlayStation Camera is an accessory that is sold separately for $59.99
The back of the PS4 console.

The back of the PS4 console.

There has been a large outcry over the fact that the PS4 doesn’t support DLNA and MP3s as soon as this FAQ was released, and Sony has since updated the FAQ to read that they are “exploring possibilities” to integrate these features.

Here’s the official launch lineup for the PS4:

First Party Sony Exclusives

  • Flower
  • Killzone: Shadow Fall
  • Knack
  • Resogun
  • Sound Shapes

Third Party Titles

  • Angry Birds Star Wars
  • Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag
  • Call of Duty: Ghosts
  • DC Universe Online
  • FIFA 14
  • Battlefield 4
  • Just Dance 2014
  • Injustice: Gods Among Us Ultimate Edition
  • Lego Marvel Super Heroes
  • Madden NFL 25
  • NBA 2K 14
  • Skylanders SWAP Force

Indie Titles

  • Contrast
  • Pinball Arcade
  • Super Motherload
  • Tiny Brains
  • Warframe

The PS4 launches in North America on November 15, 2013 for $400.