The retro PlayStation 1 title Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace seems to be coming quickly to the PlayStation Plus Classics catalog, as per a current rankings leak. Video recreation information writer Gematsu noticed the score initially from Taiwan. It lists Star Wars: Episode 1 – The Phantom Menace for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5.
While the sport was initially launched on PC and PlayStation in 1999, it has not been formally ported or made obtainable to play on extra trendy platforms. With the current rankings itemizing placing the sport on PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5, it’s greater than possible that the sport can be coming to the PlayStation Plus Classics Catalog. The Classics Catalog is at present just for these subscribed to PlayStation Plus’ Premium tier.
Disney continues to hold the PlayStation Plus Classics lineup on its again—STAR WARS Episode I: The Phantom Menace (PS1) has been rated for PS5 and PS4 in Taiwan.
— Gematsu (@gematsu) December 7, 2023
Sony has but to formally announce its new PlayStation Plus video games lineup for December. So the addition has but to be formally confirmed.
Star Wars: Episode 1 – The Phantom Menace is a top-down, motion/journey recreation that primarily adapts the occasions of the film right into a online game. Players management plenty of the identical characters from the film, together with Obi-Wan, Qui-Gon, and Padmé, and may use their lightsabers and Force talents in fight and to unravel puzzles. The recreation additionally has slight variations within the story in comparison with that of the film.
The doable addition of Star Wars: Episode 1 – The Phantom Menace does line up with the sport and the film’s twenty fifth anniversary subsequent yr. It additionally follows a string of current ports and remasters of traditional Star Wars video games. This doable motion additionally bodes properly for the way forward for online game preservation, and for serving to to make these traditional titles extra accessible for present followers.
In different Star Wars gaming information, Star Wars Jedi: Survivor is nominated for 2 awards at tonight’s The Game Awards. It is nominated for “Best Performance” for Cameron Monaghan and “Best Action/Adventure.” We’ll report on if it receives any awards, in addition to if any new Star Wars gaming bulletins are made tonight.