PS5: Full-Priced First-Party Games Will Seemingly Be $70

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Sony has revealed that full-priced first-party PlayStation 5 games will cost $70 at launch, seemingly pointing to a new higher price point on next-gen. Revealed in a PS Blog post after September's PS5 event, games like Demon's Souls and Destruction All Stars will come in at a $70 price point, while Marvel's Spider-Man: Miles Morales will come in at $50 (or $70 for the Ultimate Edition) and Sackboy A Big Adventure will be $60. [widget path="global/article/imagegallery" parameters="albumSlug=every-game-and-announcement-featured-in-the-playstation-5-showcase-event&captions=true"] Changing full-price price points have been a hot topic as next-gen approaches. Take-Two CEO Strauss Zelnick has previously defended the company's decision to adopt a $70 price point, but Ubisoft is sticking to $60 for now. We've previously written about why $70 games make sense for PS5 and Xbox Series X, but why the timing for that rise couldn't be worse. [ignvideo url="https://www.ign.com/videos/2020/09/16/ps5-release-date-trailer"] [poilib element="accentDivider"] Joe Skrebels is IGN's Executive Editor of News. Follow him on Twitter. Have a tip for us? Want to discuss a possible story? Please send an email to newstips@ign.com.
 
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