• PS Plus Premium classic games will look more authentic thanks to new NTSC options

    13 days ago - By GamesRadar

    PlayStation will soon be rolling out NTSC options for the majority of its PS Plus Premium classic games library in many territories. Announced in a tweet via the official PlayStation Europe account , PlayStation said: "We're planning to roll out NTSC options for a majority of classic games offered on the PlayStation Plus Premium and Deluxe plan in Asia, Europe, Middle East, India, South Africa, Australia, and New Zealand regions." What this roughly means is that the classic games available through PS Plus will soon play closer to how they did back in the day. PlayStation hasn't confirmed...
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  • Half PS Plus classic PS1 games are 50Hz PAL versions in UK

    Half PS Plus classic PS1 games are 50Hz PAL versions in UK

    13 days ago - By Pocket-lint

    The new PlayStation Plus tiers have now launched in the UK and retro games fans might be dismayed to learn that over half the classic PSOne games available to PS Plus Premium subscribers are presented in their 50Hz PAL forms. However, Sony has confirmed that it will roll out "NTSC options" for a majority of them in future. The issue with 50Hz PAL versions of games is that they traditionally run slower than their 60Hz NTSC equivalents. Plus, modern flatscreen TVs aren't geared up to run 50Hz titles effectively. That wasn't an issue in the case of UK CRT televisions, which were PAL by their...
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