All games with confirmed free upgrades from PlayStation 4 to PlayStation 5

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If you feel somewhat confused in the run-up to the PlayStation 5, then we don’t blame you. This next generation will also be making room for many cross-gen generational games, as titles that have already been released on PlayStation 4 will also make their way to the PlayStation 5.

It can be confusing trying to keep up with them all, so we will be keeping this useful list of all the games that will be getting free updates to Sony’s newest hardware. Some of them will be free, while others will only be based on purchasing certain PlayStation 4 versions. In these instances, we will note which versions you need to own below.

  • Assassin’s Creed Valhalla
  • Atelier Ryza 2
  • Borderlands 3
  • Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War – Cross-Gen Edition or Ultimate Edition
  • Control – only the Control: Ultimate Edition
  • Cyberpunk 2077
  • Dead by Daylight
  • Destiny 2
  • Dirt 5
  • DOOM Eternal
  • Far Cry 6
  • FIFA 21 – only before the release of FIFA 22
  • Grand Theft Auto V
  • Hitman 3 – digital version only
  • Horizon Forbidden West
  • Immortals Fenyx Rising
  • Little Nightmares 2
  • Kena: Bridge of Spirits
  • Madden NFL 21 – only before the release of Madden NFL 22
  • Meaneater
  • Marvel’s Avengers
  • Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales
  • Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom
  • NBA 2K21 – Mamba Forever Edition only
  • Puyo Puyo Tetris 2
  • Rider’s Republic
  • Sackboy: A Big Adventure
  • Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six: Siege
  • Elder Scrolls Online
  • The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
  • Watch Dogs Legion
  • WRC 9
  • Yakuza: Like a Dragon – digital version only

We will keep updating this list as more games are confirmed to have free upgrades from the PS4 to the PS5. Remember, all these upgrades are being handled by the game publishers, so you will want to check their websites for full information on exactly what you need to do to get your free upgrade.