PlayStation Now adds PS4 and PS2 game downloads

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PlayStation Now

Starting today, PlayStation Now users will be able to stream as well as download PlayStation Now games to their PlayStation 4 in order to play both locally and offline, Sony Interactive Entertainment announced.

Almost all PlayStation 4 games in the service, as well as the PlayStation Now lineup of PlayStation 2 games emulated for PlayStation 4, support this new feature.

If you have already started a game via streaming on PlayStation Now and want to continue playing locally on your PlayStation 4, you can transfer your save file from the PlayStation Now cloud to your console with a PlayStation Plus membership (a PlayStation Plus membership is not required to sign-up for PlayStation Now itself).

Sony noted that while downloaded games are playable offline, you will need to connect your PlayStation 4 to the Internet every few days to verify your PlayStation Now subscription.

Read more about PlayStation Now here.

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