UPDATE: The update to give Ratchet & Clank (2016) 60 FPS gameplay on PS5 is now live. Looks like it arrived a bit early. (from Twitter)
With the release of Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart only a mere 2 and a bit months away, Insomniac Games has decided to give the PS4 Ratchet & Clank game a next-gen upgrade.
In a recent tweet, Insomniac Games has said that Ratchet & Clank (2016) will run in 60 fps on PlayStation 5, after a free update in April.
Ratchet & Clank (2016) will be playable in 60 FPS on PS5 after a new update in April! As part of the Play at Home campaign, download the game for free now through 3/31. #RatchetPS4https://t.co/Iw6CMNByFU pic.twitter.com/VEFiW3IMWK
— Insomniac Games (@insomniacgames) March 29, 2021
That’s fantastic news for PS5 owners who may have taken advantage of the free download of the game you can get via PlayStation’s Play at Home Campaign. Ratchet & Clank (2016) has been free to download from March 1st and if you still want to get it free, you’ve got until 1st April at 3.00 am UK Time to get it.
Ratchet & Clank (2016) for PS4 is a great game and it’s sure to whet your appetite for Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart, which is due to release on 11th June. Rift Apart will of course also run at 60 FPS on PS5.
If you’re hungry for even more Ratchet & Clank, five games from the PS3 era are available to stream on-demand on PlayStation Now. A 12-month subscription is only £49.99 or you can subscribe on a month-to-month basis for £8.99 a month.
So make sure you grab Ratchet & Clank (2016) before it’s no longer free.