- PS5 is set to arrive on November 12
- PlayStation accidentally leaked a major PS5 feature
- Sony later confirmed and offered some details about the upcoming PS5 feature
PlayStation has accidentally confirmed that the long-awaited feature that hardcore PS fans have been requesting is coming to PS5.
The information was leaked by the French arm of PlayStation. In a blog, it revealed that the PS5 would add trophy progress. Unfortunately, the blog did not offer many details about the feature, but it mentioned that it would be able to track the progress of earning individual trophies.
The new PS5 feature would make it easier for players to keep track of a certain amount of collectibles, wins, or kills, particularly if there is uncertainty on how much work is needed on the player’s part. This detail was not however, included in the English PlayStation blog but available in the French version.
Thanks to Google Translate, the French version reads, “On PlayStation 5, you will be able to track your progress towards earning individual trophies for compatible PS5 games. For example, sometimes you’ll see how many artifacts you have left to collect, or how many armor upgrades you need to get before unlocking the Trophy.” Interestingly, it seems that this feature will not be retroactively applied to PS4 Trophies.
PlayStation Blog France confirms that PS5 will allow progress tracking on trophies (Google English translated) https://t.co/pYghhqiijC pic.twitter.com/vpRGMZwOfQ
— Wario64 (@Wario64) October 7, 2020
This new PS5 feature comes along with the revamped progression system to PlayStation Trophies that Sony mentioned earlier including the increase in the level cap from 100 to 999. The Player’s trophy progress