Sony Interactive Entertainment CEO Jim Ryan shared an update for the all-new tiered PlayStation Plus service! The service goes live this year and Ryan shared a roll out schedule. Asia markets receive the tiered PlayStation Plus service first on May 13th followed by Japan on June 1st. The west receives the service on June 13th in the Americas followed by Europe on June 22nd.
Read up on the full announcement below:
We’re making fantastic progress with our launch efforts and I wanted to update you on the latest. We’re rolling out our new offering for PlayStation Plus a little earlier in select markets in Asia, followed by Japan. Here is a look at our updated regional rollout schedule.
Asia markets (excluding Japan) – targeting May 23, 2022
Japan – targeting June 1, 2022
Americas – targeting June 13, 2022
Europe – targeting June 22, 2022
Additionally, we’re also expanding our cloud streaming access to the following locations for a total of 30 markets with cloud streaming access**. The following markets will also offer the Premium tier
from PlayStation Plus at launch: Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Greece, Hungary, Malta, Poland, Republic of Cyprus, Romania, Slovakia, and Slovenia.
We’ve been working on this massive global effort to provide flexible options, quality games and greater value for our members for quite some time now – and we’re just a few weeks away from our first regional rollout. We want to thank our PlayStation community for the ongoing support, and
we’ll have more to share as we get closer to launch. For more information, including pricing for your local market, please visit our website at https://www.playstation.com/en-us/ps-plus/
In case you missed it, read up on our coverage of the new PlayStation Plus service here. Stay tuned at Final Weapon for the latest Japanese gaming news and updates!