A Plague Tale: Innocence PS4 owners can now upgrade to the PS5 version for free getting visual and performance upgrades and DualSense support.
Asobo Studio has released the new patch for A Plague Tale: Innocence on PS4. This patch will update the game to version 1.09 and ready it for the PS5. If you already own a copy of the game, you will be able to claim this free upgrade. If you don’t own it, you can just grab and download it through the PlayStation Store.
The patch notes mention that this update will add cross-generation cloud-saving support. In case you haven’t checked out the PS5 upgrade, the following features are confirmed as part of the PS5 version.
A Plague Tale: Innocence will use Haptic Feedback and 3D Audio for the PS5. This is done through the use of the DualSense controller. As for the visual upgrade, the game was confirmed to run at 4K and support 60 FPS on the current-generation consoles. Other enhances include fast load times.
If you download the new update on PS4, you should be able to transfer your save to the PS5 version. The only way to do it right now is to download the game + the latest update for PS4 and then transfer your save data to the cloud. You can then grab the PS5 version and download and install it where you will be able to claim your save data.
The game is also available on the Xbox Game Pass subscription service which will also get a free upgrade to the Xbox Series version.