With the beginning of every game console generation comes an implicit question: when will we see the next generation of consoles? With this in mind, we at IGN want to compile all the official information and rumors we know about the next PlayStation, which we’re naturally calling the PS5.
Read on for the information we know to be true about the PS4 successor, as well as the many rumors floating around it, and be sure to come back for updates as more PS5 updates arrive.
PS5: Confirmed Details
So, the good news first — Sony has officially confirmed it’s working on the system to follow the PS4.
In October of 2018, Sony CEO Kenichiro Yoshida confirmed to the Financial Times that the company had begun work on a new console, saying “At this point, what I can say is it’s necessary to have... next-generation hardware.”