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Sportsfriends is also coming to PlayStation 4

4:00 PM on 10.14.2013

Jordan Devore

Managing Editor

Free for Kickstarter backers

Few games represent that sense of indie pride better than Sportsfriends, a compilation of local multiplayer titles which includes Johann Sebastian Joust. It was already getting a PlayStation 3 release after a successful Kickstarter, and now the collection is planned for PS4.

It's unclear when the next-gen version will launch -- sometime after January's PS3 debut, most likely -- or whether or not there'll be Cross-Buy support. However, there is some great news for those of you who supported the Kickstarter: you're getting Sportsfriends PS4 for free. There's also mention of J.S. Joust working with the DualShock 4, which is a great tease.

Sportsfriends vaults to PS4 [PlayStation Blog]

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