SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA - MARCH 20: Attendees walk by the Sony PlayStation booth at the 2019 GDC Game Developers Conference on March 20, 2019 in San Francisco, California. The GDC runs through March 22. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

In an interview about the current state of things at Sony’s gaming division, CEO Jim Ryan talked about a couple features of the upcoming PS5. Ryan Explained, “Sony expects backwards compatibility to be a really critical success factor for it’s next gen consoles…” Sony also hinted at a new way of play to tie gaming communities together through cross-generational gameplay.

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