Sony is introducing a brand-new loyalty program slated for later this yr. Dubbed PlayStation Stars, the service appears to be like akin to Microsoft Rewards, an identical service that rewards customers who carry out sure actions.
PlayStation Stars will reward gamers with factors that may be become PSN Pockets Funds or choose PlayStation Retailer merchandise. To earn factors, it appears fairly simple with duties like their “Month-to-month Examine-In,” which simply requires gamers play any recreation of their alternative. Others are extra sophisticated like successful tournaments, incomes choose trophies, or being the primary to Platinum a recreation inside your timezone.
So as to add extra, the weblog put up that exposed the brand new loyalty program, additionally talked about that PlayStation Plus members, although, factors will robotically be earned for every PS Retailer buy. In the meantime, the put up additionally revealed their intentions so as to add “digital collectables” like collectible figurines of iconic recreation characters and stuff from “different types of leisure,” alongside collectables that faucet into the progressive nature of PlayStation’s 27-year historical past.
These “digital collectables” — to us — learn akin to what every degree in Astro’s Playroom ended with — a chunk of PlayStation historical past. In fact, that is seemingly going to be much more than simply some controller mannequin, however you get our level. It’s gonna be neat, nonetheless, particularly for these trophy hunters who can have much more of a motive to finish these challenges.