The studio revealed on Twitter that ‘Ratchet & Clank (2016) will be playable in 60 FPS on PS5 after a new update in April!’ The game is currently free for PS4 and PS5 owners to download as part of Sony’s Play at Home initiative.
Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart arrives June 11, 2021. Pre-orders for #RatchetPS5 Digital Standard Edition and Digital Deluxe Edition get early access to the:
— Insomniac Games (@insomniacgames) February 11, 2021
Insomniac Games claimed that the update for PS5 will be ‘sooner than you think April.’ The studio also stated that the update will only be available on the newest console, as ‘it’s not possible to run the game at 60fps on PS4.’
Insomniac also added that it wont feature DualSense controllers and that ‘You’ll have to play Rift Apart for that.’ It was also confirmed that they are ‘unable’ to unlock the Bouncer weapon, as that was a pre-order bonus for the PS4 game.
PS5 exclusive Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart will be released on June 11, 2021. The standard version of the game costs £69.99 whereas the Digital Deluxe Edition costs £79.99.