- PlayStation Public Relations guru Andrew Kelly
invites fans to check out Share Play PS4 in action today on PlayStation 4 in a video below.
To quote: The PS4 system software update v2.00, codenamed Masamune
, will be available to download on Tuesday, October 28th.
One of the features included in the update that I'm most excited about is Share Play, and we put together a quick video to show you how this innovative feature works. Check it out!
As we've said before, the best way to think about Share Play is like a "virtual couch." PlayStation 4 will create an online local co-op experience by allowing you to invite a friend to join your game for up to one hour at a time - even when they don't own a copy of it. Share Play has three main functions:
• Share Screen - Share your screen with a friend, allowing them to spectate. This is ideal for PS4 owners that want to watch their friends play a game and provide helpful tips. PlayStation Plus is not required to use this.
• Hand over my controller - Pass your controller to a friend, virtually, and watch them play. Your...