The DualShock 4 wireless controller will work with the PlayStation 5 console, and supported PlayStation 4 games, but it won’t work with new PS5 games, Sony announced in a blog post Monday.
In the post, Sony said: “(W)e believe that PS5 games should take advantage of the new capabilities and features we’re bringing to the platform, including the features of DualSense wireless controller.”
Among the games in the works for the PS5: a Spider-Man game starring Miles Morales, “Ratchet Clank: Rift Apart,” “Resident Evil Village: Silent Hill,” “Gran Turismo 7” and “Sackboy: A Big Adventure,” as well as a virtual reality game called “Astro’s Playroom.”
Sony’s tentative list of supported PS5 accessories include:
Earlier this summer, Sony released images of the upcoming console, a slightly thinner digital PS5 model that does not have a disc player.
Contributing: Mike Snider.