Trophies are coming to classic PlayStation games


Trophy hunters, beware! According to Bend Studio, PlayStation Trophies are coming to select classic games included with new PlayStation Plus subscription tiers.

Bend Studio announced in a tweet today that Siphon Filter will be loaded with trophies to obtain when it releases as part of the upcoming PlayStation Plus expansion. The tweet reads: “Incoming From Bend Studio: Agency Intel reports that Siphon Filter will include trophies when it arrives on the all-new PlayStation Plus.” The post came with an attached video of a silver trophy notification for a milestone called “An Explosive Start”. A follow-up tweet also reveals the existence of a platinum trophy for the game. This trophy is named “Great job, Agent.”

With the reveal of Siphon Filter joining the ranks of platinum games, hopefully other studios will follow suit and reveal if their games will use the achievement system. Sony has unveiled a selection of upcoming games on PlayStation Plus Extra and Premium subscription tiers, including original PlayStation games like Ape Escape, Hot Shots Golf, IQ Intelligent Cube and Jumping Flash, although Siphon Filter is the only one on the list confirmed for trophy support.

The redesign of PlayStation Plus adds two additional price points with added values ​​such as a library of downloadable games and cloud streaming on compatible devices and PCs. You can read more about price and tier differences here. The new subscription tiers will go live June 13 in North America.


What classic PlayStation games would you like to see with trophy support? Let us know in the comments!


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