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PS Tournaments on PS5 bring competitive gaming to Sony’s new-gen console

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This is something that sometimes goes under the radar, but Sony is big Currently on eSports. One thing that’s being pushed forward, even to the PS4, is PS Tournaments on the console – a sort of competitive environment where you can sign up, compete and win prizes. To be clear, you won’t need to be a pro to participate – but you’ll need some serious chops to win.

And now the entire environment has rolled out on PS5, with new features and an enhanced interface to boot. Starting with FIFA 23, Guilty Gear Strive, and NBA 2K23, you’ll find various open competitions within each game’s activity cards. You can then use these to sign up and enter the contest, and you can also check out the entire bracket to see where your potential competition might come from.

In addition to the individual tournaments for each of the aforementioned games, Sony is also running a Win-A-Thon between December 1 and January 31. Effectively, it will act as a leaderboard for this all Among the upcoming competitions on PS5 and PS4, and winning tournaments will earn you a point on the regional leaderboard. If you come out on top, you will be able to win prizes, such as a DualSense Edge Controller or Pulse 3D wireless headset.

As part of today’s rollout, the platform holder is also boasting about some improvements to the overall tournament experience. For example, the brackets are condensed to ensure that the contests are small, but if the cap goes up it will simply roll out several brackets – the prizes will remain unchanged. Likewise, it’s promising more competition overall – weekly and even daily, so there are more opportunities to play.

And the new user interface on PS5 looks pretty neat: it’ll notify you when your next match is up, and you’ll also be able to browse real-time results for the entire bracket. Interestingly, the platform holder has also launched a new dispute The community for PS tournaments in particular, which you have to imagine, will be deeply integrated into the device once it becomes a social network. Finally Added by default in new-gen format.

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