Controversial announcement of Control Ultimate Edition: only this version will be updated for free on PS5 and Series X
Remedy presents the most complete edition of its action game on video and specifies its release date.
If you haven't had a chance to play Control, the latest from the authors of Max Payne and Alan Wake, you'll be happy to hear that Remedy prepares the launch of a Game of the Year edition that will give access to the main game plus its content expansions. And the good news is that we won't have to wait long to enjoy this Ultimate Edition of control.
Only if you buy the Ultimate Edition will you be able to update the game for free on PS5 and Series X "It includes the two expansions The Foundation and AWE, and all the content updates of the game since its launch," reports the studio responsible for the memorable Max Payne 2. Remedy has announced that this new version of Control will go on sale on Steam next August 27th, followed by a release on PS4, Xbox One and the Epic Games Store on September, 10th. There will also be a version for the new generation consoles, although this Ultimate Edition will have a staggered launch in Xbox Series X and PS5 due to "the global health crisis".
At the end of 2020 its digital version will go on sale, and at the beginning of next year, we will have the physical version. Will it update for free the game on PS5 and Xbox Series X if you have the versions of this generation? Yes ... but with nuances, because will only do with the Ultimate Edition, leaving out of this option the standard version of Control.
The release of this Ultimate Edition on Steam coincides with the release of the second and final Control expansion, which ties the game into the Alan Wake universe. This connection between his two games is not going to be an exception according to the last words of Remedy, who assured that his next video game shares a universe with Control and Alan Wake.