Poll: Will you be upgrading to PS Plus Premium now a PS1 classic has trophies?

By Kes Eylers-Stephenson,

PS Plus news kept dropping this week, but the most interesting of the loss was confirmation from Bend Studio that Syphon Filter is getting trophy integration. Will you be getting the Premium tier now?

The time is nigh. After Bend Studio confirmed that Syphon Filter will have trophies, we are curious about if this will make you join the premium tier on the revamped PlayStation Plus.

What is happening to trophies in classic PlayStation Games?

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So, here is the news: PS1's Syphon Filter is coming to the PS Plus Premium tier and it is getting a full trophy list — the first game to get this functionality on the list of announced games. This suggests that all the other games on PS1, and probably PSP and PS2 games, could also be getting trophies, or at the very least, are capable of getting them. If you want to see what games are left on the docket, as well as the other upgrades coming to the classic games, check out our all you need to know article on the matter.

So, we post the question to you: Will you be upgrading to PS Plus Premium now some classics have trophies? The price scheme is as follows at the moment:

PlayStation Plus Essential

Benefits

  • Two monthly downloadable games
  • Exclusive discounts
  • Cloud storage for saved games
  • Online multiplayer access
  • There are no changes for existing PlayStation Plus members in this tier.

Price

  • United States: $9.99 monthly / $24.99 quarterly / $59.99 yearly
  • Europe: €8.99 monthly / €24.99 quarterly / €59.99 yearly
  • United Kingdom: £6.99 monthly / £19.99 quarterly / £49.99 yearly

PlayStation Plus Extra

Benefits

  • Provides all the benefits from the Essential tier
  • Adds a catalog of up to 400 of the most enjoyable PS4 and PS5 games – including blockbuster hits from our PlayStation Studios catalog and third-party partners. Games in the Extra tier are downloadable for play.

Price

  • United States: $14.99 monthly / $39.99 quarterly / $99.99 yearly
  • Europe: €13.99 monthly / €39.99 quarterly / €99.99 yearly
  • United Kingdom: £10.99 monthly / £31.99 quarterly / £83.99 yearly

PlayStation Plus Premium

Benefits

Provides all the benefits from Essential and Extra tiers
  • Adds up to 340 additional games, including:
  • PS3 games available via cloud streaming
  • A catalog of beloved classic games available in both streaming and download options from the original PlayStation, PS2 and PSP generations
  • Offers cloud streaming access for original PlayStation, PS2, PSP and PS4 games offered in the Extra and Premium tiers in markets where PlayStation Now is currently available. Customers can stream games using PS4 and PS5 consoles, and PC.
  • Time-limited game trials will also be offered in this tier, so customers can try select games before they buy.

Price

  • United States: $17.99 monthly / $49.99 quarterly / $119.99 yearly
  • Europe: €16.99 monthly / €49.99 quarterly / €119.99 yearly
  • United Kingdom: £13.49 monthly / £39.99 quarterly / £99.99 yearly
How is this trophy news going to alter your place in the new PS Plus tiering structure? Are you going to grab premium, stay with the middle tier, drop down to essential, or just not have Plus not at all? Answer our poll, then get in the comments!
Will you be upgrading to PS Plus Premium now some classics have trophies?
  • Yes — I want to move to Premium
  • Maybe — I'm thinking about it
  • No — I already had Premium
  • No — I will stick to Extra or Essential
  • No — I didn't want/have Plus anyway
  • Other — Let us know in the comments
We've had 280 responses.
Kes Eylers-Stephenson
Written by Kes Eylers-Stephenson
Associate Editor Kes is our resident expert in PlayStation news. He writes about upcoming exclusives like The Last of Us and God of War, PS Plus and PS Studios news, and his favourite games — The Witcher 3, Assassin’s Creed, and The Outer Wilds — before an evening swim.