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Hands-on with PlayStation Now, Sony's streaming gaming platform (pictures)

Sony's PlayStation Now will stream PS3 games to the PS4, PS3, Vita, and 2014 Bravia TVs initially, and both rental and subscription plans will be available when it launches this summer.

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Hands-on with Playstation Now

LAS VEGAS -- Just an hour after Sony announced PlayStation Now at its CES 2014 keynote address, Sony was showing off the streaming gaming service on the show floor.

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There's also no official game lineup announced yet, although Sony was demoing "The Last of Us," "God of War: Ascension," "Puppeteer," and "Beyond: Two Souls" at its booth. Sony also wasn't ready to announced whether you'll need a PlayStation Plus account to access PlayStation Now.

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PlayStation Now is scheduled to launch this summer, with a beta program starting in the US at the end of January.
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PS3 games will be supported at launch, with nothing to announce regarding older, back catalog (that is, PS2 or PS1) games yet.
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PS4, PS3, Vita, 2014 Sony Bravia TVs will be supported initially, expanding to other platforms in the future.

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