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PS4 to get pre-loading functionality next month says Sucker Punch

April will finally see PSN catch up with Steam and Battle.net

Sucker Punch has revealed that the PS4 is due to get pre-loading support really soon.

Pre-loading basically allows anyone who pre-orders a game to download it before the game is released so that they can play it the moment it gets launched.

The function has been around for a while on PC with both Steam and Battle.net employing pre-loading for a big launch and it's really time that consoles caught up. PS4 to get pre-loading functionality next month says Sucker Punch

Sucker Punch revealed that the PS4 was getting pre-loading support next month although not in time for this week's launch of inFamous: Second Son.

They stated on Twitter, “No preload on PS4 until April and for North America, the PS Store will update at midnight PST…so 3am EST.”

Thanks IGN.