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Sony announces the games that will look cool with the PS4 Pro launch

04 Nov 2016

Many old and new video games will be getting a makeover when the PS4 Pro launches next week. A full list has been provided. 

There are over 30 games that have been announced that will take full advantage of the visual upgrades on November 10th. This includes big hitters such as Uncharted 4: A Thief's End as well as the recently released Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare. 

Later in 2016, more than 45 video games will have HDR and 4K capability. There are still other AAA video games left to come out such as Final Fantasy XV and Watch Dogs just to name a few. 

Commenting on the launch, Jim Ryan, President, Sony Interactive Entertainment Europe said: “Since unveiling PS4 Pro, we know players have been very eager to see exactly how it will impact their favourite games. We are pleased to say that the console will give them the experience they have been waiting for; images are incredibly sharp and the tiniest details are magnified – making gameplay more immersive than ever before"

Below is a list of enhanced software available from launch:

Battlefield 1
Call Of Duty: Black Ops 3
Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered
Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
Hustle Kings
inFAMOUS First Light
inFAMOUS Second Son
Mafia III
Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor
NBA 2K17
Ratchet & Clank
RIGS Mechanized Combat League
Rise Of The Tomb Raider
Robinson: The Journey
Super Stardust Ultra
The Elders Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited 
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim: Special Edition
The Last Of Us Remastered
The Last Of Us: Left Behind
Titanfall 2
Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End
Until Dawn: Rush of Blood
VR Worlds
World Of Tanks

The PS4 Pro console will be released on November 10th, 2016. To see the full benefits of the console, you will need to own a 4K television with HDR. 

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