Capcom announced Deep Down
will be free-to-play on PS4 during a Tokyo Game Show presentation today. As relayed by Sony Worldwide Studios boss Shuhei Yoshida
, an open beta is targeted for close to the console's launch in Japan, due February 22, 2014.
Both Sony and Capcom have noted increased interest in free-to-play games, with the former having already announced other F2P games
for its next-gen console. At E3
, Yoshida said that the PS Plus requirement for online multiplayer isn't mandated for F2P games.
We went hands-on with Deep Down
at TGS, so check out our impressions right here