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How to Get Your Free PS5 Upgrade for Tales of Arise

PS4 owners of Tales of Arise, here's how you can upgrade to the PS5 version of the game for free, whether you own a digital or disc drive PS5.

By Iyane Agossah

September 11, 2021

Here’s how to upgrade your PS4 version of Tales of Arise to PS5, with the detailled steps to follow whether you own the physical or digital version of the new JRPG.

Tales of Arise is the first worldwide release the series ever had, and is a cross-gen game, releasing on PlayStation, Xbox, and Steam. Bandai Namco hopes to attract with Tales of Arise new fans to the franchise and bring it to new heights as well.

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How to upgrade Tales of Arise from PS4 to PS5

If you bought the physical PS4 version of Tales of Arise and own a PS5 with a disc drive: First, if you haven’t done that yet, you should log in to your PS5 with the same PSN account you use for your PS4.

After that, insert the PS4 version of Tales of Arise‘s disc into your PS5, go to the game hub for the game, and select the upgrade offer to start downloading the PS5 digital version. Note that even when the download is complete, if you want to play the game in the future, you’ll always need to insert the game in your PS5 first.

If you own the digital PS4 version of Tales of Arise alongside a digital-only PS5: Sign in into your PS5 with the same PSN account you use on PS4. Go to the PlayStation Store and search for the PS5 version of the game, and go to the game hub of the PS5 version. Select the upgrade offer in the game hub and start downloading the game.

That’s all for our guide. That’s all for our guide. Be sure to check out our other guides too if you need more help. In related news, Tales of Arise producer previously teased that more remakes and remasters could be coming if this new entry is successful. You can also reach me on Twitter @A_iyane07 to chat about the series or other Japanese games.

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Iyane Agossah
@A_iyane07

Living near Paris, Iyane is the head of Japanese content at DualShockers. He speaks Japanese, has been watching anime for over 25 years, and plays Genshin Impact mainly for its story. You can reach him on Twitter at @A_iyane07.

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