High-definition remasters for PlayStation consoles

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Official Collection and Classics HD banners used on PlayStation game covers.

Sony has released a series of PlayStation 2 and PlayStation Portable video games, remastered in high-definition (HD), for PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita, a form of video game remake. A number of related programs exist, the most prominent two being "Classics HD" (also known as "HD Collection") and "PSP Remasters". The former consists of multiple PlayStation 2 games compiled on one Blu-ray Disc. The latter are individual PlayStation Portable games republished on Blu-ray. These games are not direct ports, but remastered versions in high-definition, to take advantage of the newer consoles' capabilities. The remastering of the games include updated graphics, new textures, Trophy support and sometimes include 3D and PlayStation Move support. Some HD remasters have been released individually or in bundles as downloads on the PlayStation Store; others are released exclusively as downloads.

Classics HD is the official name given for these compilations in Europe, no equivalent of such name exists in North America or Japan. However, these games include the subtitle "Remastered in High Definition" or "HD Collection" on the North American cover. PSP Remasters is the official name given by Sony for collections featuring remasters of PSP games.[1] The PSP Remasters line includes the same features as the Classics HD line, as well as cross-platform play and shareable saves between the two versions, however, PSP Remasters do not include Trophy support.[2]

Overview[edit]

The first remastered collection to be released is the God of War Collection which consists of God of War and God of War II. This collection was released before Sony decided to officially begin a line of Classics HD games. God of War Collection was brought about from feedback in anticipation for God of War III and what type of content fans would like to see in a special edition of that game. From this feedback, Sony released the collection separate from God of War III as a way to introduce new players to the franchise.[3]

The success of the God of War Collection prompted Sony to make a new line of games that would be bannered Classics HD in PAL regions (North American copies simply have the subtitle "Remastered in High Definition" or "HD Collection"). One of the reasons why this brand was created is that PlayStation 2 titles are not compatible with most PlayStation 3 consoles (only the 20 GB and 60 GB models, and the first iteration of the 80 GB model are compatible).

The second series of games ported to the PlayStation 3 and first to use the Classics HD banner is The Sly Collection released in November 2010.[4] The Prince of Persia series is the first non-Sony published games remastered,[5] published by Ubisoft. After months of speculation, it was finally revealed in September 2010 that Ico and Shadow of the Colossus would be remastered for a September 2011 release.[6] On November 2, 2010, the God of War Collection became the first remastered collection to be released as a digital download on the PlayStation Store.[7] In 2010 a remastered version of Frontline was included in the PlayStation 3 version of Medal of Honor with updated gameplay options and Trophy support, in 2011 Frontline HD became available as a separate PSN download.[8] The first three games of the Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell series was also remastered and was released on Blu-ray in Europe in September 2011 [9] and was released in North America later in that month.[10] The Tomb Raider Trilogy was announced on December 19, 2010 and included all three second era games of the series: HD remasters of Tomb Raider: Legend and Tomb Raider: Anniversary for the first time on the PlayStation 3, plus Tomb Raider: Underworld.[11]

At E3 2011 during Sony's press conference, the PSP Remaster line was announced. Monster Hunter Portable 3rd HD ver. was the first of this line to be announced.[1] Sony Computer Entertainment Japan announced that the PSP Remasters line will not include Trophy support; God of War: Origins Collection, despite being both remasters of PSP games is not part of this line thus has trophy support. Additionally the Metal Gear Solid HD Collection will include a PSP remaster for the game (available standalone in Japan) Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker, which will include the various features that a PSP remaster are intended to have (e.g. importing saves between the PS3 and the PSP version) and Trophy support.

HD Remasters of Resident Evil 4 and Resident Evil Code: Veronica X were released both together and separately as the Resident Evil: Revival Selection, which are downloadable titles only except for in Japan. The Silent Hill Collection was released in March 2012, it includes both Silent Hill 2 and Silent Hill 3 with new voice actors recorded for the Silent Hill 2 dialog. A HD Collection of the first three games in the Devil May Cry series has been confirmed by Capcom for 2012. A Sengoku Basara HD Collection was announced by Capcom for release in Summer 2012 exclusively for the PlayStation 3.[12] After much rumor and speculation, a HD Collection of the Jak and Daxter series was confirmed for a February 2012 release.[13] On March 2, 2012, The Ratchet & Clank Trilogy was spotted on Amazon France and has been confirmed for an early June release for France, Germany and UK.[14] On May 31, 2012, a Hitman HD Collection was spotted on 16Games's website for an October 2012 release, but it was delayed to January 29, 2013 in North America, January 31, 2013 in Australia and February 1, 2013 in Europe on PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360.[15]

During an interview with GameInformer, Kingdom Hearts creator Tetsuya Nomura expressed interest in "HD versions" and is "currently researching them" for his Kingdom Hearts series. He said, "I would like to do something about the series being spread over so many different consoles, too. I am thinking a lot about the future."[16] In September 2012, Square Enix announced Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 Remix a compilation for the PlayStation 3 to include both Kingdom Hearts Final Mix and Re:Chain of Memories in HD definition and with Trophy support. Additionally, the collection will include HD cinematic scenes from Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days, and will see release internationally in 2013.[17]

Additional content[edit]

Along with Trophies, 3D support and HD upgrades the various compilations also boast various other extras to accompany them. The God of War Collection contains bonus materials for God of War II (originally released as a DVD in the God of War II two-disc set on PS2) and early copies included the God of War III demo while the Origins Collection also contains one for Chains of Olympus and the documentary, God of War - Game Directors Live, the Kratos Legionnaire bonus skin, and Forest of the Forgotten combat arena (originally released as a download via the Ghost of Sparta preorder package). In Japan, the PS3 version of Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker: HD Edition is standalone and includes a code to download the PSP version while Metal Gear Solid 2 and Metal Gear Solid 3 are packaged separately in Metal Gear Solid HD and come instead with a download code for the original Metal Gear Solid. In North America and Europe, the three HD games are packaged together in Metal Gear Solid HD Collection with no downloadable games. Tekken Hybrid not only includes an HD upgrade of Tekken Tag Tournament and a prologue based on Tekken Tag Tournament 2 but also comes with the 3D CGI film Tekken: Blood Vengeance. Though the actual game is not actually included, Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 Remix also includes the cut scenes from Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days, remastered in high definition, and cut scenes from Kingdom Hearts Re:Coded will be included in the Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 Remix, also remastered in high definition.

To help showcase the addition of the PlayStation Move, The Sly Collection includes various additional minigames as well. The Ico & Shadow of the Colossus Collection features bonus content, including two XMB Dynamic Themes and exclusive video content for Ico, Shadow of the Colossus and The Last Guardian (for which an inclusion of a demo was considered but never included). It also features the original PlayStation 2 cover arts for both games on the inner side of the case. The Silent Hill Collection includes both original and new recorded dialog for Silent Hill 2.

A notable feature with the PSP Remasters is that one can import saved games between the PSP version and the PS3 version and vice versa.

In 2014 Sony is planning on releasing the PS3 title The Last of Us for PlayStation 4 remastered for PS4 in terms of quality. [18]

Games[edit]

Title Game(s) Prev. Platform(s) Developer(s) First released Japan Europe North America 3D Move
Assassin's Creed: Liberation HD Assassin's Creed III: Liberation PlayStation Vita Ubisoft 2014-January-14NAJanuary 14, 2014 Unreleased January 15, 2014 January 14, 2014 No No
Beyond Good & Evil HD[19] Beyond Good & Evil PlayStation 2 Ubisoft Montpellier 2011-June-08NAJune 8, 2011 Unreleased June 28, 2011 June 8, 2011 No No
Cel Damage HD Cel Damage PlayStation 2 Finish Line Games 2014-April-22NAApril 22, 2014 Unreleased May 14, 2014 April 22, 2014 No No
Devil May Cry: HD Collection[20] Devil May Cry
Devil May Cry 2
Devil May Cry 3: Dante's Awakening
PlayStation 2 Capcom 2012-March-22JPMarch 22, 2012 March 22, 2012 April 3, 2012 April 3, 2012 No No
Dragon Ball Z Budokai HD Collection Budokai
Budokai 3
PlayStation 2 Dimps
Bandai
2012-November-02EUNovember 2, 2012 Unreleased November 2, 2012 November 6, 2012 No No
Dynasty Warriors: Strikeforce 2 HD Ver.[21] Dynasty Warriors: Strikeforce 2 PlayStation Portable Koei 2012-July-26JPJuly 26, 2012 July 26, 2012 Unreleased Unreleased Yes No
Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster[22] Final Fantasy X
Final Fantasy X-2
PlayStation 2 Square (Square Enix) 2013-December-26JPDecember 26, 2013 December 26, 2013 March 21, 2014 March 18, 2014 Yes No
God of War Collection[23] God of War
God of War II
PlayStation 2 SCE Santa Monica Studio
Bluepoint Games
2009-November-17NANovember 17, 2009 March 18, 2010 April 30, 2010 November 17, 2009 No No
God of War: Origins Collection[24] God of War: Chains of Olympus
God of War: Ghost of Sparta
PlayStation Portable Ready at Dawn
SCE Santa Monica Studio
2011-September-13NASeptember 13, 2011 October 6, 2011 September 16, 2011 September 13, 2011 Yes No
Hitman HD Trilogy Silent Assassin
Contracts
Blood Money
PlayStation 2 IO Interactive
Eidos Interactive
2013-January-29NAJanuary 29, 2013 Unreleased February 1, 2013 January 29, 2013 Yes No
The Ico & Shadow of the Colossus Collection[25] Ico
Shadow of the Colossus
PlayStation 2 Team Ico
Bluepoint Games
2011-September-22JPSeptember 22, 2011 September 22, 2011 September 28, 2011 September 27, 2011 Yes No
Jak and Daxter Collection[26] Jak and Daxter: The Precursor Legacy
Jak II
Jak 3
PlayStation 2 Naughty Dog
Mass Media Inc.
2012-February-07NAFebruary 7, 2012 Unreleased February 22, 2012 February 7, 2012 Yes No
Killzone HD Killzone PlayStation 2 Guerrilla Games 2012-October-23NAOctober 23, 2012 Unreleased October 24, 2012 October 23, 2012 No No
Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 Remix[17] Kingdom Hearts Final Mix
Kingdom Hearts Re:Chain of Memories
PlayStation 2 Square Enix 2013-March-14JPMarch 14, 2013 March 14, 2013 September 13, 2013[27] September 10, 2013[28] No No
Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 Remix[29] Kingdom Hearts II Final Mix
Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep Final Mix
PlayStation 2
PlayStation Portable
Square Enix 2014-October-2JPOctober 2, 2014 October 2, 2014 December 5, 2014 December 2, 2014 No No
K-On! Houkago Live!! HD Ver.[30] K-On! Houkago Live!! PlayStation Portable Sega 2012-June-21JPJune 21, 2012 June 21, 2012 Unreleased Unreleased Yes No
The Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky HD Edition The Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky PlayStation Portable Falcom 2012-December-13JPDecember 13, 2012 December 13, 2012 (First Chapter)
April 25, 2013 (Second Chapter)
June 27, 2013 (The Third)
Unreleased Unreleased No No
Medal of Honor: Frontline HD[31] Medal of Honor: Frontline PlayStation 2 EA Los Angeles 2010-October-12NAOctober 12, 2010 Unreleased October 15, 2010 October 12, 2010 No No
Metal Gear Solid HD Collection[32] Sons of Liberty
Snake Eater
Peace Walker
(Peace Walker not included in PS Vita release)
PlayStation 2
PlayStation Portable
Kojima Productions
Bluepoint Games
2011-November-08NANovember 8, 2011 November 10, 2011 (Peace Walker)
November 23, 2011 (MGS2 and MGS3)
February 3, 2012 November 8, 2011 No No
Monster Hunter Portable 3rd HD Ver.[33] Monster Hunter Portable 3rd PlayStation Portable Capcom 2011-August-25JPAugust 25, 2011 August 25, 2011 Unreleased Unreleased Yes No
Ōkami HD Ōkami PlayStation 2 Capcom
Hexa Drive
2012-October-30NAOctober 30, 2012 November 1, 2012 October 31, 2012 October 30, 2012 No Yes
Prince of Persia Trilogy[34] The Sands of Time
Warrior Within
The Two Thrones
PlayStation 2 Ubisoft Montreal
Ubisoft Sofia
2010-November-19EUNovember 19, 2010 Unreleased November 19, 2010 April 19, 2011 Yes No
Ratchet & Clank Collection[35] Ratchet & Clank
Ratchet & Clank: Going Commando
Ratchet & Clank: Up Your Arsenal
PlayStation 2 Insomniac Games
Idol Minds
2012-June-29EUJune 29, 2012 September 6, 2012 June 29, 2012 August 28, 2012 Yes No
Ratchet: Deadlocked HD[36] Ratchet: Deadlocked PlayStation 2 Insomniac Games
Idol Minds
2013-May-21NAMay 21, 2013 Unreleased September 25, 2013 May 21, 2013 Yes No
Rayman 3 HD[37] Rayman 3: Hoodlum Havoc PlayStation 2 Ubisoft Montpellier 2012-March-20NAMarch 20, 2012 Unreleased March 21, 2012 March 20, 2012 No No
Resident Evil: Revival Selection[38] Resident Evil 4
Code: Veronica X
PlayStation 2 Capcom 2011-September-08JPSeptember 8, 2011 September 8, 2011 September 21, 2011 September 20, 2011 No No
Sengoku Basara HD Collection[39] Sengoku Basara
Sengoku Basara 2
Sengoku Basara 2 Heroes
PlayStation 2 Capcom 2012-August-30JPAugust 30, 2012 August 30, 2012 Unreleased Unreleased No No
Samurai Warriors 2 HD Collection Samurai Warriors 2
Samurai Warriors 2: Xtreme Legends
Samurai Warriors 2: Empires
PlayStation 2 Koei 2013-October-24JPOctober 24, 2013 October 24, 2013 Unreleased Unreleased No No
Silent Hill HD Collection[40] Silent Hill 2
Silent Hill 3
PlayStation 2 Konami 2012-March-16EUMarch 16, 2012 March 29, 2012 March 16, 2012 March 20, 2012 No No
The Sly Collection[41] The Thievius Raccoonus
Band of Thieves
Honor Among Thieves
PlayStation 2 Sucker Punch Productions
Sanzaru Games
2010-November-09NANovember 9, 2010 January 27, 2011 December 3, 2010 November 9, 2010 Yes Yes
Soulcalibur II HD Online Soulcalibur II PlayStation 2 Namco 2013-November-19NANovember 19, 2013 February 20, 2014 November 20, 2013 November 19, 2013 No No
Tekken Hybrid[42] Tekken Tag Tournament HD
Tekken Tag Tournament 2: Prologue
PlayStation 2 Namco 2011-November-22NANovember 22, 2011 December 1, 2011 November 25, 2011 November 22, 2011 Yes No
The Tomb Raider Trilogy[43] Legend
Anniversary
Underworld
PlayStation 2 Crystal Dynamics
Buzz Monkey Software
2011-March-22NAMarch 22, 2011 Unreleased March 25, 2011 March 22, 2011 No No
Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell Trilogy[44] Splinter Cell
Pandora Tomorrow
Chaos Theory
PlayStation 2 Ubisoft Pune 2011-September-16EUSeptember 16, 2011 Unreleased September 16, 2011 September 27, 2011 Yes No
Tony Hawk's Pro Skater HD[45] Pro Skater
Pro Skater 2
Pro Skater 3
PlayStation
PlayStation 2
Robomodo 2012-August-28NAAugust 28, 2012 Unreleased August 29, 2012 August 28, 2012 No No
Yakuza 1 & 2 HD Edition Yakuza
Yakuza 2
PlayStation 2 Amusement Vision
Sega
2012-November-01JPNovember 1, 2012 November 1, 2012 Unreleased Unreleased No No
Zone of the Enders HD Collection[46] Zone of the Enders
The 2nd Runner
PlayStation 2 Konami
Kojima Productions
2012-October-25JPOctober 25, 2012 October 25, 2012 November 30, 2012 October 30, 2012 No No

^† Released exclusively as download.

PlayStation Collections[edit]

PlayStation Collections are bundles of games for the PlayStation 3. The collections contain both remastered games and games that have already been released for the PS3, in addition to bonus content. The first collections announced in this line are the God of War Saga and the infamous Collection, which were released on August 28, 2012 along with the Ratchet & Clank Collection.[47][48]

Title Game(s) Prev. Platform(s) Developer(s) First released Japan Europe North America 3D Move
Assassin's Creed Ezio Trilogy[49] Assassin's Creed II
Brotherhood
Revelations
PlayStation 3 Ubisoft Montreal 2012-September-06JPSeptember 6, 2012 September 6, 2012 Unreleased November 13, 2012 No No
Best of PlayStation Network Vol. 1[50] Fat Princess
Sound Shapes
Tokyo Jungle
When Vikings Attack!
PlayStation Network SCEA 2012-September-06NAJune 25, 2013 Unreleased Unreleased June 25, 2013 No No
Final Fantasy 25th Anniversary Ultimate Box Final Fantasy I
Final Fantasy II
Final Fantasy III
Final Fantasy IV
Final Fantasy V
Final Fantasy VI
Final Fantasy VII
Final Fantasy VIII
Final Fantasy IX
Final Fantasy X
Final Fantasy XI
Final Fantasy XII
Final Fantasy XIII
NES
Super NES
PlayStation
PlayStation 2
PlayStation 3
PlayStation Portable
Square Enix 2012-December-18JPDecember 18, 2012 December 18, 2012 Unreleased Unreleased No No
God of War Saga[48] God of War
God of War II
God of War III
Chains of Olympus
Ghost of Sparta
PlayStation 2
PlayStation 3
PlayStation Portable
SCE Santa Monica Studio
Ready at Dawn
Bluepoint Games
2012-August-28NAAugust 28, 2012 Unreleased Unreleased August 28, 2012 Yesa No
infamous Collection[48] infamous
infamous 2
Infamous: Festival of Blood
PlayStation 3
PlayStation Network
Sucker Punch Productions 2012-August-28NAAugust 28, 2012 Unreleased September 26, 2012 August 28, 2012 No Yesb
Killzone Trilogy Killzone HD
Killzone 2
Killzone 3
PlayStation 2
PlayStation 3
Guerrilla Games 2012-October-23NAOctober 23, 2012 Unreleased October 24, 2012 October 23, 2012 Yesc Yesc
Mass Effect Trilogy Mass Effect
Mass Effect 2
Mass Effect 3
Xbox 360
PlayStation 3
BioWare 2012-December-4NADecember 4, 2012 Unreleased December 7, 2012 December 4, 2012 No No
Metal Gear Solid: The Legacy Collection Metal Gear
Metal Gear 2: Solid Snake
Metal Gear Solid
Metal Gear Solid: VR Missions
Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty HD Edition
Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater HD Edition
Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots
Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker HD Edition
MSX
PlayStation
PlayStation 2
PlayStation 3
PlayStation Portable
Kojima Productions 2013-July-9NAJuly 9, 2013 July 11, 2013 September 13, 2013 July 9, 2013 No No
Resistance Collection Resistance: Fall of Man
Resistance 2
Resistance 3
PlayStation 3 Insomniac Games 2012-November-16EUNovember 16, 2012 Unreleased November 16, 2012 December 5, 2012 No No

^† Redeemable voucher download.

^a Only Chains of Olympus and Ghost of Sparta

^b Only infamous: Festival of Blood

^c Only Killzone 3

Other high-definition games[edit]

There are also a number of other games not part of the official Sony line but are nevertheless high-definition remasters of previously released games. The most noticeable difference is that these games' original consoles of release were not on a Sony system.

Title Game(s) Prev. Platform(s) Developer(s) First released Japan Europe North America 3D Move
Dead Space: Extraction HD[51] Dead Space: Extraction Wii Visceral Games 2011-January-25NA January 25, 2011 Unreleased January 27, 2011 January 25, 2011 No Yes
Disney Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse Genesis Sega Studios Australia 2013-September-3NA September 3, 2013 September 4, 2013 September 3, 2013 September 3, 2013 No No
Castlevania: Lords of Shadow – Mirror of Fate HD Castlevania: Lords of Shadow – Mirror of Fate Nintendo 3DS MercurySteam 2013-October-29NA October 29, 2013 December 4, 2013 October 30, 2013 October 29, 2013 No No
Doom 3 BFG Edition Doom 3
Doom 3: Resurrection of Evil
Doom 3: The Lost Mission
PC Id Software 2012-October-16NA October 16, 2012 November 22, 2012 October 19, 2012 October 16, 2012 Yes No
DuckTales: Remastered DuckTales NES WayForward Technologies 2013-August-13NA August 13, 2013 Unreleased August 14, 2013 August 13, 2013 No No
Dungeons & Dragons: Chronicles of Mystara Dungeons & Dragons: Tower of Doom
Dungeons & Dragons: Shadow over Mystara
Arcade Iron Galaxy Studios 2013-June-18NA June 18, 2013 August 22, 2013 June 19, 2013 June 18, 2013 No No
GoldenEye 007: Reloaded[52] GoldenEye 007 Wii Eurocom 2011-November-01NA November 1, 2011 Unreleased November 4, 2011 November 1, 2011 No Yes
The House of the Dead Collection[24] The House of the Dead III
The House of the Dead 4
Arcade Sega Wow
Sega
2012-February-07NA February 7, 2012 April 19, 2012 February 15, 2012 February 7, 2012 No Yes
The House of the Dead: Overkill - Extended Cut[53] The House of the Dead: Overkill Wii Headstrong Games 2011-October-25NA October 25, 2011 February 23, 2012 October 28, 2011 October 25, 2011 Yes Yes
Jet Set Radio HD[54] Jet Set Radio Dreamcast Smilebit 2012-September-18NA September 18, 2012 February 20, 2013 September 19, 2012 September 18, 2012 No No
Mobile Suit Gundam Side Story: Missing Link Rise from the Ashes
The Blue Destiny
Encounters in Space
Lost War Chronicles
Zeonic Front
Dreamcast
PlayStation 2
Sega Saturn
Bandai Namco Games 2014-May-29JP May 29, 2014 May 29, 2014 Unreleased Unreleased No No
Nights into Dreams... HD[55] Nights into Dreams...
Christmas Nights
Sega Saturn Sonic Team 2012-October-2NA October 2, 2012 October 4, 2012 October 3, 2012 October 2, 2012 No No
No More Heroes: Heroes' Paradise[56] No More Heroes Wii Grasshopper Manufacture
Feelplus
AQ Interactive
2010-April-15JP April 15, 2010 April 15, 2010 May 20, 2011 August 16, 2011 No Yes
The OddBoxx Munch's Oddysee
Stranger's Wrath
Xbox Oddworld Inhabitants
Just Add Water
2011-December-21EU December 21, 2011 Unreleased December 19, 2012 December 24, 2012 Yes Yes
Resident Evil: Chronicles HD Collection[57] The Umbrella Chronicles
The Darkside Chronicles
Wii Capcom 2012-June-26NA June 26, 2012 June 28, 2012 June 27, 2012 June 26, 2012 No Yes
Sonic Adventure 2 HD Sonic Adventure 2 Dreamcast Sega 2012-October-02NA October 2, 2012 October 4, 2012 October 3, 2012 October 2, 2012 No No
Tales of Graces ƒ[58] Tales of Graces Wii Namco Tales Studio 2010-December-02JP December 2, 2010 December 2, 2010 August 31, 2012 March 13, 2012 No No
Tales of Symphonia Chronicles[59] Tales of Symphonia
Tales of Symphonia: Dawn of the New World
GameCube
PlayStation 2
Wii
Bandai Namco Games 2013-October-10JP October 10, 2013 October 10, 2013 February 28, 2014 February 25, 2014 No No
Under Defeat HD Under Defeat Dreamcast G.rev 2012-February-23JP February 23, 2012 February 23, 2012 January 25, 2013 November 28, 2012 No No

^† Released exclusively as download.

See also[edit]

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