Releasing these screenshots
, Sony Online Entertainment
have announced a partnership to integrate live broadcasting functionality into SOE's upcoming games. The first video game title to feature the ability to stream gameplay directly to the Twitch platform with a single click will be PlanetSide 2
, which will launch as a "Free-To-Play. Your Way." title on PC systems via digital download on November 20, 2012.
For players who are interested in an enhanced PlanetSide 2 experience, a Premium Membership option will be available for US$14.99/month and will include scalable gains for resources, XP and passive cert points. Additionally, Premium Members will receive priority log-in queue access, early access to new cosmetic items and a monthly Station Cash bonus. Players who maintain their membership over time will accrue enhancements to their benefits, and players who purchase their membership in multi-month blocks will receive an increased benefit gain immediately.