PSN Pass official

New Sony online package will hit second-hand market

Exclusive content only available to those who buy games brand new.

Sony has at last made its PSN Pass official, aiming to offer exclusive online content to those who buy PS3 games brand new, rather than snagging pre-owned copies for a fraction of the price.

The new package will launch in September alongside Resistance 3. Gamers who stump up for the title will find a single-use code bundled in the box, which will allow them access to extra goodies online.

In a statement to Eurogamer, the Big S said, "This is an important initiative as it allows us to accelerate our commitment to enhancing premium online services across our first party game portfolio."

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