“Seize the Throne” is a global event in which the PS4 and PS5 community worldwide can compete for special rewards such as PS Network avatars, dynamic themes, and even accessories and a PS5! To participate, you simply have to play, win trophies, and share moments on social media, as discussed on Sony’s official blog.

“We’re calling on the PlayStation community to come together and play towards a series of shared goals on a quest to dethrone the King.

By playing games, earning Trophies and sharing your gaming highlights, you’ll help the community reach the King’s tower, enter the royal chambers and seize the throne.”


Event Mechanics

  • Any gamer over the age of 18 can now sign up to compete in the event’s three stages.
  • We will receive points for performing activities, which will be added to the community’s overall tally.
  • The First Stage challenges us to earn a sum of 25,000,000 points as a group, and if we succeed, we will receive two exclusive PSN avatars.
  • The Second Stage requires 100,000,000 points, with a pack of five avatars as the prize.
  • Lastly, once we reach 160,000,000 points, the community will win a prize pack containing three avatars and a dynamic PS4 theme.
Play a game (min. of 1 hour). 10 Points
Play a game online with a friend. 15 Points
Use the Share features (max. of 6 / day) 5 Points
Bronze Trophy 5 Points
Silver Trophy 10 Points
Gold Trophy 20 Points
Earn 5 Trophies in a single game. 25 Points

When Will The Event Begin?

  • The first stage will kick off on November 2nd, and anyone can sign up and take part as much as they want without having to pay for a PS Plus membership.
  • As with the second and final phases, the next phase will begin once the previous one’s goal has been met. On November 19th, the competition will come to a close.

Grand Prizes!

PlayStation 5 (35x)
King’s PlayStation Shapes Ring Set (3 Sets)
Pulse 3D Wireless Headset + PS Store Gift Card (35x)
  • To be eligible for the grand prizes, sign up and participate in the events mentioned above. Then, from NOVEMBER 17, 2021, 10:00AM (PDT) / 1:00PM (EDT) to NOVEMBER 18, 2021, 11:59PM (PDT), head over to playstation.com/seize-the-throne and answer a series of 3 QUESTIONS.
  • The Seize the Throne is unavailable for gamers from Brazil, Italy, and Japan.
  • One per winner from each participating country/region.
SOURCE: PlayStation

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