Thursday, June 11, 2020

PlayStation 5 Reveal Event

Sony unveils PlayStation 5 features and exclusive lineup of games in a long-awaited digital reveal event.

After long awaited period and unexpected delays, Sony finally airs an hour-long livestream event titled "Future of Gaming" today to showcase their next-gen console PlayStation 5 and upcoming lineup of exclusive titles to follow.

Though they had to broadcast the show at 1080p and 30 frames per second, Sony reassured that these games will look better at 4K on PS5. Entire digital event streamed earlier today by Sony can be found over to Twitch and YouTube.

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PlayStation 5 Reveal Event

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Sony invites everyone to witness all-new exciting announcements for PlayStation 5 games and surprises.




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Marvel's Spider-Man: Miles Morales | Announced




Finally! That iconic suit is coming in black but just not for Peter Parker (or Batman) but his identical prodigy Miles Morales, a fan-favorite black superhero officially making his debut into Marvel Games universe, set to arrive on Q4 2020.

Following events of The City That Never Sleeps series of DLC from Marvel's Spider-Man, developer Insomniac Games continuing to spinning web for a spin-off titled Marvel's Spider-Man: Miles Morales, as a PS5 launch title.

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Grand Theft Auto V and Grand Theft Auto Online | Announced




Spanning across one generation of console to next-generation, 2013 crime action-adventure game Grand Theft Auto V from developer/publisher Rockstar Games will be arriving for PlayStation 5 with series of upgrades on Q2 2021.

A standalone version of GTA Online to release with its acclaimed open-world experience, improvements, visual upgrades and PlayStation Plus members will be receiving a million dollar cash bonus for free each month until PS5 launch.

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Project Athia | Announced




A brand-new action adventure game from Luminous Productions and Square Enix currently revealed under working title Project Athia is exclusively designed for PlayStation 5, which features a female protagonist in a fantasy setting.

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story co-writer Gary Whitta has spearheaded a team of storytellers to plot a twisted tale for a new IP. Its unnamed lead has ability to make giant leaps and control over giant roots that she uses to fight monsters.

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Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart | Announced




A sequel to 2016 rebooted title and second announcement by Insomniac Games at PS5 reveal event, upcoming third-person platform shooter game Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart showcases a brief gameplay segment and story premise.

R&C: Rift Apart will seamlessly send players into dimensional travel using ultra-high speed SSD feature of PS5 console. Also, a fully playable new female Lombax character has been introduced who will join Ratchet and his buddy in action.

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Godfall | Gameplay Reveal




Making an "Epic" debut in The Game Awards 2019 event, fantasy looter-slasher title Godfall from developer Counterplay Games and publisher Gearbox Publishing was silent for too long and is back with a bang to launch on holiday 2020.

Adding a lot more footage than what was leaked online earlier, god-like Valorian warriors tearing enemies in melee combat, unlocking skills and Valorplates while mastering five weapon classes in order to overthrow mad-god Macros.

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Demon's Souls Remake | Announced




What has been completely brushed off by majority of fans and players despite potential leaks is a reveal of action role-playing game Demon's Souls Remake from developer Bluepoint Games, which has been a pioneer in "Soulsborne" genre.

Never been ported to other consoles out of PlayStation 3, this 2009 classic ARPG title is completely rebuilt with major graphical enhancement as an exclusive to next-gen Sony console that has yet to reveal its set release date in future.

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Resident Evil 8: Village | Announced




Taking a deep dive into roots of survival horror earlier, developer/publisher Capcom returns with Resident Evil: Village, latest installment in Resident Evil series that continues events of Baker's house in Louisiana from Resident Evil 7.

A few years have passed since Ethan Winters has moved past his nightmares with his wife Mia until it all collapse when Chris Redfield shows up to haunt him, forcing Ethan to follow him to a mysterious village with plagued by deadly secrets.

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Little Devil Inside | Announced




A promising indie project that begins its journey with developer Neostream Interactive, action-adventure role-playing game Little Devil Inside employs a charming and unique art style to portray two stories seemingly running in parallel.

LDI sends player character in a journey throughout world where he does bear hunting, explores swamps, fighting natives, spelunking and even facing off a dragon, whereas an old fellow is living his daily life in a Victorian-era city in Europe.

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Horizon Forbidden West | Announced




Fans have been anticipating a sequel to 2017 action role-playing game Horizon Zero Dawn for long and developer Guerrilla Games have responded by revealing Horizon Forbidden West at PS5 reveal event after teasing for months.

Forbidden West picks up from events of first game and explores new environments with series protagonist Aloy. HFW will be adding new enemy types and gameplay features like underwater traversal but no release date is given yet.

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Hitman III | Announced




Casually revealed of a sequel to Hitman 2 is in works earlier, developer IO Interactive made a surprise announcement for upcoming stealth adventure title Hitman 3 to wrap up World of Assassination trilogy, set to arrive in January 2021.

Agent 47 is back in business for most important assignments of his career, importing levels and maps from past two Hitman games. There will be six different locations at launch that are packed with opportunities to execute your plan.

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Pragmata | Announced




Most bizarre title amongst every other next-gen titles so far is upcoming action-adventure game Pragmata from Capcom. In a very cryptic fashion, its story premise of a near-future dystopian world shown to be on moon.

A man in a spacesuit discovers a little girl in an abandoned Earth and then sees a space station falling out of orbit. Displaying power of next-generation, Capcom wants to set it up as one of their biggest IP when it finally arrives on 2022.

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Future of Gaming digital event has tons of surprise packed within except for a God of War sequel announcement. Most notable new reveals were Ratchet & Clank, Resident Evil: Village and Spider-Man: Miles Morales among them all.

Sony has yet to reveal a retail price point and release date for PlayStation 5, which should come out later this year. Additional features and an upgrade to PSVR hardware also needs to be discussed that we can probably expect in November.