Category Archives: PlayStation 5

Godfall Debuts New Gameplay Walkthrough

Check out the Sony State of Play livestream including the in-depth combat walkthrough video of Gearbox Publishing and Counterplay Games’ upcoming next-gen looter-slasher, Godfall.

The video, narrated by Keith Lee, CEO, Counterplay Games, gives viewers a deeper look at the types of enemy and mid-boss encounters, feel of combat and weapons they can expect in the game. More specifically, the short video covers:

  • Unique Weapon Classes
  • Basic Controls
  • Dual Blade, Longsword and Shield Combat
  • Phalanxer Mid-Boss

Also be sure to stay tuned for more upcoming announcements and reveals at Godfall.com, and the official Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and YouTube channels.

Giant Squid’s The Pathless New Gameplay Revealed

During PlayStation’s State of Play broadcast today, Annapurna Interactive revealed new gameplay for Giant Squid’s The Pathless, which will launch later this year for PlayStation 5, PC via the Epic Game Store and Apple Arcade.

From the minds at Giant Squid, best known for ocean adventure game ABZÛ, The Pathless is the mythic adventure of an archer and an eagle in a vast forest. Players take on the role of the Hunter, a master of archery who travels to a mystical island to dispel a curse of darkness that grips the world. The Hunter must forge a connection with an eagle companion to hunt corrupted spirits, in turn being careful to not become the hunted. Players will explore misty forests full of secrets, solve puzzles in ancient ruins and be tested in epic battles. The bond between the Hunter and eagle and the fate of the world hang in the balance.

Planet Coaster Brings the Thrills to the Next Generation of Players this Holiday Season

Frontier Developments plc (AIM: FDEV) revealed today Planet Coaster, the ultimate coaster park simulation, as its first title coming to the next generation of consoles in holiday 2020. Following critical acclaim and commercial success on PC, Planet Coaster: Console Edition is simultaneously launching across Xbox One all-in-one games and entertainment system, PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, and enhanced for both Xbox Series X all-in-one games and entertainment system and PlayStation®5 computer entertainment system.

Planet Coaster: Console Edition brings to life the fun and excitement of designing and running a theme park, offering all the depth, strategy, and customization found in the beloved PC game and allowing players to create and manage the ultimate coaster park as they strive for success.

Inspiring piece-by-piece construction offers limitless freedom as players sculpt the park of their dreams, while physics-driven realism and advanced simulation puts them close to the action. Players are in full control, tweaking every aspect as crowds react with delight, panic, or disapproval in real-time.

Give guests the thrill of a lifetime with a range of stomach-churning, white-knuckle rides, while themed food, gift, and merchandise shops top up both them and the balance books. Hire and train staff to exceed guests’ expectations in the quest to build a unique and exhilarating coaster empire.

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Tribes of Midgard Coming to PlayStation 5 and PC in 2021

Tribes of Midgard, a new game developed by Norsfell will launch in 2021, Gearbox Publishing and Norsfell Games announced today. The new title will be available on PlayStation 5 and on PC through Steam.

In Tribes of Midgard players can play solo or co-op with a team of up to 10 players to resist the oncoming invasion of giants during Ragnarök. Set in worlds full of dark creatures, hidden gods, and abundant materials to be uncovered, players begin the game as a Viking living in a village that houses the Seed of Yggdrasil, which is the last bastion that protects the gods from the other realms.

“We are thrilled the great team at Norsfell chose to work with Gearbox Publishing. Their vision, talent, and tenacity have moved us so much we are sure gamers will love the game and Gearbox Publishing is happy to do our part.” said Steve Gibson, president of Gearbox Publishing. “Tribes of Midgard is a game we are proud to now call part of the Gearbox Publishing family that we can’t wait to share with everyone.”

Fans will need to explore the wilderness to craft new weapons and be prepared to defend the sacred center of your village from the grim shadows from Helheim that prey upon its power. All the while, giants stalk ever closer to the village, seeking to destroy Midgard and fulfill the prophecy of the end of the world.

“We’ve been building Tribes of Midgard with the community from the start and have big plans for the game, so Gearbox came as the perfect fit to realize our vision. We couldn’t be more excited to bring the game to a full launch next year,” said Julian Maroda, founder and CEO of Norsfell. “We’re very eager to push the boundaries of what’s possible with Gearbox and Sony’s support.”

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Bethesda’s DEATHLOOP Gameplay Revealed; Announced as PS5-Exclusive

DEATHLOOP is an innovative first-person shooter launching exclusively for PlayStation 5 and PC from Arkane Lyon, the award-winning studio behind the critically acclaimed Dishonored franchise. DEATHLOOP will continue Arkane’s signature gameplay design, challenging gamers to play their own way.

As Colt, players are trapped in a time loop on the enigmatic island of Blackreef, doomed to repeat the same day for eternity. The only chance for escape is to break the loop by assassinating eight key targets before the day resets. However, lurking in the shadows is rival assassin Julianna, equipped with her own equally powerful abilities and weapons, on a mission to protect the loop by assassinating Colt, and restarting the cycle. DEATHLOOP is launching Holiday 2020.

DEATHLOOP will release exclusively for console on the PlayStation 5 (PS5) System. Both titles will take advantage of the power of the PS5’s next-gen hardware to create exciting and immersive new experiences for gamers.

Bethesda’s Ghostwire: Tokyo Gameplay Revealed; Announced as PS5-Exclusive

From Shinji Mikami and Tango Gameworks comes Ghostwire: Tokyo, a next-gen action-adventure game coming exclusively to PlayStation 5 and PC in 2021. Investigate the streets of a Tokyo beset by spirits and supernatural threats with an arsenal of powerful tech and elemental abilities at your command. Tango has taken full advantage of the power of the PS5’s next-gen hardware to create an immersive and mysterious world to explore.

Ghostwire: Tokyo, will release exclusively for console on the PlayStation 5 (PS5) System. Both titles will take advantage of the power of the PS5’s next-gen hardware to create exciting and immersive new experiences for gamers.

CAPCOM DEVELOPING THE NEXT GENERATION OF SURVIVAL HORROR WITH RESIDENT EVIL VILLAGE COMING 2021

Today on PlayStation’s Future of Gaming digital event, Capcom, a leading worldwide developer and publisher of video games, announced Resident Evil™ Village, the eighth entry in the best-selling Resident Evil™ series. The all-new title is currently in development using Capcom’s proprietary RE Engine, which was used to create vivid gameplay experiences in hit titles such as Resident Evil™ 7 biohazard, Resident Evil™ 2, Resident Evil™ 3, and Devil May Cry™ 5. RE Engine paired with next generation console technology will elevate the survival horror experience in Resident Evil Village to new heights, as the title will showcase the most realistic and terrifying graphics to date. Resident Evil Village is scheduled for a 2021 release on PlayStation®5, Xbox Series X and Steam.

In the debut cinematic trailer released today, Capcom revealed a glimpse of the evocative new setting and storyline of Resident Evil Village. Set a few years after the critically acclaimed Resident Evil 7 biohazard, the all-new storyline begins with Ethan and his wife Mia living peacefully in a new location, free from their past nightmares. Just as they are building their new life together, tragedy befalls them once again. Chris Redfield, the legendary hero from the Resident Evil™ series who made a brief appearance in Resident Evil 7 biohazard, is reacquainted with the couple and horribly disrupts their life, leaving Ethan devastated and thrown into an entirely new nightmare.

The first-person action in Resident Evil Village begins when players assume the role of a distraught and shattered Ethan as he seeks to uncover the mysterious new horrors that plague a once peaceful village. Throughout this terrifying journey, players will fight for every breath as they are hunted by vicious new enemies that have infested the snow-capped locale. Channeling the capabilities of next generation consoles, the detailed realism and relentless feeling of fear will increase with each desperate battle for survival, while moments of calm will leave players wondering what new horrors await.

Grand Theft Auto V Coming to New Generation Consoles in 2021

As recently revealed at Sony’s PlayStation 5 digital event, the adventures of Michael, Franklin and Trevor are coming to a new generation of consoles, including PlayStation 5, in the second half of 2021.

The new generation versions of GTAV will feature a range of technical improvements, visual upgrades and performance enhancements to take full advantage of the latest hardware, making the game more beautiful and more responsive than ever.

And for the massive and vibrant community of Grand Theft Auto Online players worldwide, the journey through the ever-evolving, shared world of GTA Online will continue on to the new generation with more new updates including additional GTA Online content exclusive to the new consoles and PC. There will also be a new standalone version of GTA Online coming in the second half of 2021, which will be available for free exclusively for PlayStation 5 players during the first three months.

Additionally, all PlayStation Plus members on PlayStation 4 will get GTA$1,000,000 (deposited into their in-game Maze Bank account within 72 hours of log-in) each month they play GTA Online until the launch of GTA Online on PlayStation 5.

First-ever Godfall Gameplay Trailer Revealed

Gearbox Publishing and Counterplay Games revealed the first-ever PlayStation 5 gameplay trailer of Godfall during today’s PS5 eventThe trailer showcases the world of Aperion, weapon classes, a selection of armor sets that are known as Valorplates, as well as the fast-paced, melee combat that you can expect to enjoy in the upcoming looter-slasher title.

The upcoming title is set for a holiday 2020 release.  Keep your eyes open in the upcoming days for more Godfall updates, and make sure to follow Godfall on Godfall.com, and the official Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and YouTube channels for future news and previews.