The long-awaited event of PlayStation It started punctually at 17 (Argentina time) giving a glimpse of some of the titles that will be said to be present in the new console, from indie games to popular brand properties.
The funny thing is that the first video game shown was being emulated on a PC that showed how it would work on a Playstation 5. Anyway, that little initial disclaimer was forgotten very quickly when seeing elements of the saga Final fantasy and the studio logo Square enix. Indeed, as rumors anticipated a few days ago, the franchise said present with the first look at its new installment, which will have a medieval setting.
At the moment, it’s too early to talk about the release date of Final Fantasy XVI, but the trailer already anticipated a sufficient share of action, adventure and epic so that the fans explode with joy and expectations in the networks. After the first official trailer of the game, it was confirmed that, at least temporarily, the game will be exclusive to PlayStation 5 on console terrain.
The rest of the games shown in the event are examples of the power of the new console of Sony. The first one was Spider-Man: Miles Morales. It will be an expansion of the game of Spider-man of Playstation 4 centered on the character of Miles Morales, who obtained his powers at the end of Peter Parker’s adventure.
The action will take players to Harlem, Miles’ new home, where his mother will run for governor. The material presented mixes cinematic scenes with gameplay and anticipates new characters, factions to be kept at bay in the city and much more. Although the enemies appear to have powerful new abilities, new powers of the protagonist were also shown, such as invisibility, which will surely change the pace from the previous game.
The truth is that the game does not seem to bring significant news compared to its predecessor, but it is not necessary to fix what is not broken. Spider-Man: Miles Morales anticipates an epic new adventure and, according to the trailer presented, it will arrive later this year.
In order not to loosen the level, the event continued its course with the first look at a new video game in the series. Harry Potter. A few months ago it was rumored the development of a story located several years before the books written by J.K. Rowling and finally it was confirmed that its title will be Hogwarts legacy.
The official trailer anticipates locations known to fans of the saga beyond Hogwarts castle and magical creatures for what appears to be an epic adventure that will land on consoles in 2021.
The broadcast of the day also featured the participation of producers and developers of some of the games that were shown in order to assure gamers that the PlayStation 5 is the console that they will want to have in the new generation. To exemplify it, more material of the gameplay of the new Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War, which anticipates a lot of action and some new mechanics.
The exclusive announcement, however, came after the trailer. PlayStation users can already try a preview version of the multiplayer mode of the title this week, to anticipate the official launch that will arrive in a few months.
The level of the event continued high with news from Resident Evil: Village, the eighth installment of the main saga. The new look at the game seems to anticipate gameplay similar to the seventh part and includes a terrifying legend and a location full of disturbing characters. The game of Capcom it will arrive sometime in 2021 on consoles and PC.
Deathloop is one of the great promises that PlayStation has been showing for a long time, developed by Arkane studios (Dishonored, Prey). The last thing that was known about the game is that it delayed its launch due to the pandemic, but today it was present to show a lot of material of its gameplay, its characters and its attractive artistic style. Deathloop will be exclusive to PlayStation 5 on consoles.
Capcom again said present at the event, this time to show a new edition of Devil may cry 5. As with some of the previous installments, the game will be relaunched on the new generation consoles with some new features. The highlight of the announcement is that the digital download of the game will be available from the launch day of the PlayStation 5.
Oddworld Soulstorm was the next game at the event and featured a video composed of a lot of gameplay material, as well as some of the cinematic scenes that will accompany the story of the new installment in the series.
To reach all audiences, Sony also showed the first official preview of Five Nights at Freddy’s: Security Breach, a new video game in the popular horror franchise.
Previously announced, the remake of Demon’s Souls It also showed material of its gameplay for fans to witness the evolution of a title of Playstation 3 to the new generation of consoles.
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