Playstation 5 games - part 2
With the upcoming PlayStation 5 releasing this holiday season, new console is primed to offer new and exciting games. Here is an overview of the headlining games that were announced by Sony team during their PlayStation 5 showcase.
PS5 Game Announcements
NBA 2K21 - pre order from July 2nd
From 2k Games studio comes new NBA 2K21, it is the next installment of the popular NBA 2k series. New NBA game will have expanded version called Mamba Forever Edition – developers tribute to late Kobe Bryant. Pre order for game is announced for July 2nd for PS4 and other platforms. NBA 2K21 on the PS5 will have improved graphics and may have new gameplay features. With the new ray-tracing capabilities of the PS5, 2K will be able to push the limits of their graphics to become ultra-realistic. Zion Williamson has been rumored to become the cover player, as he is seen in the teaser premiered on youtube.
PS5 Hitman III
From Denmark with love IO Interactive prepared new PS5 game Hitman III. This third installment of the Hitman series is announced for January 2021. Players will be able to control Agent 47 through a multitude of missions where the player must swiftly assassinate their target. The story builds off of the existing story in the previous games, that will surely stir the players. Hitman has been well received in the past, and this next release may reveal more about the mysterious Agent 47.
Horizon 2: Forbidden West
New Guerilla Games, Horizon Forbidden West is the sequel to Horizon: Zero Dawn. The studio is aiming to release the game next year in 2021. In the trailer, A Lot the main character is seen to cross a large variety of environments, from a beach to a mountain. Aloy is in for another journey in the wilderness. The game looks stunning, with the capabilities of the PS5, the game may even hold untapped potential in the graphical department. Only time will tell the true potential of the graphics, nonetheless, the graphics in the trailer were stunning and clean.
Resident Evil 8 Village - PS5
Developed by Capcom, Resident Evil 8 Village is the next title in the Resident Evil series. This survival horror game takes place years after the events that took place in Resident Evil 7 Biohazard. Ethan Winters now has a new life, living in peace with his wife Mia. Throughout the game, Chris Redfield, a character in the previous games comes and changes the flow of their lives. Ethan must now go through nightmarish experiences to find a solution.
Capcom is working hard, Pragmata is an upcoming video game that has ties with an apocalyptic world and space. In the trailer, a man with a spacesuit walks throughout a city, who then discovers a young girl and a cat. The sky starts to change and glitches into a screen. All of a sudden a satellite comes and crashes through the screen, at the end of the trailer the man in the suit and the girl are pulled into space where they arrive on the moon. Not much has been revealed about Pragmata, but the trailer had fans curious about what’s in store for this Capcom game.
Deathloop is a singleplayer assassination game. Players experience the story through a character named Colt. Following him as he hunts down targets across the island of Blackreef. Through his multiple assassinations, he hopes to eventually break the loop that is trapping the island in an endless cycle.
Kena: Bridge of Spirits
Kena: Bridge of Spirits is a new visually aesthetic action-adventure game. The game revolves around exploration and fast combat. Throughout the game players can find spirits called the Rot, enabling the player to change up the environment.
Goodbye Volcano High
Goodbye Volcano High is a choice-based narrative video game with a teenage twist on it. Instead of having your average high school teenage senior story, Goodbye Volcano High replaces normal teenagers with dinosaur teenagers. They are in their last year and are approaching graduation and beyond.
Oddworld Inhabitants presented us new game for PS5. Oddworld: Soulstorm is a quirky platformer style of game with a new twist on it. Like it’s predecessors, Oddworld has a story revolving around its main character Abe. In Soulstorm however, a new story will emerge following the tales of Abe in New’n’Tasty.
Ghostwire Tokyo is a story exploration game where you’re the lone survivor of a city that has lost much of its population. The game takes place in Tokyo, where you will be met with a conglomerate of modern infrastructure and ancient shrines. You’ll face off against evil spirits to uncover the mystery of the missing population.
Solar Ash King
exploration game that combines the elements of space and reality. The player explores the Ultravoid, a rift in space that consumes other worlds. The game starts as your standard exploration game but evolves into an emotional story where players find serenity with each other. Game is developed by Heart Machine Solar .