A whole new state of PlayStation gaming is on the horizon, and Sony is ready to show off updates from its third-party partners and “get a sneak peek at several games being developed for PlayStation VR2.” Will there be more surprises? We’ll find out soon.
We’ll be updating this page in real time with all the big announcements from State of Play, so stay tuned to make sure you don’t miss a thing!
Final Fantasy XVI will be officially released in summer 2023
The latest trailer for Final Fantasy 16 is finally here, and it’s full of gameplay and some of our favorite summons from Final Fantasy history (Eikons from FF16), including Phoenix, Titan, Garuda, Ramuh, Shiva, Otto Ding, Bahamut and Ifrit.
Final Fantasy 16’s protagonist, Clive Rosfield, also appears in this “Dominance” trailer, which shows how he and his team will take on the many enemies who will undoubtedly hinder you in the game’s story.
It also revealed that Final Fantasy 16 will release on PS5 in summer 2023. The game is currently playable from start to finish, and the team is using all of that time to perfect the game as much as possible.
Resident Evil 4 Remake officially announced
Resident Evil 4 Remake is officially out and will be released on March 24, 2023. Capcom is looking to reimagine “the game’s storyline while maintaining the essence of its direction, modernizing the graphics and updating the controls to modern standards.”
PSVR2 owners will also be able to expect some type of VR content, but no further details were provided.
Resident Evil Village is getting VR therapy
Resident Evil Village will soon allow players to access its world in a whole new way, as it will for PlayStation VR 2.Yes, this will be the full event, which means you have to experience [redacted] in virtual reality.
VR will also let players defend by actually raising their arms and using a different weapon in each hand for more fighting opportunities.
Street Fighter 6’s first gameplay trailer revealed alongside 2023 release window
Street Fighter 6 is coming to PlayStation 4 and PlayStation in 2023. While this might be a bit of a wait for some, Capcom has given fans an expanded look at the gameplay of the latest entry in the legendary fighting franchise.
The Walking Dead: Saints and Sinners Chapter 2: Retribution Announced for PlayStation VR2
Get ready to face off against the undead when The Walking Dead: Saints & Sinners Chapter 2: Retribution is coming to PSVR2.
Horizon Call of the Mountain lets you experience the horizon in a whole new way
The latest State of Play gives us an inside look at the gameplay of Horizon Call of the Mountain, which is only available for PSVR2.
In this new story set in the world of the previous two games, players will become a former Shadow Karga warrior named Ryas who hopes to redeem himself by “investigating a serious new threat to the Sundom. He is skilled at climbing and archery. (which is great for VR) and will have to do things like scale “dangerous mountains” and “tear down powerful machines like Thunderjaw”.
Although players won’t see the world through Aloy’s eyes, they will encounter them along with other familiar and new faces along the way.
This could also be a great showcase for PSVR2, as in addition to the story mode, there will also be a river ride mode that will allow players to enjoy beautiful scenery along…well… rivers. However, that doesn’t mean there won’t be some “uninvited machines” trying to get on board.
Horizon Forbidden West gets major update including New Game+
The new major update for Horizon Forbidden West will add Performance Mode, Transmog, way to reset skills, Ultra Hard difficulty, New Game+, New Game+ Trophies, and more. The update will also add a new herbalist vendor and improve temporal antialiasing.
Oh it’s out now!
Callisto Protocol’s gameplay trailer confirms December 2022 release date
Callisto Protocol’s new gameplay trailer not only shows off its terrifying world, but it also confirms that the game will be released on December 2, 2022.
Stray gets release date while announcing it’s free for PS+ Premium and Deluxe members
Stray, the highly anticipated game starring the adorbale cat, will be released on July 19, 2022. Additionally, subscriptions to the new Extra and Premium tiers of the new PlayStation Plus will be free.
Marvel’s Spider-Man Remake Coming to PC This August
While fans may have to wait a little longer to play Insomniac Games’ Marvel’s Spider-Man 2, a new version of Spider-Man Remake is coming to PC on August 12, 2022, to help address that wait.
No Man’s Sky will fly to PlayStation VR2
No Man’s Sky surprises continue as Hello Games confirms it will be making a PlayStation VR2 version.