Subnautica: Below Zero will arrive on PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 on May 14 and new gameplay from the sequel was revealed throughout the newest State of Play event. The title can even be launched on the identical day because the PS5 model of the unique underwater exploration and survival title Subnautica.

Blue Zero is the sequel to Subnautica, set two years after the occasions of that first sport. Players will return to an arctic region of Planet 4546B in a bid to uncover the reality behind the incident involving their sister. Who have been the aliens who inhabited the planet earlier than and why have been they there? Alterra left the planet in a rush, abandoning analysis stations and leaving lots of issues behind that reveal the reality behind these occasions, however not all people left the planet of their wake.

There are harsh environments to be explored, together with Twisty Bridges, the Crystal Caverns, the Glacial Basin, and even erupting Thermal Vents. Throughout there’s proof to seek out and new creatures to find, such because the Titan Holefish, the Shadow Leviathan, and Pengwings. Not all of those are pleasant and the temperatures will be extremely icy; the one technique to survive is to construct a shelter, scavenge for assets, and craft the tools wanted to realize these targets.

The PlayStation 5 DualSense controller options can even be used all through Below Zero. The controller’s visible and audio haptic suggestions will give cues “linked to key game moments,” in addition to when gamers are utilizing the sport’s instruments and automobiles. Those gamers who select to purchase the sport on PS4 gained’t be capable of expertise this initially however they’ll at all times make use of the free improve path to seize a duplicate of the PS5 sport at a later date.

Subnautica: Below Zero launches on May 14, the identical day the PS5 model of Subnautica launches. Those who’ve began the latter sport on PS4 will be capable of switch their save recordsdata to their PS5 so long as they nonetheless have each consoles. The catch is they’ll solely be used on the PS4 model of the sport by means of backwards compatibility as a result of formatting. Those desirous to play the PS5 model of the sport might want to begin a brand new save file. The excellent news is that PS4 gamers will be capable of improve to the PS5 model without spending a dime.

[Source: PlayStation Blog, Twitter]