It’s actually onerous to maintain up with all of the information that comes out every week, even for an internet site that prides itself on attempting to cowl each piece of PlayStation information that’s launched. With that in thoughts, we’ve determined to assist everybody out with a little bit recap of the massive information from this week, together with some information that we didn’t get round to cowl however that you just is likely to be concerned about realizing. Here is the weekly rewind.

Overwatch 2 Will Reduce Team Structure to 5v5 From 6v6

While the crew at Blizzard have detailed lots of the added PvE elements that Overwatch 2 will carry to the desk, they’ve been comparatively quiet in regards to the PvP facet of the sport. A brand new prolonged PvP-centered stay stream delivered to gentle lots of new components that Blizzard is engaged on for the aggressive features of Overwatch 2. The largest of these modifications is a discount in crew composition, going from the present 6v6 right down to 5v5. They additionally confirmed off a brand new New York map, and detailed some of the opposite modifications and design ideas which are dictating their dev course of.

Lies of P is a Dark Retelling of Pinocchio, a New Souls-Like Game Set in Pre-War Europe

Neowiz and Round 8 Studios have launched an announcement trailer for its new Souls-like recreation, titled Lies of P. The recreation is deliberate to launch for the PlayStation 5, in addition to PC, Google Stadia, and Xbox Series X in 2023. It will focus on a darkish re-telling of the traditional Pinocchio, set in a fictional world throughout the Belle Epoque period.

Deep Silver Working On New TimeSplitters Game With Studio Formed By Original Creators

Deep Silver reformed the studio behind the TimeSplitters franchise, Free Radical Design, and they are going to be engaged on a brand new TimeSplitters recreation. The studio will likely be head by its unique founders, Steve Ellis and David Doak. While the brand new recreation is just not but in improvement, Ellis confirms that there’s “a plan for the next TimeSplitters game” within the works.

Outriders Set to Become Square Enix’s ‘Next Major Franchise’ Surpasses 3.5m Players Within a Month

Square Enix has introduced that its People Can Fly-developed recreation, Outriders, surpassed 3.5 million distinctive gamers in its first month in the marketplace. The sci-fi RPG shooter, which launched on April 1st, is on observe to develop into the writer’s “next major franchise.”

Take-Two Will Release Four ‘Immersive Core Experiences’ in Fiscal 2022, New Gearbox Franchise Incoming

Take-Two Interactive has mentioned that it plans to launch 4 “immersive core experiences” from “proven and new franchises” in fiscal 2022, which ends on March 31st, 2022.

Uncharted Creator Amy Hennig Working on AAA Single-Player Action-Adventure Game

Uncharted creator, Amy Hennig, and her canceled Star Wars project colleague, Todd Stashwick, are working with a “core team of industry veterans” on a brand new motion-journey recreation.


Reviews lined this week:

Shin Megami Tensei III Nocturne HD Remaster Review – Change the World (PS4)

Hood: Outlaws and Legends Review – Eat the Rich (PS5)

The Colonists Review – When Robots Become Sentient (PS4)

Death Crown Review – Simple Color Scheme, Simple Gameplay (PS4)


Now of course, we aren’t good by any means, so listed here are a number of tales we didn’t cowl which may curiosity you.

Akiba’s Trip Hellbound and Debriefed Coming to North America on July 20 for PS4, PC, and Switch.

Reina & Jericho Time Travels introduced, a metroidvania recreation following lady’s journey to avoid wasting her love.

Former Epic and Blizzard Veterans Join Forces to Create Lightforge Games

Super Bomberman R Online, with free on-line Battle 64, Coming May 27


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