Ghost of Tsushima Director’s Cut — outed by an ESRB ranking earlier this week — will launch Aug. 20 on PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 4, developer Sucker Punch Productions announced Thursday. The re-release will add a brand new space and gameplay chapter to the open-world journey, in addition to a number of PlayStation 5-exclusive options.

Iki Island is the sport’s new area. Ghost of Tsushima is predicated on occasions from Japan’s feudal interval greater than 700 years in the past, and neighboring Iki Island, just like the island of Tsushima, was invaded by the Mongols. Jin Sakai, the protagonist, will journey to Iki to analyze, and as a substitute will get “caught up in events with deeply personal stakes that will force him to relive some traumatic moments from his past,” according to Sucker Punch.

Ghost of Tsushima Director’s Cut shall be accessible as a stand-alone title for $69.99 on PS5 and $59.99 on PS4, however it can even have lower-priced improve choices for those that already personal the sport, which launched July 17, 2020 on PS4. Owners of the PS4 model could improve to the Director’s Cut for $19.99 on PS4, or to the PS5 model for $29.99. Those who purchase the Director’s Cut on PS4 at full value can later improve that to the PS5 model for $9.99.

PlayStation 5 house owners thus far have performed Ghost of Tsushima as a backward-compatible recreation that runs at 60 frames per second (in 1800p decision) on the beefed-up {hardware}. The PS5 model of Ghost of Tsushima Director’s Cut will help the DualSense controller’s adaptive triggers and superior haptic suggestions. Sucker Punch stated the PS5 model of Director’s Cut may also provide “drastically improved load times, 4K resolution options, and frame rates targeting 60 fps.”

Save recordsdata from Ghost of Tsushima on PS4 are additionally transferable to Ghost of Tsushima Director’s Cut, for both PS4 or PS5. This is essential, as a result of the Iki Island chapter is obtainable starting with Act 2 of the principle recreation’s story. Ghost of Tsushima Director’s Cut may also be accompanied by a free replace, accessible for the unique PS4 model, that may embrace photograph mode enhancements, controller remapping choices, and the power to lock onto targets throughout fight. The free replace may also function “an all-new mode,” which Sucker Punch will describe extra totally at a later date.

“And for the person who tweets at us all the time asking for an option to hide your quiver during gameplay: yes, we’ll be adding that, too,” the studio famous.