During Gamescom Opening Night Live, Volition and Deep Silver revealed the newest installment in the Saints Row franchise with a cinematic trailer. The new sport reboots the franchise with new protagonists and a model new location, however it left a little bit of a bitter style in some followers mouths. The newest gameplay trailer, nonetheless, appears to have relaxed a few of these worries, because it welcomes gamers to the fictional desert metropolis of Santa Ileso whereas the group explains their imaginative and prescient for the title. They additionally introduced a retail-only Saints Row Notorious Edition.

“Welcome to Santa Ileso” is launched by Bryce Charles who might be voicing the sport’s default boss. After explaining why they determined to reboot the franchise as an alternative of making a sequel, Volition then exhibits off extra of the metropolis of Santo Ileso with its “Keep It Strange” ethos. We then meet the 4 Saints—the Boss, Eli, Nina and Kevin—as they attempt to construct their very own legal empire and take down the rival legal gangs seeking to cease the Saints from taking on the metropolis. Finally, the group explains what they’re making an attempt to realize with the reboot. Take a glance:

Saints Row might be accessible in three completely different variations, each bodily and digitally. While preorders aren’t open but, the group has revealed the first of these variations. The Notorious Edition will solely be accessible at retail and can come an enlargement go that can embody three DLC episodes, none of which have been detailed presently. The Notorious Edition additionally comes with the following content material:

  • The full Saints Row sport
  • The Idols Anarchy Pack, which accommodates a digitized Idols DJ helmet, a pretty-but-brutal Idols Twinkle bat and a neon illuminated Scrambler bike
  • The Saints Criminal Customs pack, which is a digital pack for pre-orders of bodily product and accommodates The Saints Custom Convertible automobile and The Saints Custom Stab Jacket
  • The Los Panteros American Muscle Bundle – that includes the Los Panteros ‘El Lanzador’ Heavy Weapon pores and skin and Custom ‘Fury’ Motorcycle
  • The Expansion go to increase gameplay over three further episodes, in addition to Saints Row: The Third Remastered.

So far the reboot has divided followers, however Volition is sticking to their weapons and has declared they’re “not backing down on this game.” Their new imaginative and prescient of Saints Row releases on February 25, 2022 for PS4 and PS5.

[Source: Deep Silver]