The PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X are set to release this year, kicking off the next generation of consoles, and our first look at what the PS5 will be capable of came from a demonstration of Unreal Engine 5. But producing such highly detailed graphics will not come cheap, and could lead to an increase in the development cost of AAA games.
It's the start of a brand new month and whilst that actually means very little for those of us locked indoors still, it does mean that there's a wealth of new wildlife to enjoy, capture and sell on your Nintendo Switch in Animal Crossing: New Horizons.
This past week, thirteen new video games were announced to be showcased during the 2020 Brazilian Games Showcase in June. We have the complete list below along with all of the studios who will be taking part in the event, which will happen on June 24th, 2020. Some of the studios participating include Mad Mimic, Cafundo Creative Studio, VR Monkey, and more.
In a weird bit of clarification last week, PlayStation CEO Jim Ryan told GamesIndustry.biz that the company will be creating games that take full advantage of the PlayStation 5 hardware. "We are thinking that it is time to give the PlayStation community something new, something different, that can really only be enjoyed on PS5," were his exact words. I'm not if anyone thought the opposite would be true, but I suppose there is some precedent from the past of cross-generational titles.
Despite the delay from earlier this year, and rumours that developer Techland was experiencing troubles with its team, the game is still very much in development. In fact, according to Senior PR Manager Ola Sondej and Lead Game Designer Tymon Smektala, the title is headed towards the final stages of development.
Square Enix has released a new gameplay trailer for its upcoming game, Outriders. The title is developed by People Can Fly, the team behind games such as Gears of War: Judgement and Bulletstorm. Outriders combines the gameplay of third-person shooters with RPG elements and a detailed storyline. In the latest gameplay trailer, viewers can see a number of exciting aspects of the game, including the abilities of the Pyromancer character class, the game's gruesome alien enemies, the First City environment, and more. For those that are still on the fence about the upcoming title, the new trailer just might help win some new fans over!