"At the Sony Paris Games Week Event Sucker Punch announced their new PS4 exclusive Ghost of Tsushima. It’s a new Open world Samurai action game. Check out the trailer below."
Wow. Stunned. Cannot wait for this. A trailer that tells you everything...and nothing. Day 1.
This is unexpected to say the least but another great addition to the PlayStation library
Awesome. But kinda prefer if they chose to develop a sequel to Second Son's bad ending where possible Cole returns.
This game is going to be epic.
Why is PS so relevant in the eyes of gamers??? For surprises like these. One more exclusive IP, one!!!
Unexpected but well received. Western Studio developing an Eastern game. Very interested.
Gaming dreams coming true. Wanted an open world samurai/ninja game since I was a little kid.
Damn that looks good.
Looks good, I love anything to do with samurai and ninja. Tenchu was great years ag
Wow, Sucker Punch really wasn't twiddling their thumbs after Second Son. They've been quietly developing a potential next Great Open World game. Can't Wait. I hope there are tons of things to do in this world.
Instantly my most wanted game. I've been waiting for a game like this my whole life. Sony does so incredibly well producing exciting exclusives.
Wonder if that's going to be enough, even with God of War, The Last of Us Part II, Dreams, Detroit Become Human, Spider-Man and the rest, to hold a candle to that other console, with all the horsepower it has. I heard recently that exclusive games don't count and how much closer you can get to native 4K is where it's at...
@Master: You had to bring the console war into this. Everyone else was commenting how amazing the game looks (it does) and you went and did that. Leave that talk for other threads or at least when provoked.
@JBaby343 Welcome to N4G, everything is ammunition to fight an enemy that doesn't really exist.
Oh man this game is really gonna hit the spot! I was aching for a samurai game, looks feiggen awesome! This is why PlayStation never disappoints. Well done.
Damnit, this is awesome man i freaken love this what a time to be a gamer and the last part looked like Gameplay
Got some Tenchu vibes from that last bit.
Looks like its your blade and wits against the Mongols and maybe some pirate factions if this is indeed the historic Tsushima Island. Or maybe the pirate factions will be friendly to you.
@morgan Maybe they'll do it where you can either be friendly or unfriendly to different factions. would be in the vein of Infamous a bit.
@Rain, Definite possibility. Do xyz and you curry favor. Decide to raid them and there are other skills and items to be gathered that are wholly different than if you had entered into a friendlier relationship.
That would definitely be cool and would add another dimension to the game as well as giving an inFamous shout.
Samurais? Check. Sucker Punch? Double check. I'm on board, Sucker Punch is one of my favorite devs. Super hyped.
Finallyyyyyyyyy when that sucker punch logo popped up you already know how loud it got in this household.
A game like this I was thinking was from one of their Japanese studios, and if I had to guess, even the crowd was probably interested, but the reaction at the end was because of the Sucker Punch logo at the end. They're a good dev, and people that follow gaming know it. Couple SP with an interesting concept, a strong trailer, and a snippet of good looking game play brings more applause.
New IP from Sony. Good!
I don’t know what to think without gameplay, but I’m interested.
I'm all in with this one.
I wasn't expecting anything like this from SP. Can hardly wait to see more, and of course play it. Sony is building up their other developers besides ND and SSM to be absolutely amazing for the future.
totally enjoyed this showcase , looks so good... Day One-ish for me.. :)
Unexpected and it looks fantastic!
Mature games like these and last of us, become human, GOW, horizon, uncharted and etc is why I PERSONALLY choose ps4 over other systems like the switch. Even if switch games get high scores, just means it's good for young and casual audiences. Like Disney movies they get high scores and mass appeal but doesn't mean the movies are better than say pulp fiction, goodfellas, shawshank redemption and etc.
you'd be surprised at how often Disney movies have adults in mind with jokes, references, etc. BOTW and Mario didn't score highly because they are for younger or casual audiences, it's because they are great games. Just as a heads up, other systems can have great games besides the PS4. That doesn't mean the games you listed aren't fantastic, but just something that needs to be pointed out. I love both my Switch and my PS4. The sheer amount of content I have to play between the two is actually starting to become a problem.
When a game gets a good rating it has nothing to do with the audience. That's the dumbest thing I've ever heard.
You're most probably still a kid yourself if you seriously think Disney and Nintendo are only for kids.
What are you too mature to play a Zelda or a Mario game? They get high scores because they are fun to play. I can't believe this comment got so many agrees.
This is the stupidest comment I've read today
I'm step in on MVGen defense Nintendo games are not as good as the scores they are given. And I have nothing against Nintendo it's just Nintendo now makes games for little kids you guys can get mad down vote this if you want, but it's true. Back in Gamecube days and before that Nintendo made amazing games (etc. melee) but after wii everything got very kid friendly. And as far as the high scores go. I feel that they are comimg from just old gamers from the 80's era. Who now their own review websites. They get caught in the whole nostalgia and give the game close to or perfect score, simply because it allows them to relive their childhood. But if you look at Nintendo games like the new zelda and marrio without any favoritism and just take the game as it stands on it's own merits it's just not that great. Good but not perfect by a very long shot. Sorry Nintendo fans I mean no disrespect.
It's true, not much of a challenge when you're just rehashing the same characters and themes... storylines are not that difficult, but when you're making a sequel to the Last of Us, the margin of error is very thin.
@NiteX Your comment is the dumbest thing i've read on this site. You do realize critics are a part of the audience too, just that they represent a professional portion now? Also, there are these things called user scores... what, are those bogus now too? I highly doubt kids and casuals will take the time to log-on IGN, Metacritic and what-not to submit their opinion... I'm all for every individual listening to No.1, but you cannot deny the opinions of others because you feel games are better on your system.
@MVGeneral The games on Switch while appealing to younger audiences also appeal to adults. I started playing games in the 80's as a teenager and I consider myself a hardcore gamer who is loyal to the Playstation world but who still appreciates good games from other consoles. I still look forward to a new Zelda or Mario game from Nintendo and I am sure there are many more like me. These games do well because they are great games, not because they are aimed at younger or casual audiences. It is a pity there areen't more games like Bayonetta on the Nintendo console but Mario and Zelda make a good change from the likes of The Last of Us, Infamous or God of War on Playstation. Brings out the kid in me!
Very unexpected. It's a beautiful trailer. The subject matter + SP talent really has me excited.
Game looks better than anythong that has been on the horseshit xbox so far.
Perhaps this will be to SP as what Horizon is to GG..? I love Sony's willingness to let their devs branch out and make the games they want.
Ghost looks phenomenal. Nioh is super great, but it's nice to get a more cinematic take on feudal Japan and samurai battle every once in a while. Stoked.
It's an action game and its an open world game. Don't know if it will be as cinematic as other Sony franchises but focus on gameplay and freedom is what I would expect considering how the game was described.
As a final year cinematography student rest assured the footage that was shown was gushing with all the elements that a cinematography strives for.
Agreed. The cinematography shown here is pretty astounding. The tone and colour palette looks gorgeous as well.
I felt Horizon was pretty cinematic despite being open world. Infamous: SS had a pretty heavy cinematic feel despite being open world. I don't think the genre is as important as how they put in the cinematic. It's just that a lot of open world games don't bother with doing more cinematic cut-scenes.
such a nice surprise :)
Imagine how this game will look with HDR. I was thinking about that all the way through. It's packed with vivid and dark colors, precisely where HDR tends to be most impressive.
Yowzers....how correct you are. Didn't even consider that. Good thinking. I hope HDR makes the game.
Looks in game, amazing. No date likely means 2019 earliest
They have been at this game for several years already. Infamous Second Son came out in 2014. Don't think it will be 2019.
early 2019 is my bet, they already have GoW, Days Gone, Detroit, Shadow of Colossus and Spiderman confirmed for next year and I'm almost sure they'll empty the release slot anywhere near Red Dead 2, and they usually either empty the release slot on annual October FPS or put some DLC in there, perhaps for GoW/Days Gone. IMO it's either TLoU 2 holiday 2018 and Ghost early 2019 or TLoU 2 early 2019 and Ghost summer/holiday 2019 oh yeah they still have Death Stranding too don't they?
I think August 2018 is possible. That's just me, though.
They've been working on it for 3 1/2 years. It wouldn't be surprising if it releases next year.
next year is looking pretty packed at this point, and thats just with taking exclusives into account.
nah it's been 3.5 years in the making so the game is a 2018 release
I think it is already confirmed a 2018 title.
Ok this looks sick!
Cinematic usually do.
This is in game. And This is Sucker Punch. You should know Sucker Punch reputation.
Let those tears flow, xbox fanboy.
i thought by now the country where Waqar is living has been blocked. lol. clearly not. keep the fight alive, Younis. @shinrock, even if it's cinematic, the trailer was really impressive. i actually thought it was some demon/ufos/monster saying that monologue but it's chinese. so what it means is that it's going to have a nice story. not everything is about GRAPHIX though it looks amazing already and i'm sure that's in-game.
Damn, damn damn! Looks incredible!
I'm going to buy it but I would of rather had a follow up to infamous.
3 infamous games is enough for now. Time to spread to something new.
It ended on a cliff hanger and the series is still fresh.
You should move on, we all have.