The PlayStation E3 2018 Showcase was an interesting event, there were two live stage performances and also a venue change (the first venue was crafted to look like the opening scene of the Last of Us 2 demo), but the one thing that stood out to us as viewers and fans, is the presentation was much smaller in scope than Sony’s past showcases.
The Last of Us Part II
Watch the gameplay reveal trailer for The Last of Us Part II from E3 2018.
Ghost of Tsushima
In 1274, the fearsome Mongol Empire invades the Japanese island of Tsushima and slaughters its legendary samurai defenders. Jin Sakai is one of the last survivors of a noble samurai clan. To combat his overwhelming foes, he must pioneer deadly new fighting techniques–the way of The Ghost–and wage an unconventional war for the people of Japan.
From legendary game creator Hideo Kojima comes an all-new, genre-defining experience for the PlayStation(R)4. Besieged by death’s tide at every turn, Sam Bridges must brave a world utterly transformed by the Death Stranding. Carrying the stranded remnants of the future in his hands, Sam embarks on a journey to reunite the shattered world one step at a time. What is the mystery of the Death Stranding? What will Sam discover on the road ahead? A genre-defining gameplay experience holds these answers and more.
Call of Duty: Black Ops III
Relive four remastered fan-favorite Black Ops multiplayer maps (Jungle, Summit, Slums, and Firing Range) today in Call of Duty®: Black Ops 3, when you pre-order Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4 from PlayStation Store.
Control: You are Jesse Faden, a young woman with a troubled past. You become the new Director of the Bureau of Control – Our frontline in researching and fighting against supernatural enemies like the Hiss threatening our very existence.
You’ll uncover the secret activities of the Bureau agents and explore the strange and shifting halls of the Bureau’s headquarters, The Oldest House. Unlock new abilities with Objects of Power and upgrade your Service Weapon to take on bigger and more powerful enemies. Venture into lost sectors in the challenging Expeditions mode. Solve puzzles and complete quests to discover the secret of Jesse’s past and the true purpose of the Bureau of Control. Above all, you must defeat the relentless Hiss.
Yakuza Kiwami 2
One of the most beloved storylines in the Yakuza franchise’s history has returned in full HD in the Dragon Engine for PlayStation®4. Yakuza Kiwami 2 features the return of mini-games like Cabaret, a revamped clan creator and the original arcade release of Virtual-On™, Kazuma Kiryu will have plenty of leisure activities when he isn’t taking on his fierce rival, the Dragon of Kansai, Ryuji Goda.
Marvel’s Spider-Man features your favorite web-slinger in a story unlike any before it. Now a seasoned Super Hero, Peter Parker has been busy keeping crime off the streets as Spider-Man. Just as he’s ready to focus on life as Peter, a new villain threatens New York City. Faced with overwhelming odds and higher stakes, Spider-Man must rise up and be greater.
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