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The Biggest Announcements From the February 2021 State of Play


Today’s State of Play event gave PlayStation fans a firsthand look at what the future of Sony’s consoles both have in store. Catch up on the highlights with our recap post – no multi-page clickthrough required.

Final Fantasy VII Remake Intergrade

Square Enix’s Final Fantasy VII Remake Intergrade takes the JRPG classic (you can read our review here) and adds a brand new episode that features Yuffie as the main character. A number of gameplay additions, such as improved graphics and textures, have also been added. This title will come out for the PlayStation 5 on June 10, 2021.

Deathloop

Bethesda Softworks and Arkane Lyon’s Deathloop got a new trailer today set to the new original song Déjà Vu. Players will be able to take down Ramblin’ Frank Spicer and his crew when the game comes out for the PlayStation 5 and PC on May 21, 2021.

Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time

The team at Toys for Bob shared some insights about the upcoming PlayStation 5 release of Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time. The title will feature 3D audio and will shoot for a 4K resolution at 60 frames per second.

The PlayStation 5 version of the game will launch on March 12, 2021.

Returnal

The latest trailer for Housemarque Games’ Returnal took a look at its death mechanic and other features. Players will be able to experience this title for themselves when it comes out for the PlayStation 5 on April 30, 2021.

Knockout City

Velan Studios and Electronic Arts are bringing dodgeball antics to the masses with the release of Knockout City. Set to release on the PlayStation 4, players will be able to join the April 2 cross-play beta by going here.

Sifu

Designed by Sloclap (makers of Absolver), Sifu puts players in control of a young Kung-Fu student that sets out on his path of revenge. This third-person action game will launch for the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 in 2021.

Solar Ash

Heart Machine (creators of Hyper Light Drifter) and Annapurna Interactive are throwing players into a surreal, vivid and highly stylized world with the release of Solar Ash. Players will be able to save their home from the Ultravoid when it comes out for the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 in 2021.

Five Nights at Freddy’s: Security Breach

Steel Wool Studios released the first gameplay trailer for their upcoming title Five Nights at Freddy’s: Security Breach. The title will come out for the PlayStation 5 in 2021.

Oddworld: Soulstorm

Ahead of its spring release for the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5, players got a chance to see what they can come to expect with the upcoming release of Oddworld Inhabitants. The game will come out for the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 on April 6, 2021, and PlayStation Plus subscribers can grab it through PlayStation Plus in April.

Kena: Bridge of Spirits

Ember Lab’s Kena: Bridge of Spirits tasks players with finding and growing a team of charming spirit companions called the Rot. Along the way, one can enhance their abilities and create new ways to manipulate the environment. The title will launch for the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 on August 24, 2021.

Source: Press Releases, YouTube
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