No trailers, no fluff, just a list of everything announced and confirmed at the PlayStation Experience Keynote in Anaheim.
It was packed keynote, no doubt helped by the absence of any significant news at this year’s Gamescom. The headline acts are The Last of Us Part 2 and Uncharted 4: The Lost Legacy but there were also impressive showings for Ni No Kuni 2: Revenant Kingdom, and Resident Evil VII.
It was also nice to see PlayStation embrace and package up its history, with classic games like Wipeout, Crash Bandicoot and PaRappa the Rapper all getting PS4 remasters. In fact, the only real grumble we have about the keynote was a rather slim PlayStation VR line-up.
PlayStation Experience announcements:
- Absolver – multiplayer combat focused RPG published by Devolver Digital
- Ace Combat 7 – takes to the skies again with a new sequel coming to PlayStation 4
- Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy – Crash remastered and coming to PlayStation 4 next year
- Danganronpa V3: Killing Harmony – Western release confirmed
- Destiny – Sparrow racing returns in December update
- Dreadnaught – coming to PlayStation 4 next year
- Gravity Rush 2 – New DLC included Raven as a playable character
- Horizon: Zero Dawn – a spiffing a new trailer released
- Knack 2 – the sequel we all, erm, wanted is confirmed
- Lara Croft Go – Square Enix’s smart mobile game comes to PlayStation 4
- Let It Die – Suda 51 and Grasssshoper Manufacture’s game is free on PlayStation 4, right now
- Marvel vs. Capcom Infinite – leaked and now official
- MLB The Show 17 – Ken Griffey, Jr. is on cover, game features a new arcade mode
- Nex Machina – a new arcade action game from Housemarque and Eugene Javitz
- Nier: Automata – PlayStation 4 release date confirmed for 7 March, 2017
- Ni No Kuni 2: Revenant Kingdom – a new, beautiful, trailer
- PaRappa, LocoRoco and Patapon – remasters announced for PlayStation 4 with native 4K for PS4 Pro
- Resident Evil 7 – playable demo updated and out now for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation VR
- Starblood Arena – new PlayStation VR game from Sony San Diego
- Street Fighter 5 – Akuma will be added to the playable roster on 20 December, 2016
- The Last of Us Part 2 – Announcement trailer. Ellie plays a guitar, tipped to be lead character
- Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 – now back on the PlayStation Store
- Uncharted 4: The Lost Legacy – new DLC chapter starring Chloe Frazier and Nadine Ross
- Windjammers – classic Neo-Geo title confirmed for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita release
- Wipeout – remastered collection confirmed for PlayStation 4
- Yakuza 6 and Yakuza Kiwam – confirmed for PlayStation 4 release in the West
- Ys Origins – coming to PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita 21 February, 2017
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