PlayStation Experience 2017 kicked off on December 8 with a stream highlighting several of Sony‘s upcoming games that are set to launch in 2018. While there was little in the way of new game announcements, that doesn’t mean that Sony had nothing to reveal at the event.
Here’s a roundup of the most important news and trailers that were revealed during the PlayStation Experience 2017 stream.
MediEvil PS4 Remaster Announced
Sony announced that PlayStation 1 classic MediEvil is getting a remastered version on the PlayStation 4. Details are scarce, but Sony said that more details will be coming soon.
Wipeout Omega Collection Gets a PlayStation VR Mode
A PS VR mode will be added to Wipeout Omega Collection in early 2018, enabling players to race in VR through every track and mode. A new cockpit view with head tracking will also be added, as well as full 3D audio.
Monster Hunter World Gets a New Story Trailer
Monster Hunter World received a new trailer highlighting its story mode. In addition, Capcom revealed several new Mega Man themed collaborations for Monster Hunter World, which will hold an open beta on PS4 from December 9 to December 12.
God of War Length Detailed
Santa Monica Studios’ creative director Cory Barlog revealed in an interview on stage that development on God of War has entered the play testing phase, with the total gameplay time found to be between 25 and 35 hours. While there is no firm release date, God of War is expected to launch sometime in 2018.
New Donut County Trailer Revealed
Donut County, a physics adventure game where you control a hole in the ground, received a new trailer at PSX highlighting some of the more creative ways you can use a hole in the ground to solve puzzles.
Jupiter & Mars Announced
Jupiter & Mars, an underwater adventure game, was announced for PS4 and PS VR during the show. The player will control a dolphin with enhanced echolocation powers named Jupiter, as well as her partner Mars, to solve puzzles and protect marine life from the remnants of manmade machinery around the world.
The Last Guardian VR Experience Launches Next Week
A virtual reality experience that will enable players to interact with The Last Guardian’s Trico will release on December 12 for free on the PlayStation Store. The experience will last 15-20 minutes, and does require owning The Last Guardian to play.
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