PS4 State Of Play: All The Big Announcements And Games

Sony’s first Nintendo Direct-style State of Play presentation has ended, and it’s given us a look at a number of games on the way to PS4 this year. The broadcast kicked off with the reveal of a new Iron Man VR game, but that was hardly the only announcement; we also learned about a No Man’s Sky VR update and got to see new trailers for Days Gone and Mortal Kombat 11, among other titles.

If you missed out on the presentation, we’ve rounded up all of the biggest news and announcements from it below. You can also watch a replay of the stream here.

Marvel’s Iron Man VR

Sony started off its State of Play presentation by unveiling Marvel’s Iron Man VR. Developed by Camouflaj in conjunction with Worldwide Studios and Marvel Games, the game puts players behind the visor of the Iron Avenger. No further details were shared beyond that, but Iron Man VR is slated to release for PS4 this year.

Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled

The remastered kart racing game Crash Team Racing Nitro Fueled launches on June 21, and we learned the PS4 version will include some exclusive content in the form of blocky, PS1-style character skins for Crash, Coco, and Cortex, along with a retro track and karts.

No Man’s Sky VR Update

Developer Hello Games is adding PSVR support to its sandbox space exploration game, No Man’s Sky, this summer as a free update. Rather than being a separate mode, however, players will be able to play through the entire game in VR. Additionally, the PS4 version of No Man’s Sky: Beyond will receive a physical release, and it’ll come with the base game, VR support, and every update through Beyond.

ReadySet Heroes

The isometric dungeon crawler ReadySet Heroes is coming to PS4 later this year. The game features four-player multiplayer and pits you against another team in a race through a monster-filled dungeon. Reach the end of the dungeon and you’ll face off in a winner-takes-all showdown.

Five Nights At Freddy’s VR

Arriving on PSVR (as well as HTC Vive, Oculus, and Steam) next month, Five Nights At Freddy’s VR: Help Wanted is a new VR take on the fan-favorite horror series, featuring remastered levels from the original games along with «all-new nightmares.»

Concrete Genie

Sony revealed the PS4-exclusive action adventure game Concrete Genie is arriving this fall. Additionally, the company shared a new trailer that sheds more light on the game’s story.

Days Gone

Sony’s zombie survival game Days Gone has been a long time coming, but it finally arrives on PS4 on April 26. Ahead of its release, Sony has shared a new trailer that sets the stage for the game’s story.

Mortal Kombat 11

Sony capped off the State of Play presentation with a new trailer for Mortal Kombat 11, confirming three more returning fighters in the process: Lui Kang, Kung Lao, and Jax. The video showcases the modern-day characters coming face-to-face with their younger selves from the past.

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