Last week, PlayStation revealed that the last State of Play of the year would be taking place today. It was comprised of over 20 minutes of new games, release dates, official announcements that were known ahead of time due to leaks and a tease of a trailer which will be revealed during The Game Awards this Thursday. The State of Play started with a trailer for Untitled Goose Game which will be making its way to the PlayStation 4 very soon on December 17. Heading into 2020, Spellbreak is a new battle royale experience that looks like it’s taking cues from Avatar: The Last Airbender and The Legend of Korra in that players will fight with control of natural elements. A closed beta for the game is coming Spring 2020.
Next, Dreams from Media Molecule got an official release date of February 14, 2020. The game has been in early access since Spring. Superliminal is a physics-based puzzle-platformer that has perspective play an important role in solving its puzzles. Paper Beast is a new PlayStation VR title where players can “explore a living and dynamic VR ecosystem”. Players can manipulate the animals that are inhabiting the ecosystem and play with terrain and fluids in order to “unravel the deepening mysteries of Paper Beast“. The game will be available in Q1 2020.
Kingdom Hearts III Re Mind‘s trailer was leaked recently. It is DLC for Kingdom Hearts III and will be available on January 23, 2020. Pre-orders are available now and the trailer highlighted two versions that are available to purchase. Kingdom Hearts III Re Mind is $29.99 and it comes with the additional story, limitcut episode and 13 boss battles, secret episode and boss battle, data greeting feature, slideshow feature, premium menu, and diverse difficulty settings and gameplay challenges. Kingdom Hearts III Re Mind + Concert Video (19 tracks) is $39.99 and it comes with the main story update, new abilities, two new keyblades plus new formchanges added.
Predator: Hunting Grounds will be released on April 24, 2020. The release date trailer also gave a first look at three classes of Predator that players can choose from. Hunter is a versatile hunting style with balanced weapon choice, Berserker is more of a tank with savage power and extra health, and Scout will have increased speed and ultimate stamina. A first look at gameplay was given on the next PlatinumGames title, Babylon’s Fall. More details will be revealed in Summer 2020.
Like the Kingdom Hearts III DLC was leaked, Resident Evil 3 was leaked as well. It is a remake of Resident Evil 3: Nemesis like the Resident Evil 2 remake that was released earlier this year. The game will be paired together with Resident Evil: Resistance, the new multiplayer title that was revealed in September. Resident Evil 3 will be released on April 3, 2020, for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. Then, Ken Kutaragi shared a special message for the 25th anniversary of PlayStation. Lastly, a tease of the next trailer for Ghost of Tsushima was shared. The full trailer will be revealed on Thursday, December 12 on The Game Awards.