The newest PlayStation State of Play has formally come to a detailed, however not earlier than revealing a handful of brand-new video games and a few deeper appears to be like at a couple of beforehand introduced titles. With a number of of those video games and updates headed our means later this yr, we can’t have to attend an excessive amount of longer to strive them out ourselves. Till then, here is a take a look at the most important bulletins from the March 2022 State of Play.


Exoprimal is a brand-new IP from Capcom that pits mecha-wearing warriors up towards waves of–wait for it–dinosaurs. Within the fast-paced motion sport, you and your staff of “exopilots” get the prospect to select from one in all 5 exosuits–each outfitted with totally different abilities–and work collectively to guard the town from large floods of vicious raptors and terrifying Tyrannosauruses. Whereas it won’t be Dino Disaster, it appears to be like like the right sport for anybody seeking to have some Jurassic-sized enjoyable with pals. Exoprimal is headed to PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 in 2023.

Ghostwire: Tokyo

Ghostwire: Tokyo is sort of right here and this new trailer offers us essentially the most full take a look at the upcoming title but. Developed by Tango Gameworks with a staff being led by Shinji Mikami–the creator of Resident Evil and The Evil Inside–Ghostwire: Tokyo is a decidedly extra action-oriented sport for the Japanese studio. Nonetheless, the sport remains to be firmly rooted in each horror and supernatural parts, as you play the function of a possessed younger man who should defend himself towards varied yokai and different demonic spirits. Ghostwire: Tokyo launches on March 25 for PlayStation 5 and PC, and preorders are now available from numerous online retailers.


Each Forspoken trailer we get does a fantastic job of displaying off simply how bold Luminous Productions’ upcoming sport seems to be and the one shared on the newest State of Play isn’t any exception. In it, we see Frey tackle quite a lot of enemies, together with a flaming skeleton monster, an enormous lion, and, final however not least, a fire-breathing dragon. We additionally noticed a glimpse of how briskly and fluid traversing the world of Forspoken looks–especially on Frey’s enchanted “surfboard.” Forspoken is scheduled to launch on PS5 and PC on October 11 after being delayed from its May date only a few days in the past.

Returnal: Ascension

Whereas Returnal won’t be a brand new sport, its latest replace may simply make it really feel like one. Returnal: Ascension is the title of the newest enlargement to grace the 2021 roguelike, and with it comes an entire new component of problem and cooperation. The brand new replace provides each marketing campaign co-op and a brand new survival mode known as “The Tower of Sisyphus.” Ascension is scheduled to launch on March 23 and can be free for all gamers.

JoJo’s Weird All Star Battle R

For those who simply cannot get sufficient anime and/or combating video games, boy oh boy do we now have some nice information for you. The colourful forged of JoJo’s Weird Journey is coming to consoles and PC later this yr with JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure All Star Battle R. A remaster of the 2013 PS3 sport by almost the identical title, All Star Battle R options 50 characters from the long-running collection and boasts vast arenas for large-scale motion. The sport is scheduled to launch Fall 2022 on PS5, PS4, Xbox Sequence X|S, Swap, and Steam.

The Diofield Chronicle

Sq. Enix is again at it once more, bringing us yet one more techniques sport with the all-new IP The Diofield Chronicle. That includes warring nations and a mixture of anime-style 3D fashions and more-realistic environments, the upcoming sport appears to be like an entire lot like a religious successor to Ultimate Fantasy Techniques. The Diofield Chronicle will launch on each PS4 and PS5 in 2022, in addition to Xbox One, Xbox Sequence X|S, Nintendo Swap, and PC.

Valkyrie Elysium

The following entry within the Valkyrie collection is lastly right here with Valkyrie Elysium. Developed by Sq. Enix, Valkyrie Elysium provides an uncommon tackle Norse mythology whereby your character, Valkyrie, should thrust back finish of the world with fast-action melee fight and devastating magic. Based mostly on the trailer, it appears to be like like we will count on a fight system just like Satan Might Cry from the upcoming title–combos and all. Nonetheless, it seems you’ll nonetheless be capable of recruit warriors, or Einherjar, to help you in battle. Valkyrie Elysium is ready to launch on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, and PC in 2022.

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