On the evening of February 25, 2021, the State of Play the latest edition of the Sony livestream event will take place. Having recently been with Days Gone the porting of a PlayStation exclusive for the home computer was announced, there were again numerous announcements and trailers that are relevant for PC gamers at State of Play.
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Developer: Sloclap | Genre: Action | Release: 2021 | Platforms: PC, PS5, PS4
Anyone who likes martial arts films should definitely keep an eye on Sifu, because the first gameplay scenes that one brutal fight in a rundown hallway show could also come straight from the action film The Raid.
The new game from Sloclap, the makers of the fighting game Absolver, turns you into a kung fu fighter who wants to take revenge on the murderers of his family. Should you bite the grass once, a magical amulet will bring you back to life. However, this has a price, because with each death the protagonist ages many years.
There is no exact release date yet, but Sifu will appear exclusively in the Epic Games Store this fall.
Sifu – The Absolver-Makers Kung Fu game is a fight against time
Developer: Heart Machine | Genre: Action | Release: 2021 | Platforms: PC, PS5, PS4
After the Heart Machine studio still opted for a top-down pixel look with Hyper Light Drifter, their latest game Solar Ash will appear in 3D. In the title, which was announced for the first time in 2019, you play a so-called »idler« who has to protect her home planet from engulfed in a black hole to become.
In a playful way, Solar Ash should become a platformer, in which everything should revolve around fast and fluid movement. In addition, the protagonist has numerous skills with which she can move fluently through the huge game world. In the new trailer, the developers explain to you what these are.
Solar Ash is due later this year exklusiv im Epic Games Store to be published.
Solar Ash: Journey into a Black Hole in the new gameplay trailer
Kena: Bridge of Spirits
Developer: Ember Lab | Genre: Action-Adventure | Release: 24. August 2021 | Platforms:PC, PS5, PS4
The action adventure Kena: Bridge of Spirits, the reminiscent of Pixar films with its beautiful graphics, finally got a release date. The game starts on August 24th – but only on PS4 and PS5 for the time being. A release for the PC should follow.
The new trailer also shows new gameplay scenes in which Kena climbs, explores and of course fights again:
Kena: Bridge of Spirits – New gameplay trailer from the State of Play reveals release
Developer: Arkane Studios | Genre: Shooter | Release: 21. May 2021 | Platforms: PC, PS5
The upcoming shooter from the Dishonored makers, Deathloop, has also got a new trailer. Two assassins are caught in a time warp and go through the same day over and over again. The goal is to take out eight targetsin order to get new information about the mysterious circumstances.
Deathloop is due to be released on May 21, 2021 for the PS5, there is no date for the PC version yet.
Deathloop – State of Play gameplay trailer gets you in the mood for the action
Developer: Oddworld Inhabitants | Genre: Action-Adventure | Release: 6. April 2021 | Platforms: PC, PS5, PS4
The friendly antihero Abe returns in Oddworld: Soulstorm to once again save his alien tribe, the Mudokons, from to be processed into literal minced meat – because Soulstorm takes place in a huge meat factory.
In the platformer, you usually have to be careful because Abe cannot fight himself. However, he can use skills such as well-known mind control to secure an advantage against heavily armed enemies.
Oddworld: Soulstorm will be released on April 6, 2021 for PC, PS4 and PS5.
Oddworld: Soulstorm – New trailer reveals release date for the 2,9D adventure
Five Night’s at Freddy’s: Security Breach
Developer: Steel Wool Studios | Genre: Action-Adventure | Release: 2021 | Platforms: PC, PS5, PS4
Last but not least, there is a new part of the hugely successful horror series Five Nights at Freddy’s. But instead of just sitting in a small room in a pizzeria, players in Security Breach can now have one huge and futuristic mega pizza complex explore.
Five Night’s at Freddy’s: Security Breach should appear for PC and consoles in 2021, but an exact release period is not yet known.
Five Nights at Freddy’s is back with Security Breach and first gameplay
Our colleagues at GamePro give you an overview of all other games that for Playstation 5 and 4 were presented, but not for the PC appear.
What was your favorite of the recent State of Play? Let us know in the comments!