Welcome to a special edition of LEVEL UP. This week Sony announced the details for the PlayStation 4 (see announcement here). Not missing a beat, Sony and PlayStation unveiled a slew of new games complete with trailers. Sadly, full details are sketchy but some of the new games have websites as well as Facebook pages. Mania has collected the first round of trailers here for you. What grabs you Maniacs? Will you be upgrading or holding out (well for a while anyway).
Unreal Engine 4 Playstation 4 Elements Demo
Epic Games, Inc. revealed a new version of its "Elemental" real-time demonstration, the premier showcase for the studio's breakthrough Unreal Engine 4 game engine technology, running on the PlayStation 4 computer entertainment system. These were revealed at the PlayStation Meeting 2013.
In Watch Dogs, players will experience the realities of living in our fully connected society. Here individuals and corporations are at risk of exposure by our ever-increasing reliance on networks and technology.
411 on Watch Dogs
Developer: Ubisoft Montreal
Check out the trailer for “Deep Down” (that is the working title), a new game for the PS4.
Killzone Shadow Trailer
“Set thirty years after the events of the Killzone trilogy, the world of Killzone Shadow Fall is a very different place. Forced together by circumstance, the two rival factions of the Helghast and the Vektans live side by side in a futuristic city, divided by a vast wall.
Tensions are high, and a war can spark at any moment. In the midst of this all stands a Shadow Marshall, the most special of the special forces, tasked with maintaining the delicate balance”.
Knack Announce Trailer
“Mankind must turn to an unlikely hero named Knack to protect them from a dangerous new threat. Thanks to the power of mysterious ancient relics, Knack can transform into a gigantic fighting machine with immense power and strength. From Mark Cerny, one of the greatest minds in video games today, Knack is a fun-filled adventure that invites players to wield fantastic powers and discover a unique and vibrant world, available exclusively for PS4”.
(c) 2013 Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. KNACK is a trademark of Sony Computer Entertainment America LLC.
DriveClub Announce Trailer
“Driveclub is a next generation, socially connected racing game that captures the heart and soul of car culture and the passion it creates. Driveclub is a game to play in real clubs. It's about friendships and rivalries and team-based racing, together in the world's best supercars on the world's most breath-taking roads - all rendered in cutting edge next generation graphics”.
nFAMOUS: Second Son
“Surrounded by a society that fears them, superhumans are ruthlessly hunted down and caged by the Department of Unified Protection. When Delsin Rowe discovers his powers he's forced to run, searching for other superhumans in order to save those he loves from the oppressive D.U.P. now hot on his tail. The choices he makes along the way change the future of everyone around him”.
“In The Witness, you explore an abandoned island and solve the puzzles you find there. What is this mysterious place? What happened here in the past? What is happening now?”