During the 6 August State of Play, Sony showcased a handful of games coming to the PlayStation platforms. The live stream was not an update on the PlayStation 5 console release date and pricing. Instead, the company showcased some brand new PS4 and PS5 games and updated fans on some current titles which were announced during the June reveal.
Here’s everything Sony announced during the August State of Play
Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time Gameplay Update
Get an in-depth look at the first new game in over a decade, Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time! Learn about new gameplay mechanics, new playable characters, and awesome new ways to play in Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time. Available October 2, 2020.
Hitman III Fully Playable in VR Mode
Play the entire World of Assassination trilogy in VR when HITMAN 3 launches in January 2021.
Braid Anniversary Edition Announced
The Pathless Gameplay Showcase on PS5
From the creators of ABZÛ, The Pathless is a mythic adventure game about an archer and an eagle in a vast forest. Coming soon to PS5.
Spelunky 2 Gets a Release Date
At last, the adventure is about to begin! Get ready to go the Moon and meet the next generation of cave explorers – Spelunky 2 is coming to PS4 on September 15, 2020.
Genshin Impact Gameplay Trailer
In the distant continent of Teyvat, the seven elements — Anemo, Pyro, Electro, Cryo, Dendro, and Geo — converge. Those chosen by the gods are granted Visions, with which they can control the elements in nature. You, a mysterious traveller, are about to embark on epic adventures in this free world. You will master the various elements throughout your journey, during which amazing friends with diverse abilities will join you along the way. Together, you will fight mighty enemies, find your lost kin, and unravel the riddles of the world of Genshin Impact.
Aeon Must Die Announced
Aeon, the dreaded Emperor of the unstoppable Void Armada, has been betrayed and left for dead by his generals. Weakened and without a body to exact his revenge, he desperately merges with you to escape. Travel across the futuristic city of Pantheon to destroy or subdue those who betrayed Aeon, while fighting for your mind, free will, and control of your body.
Anno Mutationem Releasing This December
An action-adventure game with RPG elements set in a cyberpunk world, featuring a unique mix of pixelated 2D & 3D graphic style with a rich, dark and bizarre plot.
Bugsnax Gameplay Reveal on PS5
From the minds behind Octodad: Dadliest Catch comes Bugsnax, a whimsical adventure game coming to PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 4 holiday 2020.
Star Wars Vader Immortal Releases 25 August
Vader Immortal: A Star Wars VR Series from ILMxLAB, coming to PlayStation VR August 25th.
Control Expansion 2 “AWE”
As Director of the Federal Bureau of Control, Jesse Faden must enter the Investigations Sector and confront the creature lurking within this long-abandoned part of the Bureau. This threat has haunted the sector for years, waiting on the other side of the sealed Firebreak. In order to reclaim the Investigations Sector from its clutches, Jesse will need to explore the numerous Altered World Events investigated here, including one from the town of Bright Falls.
Auto Chess Coming to PS4 in October
A brand new chess battler strategic competitive game.
The Pedestrian Announced for PS4
The Pedestrian is coming to PS4 January 2021. Developed by Skookum Arts.
Hood: Outlaws and Legends Announced for PS5
Faced with a merciless, unchecked state, rebels and rogues from every corner battle to claim their place among legends. To win influence with an oppressed people, rival gangs now compete in daring heists to hit the wealthy where it hurts. Folk hero or gold-hungry outlaw, only the best will escape with hard-earned riches.
Temtem Announced For PS5
Temtem, the Creature Collecting MMO is Coming to PS5 in 2021. Seek adventure in the lovely Airborne Archipelago alongside your Temtem squad. Catch every Temtem, battle other tamers, customize your character, join a friend’s adventure and explore the dynamic online world.
Godfall Combat Gameplay Showcase for PS5
Settle in for an extended look at combat in Godfall, a looter-slasher and brand new, fantasy IP coming to PS5 this holiday. Enjoy nine minutes of footage diving deep into the world off Aperion, the five weapon classes, complete movesets for Longswords and Dual Blades, and more, all running on PlayStation 5.
You can rewatch the full State of Play PS5 and PS4 stream here and down below