TLDR - PlayStation State of Play Sept 2023

TLDR - PlayStation State of Play Sept 2023

After yesterday mornings Nintendo Direct, Sony didn't want to miss out on the action. Shortly after Nintendo's event, Sony held its own PlayStation State of Play presentation at 5pm EST, and it was a significant event.

While the show didn't begin with a big bang—Sorry Baby was to slow paced for me!—the overall presentation had some great highlights. Notably they announced the release date and collector's edition for Final Fantasy VII Rebirth, accompanied by a trailer featuring familiar FFVII characters and locations.

Marvel's Spider-Man 2 showcased an impressive glimpse of an expanded city. Capcom revealed the imminent release date for Resident Evil 4's Separate Ways DLC. Additionally, there's exciting news about upcoming PS5 controllers and console shells.

The list below highlights all the games featured during the 27-minute show. If you want to catch a replay of the event, it's available on Sony's YouTube channel. (Link below!)

Games showcased in order:

  • Baby Steps
  • Roblox for PS
  • Ghostbusters Rise of the Ghost Lord (PS VR2)
  • Resident Evil 4 VR Mode (PS VR2)
  • Resident Evil 4 Separate Ways (DLC)
  • Resident Evil 4 The Mercenaries Free Update
  • Avatar Frontiers of Pandora
  • Ghostrunner 2
  • Silver, Blue, and Red PS5 covers
  • Helldivers 2
  • Spiderman 2
  • Tales of Arise Beyond the Dawn
  • Honkai: Star Rail
  • Foamstars
  • Final Fantasy 7 Rebirth