The brand new technology of gaming is formally right here with the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Collection X/S, and like each technology earlier than it, followers are curious as to which upcoming adventures might be cross-generational, and which of them might be locked behind the most recent consoles. With pleasure mounting for the following step of the God of Battle franchise with Ragnarok, it is pure that players can be curious as to which platforms the Sony unique might be obtainable on. Whereas we do not have a direct reply, the evasion of the query at the moment by Sony CEO Jim Ryan has some PS4 gamers apprehensive.
In a current interview with the Telegraph, Sony CEO Jim Ryan was requested instantly if the upcoming God of Battle from Santa Monica Studios can be coming to each the PS5 and PS4 methods. Ryan opted right into a non-answer for now, saying: “Sorry, I’ve obtained nothing to say about that immediately.”
Whereas the non-answer could also be disappointing, it is not precisely surprising. For a sport that feels far off, a non-committal response is nearly anticipated from the Sony camp. That, and the corporate hasn’t been shy previously about mentioning its dedication to transitioning successfully into the most recent technology.
“As we transfer in the direction of the next-generation in 2020, one in all our duties — most likely our predominant process — is to take that neighborhood and transition it from PlayStation four to PlayStation 5, and at a scale and tempo that we’ve by no means delivered on earlier than,” Ryan informed GamesIndustry.biz final yr (as famous by Kotaku).
God of Battle for the PlayStation four was an expertise led by Santa Monica’s Cory Barlog and it fantastically breathed a brand new life right into a beloved franchise. With Kratos now firmly rooted in his position as a father, the PS4 unique was a large hit with an exciting story and unforgiving fight. It was so successful, that followers have been instantly clamoring for DLC or to be taught of a sequel, and now we all know one is on the best way and slated for a 2021 launch!
Will probably be fascinating to see how the story concludes between Kratos and Freya. Hopefully, each generations will have the ability to take pleasure in it, however PlayStation four followers ought to most likely brace for the worst, simply in case.
God of Battle Ragnarok is presently with out a launch date, however it’s slated to launch someday subsequent yr.