Friday, 24 November, 2017

Infamous developers reveal their new game, Ghost of Tsushima, and a trailer

Ghost of Tsushima League of War: VR Arena, a VR tabletop war simulator, is out in November
June Sullivan | 31 October, 2017, 00:52

At Paris Games Week 2017, Sucker Punch put those questions to rest by officially announcing Ghost of Tsushima, which is a brand new IP from the developer.

Few details of the game are now available, but it will be set in feudal-era Japan and involve the Mongol invasion. However, we fully expect that Sucker Punch will have more information available on this game in the coming months. We really want you to have that choice of, 'Hey, that cool bamboo forest over there, I really want to check it out.' There's no waypoint.

The thought of an open-world action adventure with Samurai characters and action makes for a pretty exciting prospect.

The game is set in Japan, featuring a story of Samurais and Ninjas. The Mongol army have invaded the island of Tshushima, and you as the player must control one of the last samurai as he attempts to fight off the invading horde.

Sucker Punch made its first game for the Nintendo 64 back in 1999, and then went on to create the Sly Cooper series on the PS2 and Infamous on PS3. The trailer was brief, but it showed quite a bit of potential. But, honorable tactics won't lead you to victory.

A quick wiki-search of the date and location hints that the game may be about Japan successfully fending off the Mongol Invasion of Japan which took place during 1274 - 1281. Excited to see Sucker Punch try something new, or would you have preferred more InFamous?

Tori is a writer and gamer originally from Vault 111, but now she resides in Chicago.

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