The third annual PSX kicked things off today with a packed keynote filled with reveals, new trailers, and surprises.
The show started with a cold open of some gorgeous looking gameplay, that turned out to be the announcement of new Uncharted DLC. Uncharted The Lost Legacy is a standalone episode focused on Nadine and Chloe, that can be played separately from Uncharted 4.
Right after that, Sony’s Shawn Leydan took to the stage to share another huge announcement, as the rumored new Marvel vs Capcom game was confirmed. Marvel vs Capcom: Infinite will be coming sometime in 2017. At the same time, Sony also announced that Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3 can be downloaded on PS4 as of today.
Layden then took time to bring back yet another Sony series with a trailer, with the announcement of a Wipeout Omega Collection.
Bungie’s Destiny took over the focus, as a trailer was shown for the game’s winter events called “The Dawning,” including the return of sparrow racing.
Shelby Cox of Sony took the stage next, moving onto an impressive new trailer for the Crash Bandicoot: N’Sane Trilogy, the remaster of the original three games coming in 2017.
The next thing we saw was a new trailer for Resident Evil 7, and the announcement that the final demo update will hit PSN later tonight.
Ace Combat 7 was next with a brand new trailer listing support for PlayStation VR.
This was followed by the first trailer for Akuma coming to Street Fighter V as a DLC character on December 20.
Next up on the roster was Shuhei Yoshida, president of Sony’s Worldwide Studios, who brought along some new footage of The Last Guardian with its launch trailer.
The crowd was incredibly pleased, as he then announced HD remasters of PaRappa the Rapper, Patapon, and Locoroco. Even better was the fact that a demo will be out on the PSN today.
Then Shuhei dropped a surprise announcement and unveiled Knack 2, with a detailed gameplay trailer.
He kept the announcement rolling with a trailer showing off a free side story for the upcoming Gravity Rush 2, that’ll let players take the role of fan favorite character Raven.
Gran Turismo Sport was the final thing Shuhei showed off, with an absolutely stunning new trailer.
After being relatively quiet since its announcement, we finally got a new trailer for Ni No Kuni II that even showed a bit of combat at the PSX conference.
Sony’s Gio Corsi took to the stage next with what he called the “Lightning Round” of announcements. He led things with the announcement that both Yakuza 6: The Song of Life and Yakuza Kiwami will be making their way west, in 2018 and summer 2017, respectively.
Straight after that, it was announced that Danganronpa V3: Killing Harmony will also be getting a western release on PS4 and Vita.
NieR: Automata got the next trailer, along with a western release date announcement and a demo coming soon.
This was followed by the announcement of Ys Origin, originally released in 2006 but making its way to North America for the first time with new features.
Corsi switched the focus to the massive space battling PS4 exclusive called Dreadnought, showing a new trailer.
The Lighting Round continued with a new trailer for Supermassive Game’s next title Pyre, which is their first to have a multiplayer element.
Straight after that, Vane was announced for PlayStation 4 with a trailer. It’s a game developed by a small, five person time, that shows an interesting desert setting.
Then, a new trailer was shown for the mutliplayer brawler Absolver, showing off lots of punching and kicking action.
The next announcement after that was for Nex Machina Death Machine, a crazy looking new twin stick shooter from Housemarque.
What Remains of Edith Finch also got a trippy brand new trailer during this deluge of PSX news.
Corsi then dropped another announcement of something coming today, with a new trailer for Grasshopper Manufacture’s Let It Die and the fact that the game will be available on the PSN later today.
The next announcement was of the critically acclaimed Lara Croft Go coming to PS4 and Vita, also available today.
Corsi then left the crowd with one final surprise announcement that came out of nowhere, Windjammers coming soon to PS4 and Vita.
Asad Qizilbash was next from Sony on stage, as he showed off a crazy looking spaceship brawler for PSVR called Starblood Arena. After that, he showed off a sizzle reel of upcoming and recent PSVR games.
Koei Tecmo’s Nioh appeared next, with a brand new trailer showing off even more action and mythical creatures.
MLB The Show 2017 got the next trailer, even bringing in some retro nostalgia at the end.
The highly anticipated Horizon Zero Dawn from Guerilla Games got an absolutely stunning new trailer next, showing off some new footage.
Shawn Layden returned to the PSX stage one final time to drop one last massive announcement. The very first teaser trailer for Naughty Dog’s next project, The Last of Us Part II.
It was one heck of a keynote today at PSX, but the news isn’t over as multiple panels including one for Death Stranding are set to happen!