Following its gameplay reveal of Marvel’s Spider-Man 2, Insomniac Video games shared some new particulars on the upcoming PS5 unique on the PlayStation Blog. It confirmed the East River in Queens as one of many new boroughs that gamers will discover.
The L1 button appears to manage Peter’s new Symbiote powers. You possibly can nonetheless dodge, however some assaults require parrying. New takedowns and fight animations have been added to showcase “a way more impulsive Peter Parker.” Insomniac additionally teases “delving into Peter’s private relationship with the Symbiote and the way it impacts these closest to him.”
The Net Wings are one other new skill, permitting Peter or Miles to glide by way of town. You possibly can even use wind tunnels for elevated pace, with the PS5’s SSD facilitating the fast streaming of property. Whether or not gamers are eager on stealth or fight, new devices and skills have been added, together with twin takedowns and the Net Line for creating zip strains.
There’s additionally the Net Grabber to tug foes collectively. Miles may use Chain Lighting to chain his Venom Blast to close by enemies and Thunder Burst for a devastating floor pound. Every hero has distinctive talent bushes, although there’s additionally a shared talent tree with upgrades that apply to each. Devices are additionally shared, they usually’ll even prepare collectively.
Graphically, there are “extra dramatic” shadows and reflections, improved textures and better particle density. Spatial 3D audio and assist for the DualSense’s adaptive triggers and haptic suggestions.
Whereas a launch date wasn’t revealed, Insomniac hopes to share a “ultimate launch date quickly.” Within the meantime, keep tuned for particulars on pre-orders and completely different editions. Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 launches this Fall for PS5.