PlayStation 4 to be playable at Comic-Con International 2013


PlayStation 4 (System) Announcement - Picture 7

The PlayStation 4 is still several months away, but next week, Comic-Con attendees will be able to get some hands-on time with the system. In addition to being able to check out some new peripherals, including the camera and headset, gamers will be able to try three titles for themselves at SCEA’s booth (#301): #DriveClub, Knack, and Octodad: Dadliest Catch. There will also be demos of five PS3 games, including Beyond: Two Souls and Diablo III, 10 PS Mobile games, and six PS Vita games on display, detailed below, as well as staff to help attendees make their way around each title. Some gamer-centric panels were also detailed, including a The Last of US signing and another discussing Telltale’s Walking Dead series.

The PlayStation 4 is scheduled to launch later this year.

Games

PlayStation 4:
• #DriveClub
• Knack
• Octodad: Dadliest Catch

PlayStation Vita:
• Killzone: Mercenary
• Tearaway
• The Walking Dead
• Dragon’s Crown
• Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate
• Spelunky

PlayStation 3:
• Beyond: Two Souls
• Gran Turismo 6
• Puppeteer
• Diablo III
• Batman: Arkham Origins

PlayStation Mobile:
• Cardboard Castle
• Feed Me Oil
• Tokyo Jungle Mobile
• Cytus Lamdaytus
• Chimpact
• Switch Galaxy
• Passing Time
• Haunt the House
• Yu-Nama: The Puzzle
• Hermit Crab in Space

(List of titles subject to change without notice)

Panels

Neil Druckmann (The Last of Us) Signing:
• Date: Friday, July 19th
• Time: 2:00-3:00pm PST
• Location: Dark Horse Booth (#2615)
• Description: Neil Druckmann signing with Faith Erin Hicks for The Last of Us American Dreams in the Dark Horse Booth. Note: this is a ticketed event.

The Art of Video Games:
• Date: Friday, July 19th
• Time: 4:00-5:00pm PST
• Location: Room 7AB
• Description: Quite a bit has changed since Dark Horse first published Mass Effect in 2010, as the publisher has grown this line of books to include franchises like Last of Us, Dragon Age, Bioshock, The Legend of Zelda, and most recently, HALO and Tomb Raider! From canonical comics to beautiful hardcover art books, Dark Horse has firmly established that there is life for popular gaming franchises far beyond the games themselves. Dark Horse PR director Jeremy Atkins, creators Faith Erin Hicks and Neil Druckmann (The Last of Us), and some surprise guest writers and artists offer a look at what’s to come.

Behind the Scenes with Telltale Games’ The Walking Dead Game Series:
• Date: Saturday, July 20th
• Time: 4:00-5:00pm PST
• Location: Room 23ABC
• Description: Join Robert Kirkman (Creator of The Walking Dead comic series) and Telltale Game’s Dan Connors (Telltale Games, CEO) and Kevin Bruner (Telltale Games, President and CTO) as they discuss the inspiration behind developing the critically-acclaimed game series. Along with PlayStation’s Don Mesa (Director of Product Planning & Platform Software Innovation, SCEA), the team will walk fans through the origins of the game, reveal details on exciting new gameplay features exclusive to PlayStation Vita and include a little sneak peek on what’s to come for next chapter of The Walking Dead game series. Q&A moderated by Greg Miller (Executive Editor, IGN).

Diablo 3 (360, PC, PS3) E3 2013 Media Announcement - Screenshot 8

Diablo III (360, PC, PS3) PS3 version

Killzone Mercenary (PS Vita) Announcement - Screenshot 1

Killzone: Mercenary (PS Vita)

Killzone Mercenary (PS Vita) Announcement - Screenshot 2

Killzone: Mercenary (PS Vita)

Dragons Crown (PS3, PSVita) Release Date Announcement - Screenshot 3

Dragon’s Crown (PS3, PS Vita)

Official Site: US.PlayStation.com

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