Arkane Studios is a primary social gathering Xbox studio now, what with mum or dad firm Bethesda’s mum or dad firm ZeniMax having been acquired by Microsoft (yeah, that’s a variety of steps), however the exclusivity offers that Bethesda’s studios had in place even with stiff opponents are, after all, going to be honoured. Arkane is at the moment engaged on Redfall for Xbox Sequence X/S and PC, nevertheless it’s additionally bought a PS5 console unique developing later this yr in Deathloop– and now we all know precisely when its exclusivity interval will finish.
Deathloop confirmed off a meaty chunk of gameplay footage in yesterday’s State of Play presentation, and within the video uploaded by the PlayStation YouTube channel, proper on the finish you may see that the precise timespan of the sport’s PS5 console exclusivity is talked about (screencap under). Deathloop goes to be a PS5 console unique till “not less than” September 14 of subsequent yr, precisely a yr after its launch. This doesn’t come as a shock, after all, because it’s been confirmed previously that the sport’s PS5 exclusivity will final for a yr, nevertheless it’s nonetheless good to have an actual date nailed down.
In the meantime, fellow Xbox first social gathering studio Tango Gameworks’ GhostWire: Tokyo can be going to be a PS5 console unique, and that exclusivity interval, too, goes to final for a yr.