dark        

PS5 pack-in Astro's Playroom will take several hours to beat

0

Expect a lot of nods to PlayStation's history

Astro's Playroom may very well be the first PlayStation 5 game I end up playing.

Not only is the breezy vibin' platformer free, it's coming pre-installed, so while some of us are waiting for Demon's Souls or Spider-Man: Miles Morales to finish downloading, it'll be calling our names. On the flip side, won't it just be a fleeting experience? After all, it's a pack-in meant to demo the DualSense.

In an interview with Famitsu, Astro's Playroom creative director Nicolas Doucet said there are four worlds with lots of collectibles and it should take players around "four to five hours" to finish the game. If you're looking for more mileage, there's going to be a time attack mode with online rankings, too.

Doucet described Astro's Playroom as a PlayStation homage and said some of the references might go over younger players' heads. I'm expecting a decent-sized feel-good adventure. Sounds great!

My only question: can we get a PS5 sequel to Astro Bot Rescue Mission for the new PlayStation VR?

[Via @Nibellion]

You are logged out. Login | Sign up

 
 
 

TwitterRedditEmailFacebook
 
Jordan Devore
Jordan DevoreCo-EIC   gamer profile

Jordan is a founding member of Destructoid and poster of seemingly random pictures. They are anything but random. Disclosure: I backed Double Fine Adventure and Awesomenauts: Starstorm on Kickst... more + disclosures


 


 


Also on Destructoid: Astro's Playroom   (1)   From our database:

  • Astro's Playroom looks like more of a good thing on PS5 - Jordan Devore
  • More related stories
    Filed under... #Platform games #PS5 #Sony

    READER COMMENTS LOADING BELOW...


    LET'S KEEP THE COMMUNITY GREAT


    You're not expected to always agree, but do please keep cool and never make it personal. Report harassment, spam, and hate speech to our community team. Also, on the right side of a comment you can flag nasty comments anonymously (we ban users dishing bad karma). For everything else, contact us!



     
     
  •