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Sony exec teases more PS4 games at gamescom

Monday, 24th June 2013 01:18 GMT By Brenna Hillier

“We need to have something to show at gamescom, don’t we?” SCE Europe CEO Jim Ryan replied when asked about the number of first-party games shown at E3 2013.

“There’s a lot coming,” Ryan told GameReactor, as transcribed by Gematsu.

“I’m sure you heard from [SCE Worldwide Studios boss] Shu [Yoshida] that he has – just his studios – he has 30 games in development. 20 of them are going to ship within the first year of the console’s life, and of those, 12 are new IP.

“So there’s a lot going on, it’s just that we need to keep stuff back. We’ve got gamescom for us Europeans – we need to have something to show at gamescom, don’t we?”

Ryan said that Sony “very consciously” showed a lot of forst-party software at the PlayStation 4 reveal in February, including Killzone: Shadow Fall and Knack.

“What we did at E3 here was really show some updates to those games, and, as you mentioned, introduce The Order: 1886,” he said of the comparatively more quiet E3 2013 presentation.

Gamescom takes place in Cologne from August 21 through 25. We’ll be there, unless the world ends. The PlayStation 4 is expected before the end of the year.

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17 Comments

  1. machy

    i know there’ll be new ip from GG and maybe A new GOW :D

    #1 2 years ago
  2. No_PUDding

    You know do you?

    I dunno. For me, I kinda doubt Guerilla’s game will be there, in only because KS:SF and it can’t be squashed too close together.

    #2 2 years ago
  3. ps3fanboy

    sony are gonna kill micro$haft with exclusiveness at gamescom :)

    #3 2 years ago
  4. SlayerGT

    They know what they’re doing. Bet they surprises at GamesCom and TGS.

    #4 2 years ago
  5. actuallyisnotafox

    hmm i kinda feel this could be big like ps2 big were people were camping for days just to get a console and people were actually buying games but i dunnoo..

    #5 2 years ago
  6. jmg24bad

    The scary part is…. we only know 5 OUT OF 20 first party , FIRST YEAR exclusives!

    DUN
    DUN
    DUNNNNNNN

    The 5 first party exclusives:
    Killzone SF
    Knack
    #DriveClub
    The Order: 1889
    Infamous : Second Son

    15 more to go lol

    #6 2 years ago
  7. PS4FANB0Y

    I hope it’s more PS Move titles!

    #7 2 years ago
  8. machy

    @6 +1

    @3 no they are NOT .. MS died at E3 now it’s time for some T-bag :P

    @2 GG already confirmed that they have a new IP along side KZ:SF, and the revel of the MPof KZ will be at GC as well

    #8 2 years ago
  9. Christopher Jack

    @6, You’re forgetting DCUO & Planetside 2. I believe SOE maybe counted separately from SCE so they may or may not be included.

    #9 2 years ago
  10. Lightmanone

    Just show a Uncharted 4 logo will ya?

    #10 2 years ago
  11. WENDiGO

    You know why they’re holding back? They don’t want to show you something that isn’t a sure thing and it ends up like Agent and The Last Guardian. Very wise not to make the same mistakes over and over again.

    #11 2 years ago
  12. Belmont

    @10

    Logo can be done, but I guess UC4 waits for VGA reveal. But if they reveal it in gamescom and release gameplay trailers, with graphics that ND brings, pre-orders will jump one more time. Yet I believe it is saved for VGA.

    I think LBP3 and perhaps Guerilla’s other ip will debut and with a little chance for something out of God of War. Is Stig Asmussen of GoW3 working on something in Snata Monica ?
    It is worth noting that Vita was once again lost in this E3, That needs a med pack too. PS4 is rather healthy but Vita still needs a lot of first-party love.

    #12 2 years ago
  13. Pytox

    @12 also that game from media molecule with the move sticks :D

    #13 2 years ago
  14. Ali

    Syphon Filter or Bust !

    #14 2 years ago
  15. Maabren

    Nice, more games and even exclusive ones. :)

    #15 2 years ago
  16. TrickyAudio

    Last Guardian would be a TGS showing, surely?

    I’d LOVE to see something on Agent, but I think its unlikely we’ll ever see that thing again.

    I’m still holding out for a Getaway reboot….

    #16 2 years ago
  17. wildBoar

    If I see Last Guardian I’m going to fucking faint. I find myself hoping it’s a PS4 game now or at least a port though. If you want a slightly open world like SOTC with those graphics that’s not gonna happen on PS3.
    Other than that Naughty Dog is first priority.
    And Media Molecule.. Maybe Quantic Dream if they could assure me David cage is in no way involved.

    Seriously I will cry if Last Guardian is given a release date.

    #17 2 years ago

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