After months of waiting, Sony has revealed the PS5, showcasing a beautiful device with a futuristic look and impressive design. The reveal of the console was accompanied by a large number of game announcements, and one of the first titles for the PS5 will be a sequel to Marvel’s Spider-Man.
Spider-Man: Miles Morales is shaping up to be a solid launch title even if the game was revealed less than 24 hours ago. Hot on the trail of the 2018 game that brought Spider-Man back into the world of video-games, the new title was showcased with the help of a solid trailer.
Plot details and potential spoilers ahead
Those who played Marvel’s Spider-Man on the PS4 will remember that towards the end of the game, Miles is bitten by a genetically-enhanced spider. In the aftermath of this event, he gains powers that are similar to that of Peter and talks with him about the event.
The City That Never Sleeps, a popular DLC trilogy for Marvel’s Spider-Man, extends the narrative and shows how Miles becomes Peter’s student as they train together. At the end of The City That Never Sleeps, Miles learns how to web sling.
Smarter, Wiser, Older
The announcement trailer for Spider-Man: Miles Morales reveals that some time has passed since the DLC for the first game. Miles ventures into the world, clothed in his traditional suit and fights criminals with the moves of an experienced combatant. His signature power is also visible.
A voice-over can be heard as Peter Parker tells Miles that he will have to become a hero for New York City. Visually, the game looks quite impressive, and it is clear that New York City will look better than ever in this game, with a scene showing the city at dawn. The game could be released in a bundle with the PS5 as a holiday 2020 release window is mentioned at the end of the trailer.