15w ago - Sucker Punch Productions Game Director Nate Fox shared a fresh Infamous Second Son PS4 video trailer today direct from Gamescom 2013 below.
To quote: Germany! I love Germany! Mostly for the beer. Also the pretzels, and Christmas smokers, funky sleds and gamescom. Can't wait for gamescom! inFAMOUS Second Son will be there in full force.
Our E3 trailer featured Delsin reveling in his powers using the Orbital Drop. Our newest trailer drops a lot of new game details: new smoke powers for Delsin and an all-new superhuman with unique powers of her own, ripe for Delsin to take for himself. Wanna see what this gal can do? Watch the trailer. You'll like it, its set to music. You'll see cool stuff.
Or course if you're at gamescom, come on by. On the show floor, we'll have some Sucker Punchers walking fans through a live gameplay demo of the content we initially revealed at E3.
We'll also be showing off a new behind-the-scenes movie to media, showcasing how Second Son uses the new DUALSHOCK4 controller. Keep an eye out for more news as we talk more about the DS4 throughout the week.
Of course if you can't make it to Germany you can follow the live stream of the conference on Playstation.com...
18w ago - Lead Designer Jaime Griesemer at Sucker Punch Productions posted up a PS4 video today spotlighting InFamous: Second Son dubbed Smoke and Mirrors for the PlayStation 4 console.
To quote: "Well, if the good ending is canon, then it's not Cole in the new game.
And if it's not Cole, it's probably not electrical powers, right? And if it's some other power source, what is it? And is that still Infamous?"
These were the questions that came up as soon as we started planning for our next game. Quite daunting, considering back then it was only my second week at Sucker Punch Productions. (That reminds me...
Hi! I'm Jaime Griesemer, the Lead Designer on Second Son.) However, the team was full of ideas. Some were what you might expect: Earth powers! Water powers! Some were less traditional: Control over birds! Car powers! The power of friendship! We accumulated a list of dozens and dozens of possibilities.
In the end, we decided that the reason electricity worked so well was because it was somewhere in the middle of the spectrum. Not a familiar trope, but not too abstract. An elemental power, but a modern, urban one. As we narrowed down the list, one power source that kept coming up was "Smoke".
20w ago - Today Brian Fleming at Sucker Punch Productions posted up some video footage of conversations with creators from Infamous Second Son on PS4.
To quote: Hope everyone is enjoying their summer outdoors in the nice weather! We've been looking through our windows with envy as we continue working hard on Second Son.
Last time we checked in, we were debuting a trailer and a taste of Delsin's smoke abilities at E3... It was really exciting for us to see the response from all of you - and we were also grateful to leave E3 with an armload of nominations and awards from the media.
It all was a nice lift for us as we continue to try to make Delsin's story in Seattle into something special...
Here's something else for you to take a look at, another entry in the "Conversation with Creators" series. The crew behind these came up and interviewed us about what it's like making PS4 games, and our experiences with the DualShock 4 controller (which is great, by the way!).
In addition to myself, Sucker Punch senior staff members Nate Fox, Jaime Griesemer and Horia Dociu discuss what developing Second Son has been like, and some of the things we're each excited about...
25w ago - Today Brian Fleming at Sucker Punch Productions shared a new InFamous: Second Son PS4 / PlayStation 4 trailer video below!
To quote: So are you excited for E3? All of us at Sucker Punch are, as we've just put the finishing touches on our first LIVE gameplay demo we'll be showing off in the PlayStation booth, and our latest trailer unveiled tonight at the press conference.
The new trailer introduces Delsin Rowe's older brother, Reggie, who will accompany Delsin on his journey in Seattle.
Reggie is voiced by Travis Willingham, who interestingly is close friends in real life with Troy Baker, the voice actor for Delsin. You'll get a glimpse into Delsin and Reggie's relationship, and also see how much fun Delsin has being a superhuman, especially when using his awesome Orbital Drop maneuver shown at the end of the trailer.
Underneath the hood, we've been hard at work making use of the power of PS4 to bring Seattle and the superhuman experience to life, with everything from real-time reflections on the water to some amazing effects for Delsin's smoke powers.
But don't take our word for it; check out the trailer and come by the inFAMOUS Second Son Experience Chamber in the PlayStation Booth...
26w ago - Sony's Jawad Ashraf of the PlayStation Store Team announced that their E3 2013 PSN sale officially starts today with deals on InFamous, Call of Duty and the KillZone series
Below are the details, to quote: Just a few days to go now until E3 begins! I'm sure everyone is hyped for the show, and many of you are discussing what you think will happen and what you hope to see.
To get in on the hype, we're happy to reveal our E3 sale starting this afternoon, 5th June. Get some fantastic games at fantastic prices, including various titles from franchises such as Call of Duty and inFAMOUS.
Check back next week where we'll have another update.