That is proper of us, the newest little bit of Hole Knight: Silksong information is right here, confirming that it’s positively, completely, 100% coming to PS4 and PS5.
PlayStation itself confirmed the information earlier this week on its official Twitter account (September 16), writing “Sharpen your needles – confirming Hole Knight: Silksong is coming to PS5 and PS4.” After all, this being Silksong information, that is about so far as the replace stretches, however it’s good to know that the sport might be coming to a variety of platforms on the very least.
Earlier this yr on the Xbox and Bethesda Video games Showcase, we acquired one other snippet of Silksong gameplay, confirming that the sport would even be coming to Xbox consoles, although did not specify which. It was additionally introduced that the sport could be on Sport Go day one although, an enormous win for subscribers to the service. However there’s been no point out of whether or not will probably be obtainable on any of the PlayStation Plus expanded tiers.
Silksong, for individuals who by some means have not seen the wave of messages that seem on principally each Nintendo Direct, is the extremely anticipated to 2017’s Hole Knight, a bug-themed, indie Metroidvania from Staff Cherry.
Hole Knight was initially partially funded by Kickstarter, and so long as plans have not modified, backers ought to obtain a free copy of Silksong upon its launch.
The unique Hole Knight was met with widespread important acclaim, with many totally having fun with the worldbuilding, artstyle, and hard however tight gameplay. Silksong is about to star Hornet, one other character and occasional boss within the first recreation, who was initially meant to be added as a second playable character by way of DLC earlier than Staff Cherry ultimately realised the scope was too giant and a completely new recreation wanted to be made.
Since its announcement, we have solely seen snippets of gameplay, which does not usually do a lot to quell the overwhelming pleasure that gamers really feel for the sport.