Death Stranding Director’s Cut is the version optimized for PlayStation 5, a title that will offer extra content with respect to the original game, released at the end of 2019 on PS4 and months later on PC, in the latter case it was edited by 505 Games. In an interview with GamesIndustry.biz, Jay Boor, Head of publishing from Kojima Productions, has revealed that the game has worked “quite well” in the market.
“With Death Stranding being the first title developed by Kojima Productions, from a sales standpoint it has performed quite well,” he explains. “Until March 2021”, the title “has sold more than five million copies worldwide on PlayStation 4 and PC ”. In addition, Boor has advanced some news about the Director’s Cut and how they understand the product.
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Death Stranding: Director’s Cut will expand its social component
In the same interview, Jay Boor recalled that the sistema Social Strand is “the main component” of the video game, “a unique feature” that uses asynchronous multiplayer “to connect players with other users around the world through actions ingame”. In this way, the “Director’s Cut will expand this system”. Even so, it has not specified the changes, since they will do so “in the coming weeks.”
As expected, the PS5 version will improve graphics and performance, but will also introduce unpublished content now developed from scratch. “We are going to implement new missions and story lines, more weapons, vehicles and equipment.” The goal of the Director’s Cut is to expand the world and enhance the experience.
Death Stranding Director’s Cut will be available onl September 24. Those who have the title on PS4 will be able to update for approximately 10 euros to receive all the improvements and content additions. It will also be sold as a standalone product, both in physical and digital formats.
Source | GamesIndustry.biz