A new Unreal Engine 5 concept video celebrates five generations of PlayStation consoles, from the original to the PS5.
Teaser Play has created a new Unreal Engine 5 concept video that celebrates the five generations of the PlayStation brand, showing a gamer playing the original PlayStation as a child and then finally playing the PS5 with his child. YouTube channel Teaserplay has made a name for itself with its impressive concept videos that harness the power of Epic’s Unreal Engine 5, often showing what mock videos would look like if created using the same tools. What the games might look like.
Most of the teaser videos focus on specific video games, such as the channel’s recent one Max Payne 2 Replay the video. However, the channel’s latest Unreal Engine 5 concept video is more original work, instead showing a gamer growing up with five generations of PlayStation consoles, from the PS1 to the PS5.
At the beginning of the video, the gamer is playing a child. Crash Bandicoot On the PS1. Time jumps and the kid is now a teenager, playing. Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas on their PlayStation 2 console. Time jumps some more, and the gamer in the video is now playing a young adult. Unknown 3: Deception of Drake On their PS3. The next time the jump takes the story to 2018 with 2018. God of war The game is being played on the PlayStation 4 console.
The final clip in the video shows the gamer as a now fully grown adult playing with one of his children, sitting in his living room. Spider-Man: Miles Morales Together on PS5. It then ends with a short message thanking PlayStation for the good memories. It’s a great, nostalgic video that will likely be appreciated by PlayStation gamers who have similarly grown up playing games on Sony’s consoles over the years.
Sony itself has paid homage to PlayStation’s past in various ways recently, such as with PS5 launch titles. Astro’s Playroom. Designed to highlight the unique features of PlayStation 5, Astro’s Playroom Full of references to classic PlayStation games, and the main goal is to collect items related to the brand’s storied history.
More recently, the company’s new PlayStation Stars loyalty program has found references to the classic PlayStation. PlayStation Stars tasks gamers with completing various tasks and rewards them with exclusive PlayStation items upon completion. One such PlayStation Stars reward gives players a digital version of the T-Rex from the classic PlayStation 1 tech demo, for example. Going forward, there will likely be a number of classic PlayStation digital items to collect through PlayStation Stars, so fans should keep an eye out.
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