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By Cheryl Kahla

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Ready, set, play: Gear up for PlayStation Showcase 2023 [LIVESTREAM]

Gear up for Sony's exciting PlayStation Showcase, promising thrilling reveals and sneak peeks into the future of PS5 and PS VR2.


Console gamers, unite. Sony is revving up to host another thrilling PlayStation Showcase, giving a glimpse of the future of PS5 and the VR2 platforms.

Following last month’s Final Fantasy XVI spotlight, the upcoming show promises to be a blockbuster.

PlayStation Showcase

The PlayStation Showcase promises an epic line-up, set to entertain us for over an hour, starting at 10pm SAST (SAme) tonight [24 May].

Don’t miss the action, which will be broadcasted on the official PlayStation Twitch and YouTube channels. We’ve included a live stream for the event below.

WATCH LIVE at 10pm: PlayStation Showcase

Sony never disappoints so be sure not to miss the big-ticket lineup.

With the release of Final Fantasy XVI on PS5 set for 22 June, the attention is shifting to Marvel’s Spider-Man 2, and maybe a few Wolverine tidbits, too.

Rumours suggest that Spider-Man 2 might be released by September this year, but it’s not just Insomniac stealing the spotlight.

The highlight of the evening seems to be Naughty Dog! We heard something about a multiplayer game set in its post-apocalyptic Last of Us universe.

Sony PlayStation Showcase 2023
Image: Sony

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And we might even be lucky and get a Horizon update from Guerrilla Games.

Indie content

Sony has also confirmed appearances by third-party content and a slew of games from indie partners.

Mortal Kombat 1, also due for a release in September, is likely to debut gameplay footage and trailers at tonight’s Showcase.

Sony PlayStation Showcase 2023
Image: Sony

Meanwhile, Hideo Kojima’s Death Stranding 2 and Tekken 8 will definitely be a highlight. So to would be a glimpse at Final Fantasy VII Rebirth.

Unfortunately, details about the sequel to the Final Fantasy VII Remake have been scarce.

All we know at this stage for sure is that director Naoki Hamaguchi confirmed a “full production”, with a tentative Winter 2023 release date.

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