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Target slashes price of Ghost of Tsushima to $40

Target’s currently running a massive sale on a selection of PlayStation titles, which means you can grab Sucker Punch’s stunning samurai adventure, Ghost of Tsushima, for just $39.99.Set in war-town Tsushima, you play the role of samurai Jin Sakai as you slash your way through the invading Mongol army. It’s one of the best-looking games on the PlayStation 4 and looks even better on the PlayStation 5 thanks to a smooth 60fps upgrade. Watch on YouTubeOriginally a single-player game, Ghost of Tsushima can now be played online with your friends thanks to a free patch that adds two-player story missions and…

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Ghost of Tsushima film in the works with John Wick’s Chad Stahelski directing

By Stephany Nunneley, Thursday, 25 March 2021 16:45 GMT Sony Pictures and PlayStation Productions are developing a film based on the hit video game Ghost of Tsushima.According to Deadline, the film adaptation of Ghost of Tsushima will be directed by John Wick’s Chad Stahelski.Stahelski, Alex Young, and Jason Spitz are producing through 87Eleven Entertainment. PlayStation Productions’ Asad Qizilbash and Carter Swan will produce, and Sucker Punch Productions will serve as Executive Producers.“We’re excited to be partnering with Chad and 87Eleven Entertainment, to bring their vision of Jin’s story to the big screen,” said Qizilbash. “We love working with creative partners…

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Ghost of Tsushima is PS4’s second-most completed open world game

By Dom Peppiatt, Monday, 15 March 2021 20:43 GMT Ghost of Tsushima is a pretty popular game for PlayStation 4 players, it turns out – over 50% of players have finished it.According to some number-crunching courtesy of the folks over Ungeek, we’ve learned that 50.2% of players have unlocked the Mono No Aware Trophy in Ghost of Tsushima – meaning that have half the players that have booted the title up (and synced their Trophy Data) have finished the game. That’s not a bad number, considering the game has sold at least 5 million copies since its release in July 2020.That’s a…

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The Last of Us Part 2, Ghost of Tsushima and Hades lead BAFTA Game Awards 2021 nominations

By Alex Calvin, Tuesday, 2 March 2021 13:56 GMT The post-apocalyptic PS4 exclusive is up for more categories than any other game ever. Naughty Dog’s The Last of Us Part 2 is leading the nominations for this year’s BAFTA Game Awards.The post-apocalyptic title is up for 13 or the show’s 17 categories, the highest that a single game has been nominated for so far. Last year, both Control and Death Stranding from Kojima Productions were down for 11 awards at the show. That The Last of Us Part 2 is wildly acclaimed is no secret; when it launched it was…

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2021 DICE Awards: Ghost of Tsushima and The Last of Us: Part 2 lead with the most nominations

The 24th annual DICE Awards takes place on April 8 with Ghost of Tsushima and The Last of Us: Part 2 two of the most nominated games for the awards.Other games with multiple nods for the 2021 DICE Awards include Ghost of Tsushima, Hades, Ori and the Will of the Wisps, and Spider-Man: Miles Morales. Game of the Year contenders are: Animal Crossing: New Horizons, Final Fantasy 7 Remake, Ghost of Tsushima, Hades, and The Last of Us Part 2. The Last of Us Part 2 leads with 11 nominations followed by Ghost of Tsushima with ten nods and Hades…

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Best of 2020: Ghost of Tsushima, and Sherif’s other GOTY picks

It’s probably beyond trite at this point to say that 2020 has been a wild and weird year. This goes for most of us, but for me, games often existed in their own sphere, away from whatever real-world disasters have befallen us that year. That is to say, I usually have a pretty good idea what my game of the year is each year, well before we write these.I can’t emphatically champion any of the games I played in 2020, which is rare for me. But I can tell you that I enjoyed my time the most with Ghost of…

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Ghost of Tsushima Legends’ raid coming October 30, but won’t support matchmaking

By Sherif Saed, Friday, 23 October 2020 10:23 GMT Ghost of Tsushima’s Legends expansion is getting a big update next week.Sucker Punch has announced that the raid for Ghost of Tsushima Legends, will arrive Friday, October 30. Legends is, of course, the game’s recently released multiplayer update.Legends’ story mode includes several chapters, which will culminate with the raid in Iyo’s realm. It’s called The Tale of Iyo, and it’s itself split into three chapters. The Tale of Iyo supports four players, as with Legends’ survival modes. Unfortunately, the raid does not support matchmaking. Sucker Punch said that it requires full…

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New Sucker Punch job openings suggest a Ghost of Tsushima sequel is in the works

By Sherif Saed, Wednesday, 21 October 2020 09:08 GMT Sucker Punch has begun hiring for its next project.After the success of Ghost of Tsushima, it’s not hard to imagine the studio’s next game would be a sequel to the Japan-set epic. This appears to be Sucker Punch’s plan, at least judging by some new job openings.The job ads for narrative writer and associate outsource artist both specifically list familiarity with traditional Japanese culture and history amongst the list of interests that would be nice to have in a candidate.The narrative writer page stops just short of announcing a sequel, but…

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Ghost of Tsushima will run up to 60fps on PS5 using Game Boost

By Stephany Nunneley, Saturday, 10 October 2020 15:48 GMT Ghost of Tsushima will make use of PS5’s Game Boost functionality when the console comes out in November.Thanks to Game Boost, Ghost of Tsushima will run up to 60 frames per second on PS5.When booting up the game, players will see and an extra option to allow 60fps. Loading speeds will also increase.The game will be one of the 4,000 PS4 games playable on PS5 on day one via backward compatibility. You will also be able to transfer your save from PS4 to pick up where you left off.Next week on October…

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Ghost of Tsushima is getting a new Charm so you can pet the dog

By Sherif Saed, Friday, 9 October 2020 09:35 GMT It always felt like a missed opportunity for Ghost of Tsushima to let you pet foxes, but not dogs. It’s a good thing this is changing soon.Sucker Punch has revealed a new Charm coming to Ghost of Tsushima with the game’s upcoming Legends 1.1 update. The Charm of Canine Recruitment not only lets you pet Mongol dogs you come across, it turns them into allies in combat.Ghost of Tsushima, of course, allowed players to pet foxes after following them to their den, as one of its open world activities. But strangely,…

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Ghost of Tsushima update addresses drift and deadzone issues

By Stephany Nunneley, Friday, 21 August 2020 16:27 GMT Sucker Punch has pushed out an update for Ghost of Tsushima.Ghost of Tsushima update 1.07 is now available it increases stick tolerance to combat drift or deadzone issues.You can also expect additional bug fixes. Patch 1.07 for #GhostOfTsushima is now live, including a new option to increase stick tolerance to account for drift or deadzone issues, and various additional bug fixes. pic.twitter.com/lRuRMPGia5 — Ghost of Tsushima 🎮 OUT NOW (@SuckerPunchProd) August 20, 2020It was recently announced the game would receive an expansion this fall called Legends, adding online co-op for up…

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Ghost of Tsushima is getting online co-op, mythical enemies in free expansion Legends

By Sherif Saed, Monday, 17 August 2020 15:26 GMT Legends is a free expansion coming to Ghost of Tsushima this year.Ghost of Tsushima developer Sucker Punch has today revealed Legends, a free update coming to the game this fall. Legends introduces online co-op for up to four players.The game’s main campaign will remain strictly single-player, but Legends will bring new areas and enemies – including Oni – with supernatural abilities, inspired by Japanese folk tales and myths. Players will be able to pick from four character classes: Samurai, Hunter, Ronin, or Assassin.Sucker Punch didn’t reveal many details about said classes…

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NPD July 2020: Switch and Ghost of Tsushima are the month’s best-sellers

Nintendo Switch was once again the best-selling console, according to the NPD July 2020 report, and Ghost of Tsushima was the best-selling game for the month.The NPD has released its report for the month of July 2020.Software sales hit $3.3 billion in July 2020, which is up by 34% year-over-year (yoy). Digital content spending, which includes full game downloads, post-launch content, mobile, and subscription spending, increased by 41%.Year-to-date 2020 content spending reached $23.0 billion, up 21% yoy with the strongest gains coming from digital content spending on consoles.Ghost of Tsushima was July’s best-selling title and it debuted as the fifth…

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Ghost of Tsushima achieves second-highest lifetime sales for PS4 first-party game in Japan

Despite launching just three weeks ago, Ghost of Tsushima has already achieved the second-highest lifetimes sales for a PS4 first-party game in Japan. The news comes from games industry analyst Benji-Sales, who recently shared Ghost of Tsushima stats on Twitter. Check it out below. After only 3 weeks of sales Ghost of Tsushima is already the 2nd best selling game LIFETIME for a PlayStation 1st party studio in Japan on PS4 #1 is Spider-Man, however at roughly 300k physical sales GoT isn’t far behind and will surpass it in the coming weeks Amazing results pic.twitter.com/RGZdp92fZm — Benji-Sales (@BenjiSales) August 6,…

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Ghost of Tsushima, Ooblets, Rocket Arena, Paper Mario – do July’s big games pass the accessibility test?

July saw the release of another highly anticipated PS4 exclusive, Ghost of Tsushima. While it doesn’t come close to being the accessibility gem that last month’s The Last of us: Part 2, it and Ooblets have made for a pretty great July during a pandemic, with beautiful biomes to explore and dance battles to be had when many of us are still stuck indoors. Ghost of Tsushima took some time to grow on me with Sucker Punch’s decision to tie navigation to watching the wind blow. When I reviewed it on launch day, I still wasn’t a fan. I wasn’t…