The Ghost of Tsushima Director’s Cut costs $69.99 (about $5,220) on PS5 and $59.99 (approximately $4,474) on PS4.
Sony Playstation enthusiasts can now rejoice about something else. Sony announced earlier this month that the new survivor mode for Street of Rage 4 will be released on July 15, and today the firm disclosed the Ghost of Tsushima Director’s Cut release date for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 gaming devices.
On August 20, the PS5 and PS4 versions of Ghost of Tsushima Director’s Cut will be released. “We’re excited to announce that Ghost of Tsushima Director’s Cut will be available on both PS5 and PS4 systems on August 20. This new edition includes not only the original game and all of the add-on content we’ve sold to date, but also a brand-new Jin adventure and a slew of new features we’re excited to reveal,” Sony said in a blog post.
Aside from confirming the release date for its upcoming game, Sony also unveiled a slew of fresh details about it. Here are the specifics:
What’s new in the Director’s Cut of Ghost of Tsushima?
According to Sony, the game will feature a brand new chapter in Jin’s story. Jin travels to the island in this new narrative to look into rumors of a Mongol presence.’ A new tale and characters will be introduced in the new chapter, as well as new armour for Jin and his horse, new mini-games, new methods, new enemy types, and much more. Sony noted, “Director’s Cut will also give additional Trophies to unlock for the new Iki content.”
PS5 exclusive features in Ghost of Tsushima Director’s Cut
While Ghost of Tsushima Director’s Cut will be available on both PS5 and PS4, some features will only be available to PS5 owners. For starters, Japanese voice over will now be lip synced in cutscenes in Ghost of Tsushima and Iki Island on PS5.
In the Director’s Cut, haptic feedback and adaptive triggers will be used in Ghost of Tsushima, Ghost of Tsushima: Legends, and the new Iki Island addition. On PS5, there will be improvements to 3D audio*, as well as dramatically faster load times, 4K resolution possibilities, and 60FPS framerates.
According to Sony, there is also a transfer option. Users of the PS4 will be able to transfer their saved games to the PS5 and continue playing where they left off. The new Iki Island content will be available to new players starting in Act 2 of Ghost of Tsushima, when they have arrived in the Toyotama region.
Updates to the Director’s Cut of Tsushima
Anyone who already owns Ghost of Tsushima will be able to download a patch with new upgrades, and all players will receive a patch with additional accessibility options for various controller layouts, as well as the option to activate target lock-on during battle, according to the firm.
Finally, the firm will release fresh upgrades for Ghost of Tsushima: Legends fans, which will contain, among other things, a new mode. All of these updates will be available for free on the platform.
Director’s Cut of Ghost of Tsushima: Price and Availability
The Ghost of Tsushima Director’s Cut costs $69.99 (about $5,220) on PS5 and $59.99 (approximately $4,474) on PS4. It’s currently available for pre-order on the PlayStation Store.