As expected, one of the premieres of the new edition of State of Play was the sequel to the courier action game Death Stranding from Kojima Productions. At the Death Stranding 2 show receive final title, release dates and 10 minute trailer.
First, it turns out that Death Stranding 2’s full title was actually Death Stranding 2: On the Beach. The release is expected for 2025 on the PlayStation 5 – the game has not (yet) been confirmed for other platforms.
Secondly, details about the plot of Death Stranding 2: On the Beach have emerged – Sam Bridges must once again save humanity from extinction, this time establishing connections between people outside the United States (Mexico is mentioned in the trailer).
The trailer for Death Stranding 2: On the Beach, presented as part of State of Play, stretched for almost 10 minutes and demonstrated many of the curiosities inherent in the world of the game, as well as fragments of the gameplay.
The video also provides a first look at the character Elle Fanning and reveals the identity of the mysterious guitarist with the iron mask – he turns out to be the anti-hero familiar from the first game.