The Drop: New PlayStation Games for 5/16/2017

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While on a mission near Jupiter, you and your colleagues are ripped from the familiar and plunged into the ravenous wastes of a strange planet. Stranded, alone, and desperately outnumbered, it will take more than a steady aim to survive the dangers of Farpoint.

Developed by the FPS veterans at Impulse Gear in San Francisco, Farpoint immerses players in a staggering world with PlayStation VR. Fight a rabid enemy with cutting-edge technology that looks and feels real thanks to the PS VR Aim Controller. And dig up the truth buried beneath the rolling stretches of sand.

For a full list of new games coming to PlayStation, read on. And enjoy The Drop!

The Drop

New Releases: Week of May 16, 2017
ACA NeoGeo Over Top
PS4 — Digital

ACA NeoGeo Over Top

Over Top is a racing game released by SNK in 1996. Players participate in breathtaking races through urban areas, mountainous regions, and snowy roads. The courses also feature weather variations to add more variety to the game.

Akiba’s Beat
PS4, PS Vita — Digital, Retail

Akiba's Beat

Asahi Tachibana is a simple, jobless nerd, living a lazy, cozy life in Tokyo’s infamous “otaku mecca:” Akihabara. To him, every day is Sunday — but now, thanks to a time loop, every day really is Sunday! What’s more, people’s delusions are manifesting in reality, and only Asahi and his newfound friends are even aware that anything is amiss. Can they set things right, or will Akiba be beat?

Baila Latino
PS4 — Digital

Baila Latino

A fun dance game for all your family and friends!

Black & White Bushido
PS4 — Digital (Out 5/17)

Black & White Bushido

Black & White Bushido is a one to four-player stealth-em-up arena brawl. Choose between the light and the shadow in three challenging game modes. Hide with camouflage, throw shurikens, and drop smoke bombs to beat your friends locally or online.

Chroma Squad
PS4 — Digital (Out 5/19)

Chroma Squad

Chroma Squad is a tactical RPG about five stunt actors who decide to quit their jobs and start their own Power Rangers-inspired TV show! Cast actors, purchase equipment and upgrades for your studio, craft weapons, and build giant Mechas out of cardboard and duct tape. Once the cameras are rolling, control your cast of five colored-jumpsuit-clad warriors in dramatic, turn-based battles!

Deemo: The Last Recital
PS Vita — Digital

Deemo: The Last Recital

Deemo: The Last Recital is a rhythm music game in which the player must hit notes to the melody of the music. Enjoy the rich storytelling as well as tons of DLC content!

Farpoint
PS VR — Digital, Retail

Farpoint

Farpoint is a riveting VR space adventure set on a hostile alien planet. On a mission to pick up scientists studying an anomaly near Jupiter, a sudden rupture nearby sends you and their station crashing onto an unknown alien world. Separated from your colleagues, you must use holographic logs scattered throughout the landscape to reunite with the scientists and escape the planet.

Future Unfolding
PS4 — Digital

Future Unfolding

Future Unfolding is an action adventure that is all about exploration. Your goal is to unfold the mysteries and solve the puzzles hidden in the beautiful landscapes around you.

Hakuoki: Kyoto Winds
PS Vita — Digital, Retail

Hakuoki: Kyoto Winds

This remastered telling of the beloved, visual novel Hakuoki focuses on the story set in Kyoto. The young Chizuru, determined to find her father, will romance the famous samurai of Shinsengumi through a series of engaging stories in this historical fantasy adventure!

Injustice 2
PS4 — Digital, Retail

Injustice 2

Power up and build the ultimate version of your favorite DC legends in Injustice 2. With every match you’ll earn gear to equip, customize, and evolve your roster.

Oceanhorn: Monster of Uncharted Seas
PS Vita — Digital (Out 5/17)

Oceanhorn

Explore the islands of Uncharted Seas, a world filled with many dangers, puzzles, and secrets. Fight monsters, learn to use magic, and discover ancient treasures which will help you on your quest.

Operation Babel: New Tokyo Legacy
PS Vita — Digital, Retail

Operation Babel

Continue the story of Operation Abyss and defend near-future Tokyo from a new threat in this dungeon crawling RPG. When a mysterious object — dubbed the “Embryo” — appears in the sky, the CPA and the Xth Squad are mobilized to face the new threat. Venture into challenging new labyrinths and create the perfect team to challenge each threat.

Seasons After Fall
PS4 — Digital

Seasons After Fall

Seasons After Fall is a 2D platform-puzzler game that will let you dive into a captivating universe and explore a land governed by magic and nature. Using your ability to change the seasons you can alter the world around you to freeze bodies of water in winter, grow plants in the summer, and more!

Shadow Warrior 2
PS4 — Digital (Out 5/19)

Shadow Warrior 2

Shadow Warrior 2 is the stunning evolution of Flying Wild Hog’s offbeat first-person shooter following the further misadventures of former corporate shogun Lo Wang.

Skylar & Plux: Adventure on Clover Island
PS4 — Digital (Out 5/19)

Skylar & Plux

Skylar & Plux: Adventure on Clover Island is an enthusiastic revival of the legendary 3D-platformer genre with classic gameplay, playful gadgets, and a lighthearted story set in a gorgeous, colorful world reminiscent of childhood adventures.

The Surge
PS4 — Digital

Surge

Welcome to CREO, the megacorporation saving our world! A catastrophic event has knocked you out during the first day on the job. You wake up equipped with a heavy-grade exoskeleton, in a destroyed section of the complex. Robots gone haywire, insane augmented co-workers, and rogue AI — everything wants you dead.

Tango Fiesta
PS4 — Digital

Tango Fiesta

Tango Fiesta is an action-packed, top-down shooter for one to four players. Set in a world where the events from every single 80’s action film ever made actually happened to one unlucky hero, John Strong.

PlayStation Music Logo

  • Machine Gun Kelly – bloom
  • B.o.B. – Ether
  • Paramore – After Laughter

PlayStation Video Logo

  • Logan (plus bonus features)

PlayStation Vue Logo

  • Year Million- May 15 at 9/8c (National Geographic)
  • Hack My Life: Inside Hacks- May 16 at 10:30/9:30c (truTV)
  • Twin Peaks- May 21 at 9/8c (Showtime)

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