Returnal Shows a New Gameplay in State of Play

During the State of Play event, Housemarque has shown a new gameplay footage for Returnal, an upcoming sci-fi horror shooting for PlayStation 5.

In this video, players will see that every time they lost in a battle, Serene, the protagonist will be sent back to her ship as if nothing has happenned.

However, the enemies will have new placements will make players feel like a brand new unexpected experience before showing the story element at the end of the clip.

You may find the detail shared on Sony website below:

Break the cycle of chaos on an always-changing alien planet.

After crash-landing on this shape-shifting world, Selene must search through the barren landscape of an ancient civilization for her escape. Isolated and alone, she finds herself fighting tooth and nail for survival. Again and again, she’s defeated – forced to restart her journey every time she dies.

Through relentless roguelike gameplay, you’ll discover that just as the planet changes with every cycle, so do the items at your disposal. Every loop offers new combinations, forcing you to push your boundaries and approach combat with a different strategy each time.

Brought to life by stunning visual effects, the dark beauty of the decaying world around you is packed with explosive surprises. From high stakes, bullet hell-fuelled combat, to visceral twists and turns through stark and contrasting environments. You’ll explore, discover and fight your way through an unforgiving journey, where mystery stalks your every move.

Designed for extreme replayability, the procedural world of Returnal invites you to dust yourself off in the face of defeat and take on new, evolving challenges with every rebirth.

Returnal is coming to PlayStation 5 on April 30th, 2021