E3 2015: I’m Speechless; The Last Guardian Is Coming to PS4

the last guardian ps4Team Ico has an amazing track record, having built two of the most impossibly beautiful video games of all time. In fact, I probably don’t even have to mention the names of those games (they’re Ico and Shadow if the Colossus, by the way).

They announced their newest game, The Last Guardian, way back in 2008. The game had been mentioned a few times since then, but by 2015, the world was ready to give up on what was once set to follow up Shadow of the Colossus, a nearly impossible task.

Then, at E3 2015, Sony opened their press conference with gameplay footage and a 2016 release date.

the last guardian ps4I can’t even begin to express the emotions that I was flooded with upon seeing this footage, this new hope for what might be one of the most emotionally impactful games of the decade.

It’s real. I think I cried a little.