- Number of Players
- Single Player (2 Player Online)
- Action, Arcade, Shooter
- Release Date
- 30th Apr 2021
- 30th Apr 2021
PlayStation Plus Extra (Subscription)
- 13th Jun 2022
- Third Person, Roguelike, Bullet Hell, Sci-Fi, Single Player, Online, Co-Op, Aliens, Console Exclusive, PS Plus Extra
- Controller Support
- Feature Support
- 4K, HDR, 60fps
- Official Site
- Also Available On
Selene Die On
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How to kill every boss in Returnal
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How to unlock the Simulation mode in Returnal
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Can you skip boss fights in Returnal?
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What you keep and what you don't when you die in Returnal
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How to extend your runs in Returnal
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How many hours long is Returnal?
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Can you resume a run after quitting?
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How many different levels are there in Returnal?
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About The Game
BREAK THE CYCLE
After crash-landing on a shape-shifting alien planet, Selene finds herself fighting tooth and nail for survival. Again and again she’s defeated, forced to restart her journey every time she dies.
In this roguelike shooter, both the planet and your equipment change with every cycle, forcing you to adapt your play style and take on evolving challenges.
- Engage enemies in bullet hell-fuelled clashes.
- Scavenge alien tech for upgrades to your abilities.
- Forge a personal connection with the planet and piece together Selene’s story.