It's spooky season (and almost holiday season!) which means that there are lots of fantastic games heading our way over the next couple of months. Did someone say Spider-Man?
As always, we've been busy putting together a list of some particularly noteworthy physical releases headed to both PlayStation 5 and PS4 over the next few weeks, as well as a larger selection of games that could well be worth checking out. Have a browse below and let us know if you decide to treat yourself to anything in the comments.
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Assassin's Creed Mirage - 5th October
Assassin's Creed Mirage sneaks onto PS5 and PS4 on 5th October.
Described as a "smaller scale, back to basics" take on the franchise, Mirage brings back the series' trademark parkour and stealth gameplay and is set in 9th century Baghdad. You play as Basim, a young street thief seeking answers and uncovering the mysteries of the past as you fight to secure your future. You can grab a copy below.
Sonic Superstars - 17th October
On 17th October, everyone's favourite blue blur speeds onto PS5 and PS4 in Sonic Superstars.
This new platformer will have players setting off on an all-new 2D adventure through the mystical Northstar Islands as Sonic, Tails, Knuckles, and Amy. All-new Emerald powers are also in play, allowing you to move and attack in "dynamic new ways". Early impressions have been positive, with features like a series-first co-op campaign seeming to be welcome additions to the regular formula. You can treat yourself to a copy below.
Marvel's Spider-Man 2 - 20th October
Here it is. The big one. Marvel's Spider-Man 2 lands on PS5 on 20th October.
Peter Parker and Miles Morales both return for an all-new adventure in the critically acclaimed series, once again travelling across New York and coming up against new stories, new powers, and iconic villain, Venom. You'll be able to quickly swap between each Spider-Man in the game, and New York is said to be bigger than ever before, featuring two new boroughs – Brooklyn and Queens.
More pre-order options are available here. Oh, and don't forget the gorgeous Spider-Man PS5 console and Dualsense controller.