In the Sony State of Play livestream, a new action game, Hood: Outlaws & Legends was announced. While the video doesn’t explain all that well what kind of game Hood: Outlaws & Legends is exactly, Focus Home Interactive explains that this is a new PvPvE multiplayer heist set in a medieval world.
The video shows off several different combat styles, including ranged, melee, and some finishers that appear to be stealthlike in nature.
We are pleased to announce Hood: Outlaws & Legends, developed by @SumoDigitalLtd! Compete with rival gangs in intense PvPvE multiplayer heists set in a brutal medieval world. Coming to PS5, PS4, XSX, X1, and PC in 2021. pic.twitter.com/zOLEzLhFPG— Focus Home Interactive (@FocusHome) August 6, 2020
While Hood: Outlaws & Legends was announced during the Sony State of Play, fear not for the game is planned to come to PS5, PS4, XSX, X1 and PC sometime in 2021.
As the name suggests, Hood, means to reimagine the legendary Robin Hood character into a more visceral and exciting combat and theft-oriented gameplay experience. The game will allow two 4 vs 4 teams to battle against each other as they take on a heist where they will also have to contend with plenty of AI controlled guards.
You can learn much more about what this game actually is on Playstations Official Blog.