Sony’s upcoming PS4 exclusive The Order 1886 is aiming to become the next big franchise, following in the footsteps of Ubisoft with Watch Dogs, it seems. Speaking to VG24/7, Ready At Dawn CEO Ru Weerasuriya stated that the “first game” is the upcoming PS4 title, set in post-industrial London.
A Vita game after seems likely; could The Order be the next big game series for Sony a la Killzone or Uncharted? Who knows, but new some details shared on the European PlayStation twitter account are very promising.
Everything in The Order 1886 is deformable and acts true to life. #PlayStationGC
— PlayStation Europe (@PlayStationEU) August 21, 2013
This means that “you can shoot things and then keep on shooting those individual elements,” so it seems like an evolved sense of destruction. They followed this up by stating: “With #PS4 we’re getting more real on every front. Not just skin & animation but the way the world interacts.”
It all sounds very impressive, and the new artwork (via) below gives a good sense of what the game will look like, even if it’s not in-game footage.