PS4 Stealth Release surprises PlayStation fans with a free game
The PS4 has a new free game that came out of nowhere, thanks to a surprise stealth release. The PS5 has been out for a few years now, but the PS4 continues to get lots of new games. In fact, most game releases are still coming to the PS4, as the current-gen install base on PS5, Xbox Series S, and Xbox Series X still isn’t large enough to justify jumping the size. Monster installation of the PS4 and Xbox One. In a few years that will change, but for now the PS4 is getting most of the new releases, and it’s even still getting some surprise releases like Bleach: Brave Souls, a free mobile and PC game that has over 60 million downloads.
In April 2021, publisher KLab Inc. announced that the game would be coming to PS4 and was supposed to release on PS4 in 2021, but that obviously didn’t happen, and it was unclear when it would be released. Then today it came out on PS4 out of nowhere.
The free gacha game debuted in 2015 via mobile phones, and only in Japan. A year later it was released worldwide, then in 2020 it came to PC, and now it’s on PS4.
“Tite Kubo’s hit manga and TV anime series Bleach comes to life in this 3D hack-and-slash action game,” reads an official text for the game. of the Bleach anime, Shonen Jump manga and novels in exquisite detail with fantastic graphics and action-packed gameplay.”
The game has no Metacritic data, so we can’t offer a ton of insight on whether it’s any good, but it does have a “very positive” rating for Steam users, with 86% of 4,993 critics rating the game positively. That said, it’s not terribly difficult to get a “very positive” rating for Steam users, so take that “86%” with a grain of salt.
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