Awesome news if you like humor, platformers, good games, or things that make you happy in general. Tim Schafer’s incredible 2003 sleeper hit Psychonauts is now available on the Playstation Store! Too bad Sony doesn’t…actually…know about it.
Or at least, whoever is in charge of the release list doesn’t know. Last Sunday the Playstation Blog listed Psychonauts as one of the games that would be added to the PS4 library on June 7. However, the listing disappeared later in the day, followed by an apology note: “Psychonauts is coming out soon, but not this week,” said the post. “Apologies for the error. Stay tuned for final timing!”
Today is June 7, and contrary to what Sony told us, the game showed up anyway. Will there be an explanation? Who knows and who cares; we’ve got it. The apology note has also been removed.
Psychonauts was announced for rerelease on Playstation 4 last January. At the same time a Psychonauts 2 was announced to be in development, as well as a spinoff for Playstation VR. It’s unknown if either game will make an E3 appearance.
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