Ratchet & Clank: Nexus News

Ratchet and Clank: Nexus confirmed for November

Ratchet and Clank: Nexus confirmed for November

Insomniac's budget-priced epilogue "ties a bow" on the PS3 era.

Ratchet and Clank: Nexus will release in Europe online and at retail on 13th November, developer Insomniac has confirmed via the official PlayStation blog.

The game is a budget-priced epilogue to the duo's Future series, which encompasses the wonderful trilogy of Tools of Destruction, Quest For Booty and A Crack in Time. We're promised "an all-new story, an all-new arsenal, and all-new gadgets”.

"Some of you have asked us why we made a shorter Ratchet game," says the post by James Stevenson, Insomniac's Senior Community Manager. "The truth is, we relished this ability to tie a bow on the PS3 era of Ratchet with a shorter title. All of us love the Ratchet universe - and after 12 years developing the series, it feels like a very close friend.

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Ratchet & Clank: Into the Nexus announced

Ratchet & Clank: Into the Nexus announced

Out on PS3 this Christmas.

Insomniac Games has announced Ratchet & Clank: Into the Nexus for PlayStation 3.

Into the Nexus revisits Ratchet's personal story arc, Insomniac's community manager James Stevenson wrote on the PlayStation Blog. It's a single-player epilogue to the Future games, with Tools of Destruction and A Crack in Time creative director Brian Allgeier at the helm.

Stevenson described the game as "a story-driven platform adventure, with the humour and heart that make the franchise so beloved". Later, he called it a "classic" Ratchet game. Its debut trailer is below.

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