A brand new Ghostwire Tokyo update for PlayStation 5 and PC has been deployed by Tango Gameworks, and right here’s what it does.

The new update provides assist for the brand new Japanese Obon Commemoration by including a brand new festive Jinbei costume and a brand new Photo mode emote. This new content material will grow to be out there tomorrow at 11 AM ET / 3 PM UTC (August 4, 12 AM JST).

“Ghostwire: Tokyo is a game about spirits (vanished presences): rescuing them from evil, honoring them, and acknowledging and accepting their passing”, the developer writes. “Obon is a time to commemorate one’s ancestors, whose spirits are believed to temporarily return to this world during this time of year.”

“Obon traditions vary throughout Japan, but the most common are holding summer festivals in school yards or parks, with everyone dancing the Bon Odori together to welcome the spirits of their ancestors. In some areas, an event called “Toro-nagashi” can also be held, through which lanterns are floated down a river or into the ocean to mourn the souls of the departed. Areas impressed by the occasion are featured within the game, and the Tokyo Bon dance is obtainable as an emote in Photo Mode.”

In addition, this new update contains varied bug fixes, together with a PS5-specific repair that addresses a problem that prompted a crash throughout Hyakki Yako.

You’ll discover the official launch notes for this update down under.

Ghostwire Tokyo Update August 1 Release Notes PS5/PC

  • Jinbei Costume: An informal Kimono-style jacket and quick pants, this outfit is ideal whether or not you’re having fun with a summer time competition, or sitting on the porch consuming watermelon.
  • Japanese Sparklers Emote: It isn’t a competition with out fireworks! With this new emote, Akito crouches down and enjoys the flicker of a senko hanabi. (Hanabi actually means, “fire flower.”)


All Platforms – Adjusted Gliding Behavior – Adjusted results – Adjusted emote quantity – Changed acquisition circulate for Bethesda.internet login bonuses – Fixed development problem throughout “Hide and Seek 3” facet mission – Fixed crash problem when altering settings

PlayStation 5 Fixes – Fixed crash problem throughout Hyakki Yako

Ghostwire Tokyo is obtainable globally now for PS5 and PC.

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