We sit down with Insomniac Games to talk about its upcoming PlayStation 5 exclusive, and the benefits and challenges that come with developing a true next-gen adventure. And by that we mean it, with Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart looking incredible running on PS5 hardware.
And so after seeing lots (and lots) of gameplay as part of a preview event, our own resident Ratchet-orian, Adam 'Griz' Mathew sat down with Mike Daly, Lead Designer at Insomniac Games to talk about the upcoming release.
Here's a snippet that includes some unfortunate news about Captain Copernicus Leslie Qwark.
AusGamers: Something has been gnawing at us since the first reveal. In many ways, Captain Copernicus Leslie Qwark has been quite integral to Ratchet and Clank's comedic stylings – he's almost as iconic as your two titular heroes. From everything I've seen, his appearance in Rift Apart seems somewhat token. Are you pulling back a little bit on this character -- is he sort of like a cameo now?
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