Bethesda has purchased a PlayStation 5 for Deathloop‘s Jason Kelley after the voice actor instructed followers he did not have a copy of the sport or a console to expertise it on.
Just as Deathloop was about to launch, a brief promo clip on the sport’s official Twitter account featured Jason Kelley, the voice actor for protagonist Colt, saying: “I can’t await you guys to get your arms on this online game. If anybody can get me a copy and a PlayStation 5, I might respect it.” This made it clear that Kelley did not personal a copy of Deathloop or a PlayStation 5 to play it on
Hey @Jasonkelley_JK I can in all probability assist discover you a PS5 so you may play it. You deserve a probability to play as Colt and luxuriate in your individual wonderful efficiency. 🙂
— Pete Hines (@DCDeacon) September 13, 2021
While a variety of followers congratulated Kelley on his efficiency within the recreation, Pete Hines – Senior Vice President of Communications at Deathloop writer Bethesda – appeared to supply a resolution to the voice actor’s console associated points. “I can in all probability assist discover you a PS5 so you may play it,” Hines stated in response to the tweet. “You deserve a probability to play as Colt and luxuriate in your individual wonderful efficiency.”
An interview with JumpCut PLAY has since revealed that Hines stayed true to his phrase. Kelley stated, “I made an announcement, I used to be doing a bit and stated that I did not have one and it seems, I used to be simply notified by Bethesda that a PS5 was made obtainable and goes to be shipped to me, with the sport as properly. So, I’ll be taking part in the sport… I’m tremendous excited.”
Some followers may discover Bethesda’s choice to provide Kelley a PlayStation 5 barely amusing, since this yr’s Microsoft acquisition of Bethesda implies that an Xbox-exclusive studio has simply purchased somebody a PS5.
While at present solely obtainable for PlayStation 5, Deathloop will doubtless make its technique to Xbox someday sooner or later. In July, a Deathloop trailer revealed that the exclusivity period for the game would finish on September 14 2022. When it does launch, many followers could also be hoping that Deathloop involves straight to Game Pass, which earlier this yr noticed a number of Bethesda-published games added to its assortment.
For extra on Deathloop, be sure to take a look at our devoted wiki the place you’ll find out details about the sport’s size in addition to a variety of beginner tips and tricks. Be positive to additionally try our review of the sport.
Jared Moore is a freelance author for IGN. You can observe him on Twitter.