Death Stranding Director's Cut confirmed for release on iPhone, iPad and Mac on January 30


Death Stranding, Hideo Kojima's original package delivery title that first launched as a PlayStation exclusive in 2019 and was later ported to PC, has a new release date on Apple devices. The Director's Cut version of the game is coming to iPhone, iPad, and Mac on January 30, with pre-orders currently open, 505 Games announced on Tuesday. The studio, which was also responsible for the PC port, will be bringing Kojima Productions' title to compatible Apple devices. These include the A17 Pro-powered iPhone 15 Pro and iPhone 15 Pro Max, and iPad and macOS devices running the M1 chip or later. Death Standing was first announced for Apple platforms at the company's WWDC event last June, where Kojima showed off Mac gameplay and promised support for future titles.

505 Games announced that Death Stranding Director's Cut will launch on Apple's App Store on January 30, with a 50 percent discount for users who pre-order the game. In India, the game is priced at a discounted price of Rs. 1,999. The studio also confirmed that the game will be available for universal purchase, meaning users will only have to purchase it once to access it on multiple Apple devices.

Apple has made a big gaming push on its platform over the past few months, announcing several AAA titles on its platform that were previously only available on consoles and Windows PCs. At its iPhone 15 event in September, the Cupertino, California-based company confirmed that graphics-intensive titles like Resident Evil 4 Remake, Resident Evil Village, Death Stranding, and Assassin's Creed Mirage will come to the iPhone 15 Pro and iPhone 15 Pro Max. , Apple said its six-core A17 Pro chipset allows its mobile devices to run AAA games at overall framerates and graphical presentation.

The two Resident Evil games have already launched on iOS, iPadOS, and macOS, with the Resident Evil 4 remake releasing on compatible Apple devices last month. While Death Stranding Director's Cut will arrive later this month, Assassin's Creed Mirage is set to debut on the iPhone later this year.

Death Stranding was initially released on PS4 in 2019, with a PC port coming a year later. A Director's Cut version of the game, with enhanced graphics and new gameplay elements, originally launched on PS5 in late 2021. The genre-bending game is set in a post-apocalyptic world, where an extinction event has opened a portal between the land of the living and that of the dead. The game's protagonist, Sam Porter Bridges (played by Norman Reedus), is tasked with connecting the scattered remains of society living in bunkers in a desolate area of ​​the United States.

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