This gorgeous new PlayStation 4 game looks like a Pixar film

Games look better and better every year. Take this as exhibit A:

Ratchet and Clank (PlayStation 4)

Not bad, right? This is the new “Ratchet & Clank” game, which arrived on the PlayStation 4 this past week. 

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title=”This is Ratchet. He’s a ‘lombax’ — a cat-like biped with a penchant for technology and heroism.”
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title=”And here’s his buddy Clank. He’s a robot who usually rides on Ratchet’s back.”
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title=”Like so:”
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caption=”Budz 4eva.”
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title=”These aren’t concept art stills — this is how the game actually looks!”
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title=”Other than the two titular characters, there’s one other staple of the ‘Ratchet & Clank’ world: Captain Quark.”
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caption=”He’s both helpful and detrimental to our heroes.”
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title=”There’s a great relationship between the game’s two main characters, helping to endear them to players even more:”
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title=”And they will need your empathy — nothing less than the fate of the galaxy rests in their hands!”
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title=”And that means fighting huge bosses, like this guy right here:”
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title=”And this guy right here:”
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title=”And definitely this massive hulking beast:”
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title=”But there’s good news: Ratchet has some of the silliest weapons in the universe. Here’s one gun that makes the bad guys get funky:”
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title=”There are, of course, less gigantic enemies to face:”
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caption=”The dialog between Ratchet and enemies like this is often just as good as anything you’d find in a Pixar film.”
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title=”In ‘Ratchet & Clank,’ even the mundane can look pretty as all get out:”
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title=”‘Ratchet & Clank’ is available now on the PlayStation 4 exclusively, and the latest trailer could very well be for a movie. Check it out right here!”
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