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The developer took to Twitter today (June 17) to confirm a that the still unnamed character will be playable in the upcoming game. Insomniac described her as a “mysterious new female Lombax from another dimension”, although it is currently unclear how large of a role she will play.
Check out the tweet below.
— Insomniac Games (@insomniacgames) June 16, 2020
The studio first unveiled Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart last week during Sony’s Future Of Gaming event for the PlayStation 5. The trailer gave fans a glimpse of what they can expect from the latest entry in the beloved Ratchet & Clank franchise, including its new playable Lombax.
Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart is the latest game in the franchise, which debuted in 2002. The series’ most recent is the 2016 re-imagining of the 2002 original for the PS4. A release date for Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart has not been announced.
During the Sony event, Insomniac Games also revealed Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales, which is set be a launch title for the PS5 when the system launches during the 2020 holiday season.
The developer has also confined that Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales will be a standalone game set within the Marvel’s Spider-Man universe. It will feature a shorter playtime, much like Naughty Dog’s Uncharted: Lost Legacy, which focused on side characters from the main franchise.