PlayStation four house owners could have an opportunity to check out Nioh 2 earlier than the sport launches on March 13. Sony revealed by way of a publish on the PlayStation Blog that Nioh 2 could have a free trial that runs from Friday, February 28 at 12 a.m. PT to Sunday, March 1 at 11:59 p.m. PT. PlayStation Plus just isn't required to entry the demo. [widget path="global/article/imagegallery" parameters="albumSlug=nioh-2-story-screenshots&captions=true"] The demo consists of possibilities to attempt character customization, the Yokai summoning mechanics, and a brand new reworking weapon referred to as the Switchglaive. Summoning Yokai is a brand new function in Nioh 2 that opens the door to highly effective assaults. Staff Ninja producer Fumihiko Yasuda stated that Yokai play an enormous half within the recreation as a result of the workforce, "needed to share that Japanese custom with the world." [ignvideo url="https://www.ign.com/videos/2020/01/23/nioh-2-story-trailer"] For extra on Group Ninja's upcoming motion title, learn how Nioh 2 is more challenging than the first. Plus, study Nioh 2's post-launch DLC plan. If you wish to put together for the sequel, take a look at IGN's Nioh guide for ideas and tips. Nioh 2 does not launch for an additional month, however Workforce Ninja is already excited about its subsequent recreation, and Yasuda stated that Team Ninja is well aware that fans want another Ninja Gaiden game. [poilib element="accentDivider"] Logan Plant is a information author for IGN, and the Manufacturing Assistant for Nintendo Voice Chat, IGN's weekly Nintendo present. You'll find him on Twitter at @LoganJPlant.