Honkai: Star Rail to launch on PS5 with version 1.4 update

PHILIPPINES – Mobile video game Honkai: Star Rail is set to take its fans on a new adventure with the release of its Version 1.4 update and its official launch on PlayStation 5 (PS5) on October 11, 2023.

The game, which features a sci-fi space exploration theme, has been captivating players with its stunning graphics, engaging story, and diverse gameplay since its debut in 2022. The game’s developer, miHoYo, announced the upcoming release during the “Jolted Awake From a Winter Dream” Special Program Livestream on September 29, 2023.

The Version 1.4 update promises to bring a host of new features, areas, and gameplay to the game’s existing content. Players can explore new game zones such as the “Old Weapons Testing Ground” and the “Pillars of Creation”, where they can encounter new challenges and secrets. They can also experience a new video game mode called “Aetherium Wars”, where they can join forces with other players to fight against powerful enemies and compete for rewards.

The update also introduces new characters to the Honkai universe, adding more variety and depth to the game’s character roster. Jingliu, Guinaifen, and the dynamic duo Topaz & Numby are set to make their debut, each with their own unique skills and personalities. Additionally, the fan-favorite character Seele is returning to the game, giving players another chance to recruit her to their team.

One of the most exciting aspects of the release is its cross-platform availability. Honkai: Star Rail will be available on PC, iOS, Android, and now, the PS5, allowing players to enjoy the game on their preferred device. The PS5 version will offer enhanced graphics, performance, and features, making it a next-generation gaming experience.

But the fun doesn’t end there. Honkai: Star Rail is also inviting players to join the “Time to Feast! Astral Express Pit Stop” event, which runs from October 11 to November 11, 2023. This event allows players to taste delicious dishes prepared by the conductor and the whimsical “Chef” Pom-Pom in the game. They can also obtain exclusive merchandise by participating in various activities and missions. The event also extends to real-life restaurants in select countries worldwide, where players can enjoy themed menus and decorations inspired by Honkai: Star Rail.

For more information about the release and the event, players can visit https://hsr.hoyoverse.com/feast.

Honkai: Star Rail is a game that offers endless possibilities and surprises for its fans. With the Version 1.4 update and the PS5 launch, players can look forward to a thrilling October 11, 2023, as they embark on a new journey through the ever-expanding universe of this beloved game.