• Ben Thompson

Wreckfest coming to PlayStation 5 on June 1st

THQ Nordic has revealed that Wreckfest is coming to Wrext-gen in the form of a PlayStation 5 release this June.


The PlayStation 5 version of the critcally acclaimed demolition derby racer will offer the best Wreckfest experience on consoles, taking full advantage of the PS5s power. Not only will it run at a glorious 4k resolution at 60 frames per second, but it will also offer enhanced visuals such as dynamic dirt on vehicles, polished visual effects and better textures. To top it off the multiplayer now caters for up to 24 players on the track for even more intense carnage.


A full list of the new features can be seen below:

  • Dynamic dirt on vehicles

  • Improved shadows, particles, and environment lighting

  • Higher resolution textures

  • Increased amount of foliage

  • Godrays

  • New visual effects for skidmarks

  • DualSense haptic effects

  • Much faster loading times

Wreckfest will be hitting PlayStation 5 this June 1st 2021 both digitally and physically. Existing owners of Wreckfest on PlayStation 4 will be able to upgrade their version to the enchanced PS5 version for £9.99/$9.99/€9.99.