Viewable on Twitch and YouTube, the broadcast will start at 1pm PT / 4pm ET / 9pm UK on Thursday.
“You’ll get an extended look at new gameplay footage, including exploration, combat and more,” said Sid Shuman, senior director of content communications at Sony Interactive Entertainment. “The current cut is clocking in around 18 minutes, give or take.”
Revealed in October 2017, Sucker Punch Productions’ open-world adventure game is set during the Mongol invasion of Japan in 1274.
Players take on the role of Jin Sakai, a samurai warrior whose adventure draws on Japanese history and the traditions of samurai cinema to craft what the developer calls “a gorgeous tale of revenge, empowerment, and hope”.