Terminator: Resistance Is Getting Enhanced for the Playstation 5

Terminator: Resistance Infiltrator Mode

Cyborg-blasting FPS Terminator: Resistance is getting an enhanced Playstation 5 version, set to drop next year.

Normally, we’d rib Reef Entertainment for calling it Terminator Resistance: Enhanced but, given the game’s subject matter, the title is spot on. Reviewing the original 2019 release, we called it a “a budget game with a fair amount of soul”, praising the post-apocalyptic landscape but nothing that it was otherwise unremarkable.

Terminator Resistance: Enhanced will add a range of graphics improvements, a better frame rate and will also make use of the DualSense controller’s features. It will also feature an “Infiltratior Mode” that lets you play as a Terminator, instead of Resistance’s standard human protagonist. Sounds cool, right?

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Not exactly. The problem we have is that, while Infiltrator Mode was patched into the Steam release of the game, it was never added to the Playstation 4 version or, we presume, the Xbox One version. If you do manage to hunt down a Playstation 5 you can upgrade for free, but PS4 owners who don’t fork out for a PS5 will end up with less content.

Still, if you didn’t experience it the first time round, Terminator Resistance: Enhanced could be worth plasma-gunning your way through. It’s set to launch on March 26th 2021, if Elon Musk’s robot cars haven’t killed us all first.