What is Ghost of Tsushima About?

Ghost of Tsushima is another smash hit on the PlayStation 4.
Ghost of Tsushima is another smash hit on the PlayStation 4. / Photo by Sucker Punch

What is Ghost of Tsushima about is something fans are looking up when considering purchasing the title.

Ghost of Tsushima is the latest release from developer Sucker Punch which notably developed the inFAMOUS and Sly Coopers series' on Sony's consoles over the years. The game's been applauded for its open world play, in-depth Photo Mode, combat and more. It's yet another strong release in the PlayStation 4's lifetime following The Last of Us Part II.

So, what is Ghost of Tsushima about? Here's everything you need to know.

What is Ghost of Tsushima About?

Ghost of Tsushima is a fictional tale set in the late 13th century as players control samurai Jin Sakai. The game opens with the Mongol Empire, led by fictional villain Khotun Khan, invading Tsushima Island.

After the introduction, players set out to rid Tsushima Island of the Mongols and defeat Khotun Khan. Players learn very early on that Khotun Khan has familial ties to both Kublai and Genghis Khan.

Fans of titles such as The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and the Batman Arkham series should feel at home playing Ghost of Tsushima. It's a giant open world in Feudal Japan which acts as a gorgeous backdrop for the adventures ahead.

Ghost of Tsushima is available now exclusively on PlayStation 4.