Sony Interactive Entertainment
Available on
  • 1 player
Game overview

Connect a fractured society in the definitive Death Stranding experience for PlayStation®5.

From legendary game creator Hideo Kojima comes a genre-defying experience, now expanded and remastered for PS5 in this definitive DIRECTOR’S CUT.

In the future, a mysterious event known as the Death Stranding has opened a doorway between the living and the dead, leading to grotesque creatures from the afterlife roaming the fallen world marred by a desolate society.

As Sam Bridges, your mission is to deliver hope to humanity by connecting the last survivors of a decimated America.

Can you reunite the shattered world, one step at a time?

Key features

Remastered for the PS5 console

Take on the trials of Sam Bridges with advanced combat, more character actions and a competitive ranking system for special player challenges* in this definitive DEATH STRANDING experience.

Expanded content 

Experience an extended storyline through new missions in an expanded area. Make use of additional weapons and vehicles, take on new enemy types and explore new locations such as the Firing Range and Racetrack, featuring extra missions and minigames.

Unique “Social Strand System™”

Stay connected with other players from around the globe.* Donate valuable resources to rebuild structures in your world and others’, and offer likes in support of player structures that appear in yours to reward them for their contributions.


*Internet and account for PlayStation™Network required.

Available on PlayStation Store


Standard Edition


Digital Deluxe Edition

  • New in-game suit colours
  • New in-game power glove colours
  • New in-game BB Pod options
  • New in-game backpack patches
  • Digital mini art book + OST app
  • Avatar set

Standard Edition

  • Death Stranding™

DEATH STRANDING Digital Deluxe Edition


    Death Stranding Director's Cut Digital Deluxe Edition

    Full game digital download
    Death Stranding Director's Cut Avatar Set

    In-game items

    Backpack Patches

    • Bridges Special Delivery Team Suit (Gold)
    • BB pod customization (Chiral Gold)
    • Power Gloves (Gold)
    • Bridges Special Delivery Team Suit (Silver)
    • BB pod customization (Omnireflector)
    • Power Gloves (Silver)

    PS5 features

    • Haptic feedback: Experience environment effects with the DualSense™ wireless controller’s haptic
    • Adaptive triggers: Get closer to the world of DEATH STRANDING with bespoke adaptive trigger
    • Tempest 3D AudioTech on compatible headphones: Hear sound effects come to life in 3D Audio (requires compatible headphones).
    • Fast loading: Get into the action quickly with the PS5 console’s ultra-fast SSD and near-instant load
    • Stunning visuals: Choose from two picture modes – performance mode with scaled 4K and up to 60fps or fidelity mode in native 4K – both with HDR support, so you can enjoy stunningly clear graphics and advanced texture streaming.* DEATH STRANDING DIRECTOR'S CUT offers a Widescreen Mode for an ultra-wide play experience, using the console’s standard 16:9 aspect ratio to display letterboxed gameplay equivalent to 21:9 aspect ratio.

    *4K and HDR require a 4K & HDR compatible TV or display.

    Discover the world of Death Stranding

    Get to know the story behind Death Stranding and go inside the mind of Hideo Kojima.

    How to upgrade

    If you already own a PS4™ version of DEATH STRANDING, you can get the PS5™ DEATH STRANDING DIRECTOR’S CUT Digital Deluxe Edition for a discounted price and you do not need to purchase this product. Owners of a PS4 disc copy must insert it into the PS5 every time they want to download or play the PS5 digital version. PS4 game disc owners who buy the PS5 Digital Edition disc-free console will not be able to get the PS5 version for the discounted price.

    How to transfer your Death Stranding save from PS4 to PS5

    1. Load the PlayStation 4 version of DEATH STRANDING on your PlayStation 4 or PlayStation 5 console while connected to the internet.
    2. When in-game, press the OPTIONS button to open the Cuff Link terminal, then press the left directional button to open the side menu, scroll down and select System.
    3. Select the Export Save Data option.
    4. A screen will appear detailing what will, and will not, carry over into DEATH STRANDING DIRECTOR’S CUT from your existing save data. Once you have read this, select the OK option.*
    5. A copy of the save data will then be exported and uploaded to the cloud.
    6. The Death Stranding save data that's currently in use will be exported, and uploaded to the server. Please wait until a message informing you that the export process has been completed is displayed.
    7. Load DEATH STRANDING DIRECTOR’S CUT on your PlayStation 5 console while connected to the internet.**
    8. In the main menu select the Load Game (PlayStation 4 to PlayStation 5) option. This will access your save data from the cloud and create new save data on your PS5 - allowing you to continue your transferred progress in DEATH STRANDING DIRECTOR’S CUT.
    9. You will now be able to play using your Death Stranding save data. Please note that new DEATH STRANDING DIRECTOR'S CUT save data will be created immediately after you start playing.

    *Please note that the following in-game conditions need to be met before you can use the "Export Save Data": You must open the cuff links in front of a delivery terminal at a facility. You cannot export your save data if there are any Orders for Sam currently active. If there are active Orders for Sam, you must first complete the orders before exporting the save data.

    ** In order to load exported Death Stranding save data, you must be launch Death Stranding: Director's Cut using the same PlayStation Network account that was used to create the save data.

    Sony Interactive Entertainment Europe
    English, French (France), German, Greek, Italian, Japanese, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil), Portuguese (Portugal), Russian, Spanish, Spanish (Mexico)
    Screen Languages:
    Arabic, Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional), Czech, Dutch, English, French (France), German, Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil), Portuguese (Portugal), Russian, Spanish, Spanish (Mexico), Turkish
    Download of this product is subject to the PlayStation Network Terms of Service and our Software Usage Terms plus any specific additional conditions applying to this product. If you do not wish to accept these terms, do not download this product. See Terms of Service for more important information.

    You can download and play this content on the main PS5 console associated with your account (through the “Console Sharing and Offline Play” setting) and on any other PS5 consoles when you login with your same account.

    See Health Warnings for important health information before using this product.

    Library programs ©Sony Interactive Entertainment Inc. exclusively licensed to Sony Interactive Entertainment Europe. Software Usage Terms apply, See for full usage rights.