Your next-gen games console can enter The Matrix. Epic Games released The Matrix Awakens: An Unreal Engine 5 Experience on PS Store) and (via Microsoft Store) for free during Thursday's . It's a fancy interactive tech demo that includes digitally de-aged re-creations of Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss, who play Neo and Trinity in the Matrix movies.(via
The experience is quite meta, with Reeves and Moss playing hybrids of their real-life selves and their movie characters, but it all looks amazing. The first part is all video, but the chase sequence turns interactive and you're ultimately set free to wander around the impressive city.
The latest movie in the franchise,, meanwhile got a Monday before it hits theaters and on Dec. 22. Members of the movie team, including director Lana Wachowski, worked with Epic Games and its partners to create The Matrix Awakens.