For those looking to buy Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy on the PS5, you’ll be glad to know that the Guardians of the Galaxy game file size is a pretty manageable 31GB on the next-gen console. However, the same can’t be said for its last-gen sibling, as the PS4 version doubles that, and comes in at 60GB.
This was revealed by reliable PlayStation Network data scraper PlayStation Game Size, and has been confirmed in a screenshot as well Note that this is without any day-one update installed yet.
🚨 Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy
🟩 PS5 : 31.132 GB
🟥 XBOX SERIES S (not Sure About X) : 42.230 GB
🟧 PS4 : 59.997 GB
🟪 PC : 80 GB
— PlayStation Game Size (@PlaystationSize) October 24, 2021
Given the game is available for pre-load, Twitter user @Zuby_Tech did just that on both consoles and here’s a screenshot of the file sizes”
For those wondering why this is the case, the PS5 has hardware accelerate Kraken compression tech that massively reduces file sizes of games, which is honestly needed right now.
Check out the launch trailer for Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy right here where we even get to hear some Motley Crue!
Developed by Eidos-Montreal, Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy is set to launch this October 26 on the PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and PC. Stay tuned to our review for the game hitting the site at some point.