The Internet Thinks It’s Found the PS5’s Codename

If Internet sleuths are to be believed, the PlayStation 5’s codename is ‘Erebus’.

Detailed by ResetEra user Gemüsepizza, two lists of platforms in the Unreal Engine 4’s backend now include a mention of Erebus. Erebus seemingly wasn’t a part of these lists until the latest update to the engine. One list is included below:

A few extra factors have contributed to why people think this could refer to PS5. First, the name itself: Erebus is a Greek deity that personified darkness. More pertinently, he’s pointed to as one of the first five (get it?) beings in existence.

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