Stray review: Everybody wants to be a cat

It’s refreshing when an unlikely game lights the world up with a trailer and suddenly finds itself the centre of huge interest – and that’s what Stray achieved when it was unveiled alongside the PS5 in mid-2020. The sheer novelty that you play as a cat may account for some of that, but its visual flair and mysterious story played their part, too. Best upcoming PS5 games: PlayStation titles to anticipate Fast forward two years, Stray is finally here. But was it worth the wait? We’ve been playing through it in order to find out. A decaying world Stray opens with a lovely vignette, sampling the life of a ginger