Photo Credit: Marvel's Spider-Man on PS4 via Elan Ruskin / Twitter Screengrab
Are You Playing? That is, are you a fan of Marvel's Spider Man on Play Station 4?
If you are and if you happen to be not Jewish – and if you play this game on a Saturday – you may have noticed one of the special hidden secrets now revealed on Twitter by Insomniac Games senior engine programmer Elan Ruskin :
For those who play the game on Saturdays, on that day there are no orthodox Jewish characters to be seen.
If you think about how it is possible for the program to know when it is the Sabbath (Saturday) for the player, Ruskin answered the question when asked by a person on a Twitter thread:
"Reality Saturday "It controls the clock on your PS4," Ruskin replied.
This feels like the right time to mention an Easter egg that everyone has gone through so far: these guys don't work on Saturdays! pic.twitter.com/kJydFBG4DG
̵1; Elan Ruskin (@despair) April 19, 2019