Organizer and host of The Recreation Awards Geoff Keighley has introduced Summer time Recreation Fest, a summer-long all-digital occasion that guarantees to ship followers breaking information, in-game occasions, and free playable content material.
Operating from Might to August of this yr, the occasion guarantees updates for video games and platforms from the next firms:
- 2K Video games
- Bandai Namco
- Blizzard Leisure
- CD Projekt Purple
- Digital Extremes
- Digital Arts
- Sony Interactive Leisure
- Sq. Enix
- Non-public Division
- Riot Video games
- Warner Bros. Interactive Leisure
Keighley additionally says extra publishers will likely be introduced in coming weeks. Throughout this pageant, Steam, Xbox, and “different platforms” will give followers the prospect to play restricted demos and trials of choose video games. Steam’s Recreation Pageant is at present set to run from June 9 to 14, with extra platform dates to be introduced. In response to a press launch, we are going to study extra particulars about Microsoft’s participation subsequent week – presumably following Xbox’s particular Series X-focused Inside Xbox stream on May 7.
As a part of Summer time Recreation Fest, streams will happen throughout Fb, Mixer, Twitch, Twitter, YouTube, and different retailers and media companions. Keighley will host pre- and post-shows for marquee writer occasions. Keighley can also be partnering with iam8bit to provide a showcase occasion to focus on upcoming video games.
Your complete Summer time Recreation Fest leads as much as Gamescom: Opening Evening Stay on August 24, which can function a “spectacular, industry-wide finale” to the digital occasion season. Whereas the web site is not reside but, you possibly can go to the official website in coming days to study extra about Geoff Keighley’s new and thrilling enterprise.
Summer time Recreation Fest additionally launched a promotional announcement video, which you’ll see beneath.