This occasion shall be a part of IGN’s Summer season of Gaming. Sustain with all of the thrilling bulletins, reveals, gameplay, and extra with our Summer of Gaming hub!
The season of summer season video games bulletins is almost upon us, as Geoff Keighley has formally introduced the date of this yr’s Summer season Sport Fest, with festivities starting on Thursday, June 10.
Summer season Sport Fest will open with an occasion known as Kick Off Stay!, a livestreamed showcase going down on June 10 at 11am PT/2pm ET/7pm UK throughout Twitch, Fb, Twitter, YouTube, and different main streaming companies. The occasion shall be hosted by Geoff Keighley, and guarantees to characteristic “greater than a dozen world premieres and bulletins from choose publishers.”
Alongside new main bulletins, Kick Off Stay! will characteristic Day of the Devs, an indie video games showcase headed up by iam8bit and Double Fantastic Productions. And it’ll additionally embrace a efficiency by Weezer, who will carry out a brand new “stream protected recreation soundtrack tune” that Summer season Sport Fest guarantees shall be freely streamable throughout Twitch, YouTube, and “wherever else with out being blocked or dropping monetization.”
The occasion will proceed over the course of June, with updates from the next publishers to be anticipated both inside Kick Off Stay! or at another level through the full occasion: 2K, Activision, Amazon Video games, Annapurna Interactive, Bandai Namco Leisure, Battlestate Video games, Blizzard Leisure, Capcom, Devolver Digital, Dotemu, Digital Arts, Epic Video games, Finji, Frontier, Gearbox Publishing, Hello-Rez Studios, Interior Sloth, Koch Media, Mediatonic, MiHoYo, PlayStation, Psyonix, Uncooked Fury, Riot Video games, Saber Interactive, Sega, Steam, Sq. Enix, Tribeca Pageant, Tencent Video games, Warner Bros. Video games, Ubisoft, Wizards of the Coast, and Xbox.
A full calendar of free, live-streamed occasions related to Summer season Sport Fest shall be obtainable on the official website.
Although Summer season Sport Fest is not technically a part of E3, it is available in right before E3 starts on June 12. To date, Ubisoft has introduced its personal main occasion on the present, numerous different companions have confirmed their involvement, and EA has announced its annual occasion will not be till July. Summer season Sport Fest can be a definite occasion from IGN’s Summer of Gaming, which is partnered with E3 2021.