Xbox has introduced its plans for Gamescom 2022, together with its recreation line-up.
Xbox could have 5 first-party titles out there to play at its sales space this 12 months: Age Of Empires 4, Grounded, Microsoft Flight Sim, Pentiment, and Sea Of Thieves. There may even be 9 third-party titles out there on the sales space, together with A Plague Tale: Requiem, Disney Dreamlight Valley, Gunfire Reborn, Inkulinati, Last Case of Benedict Fox, Lies Of P, Lightyear Frontier, Planet Of Lana, and You Suck At Parking.
There may even be an Xbox Gamescom livestream on Thursday August 25 from 1PM BST – 7PM BST / 2:00PM CEST – 8:00pm CEST that can characteristic developer interviews and in-game footage on most of the beforehand talked about titles, in addition to different video games together with Minecraft Legends and High On Life.
Both PlayStation and Nintendo are skipping Gamescom this 12 months, making Xbox the one main console competitor to attend the occasion. Major publishers Activision Blizzard and Take-Two are additionally skipping out on the occasion this 12 months, however Bandai Namco, Embracer, and Ubisoft could have a presence.
The Gamescom Opening Night Live occasion hosted by Geoff Keighley will happen on August 23 at 7PM BST – 8PM CEST. It will run for round two hours and options information and updates on 30 totally different video games. Two of those embody the upcoming Sonic Frontiers, which is presently slated for a launch later this 12 months, and a “brand new sci-fi IP” from the developer behind the aquatic survival recreation Subnautica.
The 2022 occasion is notable for being the primary in-person Gamescom occasion since 2019, following the COVID-19 pandemic. As at all times, will probably be held in Cologne, Germany from August 23 – August 28.
In different information, Nintendo not too long ago held a digital presentation for its upcoming shooter Splatoon 3, and shared particulars on what gamers can anticipate each on the recreation’s launch and relating to post-launch updates.