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Summer time Recreation Fest Returns This June With In-Particular person Showcase


Host Geoff Keighley stands with a microsoft in his left hand during a presentation The Game Awards 2018.

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We already knew Summer time Recreation Fest, Geoff Keighley’s reply to E3, would come again for 2024, and now we’ve a date. The annual cavalcade of trailers, demos, and divulges will kick off with a dwell showcase in Los Angeles on June 7.

In a press launch emailed to Kotaku, the SGF PR crew mentioned that the occasion will happen on June 7 at 5 p.m. ET on the YouTube Theater in LA’s Hollywood Park. Members of the general public can attend, and tickets will go on sale on Could 7 at Ticketmaster. We don’t know the way lengthy the presentation will run for or what precisely might be proven, however we do know we’ll get “new online game bulletins, first-looks, and trailers.” Keighley additionally tweeted about it on March 13, saying that there can be “hundreds of in individual followers and tens of millions watching on-line.” When June 7 rolls round, you’ll be capable to catch Summer time Recreation Fest on Steam, TikTok, Twitch, Twitter, and YouTube.

Instantly following SGF might be a Day of the Devs associate showcase to “highlight the ever rising unbiased sport group.” Day of the Devs: SGF Version will function over a dozen video games from a various set of builders to “have fun the creativity, range, and magic of video video games.” Range issues, y’all. There might be different livestreams and occasions throughout Summer time Recreation Fest, too, in addition to the SGF Play Days, an invite-only occasion for people to go hands-on with upcoming video games from June 8-10. So, be looking out for previews of video games dropping this 12 months and subsequent.

Talking of which, final 12 months’s Summer time Recreation Fest showcase included stellar reveals and in-depth appears to be like at some huge video games. We noticed Armored Core VI: Fires of Rubicon, Cyberpunk 2077‘s enlargement Phantom Liberty, Dragon’s Dogma 2, a brand-new Naruto combating sport, Star Wars Outlaws, and rather more. It’s doable that, with 2024 feeling like a quieter 12 months in comparison with 2023, this June’s Summer time Recreation Fest will give some thrilling fall and winter releases to get hyped for.