Summer Game Fest has established itself as a bunch platform, of varieties, for gaming finds and occasions that may stretch over the Summer months. This 12 months, alternatively, Geoff Keighley will host a ‘kickoff’ tournament that’ll be stuffed with international premieres and bulletins, giving avid gamers a central tournament along with the various smaller presentations. It’s additionally proper earlier than E3, in a scrumptious little bit of PR war.
As with closing 12 months, alternatively, there will be so much happening within the coming weeks and months, so we’re going to stay this information up to date with all of the main points you wish to have.
What is Summer Game Fest?
Summer Game Fest made its debut in 2020, very a lot filling a void of cancelled in-person occasions like E3, PAX and so forth. Its quite a lot of movies and reside streams stretched over 4 months, albeit one of the vital finds and occasions have been a lot smaller than others.
Though Summer Game Fest hosted quite a lot of scoops in 2020, its main Kickoff Live tournament this 12 months is a reaction to those who need a standard main display to incorporate finds, exclusives and so forth. This 12 months, up to now, turns out extra concerned with a smaller collection of main occasions versus smaller, fragmented finds all through Summer 2020.
When is Summer Game Fest 2021?
Summer Game Fest kicks off with its show off tournament on Thursday tenth June 2021; not like different digital occasions / expos it would possibly not then finish a couple of days later. It’ll function a hub for finds and gaming occasions all through the Summer.
Summer Game Fest: Kickoff Live, the primary livestreamed tournament anticipated to be stuffed with finds, begins at 11am Pacific / 2pm Eastern / 7pm UK / 8pm CEST.
Summer Game Fest Conference Times
Moving past the Kick-Off show off, Summer Game Fest is moderately cheeky in that it even lists meetings which are technically a part of E3. In any case, those are all the reside occasions showed up to now.
|Summer Game Fest: Kickoff Live||tenth June||11am Pacific / 2pm Eastern / 7pm UK / 8pm CEST|
|Koch Prime Time||eleventh June||12pm Pacific / 3pm Eastern / 8pm UK / 9pm CEST|
|Ubisoft Forward||twelfth June||12pm Pacific / 3pm Eastern / 8pm UK / 9pm CEST|
|Devolver Digital||twelfth June||1:30pm Pacific / 4:30pm Eastern / 9:30pm UK / 10:30pm CEST|
|Xbox & Bethesda Games Showcase||thirteenth June||10am Pacific / 1pm Eastern / 6pm UK / 7pm CEST|
|Steam Next Fest||sixteenth June||10am Pacific / 1pm Eastern / 6pm UK / 7pm CEST (runs till twenty second June with demos and so forth on Steam)|
|Sonic Symphony Orchestra||twenty third June||12pm Pacific / 3pm Eastern / 8pm UK / 9pm CEST|
|EA Play Live||twenty second July||TBC|
We’ll replace this information with extra details about convention instances as they are is launched.
Who’s collaborating in Summer Game Fest 2021?
A bunch of sport publishers have dedicated to Summer Game Fest with a lot of occasions. We’ll replace the record underneath as extra are introduced, however the present record of publishers collaborating is already really extensive. That stated, Nintendo isn’t recently slated to take part in any respect.
Game Publishers Attending Summer Game Fest and E3 2021
Here is the record of all showed publishers collaborating in Summer Game Fest 2021:
- Amazon Games
- Annapurna Interactive
- Bandai Namco Entertainment
- Battlestate Games
- Blizzard Entertainment
- Devolver Digital
- Electronic Arts
- Epic Games
- Gearbox Publishing
- Hi-Rez Studios
- Inner Sloth
- Koch Media
- Raw Fury
- Riot Games
- Saber Interactive
- Square Enix
- Tribeca Festival
- Tencent Games
- Warner Bros
- Wizards of the Coast
Where can I watch Summer Game Fest: Kickoff Live?
As you would be expecting you’ll watch the development for your reside streaming platform of selection, on Twitch and YouTube.
We plan to host the move in conjunction with a reside weblog / reside chat right here on Nintendo Life as neatly – here is hoping for some juicy Nintendo Switch finds!
How to look at Summer Game Fest
Each writer will most probably host their occasions on their person social media / streaming platforms, whilst the overall Summer Game Fest channels may also be a just right possibility on Twitch and YouTube.
Here on Nintendo Life we’re going to host reside streams and blogs of occasions we expect have a top likelihood of Switch content material, or are merely of hobby. At provide this will likely come with the Kickoff Live show off, Koch Prime Time, Ubisoft Forward, Sonic Symphony Orchestra and EA Play Live.
Do I’ve to pay for Summer Game Fest?
Nope, all the occasions are unfastened!
Let us know underneath if you have got every other questions and we’re going to endeavour to replace this information with solutions. Otherwise, tell us if you are excited for Summer Game Fest underneath.