What to expect from Gamescom 2022?

THE gamescom Returning in 2022 in person and online format. On August 23, St Opening Night Live, a live stream leading up to the event where developers give presentations about their games and plans for the near future. Find out what to expect below Gamescom 2022And whether it is possible to wait for announcements related to it Starfield, Assassin’s Creed or Sonic Frontiers.

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First of all, as we’ve seen at other gaming events, this year’s Gamescom will have some notable absences. Nintendo and Game stationFor example, it was left out of this edition.

On the other hand, other big names have been confirmed for the event. The list includes Xbox and Bethesda, Ubisoft, Bandai Namco, SEGA, Activision and Koch Media. This way, fans can expect news and announcements from these developers.

Xbox and Bethesda

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In July, Microsoft confirmed that it will be at Gamescom to share news about already announced games coming to Xbox in the next 12 months. In this way, basing is possible List of titles shown at the Xbox & Bethesda Showcase last June.

The company could choose, for example, to show more details about Minecraft Legends, the new strategy game in the franchise. Grounded and A Plague Tale: Requiem are nearing release and may get new trailers at launch. Who knows, fans might be surprised by new images and details about Hollow Knight: Silksong and Forza Motorsport, as both games were revealed at the recent presentation.

As for Bethesda, its most prominent releases are Redfall and Starfield, so it’s possible that the studio will show off new content from both games.

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Ubisoft has not confirmed what it will show at the event. However, the company has scheduled Ubisoft Forward for the month of September, so it will likely save its major announcements for that occasion, including the long-awaited news about the future of Assassin’s Creed.

We’ll see more of Skull and Bones at Gamescom’s Opening Night Live. The multiplayer pirate game recently received a full reveal, which will be released on November 8, 2022 for PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, and PC.

Another title that could appear at the fair is Mario + Rabbids: Sparks of Hope, which is coming to Switch on October 20th. Additionally, another game that could be featured is Roller Champions, as recently the company had to deny rumors of the game’s possible cancellation.

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Bandai Namco

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Through a press release, Bandai Namco chose to reveal the lineup of games it will be bringing to Gamescom. In total, the publisher will have three games available at the show with imminent releases.

The first is Park Beyond, a strategy game in which you can create the amusement parks of your dreams. The second is The Devil in Me , a new title from the anthology The Dark Pictures, recently published by Supermassive. Finally, there will be One Piece Odyssey. Recently, an RPG based on a famous anime series is available for public testing at various gaming events, such as the Grand Festival itself.

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Like Ubisoft, SEGA hasn’t confirmed which games it will be bringing to Gamescom. However, the assumption is that the company will accept Sonic Frontiers In Germany – who knows – first to make it public for testing. In addition, SEGA is possible Finally reveal the release date of the long-awaited Blue Hedgehog open world gamewhich is expected to arrive in 2022.

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Activision Blizzard

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As for Activision Blizzard, fans can gauge their expectations with the company’s already confirmed releases for 2022. In its fiscal report released this Tuesday, Activision confirmed that by the end of the year, Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2 and Warzone 2, World of Warcraft: Wrath of the Lich King Classic, World of Warcraft: Dragonflight and Overwatch 2.

Gamescom will be the first major international event to return to an in-person format following the coronavirus pandemic. Therefore, in addition to announcements, fans can expect content about unreleased demos, activations, and other news from exhibitors attending the show.

Gamescom will be held on August 24-28 in Cologne, Germany. The day before the event opens, on August 23rd, Opening Night Live is held, dedicated to developer announcements and news.

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