Summer Game Fest 2022, for the third time in as many years, will show us a glimpse of what’s next for the world of gaming. The digital-first, global fan celebration of games will stream live and free across all major platforms – YouTube, Twitch, Twitter, and Facebook. Fans can expect world premieres, gameplay demos, and news on some of the most highly anticipated games from more than 30 developers.
Geoff Keighley will once again host Summer Game Fest 2022 which premieres globally on Thursday, June 9th at 11 am PT / 2 pm ET / 6 pm GMT. For the first time ever, fans can also experience the Summer Game Fest stream in select IMAX theaters in the U.S. and Canada.
“It’s year three for Summer Game Fest, and I’m excited to be able to bring the community together once again to celebrate everything we love about games,” said Geoff Keighley, curator, and host, of Summer Game Fest.
Summer Game Fest 2022 Participating Partners
- Bandai Namco
- Bloober Team
- Coffee Stain
- Deep Silver
- Devolver Digital
- Digital Extremes
- Electronic Arts
- Epic Games
- Focus Entertainment
- Frost Giant Studios
- Humble Games
- Level Infinite
- Raw Fury
- Samsung Gaming Hub
- Skybound Games
- SQUARE ENIX
- Studio MDHR
- Tribeca Festival
- Warner Bros. Games
and more to be announced in the coming days.
In addition, the industry’s foremost indie games showcase, Day of the Devs, will stream Day of the Devs: SGF Edition immediately following Summer Game Fest 2022!
“Wait, what year is it? Ah, who cares! It’s Summertime, and that means it’s time for Day of the Devs! Last year, we had an unbelievable number of unique and diverse games and this year will be no different. Well, a little different, in that it might be even better. So, probably different, and probably better. Because we’re smarter now and have a lot of folks helping us!” said Tim Schafer, founder of Double Fine Productions and co-founder of Day of the Devs.
Day of the Devs SGF Edition will feature a world premiere look at a brand new IP from ustwo games (creators of Monument Valley), as well as a world premiere of the next game from Michael Frei (creator behind Plug & Play, KIDS) & Raphaël Munoz.
Plus a brand-new trailer and some exciting news about Gummy Cat’s Bear and Breakfast and more announcements from some fresh (and also familiar) developers including:
- Coin Crew Games
- Ewoud van der Werf
- Florian Veltman & Baptiste Portefaix
- Madison Karrh
- Max Inferno
- Shared Memory
- Soda Den
- Two Star Games
The showcase will also premiere titles from asobu, a community founded to support and evangelize independent game development in Japan and Japanese games abroad.
Finally, viewers will be treated to a musical performance from Peter Berkman of Anamanaguchi, featuring music from DIE SOFT’s upcoming Little Nemo and the Guardians of Slumberland.
Fans can tune in for Summer Game Fest 2022 Featuring Day of the Devs: SGF Edition for the third year in a row, broadcast via all major streaming platforms, including YouTube, Twitch, Twitter, Facebook, and more global outlets, as well as on co-streams from creators around the world.
For more information and to stay up to date on the latest news on Summer Game Fest please visit summergamefest.com and follow on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and TikTok.
For more information and to stay up to date on the latest for Day of the Devs: SGF Edition, please visit dayofthedevs.com and follow on Twitter.
Source: Press Release