This year’s Summer Game Fest got off to a bang. While no one was sure how Geoff Keighley’s gaming showcase would fare with E3, the kickoff stream stood perfectly. It got off to a strong start with the reveal of the Borderlands spinoff Tiny Tina Wonderland And ended with the biggest game: elden ring.
The two-hour stream (as well as the day after the event of the gods) was filled with surprise announcements, celebrity interviews and musical performances. E3 will be an uphill task to follow, but hopefully it sets the stage for an exciting weekend of reveals. Check out all the major news from the first day of Summer Game Fest 2021 here.
was the biggest blow elden ring, which closed the show after years of memes. We got a glimpse of a new trailer that gave us a closer look at its fantasy setting and gameplay. What’s even more shocking is that the game got a release date: January 21, 2022. Much sooner than some might have expected, it turned into a real bang for the Summer Game Fest. Hopefully we’ll see some more at Namco’s E3 showcase on Monday, June 15th.
We had heard rumors about it until E3, but now it’s official. Borderlands is getting a fantasy spinoff game called Tiny Tina Wonderland. It has a star-studded voice cast that includes Andy Samberg, Wanda Sykes, Ashley Burch, and more. The game is scheduled for release in early 2022.
Hideo Kojima appeared on screen to deliver a surprise. Death Stranding is getting one director’s Cut on PS5. A teaser trailer for the game shows off some cheeky callbacks to Kojima’s Metal Gear Solid franchise.
While we patiently await an update on the indefinitely delayed Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines 2, the series is getting a multiplayer spinoff game. Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodhunt Will come out sometime this year, and fans can sign up for a one-off alpha right now.
The shoot-em-up classic metal slug is getting a surprise new installment. metal slug strategy is a Fire Emblem-style strategy game featuring characters fighting on a grid. Dotemu, the team behind last year’s standouts roads of fury 4, working on the game.
indie sensation among us Getting tons of new content. A road map for the game was shared during the show, which revealed that new roles and modes are on the way. The biggest addition is a hide-and-seek mode, though details about it were not shared.
Jeff Goldblum made a celebrity cameo to appear during the show jurassic park evolution 2. The surprise sequel of dinosaur park building game will be released sometime this year.
us. got a little teaser of Call of Duty: Warzone The next season, which begins on June 17. It will have a “hijacked Gulag,” whatever that means, plus lots of new maps and guns.
We finally got a closer glimpse of Evil Dead: The Game. A gameplay trailer showed off the multiplayer title’s gameplay, which looks as bloody as one would expect from the zombie franchise.
A plethora of indie games were showcased during Devs Stream’s delightful day. The biggest game shown during the stream was Axiom Nerdshala 2. Developer Thomas Happ shared new details on Metroidvania and confirmed that it will be coming to PS4 and PS5. Other highlights include soup pot, wandering village, and stop-motion titles Glossary.
- indie game sable Got the release date on 23rd September.
- a NieR: Automata skin is coming Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout.
- to beat Are getting strange things crossover event.
- Fast and Furious content is coming rocket league.
- MMO khoya extract Coming west this fall.
- Salt and Sanctuary result salt and sacrifice Coming in 2022.
- Two Point Campus Will launch in 2022.
- anacrusis Stray is a new cooperative shooter developed by Bombay.
- Prime Label is a new publisher, and it’s working on a new painkiller game.
- tales of rise Got a new gameplay trailer.
- Akash: Children of Light This July comes to Switch.
- two new overwatch 2 Character skins debuted.
- planet of lana There is a new indie with hand painted art style.
- Monster Hunter Stories 2: Wings of Ruin Got a new trailer.
- We saw a gameplay trailer for endless dungeon.
- new one back 4 blood The enemy type made its debut.