Geoff Keighley’s Opening Night Live event took place overnight and it definitely delivered. We got to see more than 35 games in action. Whilst there wasn’t a lot of new game announcements, we got to see a bunch of top-tier games in action.
We Got A Little Bit More Scarlet Nexus Gameplay
Quantum Error Looks Creepy But Great
The game is a cosmic horror FPS coming to Playstation 4 and Playstation 5.
The scene is from early in the game and shows off a critical point in the narrative. The developers also reiterated that the game will feature choices that can have later impacts, as well as multiple endings.
The game follows Haruna, a young woman raised on the streets of India, haunted by visions of her own death. It’s a next-gen project from Reflector, a studio in Montreal, described as a paranormal mystery.
iD Software Showed Us The Full Trailer For The First Piece of DOOM Eternal DLC
The game looks to feature new locations, new enemies, and hopefully new ways to deal with the marauders if the trailer is any indication. The piece of DLC, ambitiously titled The Ancient Gods – Part 1, hits in October.
The game is clearly a little bit further away, but we got to see some concept and the studio members talking about just how great the brand is. But most importantly – Solas is back!
Doc from Back To The Future Introduced New Footage Of Surgeon Simulator 2 (Because He Can)
The co-op mode looks as hectic as ever, and features a new suite of surgeries to……attempt. The game is released now for the Epic Game Store.
Walking Dead and Bridge Constructor Are A Combination We Didn’t Know We Needed
The trailer is a live-action, gritty Walking Dead style affair with a few shots of gameplay too. The game is coming to all major platforms – both current and next gen.
The Freelance Police Are Returning – Sam & Max Are Back In A Brand New Game, But Details Are Scarce
The trailer perfectly captures the vibe of the classic duo but we really didn’t learn much beyond that. Some rumours suggest it’s a VR game.
Blizzard Debuted Their Brand New World of Warcraft Animated Short To Get You Excited For Shadowlands (And A Date Too)
Some great art on display here, folks. It’s called Bastion, and there’s three more. They also confirmed the expansion will be hitting on 27th October 2020. Which is nice.
Warhammer: Age of Sigmar – Storm Ground Hits In 2021
The game is being developed by a Canadian studio and marks the first time the franchise has made the jump to games.
Crash Bandicoot Masked Up And Made His Way To Gamescom To Reveal Flashback Tapes
They’re a brand new style of level which are a “peek back into time” where Neo was testing Crash and Coco. They’re puzzle room style levels that are apparently super hard.
We Got A Look At Teardown, A Minecraft Looking Game With Impressive Destruction Physics
The aim of the game is to perform the perfect heist by breaking into structures. The twist? You can demolish almost every major wall or support structure. It looks oddly satisfying.
Little Nightmares II Looks Creepy As Ever And Is Coming Next Year
There appears to be a little bit more combat and lots of horrible puppets if that’s your thing. And a creepy slender man too. Love that for me. The game hits in February, and will probably have some more footage as Gamescom plays out.
We Got Another Gaudy Look At WWE 2K Battlegrounds
The Undertaker made Finn Balor piss and really what more could you ask for.
EA Motive Showed Off More Of The Story Of Star Wars Squadrons
The footage looks at one of the single-player missions with narration from one of the development team members. It looks as if you’ll be able to play from either side of the battle – the rebels or the empire.
Star Wars Is Coming To The Sims With A Brand New Game Pack
Journey to Batuu releases in September and is inspired by the Galaxy’s Edge theme park. It looks authentic as ever to the Star Wars vibe.
The Intriguing 12 Minutes Has A Star Studded Cast
Last announced at E3 last year, the game comes from Annapurna Interactive and seems to take place in an apartment viewed from the top down. The game also features James McAvoy, Daisy Ridley and Willem Dafoe as the voice talent.
There Was Some Bizarrely Brief Footage Of Godfall, The New Next-Gen Looter Shooter
Warframe: Heart of Deimos Is Free To Play Right Now
Override: Mech City Brawl 2 Looks Like A Discount Bionicles But Slay Anyway
The game is a colourful beat em up and hits at the end of this year. There’s even a beta!
Mafia Definitive Edition Continues To Bring The Goods With The Latest Trailer
You probably know what to expect already, but this is shaping up to be a solid remake.
Lemnis Gate Is A Unique First Person Strategy Game That Takes Place In A 25 Second Time Loop
The footage is intriguing and the concept even more so. Think groundhog day meets Apex Legends. It’s due in early 2021 for the current generation of consoles.
We Finally Got A First Look At LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga Gameplay
So much effort has been put into restoring the old games and translating the new films into this game too, but unfortunately, with so much effort it looks to have been pushed to next year.
A Weird Human Meatball Simulator Game Is Available For Switch and PC RIGHT NOW
It’s called Struggling and that’s probably because I’m struggling to work it out right now. But it has co-op!
Microsoft Showed Off Age Of Empires III: Definitive Edition
The game features enhanced audio, redone 4K visuals, and two new civilisations – the Inca and the Swedes. There are also two new game modes too and cross-platform multiplayer. It’s coming to Windows and will be available as part of Game Pass for PC.
We Got Another Look At Chorvs And Yes It’s Chorvs Not Chorus
The game features 4K visuals, raytracing, and intense space ship battles. It’s a next gen exclusive too, obviously.
Fall Guys Season 2 Looks Ye Olde Awesomey (idk)
In an exclusive sneak peek, we saw a bunch of games that are inspired by the middle ages. There were also new costumes including dragons and witches, which is awesome. Oh and wizards and vikings too. It’s all a bit much really (in a good way). Hopefully we don’t have to wait much longer.
Medal of Honor – Above and Beyond Looks VeRy Good (Yes, It’s VR)
The game is an Oculus exclusive being developed by Respawn. It looks distinct enough from every other military shooter, and kind of makes me want an Oculus. The game releases this year.
Spellbreak Is A Free To Play Arena Game Where You Cast Spells And Errr Break
The game looks like a discount Breath of The Wild visually but it seems to be a pretty fun magic-based arena multiplayer game. Oh and it’s available now for all consoles. And it’s free to play.
Turrican Is Back!
It’s being developed by Factor 5 in celebration of the series 30th Anniversary.
Destiny 2: Beyond Light Introduces The Stasis Subclasses In Another Trailer
I’m so happy for Destiny fans at this point. It hits on November 10th.
Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart Had A Seven Minute Demo
The demo was very similar to the one we previously saw at the Playstation 5 event, but it still was nice to see it in its entirety. It’s a launch window title too.