IGN Summer of Gaming Expo 1 – Watch exclusive gameplay reveals here [live stream]

IGN's Summer of Gaming starts today! Here's what to expect from the debut event. Watch the live stream here.

IGN Summer of Gaming Expo 1 – Watch exclusive gameplay reveals here [live stream]

It’s happening! IGN’s Summer of Gaming kicks off shortly. The virtual event was initially scheduled for 8 June, however, it was postponed to 10 June to respect George Floyd’s funeral.

IGN Summer of Gaming: What you need to know

When will it begin?

The IGN Expo Debut kicks off at 22:30 South African Standard Time (13:30 Pacific Time) and includes exclusive trailers, reveals, gameplay demos, developer interviews and hands-on impressions.

Reveals: A mystery lineup

The IGN team is keeping mum about what’s in store. The reveal schedule might as well have been blacked out with the words “redacted” over it.” This is all we know:

  • Merge Games: Exclusive Game Reveal – Unannounced Classic Revival
  • Fabraz: Exclusive Game Reveal – Unannounced Game
  • Funcom / The Outsiders: Unannounced Game – Exclusive Unannounced Gameplay Reveal with The Outsiders’ David Goldfarb
  • Arcade1Up: Unannounced Games – Exclusive Arcade and Pinball Machine Reveals and Interview

It was also confirmed that Borderlands 3 will be joining the event to “share some new extended gameplay from the next Borderlands 3 campaign DLC”. You don’t want to miss that.

Watch: IGN Summer of Gaming debut

You can tune into the live stream while waiting for the main event to begin. The pre-show charity stream is being hosted by Xamide, for the Doom Eternal Speedrunner Countdown challenge. Enjoy!

IGN’s Summer of Gaming will be dedicating the entire June to showcasing the latest Xbox and PlayStation news and games. 2020 is undoubtedly the start of the next console generation, and we can look forward to some amazing reveals.

IGN Summer of Gaming: Trailers, gameplays and previews

The Special Icon Interview section features David Hayter, the original voice of Solid Snake, who will be talking all things Metal Gear. Other than that, you could also look forward to the following:

Trailers lineup

  • Beyond Blue (E-Line Media) – Exclusive Trailer Reveal
  • Chivalry 2 (Torn Banner Studios and Tripwire Presents) – Exclusive Announcement and Trailer Reveal
  • Dual Universe (Novaquark) – Exclusive Trailer Reveal
  • Pathfinder: Kingmaker (Deep Silver) – Exclusive Trailer Reveal
  • Voidtrain (Nearga) – Exclusive Trailer Reveal
  • Wasteland 3 (Deep Silver) – World Exclusive Trailer
  • Werewolf: The Apocalypse (Nacon) – Earthblood Exclusive Cinematic Trailer

Previews lineup

  • Borderlands 3 (Gearbox) – Exclusive “Bounty of Blood” DLC Preview w/ Gearbox Creative Director Matt Cox
  • The Waylanders (Gato Studio) – Exclusive Trailer and Launch Date Announcement, and Hands-On Impressions

Gameplay lineup

  • GTFO (10 Chambers Collective) – Exclusive Gameplay
  • Mortal Shell (Cold Symmetry) – Exclusive Gameplay World Premiere
  • Observer: System Redux (Bloober Team) – Exclusive Next-Gen Deep Dive
  • Second Extinction (Systemic Reaction) – Exclusive Gameplay World Premiere
  • Yakuza: Like a Dragon (SEGA) – Exclusive Gameplay and Interview

Tom Marks exclusive gameplay

  • Rustler (Grand Theft Horse), Jutsu Games, Games Operators – Exclusive Gameplay
  • The Riftbreaker, EXOR Studios – Exclusive Gameplay
  • Bravery Network Online, Gloam – Exclusive Gameplay

Source : The South African