While E3 2021 is still a couple of days away, Geoff Keighely’s Summer Game Fest: Kickoff Live! will kick off an exciting weekend of video games with a show that features 30+ games, special guests, musical performances, Day of the Devs, and much more.
To help ensure you don’t miss a single announcement, trailer, gameplay video, or surprise, here is everything announced and revealed at Summer Game Fest: Kickoff Live!
Tiny Tina’s Wonderlands Arrives in Early 2022
Borderlands developer Gearbox has announced Tiny Tina’s Wonderlands – A high-fantasy take on a looter-shooter that features the voice talent of Andy Samberg, Wanda Sykes, Ashley Burch, Will Arnett, and more. This will be a standalone game and is not a Borderlands spinoff.
Metal Slug Tactics Is a New Take on a Classic Franchise
Metal Slug Tactics is a strategic take on the long-running franchise that is known for its run-and-gun action.
Death Stranding Director’s Cut Announced for PS5
Hideo Kojima came by Kickoff Live! to announce that Death Stranding Director’s Cut is “coming soon” to PS5.
Jeff Goldblum Helped Announce Jurassic World Evolution 2
Jurassic World Evolution 2, a sequel to Frontier Development’s park builder sim, will be released on PC, PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X, and Xbox One.
Korean MMO Lost Ark Headed to the West in Fall 2021
The popular Korean MMO Lost Ark will be making its way to the west in Fall 2021.
Sable’s Release Date Announced
Sable will be released on September 23, 2021, and more info will be revealed at tomorrow’s Tribeca Game Festival.
Among Us to Add Hide & Seek Mode, New Roles, and More
Among Us will be adding a new Hide & Seek mode, new roles, new colors, a new map, and much more.
Salt and Sanctuary Sequel Salt and Sacrificed Announced for 2022
Salt and Sanctuary, a sequel to Salt and Sanctuary, has been announced for 2022 and it will feature online co-op. It will be released on PS4 and PS5.
Two Point Campus Officially Announced
Following a Microsoft Store leak, Two Point Campus has officially been announced. It will arrive in 2022.
A Stranger Things and Smite Collaboration Announced
On July 13, Smith will be getting a Stranger Things collaboration that will include Eleven, a full battle pass, and an Upside Down Arena Map.
Left 4 Dead-Style Co-Op Shooter The Anacrusis Officially Announced
The Left 4 Dead-style co-op shooter The Anacrusis has been officially announced, and it comes from former Valve writer Chet Faliszek and his new studio Stray Bombay.
Koch Media Reveals New Publishing Label Prime Label Alongside a New Painkiller Game
Koch Media has announced a new publishing label called Prime Matter, and it revealed that 12 upcoming games will be published under it. These include Payday 3, a new Gungrave title, and a new Painkiller title.
Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodhunt is a Vampire Battle Royale
Sharkmob has announced that Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodhunt will bring a battle royale-style game to the Vampire universe in 2021.
New Tales of Arise Trailer Revealed
The newest Tales of Arise is here and it showcases the game’s characters, abilities, and more.
Fast & Furious Vehicles Arrive in Rocket League Next Week
In celebration of F9, Rocket League will be getting Fast & Furious vehicles on June 17, 2021.
thatgamecompany’s Sky: Children of Light Launching on Switch This Month, Le Petit Prince Arriving in July
thatgamecompany’s Sky: Children of Light will officially launch on Nintendo Switch on June 29, and the Le Petit Prince season will begin on July 6.
Overwatch 2’s Game Director Shows Off Baptiste and Sombra’s New Look
Get a look at Baptiste and Sombra’s redesign in Overwatch 2.
Planet of Lana Is a Beautiful ‘Off-Earth Odyssey’
Planet of Lana is a gorgeous ‘Off-Earth Odyssey’ that features a hand-painted art style. It will be released in 2022.
Monster Hunter Stories 2: Wings of Ruin Story Trailer Revealed
Ahead of its July 9 release date, Monster Hunter Stories 2: Wings of Ruin received a new story trailer.
Endless Dungeon Gameplay Revealed
Amplitude’s next game – Endless Dungeon – received its first gameplay trailer.