(Pocket-lint) - Gamescom 2021 is close astir the corner, and though it'll beryllium afloat virtual this twelvemonth determination should inactive beryllium plentifulness of juicy quality astir upcoming games to descend our teeth into. Xbox has confirmed that it'll beryllium moving a large unrecorded watercourse lawsuit for the show, and we've got each the details close here.
The watercourse volition seemingly see much details and showcases of previously-announced games coming to Xbox consoles, which sounds a small spot similar we shouldn't expect immoderate large crippled reveals. That said, determination are immoderate large exclusives that we mightiness get a amended look at.
When is the Gamescom 2021 Xbox Stream?
Gamescom starts connected 25 August 2021, but the Xbox watercourse volition really beryllium taking spot the nighttime before, connected European time. You tin find the precise timing below:
- 6:00 PM BST
- 7:00 PM CEST
- 10:00 AM PT
How to ticker the Gamescom 2021 Xbox Stream
The unrecorded watercourse volition spell retired via each of Xbox's channels, meaning connected YouTube, Twitch and Facebook Gaming, but determination aren't unrecorded URLs yet - erstwhile they bash look we'll beryllium embedding the YouTube watercourse astatine the apical of this page, truthful you tin besides conscionable bookmark this communicative if you privation to beryllium definite you tin ticker it.
What to expect from the Gamescom 2021 Xbox Stream
The different large question astir this league is conscionable what we mightiness spot from it. It's positioned close earlier what should beryllium rather a engaged Autumn and Winter for Xbox, and we're hoping we'll get person looks astatine the biggest games coming down the pike.
First up, we anticipation that Halo Infinite volition get an extended outing - portion the multiplayer preview has been a roaring success, we inactive haven't seen thing from the game's run for astir a year, truthful it would beryllium large to spot much of that.
We besides expect to get an extended demo of Forza Horizon 5 again, since that's getting person to merchandise and looks perfectly fantastic. We wouldn't stake connected seeing overmuch from games that are further off, though, arsenic Xbox spokespeople person already made wide connected Twitter:
Join america digitally @gamescom this year. Our @Xbox watercourse is focused connected crippled updates coming this year. So to acceptable expectations, nary caller reveals oregon large surprises, but squad has a amusive watercourse planned with our astonishing hosts @vicious696 @kateyeager ! More here:https://t.co/FbkM1p7Ok3— Aaron “Day One On Game Pass” Greenberg U (@aarongreenberg) August 9, 2021
Of course, determination could beryllium immoderate smaller surprises on the way, too, truthful we'll surely beryllium tuning successful to spot what Microsoft has got up its sleeve.
Writing by Max Freeman-Mills. Originally published connected 9 August 2021.