Geoff Keighley, of Geoff Keighley’s The Sport Awards fame, has unveiled the Summer season Sport Fest, a four-month-long “all-digital shopper celebration” of video video games that includes “breaking information, in-game occasions, and free playable content material” from the likes of CD Projekt Pink, Sony, Microsoft, Riot Video games, Digital Extremes, and Valve.
It isn’t totally clear how the disparate parts making up the inaugural Summer season Sport Fest shall be tied collectively (though there is a web site, which looks as if an excellent place to maintain a watchful eye on), however the occasion is scheduled to run from Could by means of August this yr.
At current, 2K, Activision, Bandai Namco, Bethesda, Blizzard, Bungie, CD Projekt Pink, Digital Extremes, EA, Microsoft, Sony, Sq. Enix, Personal Division, Riot Video games, Steam, and Warner Bros. are confirmed to be concerned, and the official announcement says extra publishers shall be revealed within the coming weeks.
Programming, together with publisher-specific occasions, shall be streamed by way of Fb, Mixer, Twitch, Twitter, and YouTube (Keighley will host pre- and post-show streams for sure flagship occasions), with particulars set to be shared by particular person publishers at a later date.
Moreover, playable demos and recreation trials shall be obtainable for a restricted time on PC, Xbox and “different platforms”, and a complete bunch of those will seem as a part of Valve’s beforehand introduced Steam Sport Pageant: Summer season Version, which runs from Ninth-14th June.