Summer Game Fest 2022: Starfield, Forza, Diablo 4 … the recap of announcements from Xbox and Bethesda!

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We were there, after a part that brought E3 2021 with a rhythm conference, Xbox and Bethesda are back this year with a much -anticipated presentation. How to follow it, what we will see, and what we can expect to see, we tell you all!

Starfield, Forza, Riot Games, Overwatch 2… are the main announcements

Microsoft is expected to take turns after announcing several games in recent years. Many of them were in the meeting with a word guard: all announced games will be released in the next 12 months, usually in Game Pass. Let’s start at the end, with Starfield, which is great to look forward to. The game finally reveals the game, with space exploration, gameplay, character and base customization, avatar creation and development, but also creation. Bethesda has announced a hundred different systems and about a thousand explorable planets.

The other Bethesda game that isn’t TESO or Fallout 76 and that is now Redfall, the new game from the developers of Prey. The open world full of vampires has opened up with new gameplay footage and is confirmed to be released in 2023.

We keep a major announcement, that when it comes to the main games of Riot Games in Game Pass this winter. League of Legends, League of Legends: Wild Rift, Valorant, Legends of Runeterra and Teamfight Tactics are definitely available in the service. The first three will be offered with all released characters, the third with the Foundations pack, and the last with a selection of cards.

Summer Game Fest 2022: Starfield, Forza, Diablo 4 ... the recap of announcements from Xbox and Bethesda!

We were waiting for news from Forza Motorsport, and we got it! Turn 10 came with gameplay footage and an exit window, set for 2023. The idea is clearly to make the title a technical showcase, with real-time ray tracking, precise damage management, daylight adjustment, realistic rubber handling and many other elements. Besides, Scorn, the horror game inspired by the works of HG Giger (Alien), finally got a release date. That’s what happens Oct. 21, 2022 !

The acquisition isn’t over yet, but Blizzard is at the Xbox & Bethesda Games Showcase. First, through Overwatch 2, which we know will be released with free-to-play early access from October 4th. The opportunity to announce as well a new character, the Junker Queen !

Summer Game Fest 2022: Starfield, Forza, Diablo 4 ... the recap of announcements from Xbox and Bethesda!

But that’s not all, because Diablo IV also passed a head on during the conference, and didn’t pretend! After the introduction of a trailer the necromancerwe are treated to new images in the game to illustrate the objects already presented, but most of all, we have the right to an exit window! So Diablo IV will be released on PC and Xbox Series in 2023 ! The exact date has not yet been announced. Quick, let’s end this episode with the return of Hollow Knight, which will come like almost all of the games presented (except Blizzard games, for now) on Game Pass when it’s released! No release date, but a new trailer.

Game Pass is more than ever at the center of strategy, with Hideo Kojima!

Summer Game Fest 2022: Starfield, Forza, Diablo 4 ... the recap of announcements from Xbox and Bethesda!

Like last year, the entire conference revolved around Game Pass since the service discussion featured almost all of the presentation videos. High on Life, from the creators of Rick & Morty, See: History UntoldARK II (2023), Flintlock: The Siege of Dawn, Lightyear Frontier or Gunfire Born Again, The Last Case of Benedict FoxLike Dusk Falls and Ravenlock, everyone, in addition to the triple A gift, plans to integrate Game Pass when it’s released!

Summer Game Fest 2022: Starfield, Forza, Diablo 4 ... the recap of announcements from Xbox and Bethesda!

The opportunity to showcase Persona 3 Portable, Persona 4: Golden and Persona 5 Royal arrives on October 21 at the service. A service where we will find the next Hideo Kojima game. The title is not revealed, but the designer of the game is shows that the association is formal between Xbox and Kojima Productions! More news soon. Concrete, more than 50 games are coming at Game Pass in June 2023something that will excite and reassure subscribers!

Some notices to keep in mind, with exceptions

We will then discuss the games that have already been released in the new content. The first is Microsoft Flight Simulator, which is entitled to an update celebrating the 40th anniversary of the license, and which now adds the Pelican ship from Halo. The Forza Horizon 5, like the 3, has its right side on an expansion made in partnership with Hot Wheels who happens July 19.

Summer Game Fest 2022: Starfield, Forza, Diablo 4 ... the recap of announcements from Xbox and Bethesda!

In terms of new features, we noticed particular exclusives, such as Ara: History Untold, the action and strategy game Minecraft Legends (which is an exception since it will also be released on PlayStation and Switch), The Last Case of Benedict Fox, the narrative game As Dusk Falls, Ravenlock or even REPENT, the new Obsidian game! We also noticed the notice of Wo Long: Fallen Dynasty, the next title from Team Ninja! expected for early in 2023, it’s an action game set in an Asian universe heavily inspired by Chinese mythology. So far, we don’t know if it will be released anywhere other than within the Xbox ecosystem.

Avowed, Fable, State of Decay 3: The great absentees of the night

Summer Game Fest 2022: Starfield, Forza, Diablo 4 ... the recap of announcements from Xbox and Bethesda!

Among the high expectations is Avowed, the RPG created by Obsidian. Unfortunately, the latter remains warm in the studio, first presenting Pentiment, which is scheduled for November 2022. We doubt it, but Fable, produced by Playground Games (Forza Horizon), has not made any news and will not be released. before June 2023.

Same thing for State of Decay 3, announced in 2020, and not so not ready yet to point to the tip of his nose. Contraband, whose brand was recently renewed, as well as Senua’s Saga: Hellblade II Perfect Dark or Everwild were not mentioned during the conference. For the news of this title, have to wait for another conferencethis year, next year, or later.


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