The hottest gaming news and trailers from the 2024 summer showcases

The summer gaming showcases of 2024 have kicked off with a bang, and we’ve got all the major announcements and trailers compiled right here for you to enjoy at your own pace. From big reveals to exciting updates, here’s a roundup of the latest and greatest in the gaming world.

Sony State of Play:
The headline announcement from Sony’s State of Play event was the revelation that God of War Ragnarök is headed to PC on September 19. PC gamers can rejoice as this highly anticipated title makes its way to Steam. In addition to this big news, a number of other exciting announcements were made, including the arrival of Infinity Nikki, Ballad of Antara, Concord, Silent Hill 2 remake, Dynasty Warriors: Origins, and Monster Hunter Wilds.

Summer Game Fest:
One of the standout announcements from the Summer Game Fest was the confirmation that Civilization 7 is in the works and set to release in 2025. Fans of the grand strategy series can look forward to diving back into the world of Civilization next year. The event also showcased a variety of other exciting updates and reveals, such as new games like Wanderstop, Deckbuilding RTS Battle Aces, and Phantom Blade Zero, among others.

Release date announcements:
Several release dates were also unveiled during the summer showcases, including the launch of Alan Wake 2 expansion, Palworld update, Black Myth: Wukong, Quidditch Champions, Dragon Ball: Sparking Zero, and No More Room in Hell 2, all set to arrive later this year.

Indie showcases:
The indie gaming scene had its fair share of highlights as well, with a strong focus on action roguelikes. From new games like The Rogue Prince of Persia and Windblown to upcoming titles like Tenjutsu and Possessors, indie developers showcased their creativity and innovation in the gaming space.

Xbox Games Showcase:
Microsoft’s Xbox Games Showcase featured exciting announcements like Doom: The Dark Ages and Gears of War: E-Day, along with updates on popular titles like Fable and Assassin’s Creed: Shadows. The event also introduced new games Mixtape and South of Midnight, leaving fans eager for more details on what’s to come.

Ubisoft Forward:
Ubisoft wowed audiences with extended gameplay from its open world Star Wars game, Star Wars Outlaws, set to release in August. The event also revealed Assassin’s Creed Shadows, the first Assassin’s Creed title set in Japan, promising engaging combat and stealth gameplay. Additionally, a new Anno city builder set in Ancient Rome and the upcoming release of Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time remake were announced to the excitement of fans.

From major announcements to exclusive trailers, the 2024 summer gaming showcases have set the stage for an exciting year ahead in the world of gaming. Stay tuned for more updates and releases as the gaming industry continues to evolve and innovate.