The game price is apparently equivalent to Oscar for the video game industry, but the biggest names in interactive entertainment…
The game price is apparently equivalent to Oscar for the video game industry, but the biggest names in interactive entertainment have never been known to put down a good marketing opportunity. So The Game Awards have also evolved into a jam-filled news event with new trailers, game announcements and other surprises packed in between the night’s slate of prices.
This year it was no different, and The Game Awards were home to some great announcements from Fortnite creator Epic Games, Ubisoft and a lot of indie developers. If you could not see it live, here are the biggest news from the show:
Simogo, The Swedish Studio The unit 6 and Sailor’s Dream makes a neat new game called Sayonara Wild Hearts confirmed to come out for Nintendo Switch next year. It is described as “an euphoric music video dream of being awesome, riding motorcycles, skateboarding, danskamp, shooting lasers, swinging swords and breaking the hearts of 200mph.” It sounds quite promising. Epic Games
Epic made a big splash earlier this year when it announced that it would open a digital storefront for PC and Mac games to compete with Valves Steam. Just two days later, this store is now live, with a surprise launch under the Game Awards with a slate of high-profile indie titles, including Annapurna Interactive and A44s Ashen old hits like Super Meat Boy ] and later titles like Darksiders 3.
Ashen has been in production for more than four years and has first Announced as an Xbox Console Exclusive Back 2014. The Fantasy Adventure game, inspired by Dark Souls and Team Ico Classics, is from Developer A45 and published by Annapurnas Game Development Arm. It’s out now with a surprise launch on both Xbox One and Epic’s new game store.
Thatgame company Journey became an instant indian classic when released on PlayStation 3 2012. The game Mystical narrative, amazing visual and ingenious multiplayer elements like parade players with silent anonymous strangers via the internet made it a truly transcendent experience that games had not seen before. Before today, it has been a PlayStation exclusive, which has just been transferred to PlayStation 4 the years ago. Now it will be available on PC for the first time through Epic’s new store sometime next year.
Supergiant Giant became an indie sweetheart with his isometric action roleplay Bastion which became a major fixture of the Xbox 360 era of indie games when it came out in 2011. Since then, Supergiant released the similar cyberpunk game Transistor and the latter swap switches with a bizarre and fascinating fantasy on basketball called Pyre .
Now the company seems to be back to its roots. The new game is called Hades, and it appears that you will fight you through the underground in the Transistor style. The game is available now at the beginning of the Epic Game Store for $ 19.99.
One of the high-profile airborne trailers officially removed wraps Far Cry: New Dawn Ubisoft’s next part in the open world series. Seen after the events of Far Cry 5 where the villain Joseph Seed releases a nuclear weapon, New Dawn looks a drastic change of tone and style. The good news is that the game will come soon – if it comes out on February 15th for $ 39.99 on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.
The switch’s first Marvel exclusive is a new title from Ninja Gaiden and Nioh developer Team Ninja named Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black scheme . It’s a platform developer combination that we have not seen 2010’s M etroid: Other M and Marvel-Loving Switch owners should be very excited.
The RPG legends of Obsidian Entertainment have a new game called The outer worlds with intergalactic travel and all kinds of sci-fi technology. After being a great force in the genre by Star Wars: The Old Republic’s Knight II Fallout: New Vegas and Pillars of Eternity Obsidian has been a bearer of the traditional RPG flame for several years now. Now it looks The outer worlds will become a whole new territory for the studio.
] Developer Hello Games has been hard at work to do No Man’s Sky to one of the most ambitious and expansive exploration games ever made. But with The Last Campfire Hall and Studio Head Sean Murray takes a more intimate and carefully animated narrative approach, inspired by Pixar shorts.
There is a new Mortal Kombat on the road, and it looks as cruel as ever. Unfortunately, it’s all about Mortal Kombat 11 that was finalized on stage at the awards show. But it should not be long before we discovered: The game is launching April 23, with a correct disclosure event on January 17th.  A new Dragon Age is on its way
After revealing a history trailer for Anthem BioWare made sure to let fans know that its fantasy roleplay also lives. The developer showed the shortest teasers for the next Dragon Age ; So briefly, we do not even know the correct title or when it comes out.
Not pleased to launch a new season and a creative mode, Fortnite Developer Epic also decided to change the game’s map under The Game Awards. Risky wheels are gone, replaced by a new area called The Block, which will put a headlight on some of the best things the players do.
Nintendo revealed The first downloadable character of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and it’s a big surprise: Joker from Persona 5 . The game is not even available on a Nintendo platform, but that said, the smart and handsome Joker seems to be a fun addition to the setup. At least he comes with a good music.