Fasten seat belts. Less than a month left until The Game Awards 2021 and the master of ceremonies for the event, Geoff Keighley, has already kicked off speculation and hype. He has done so by confirming that the gala will have more games and ads than ever, including “real next gen stuff“In particular, Keighley speaks of the appearance (” one way or another “) of between 40 and 50 games throughout the gala. It will be the largest team in the history of the awards and will allow us to see “lots of content from 2022 and 2023“. The famous presenter also assures that, of those 50, at least 10 games to be announced for the first time.
In an extensive blog about the gala published on the Epic Games Store, Keighley assures that “practically all developers and distributors they have some kind of representation in the show. “As for what he means by” real next gen things “, it seems they are gameplays and trailers of games that “will remind people that The best is yet to come“. For the presenter, we have only seen the tip of the iceberg of what PS5 and Xbox Series X can do.” I think you will see materials in the show that are truly amazingOf course, it also warns that “half of the event will consist of the awards ceremony” only the other half will be commercials and premieres. In addition, these The Game Awards 2021, which will take place on November 10 at the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles, will involve “the first time in two years for the industry to meet“After everything that happened with the coronavirus.
What happened in 2020?
In last year’s edition, The Last of Us: Part 2 was proclaimed GOTY 2020 (Game of The Year) and there were surprises of all kinds and conditions. Two examples of bombings were the return of Perfect Dark and the announcement of a new Mass Effect which will continue the story of the original trilogy. They were joined by jewels like It Takes Two (who could be nominated for GOTY this year), surprises The Callisto Protocol, from the creator of Dead Space, and situations as irreverent as the appearance of Vin Diesel y Russell Crow within Ark 2. How to miss it.