Summer Game Fest 2022: conference schedules, daily programs and predictions for Thursday, June 9

Summer Game Fest 2022: conference schedules, daily programs and predictions for Thursday, June 9

Game news Summer Game Fest 2022: conference schedules, daily programs and predictions for Thursday, June 9

The Summer Game Fest 2022 is officially launched today, the opportunity to tour the conferences covered by our teams and the program we have in store for you!

E3 isn’t here this year, but that doesn’t mean we’re letting you down! JV and the LeStream teams will cover the various conferences and summer announcements like every year. the Summer Game Fest 2022 starts this Thursday, June 9th, let’s see what he has in store for us.

Conference schedules

This is the official opening of this conference season and other live presentations for video game builders and publishers. We have already seen a few industry players in the prologue of the event, with in particular the Sony’s State of Play earlier this monthbut this time we begin the busiest period with the Summer Game Fest 2022. June 9 to 21, the conferences will follow one anotherwith the bulk of the program spread out from today to Monday 12. Let’s review what awaits us for this day only, Thursday, June 9which already promises great announcements during the gaming festival embodied by Geoff Keighley.

Summer Game Fest conference program

9/06, 8 p.m. : Today, from 8 p.m., the first conference, soberly baptized Summer Game Fest Kickoff Live, begin. Presented by Geoff Keighleyit should feature several announcements in a showcase highlighting the entire industry.

06/10, 00:00 : Tonight, starting at midnight, the second major conference will take place. This time, it will be a long-awaited presentation because often surprising, the Devolver Digital Marketing Countdown to Marketing. Considered the “biggest” independent publisher in the industry, Devolver knows how to play its rather special place in the market to offer us ever crazier conferences each year.

Follow the conferences live with us on LeStream

Now that we have seen the Summer Game Fest program, let’s see how and with whom you can follow the event. The conferences will follow live on Twitch on the LeStream channelwith our journalists and our columnists, who will announce their expectations for the conferences, comment during, and analyze in a post-conference show. The program for the evening is as follows:

Summer Game Fest Kickoff Live

With Aymeric Lallée, Lox, TPK, Nanix, Menraw, Maxildan and Asheryth.

  • 7:30 p.m.: Pre-show
  • 8:00 p.m.: Lecture with commentary
  • 11:00 p.m.: Post-show

Devolver Digital Marketing Countdown to Marketing

With Silent_Jay, Lox, TPK and Nanix.

  • 11:30 p.m.: Pre-show
  • 12:00 a.m.: Lecture with commentary
  • 1:00 a.m.: Post-show
Summer Game Fest 2022: conference schedules, daily programs and predictions for Thursday, June 9

Our predictions on what to expect tonight

Two conferences are therefore planned for this evening, with different expectations.

Summer Game Fest Kickoff Live

As explained above, this conference will be presented by Geoff Keighley and should feature various industry players. Among the most anticipated announcements, The Callisto Protocol, the heir to Dead Space, should make a remarkable appearance. After revealing its release date to us during last week’s State of Play, these are the first gameplay images that will finally be revealed to us during the evening. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 will, meanwhile, introduce us to his first level for the occasion. The next-gen game from DC Comics, Gotham Knightswill also pass a head during the event, just like Cuphead: The Delicious Last Course (which will also be featured in Tribeca Games Spotlight), the first game from the studio of Aaryn Flynn (ex-Bioware) Nightingale, the JRPG One Piece Odyssey, the free-to-play Warframe or even Planet of Lana, moreover unveiled during the Summer Game Fest of the year past.

Summer Game Fest 2022: conference schedules, daily programs and predictions for Thursday, June 9

A thirty titles should be presentedamong which, in addition to those already mentioned: The Lord of the Rings: Gollum, Sonic Frontiers, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder’s Revenge, Saints Row, Marvel’s Midnight Suns, F1 22 and Honkai: Star Rail.

Devolver Digital Marketing Countdown to Marketing

Devolver Digital has accustomed us to wacky and often very funny lectures. With its presentation video, this year again Devolver uses all its sarcasm to mock the industry while introducing us to upcoming titles that will delight fans of indie games. This year we should see in particular Cult of the Lamb, a game expected for this year which we can therefore expect a release date. The publisher promised us four new game announcements, we therefore expect surprises. Either way, don’t miss the Devolver conference that is always worth watchingespecially to conclude an evening as exciting for video game fans as we are!

Follow with us the Summer Game Fest conferences live on LeStream, tonight from 7:30 p.m. on Twitch.

About the Summer Game Fest

What is Summer Game Fest?

The Summer Game Fest is an independent event organized by Geoff Keighley, who also produces The Game Awards. By its notoriety, it managed to obtain the participation of many publishers and studios. For example, the Xbox Series X was unveiled during the Game Awards. Tonight, we will be entitled to the opening night of the Summer Game Fest, the “Kick-Off Live”. But other things are planned. Some of the E3 talks will also be streamed via Summer Game Fest. The Summer Game Fest will continue until July 22 and EA Play Livewith in particular conferences broadcast jointly with E3, and the symphonic concert dedicated to Sonic on June 23.

What’s the difference with E3?

The Summer Game Fest not part of E3, and was originally created in 2020 to compensate for the absence of the California show. Despite the return of E3, Geoff Keighley has decided to renew the event which begins earlier. You can obviously follow all the announcements minute by minute in the feed below, and find all the information in dedicated news. For the moment, we know little about this evening, but Sony, which usually shuns this period, will be present.