Summer Game Fest 2022 showcase is almost here to kick off . Thursday's livestream will include game announcements and gameplay reveals, along with a Day of the Devs indie games exhibition. the season's gaming fun , Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 Sonic Frontiers and Street Fighter 6 are among the major titles that have been teased ahead of the event.
The event will also be shown in Imax Live theaters
for the first time, as will the Game Awards in December. Host Geoff Keighley's parents both work for Imax, as chief quality gurus.
Here's everything you need to know...
When does Summer Game Fest 2022 start?
The livestream is scheduled to start on Thursday, June 9 at
11 a.m. PT (2 p.m. ET, 7 p.m. BST, 4 a.m. Friday AEST). How to watch Summer Game Fest 2022
You'll be able to stream it on
YouTube, Twitch, Twitter and Facebook, or attend live screenings in Imax. We've also embedded it above, so you can watch right here. What to expect
We know from
a trailer and Keighley's teases that Street Fighter 6, first-person shooter Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2
, speedy open-world adventure
, survival horror experience
The Callisto Protocol
, downloadable expansion
Cuphead: The Delicious Last Course
, gothic superhero strategy RPG
Marvel's Midnight Suns
and Batman-themed multiplayer adventure
will be among the games shown. Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson will also make an appearance.
Last year's Game Fest saw our first look at gameplay for megahit
, the announcement of Elden Ring on PS5 and Death Stranding: Director's Cut . Tiny Tina's Wonderlands
Since the traditional video games event E3 has been
, 2022's Game Fest has less competition than normal. That could mean publishers will be keen to drop some major announcements at this show, so it's definitely worth tuning in. canceled for this year
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