Gamescom 2022: Top 10 Major game reveals that you should know about – Gamescom is the premier video game event in Europe. This year, it is being held in Cologne, Germany. After the massive Opening Night Live, we are already four days into the annual event and there have already been a lot of interesting announcements and video game reveals.
From a dedicated Xbox live stream to a Future Games show, there are a lot of things that will be presented here. We have provided listed some of the top mentions that you should check out.
Gamescom 2022: Top 10 Major game reveals that you should know about
Destiny 2: Lightfall
Destiny 2: Lightfall will be launched by Bungie on Feb. 28, 2023. Players will fight against the fearsome Shadow Legion. The Witness and the fleet of Darkness pyramids will be the major threats here. The DLC is based around the planet Neptune with the techno-futuristic city of Neomuna as the expansion’s main location.
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— Destiny 2 (@DestinyTheGame) August 23, 2022
The Callisto Protocol
The Callisto Protocol is an upcoming survival horror game by Krafton’s subsidiary studio. The game has incredibly high-quality graphics and will only be available on next-gen consoles like PS5 or Xbox Series X. The story is about an alien invasion that takes place in a prison in Callisto, one of Jupiter’s moons.
Dying Light 2 Stay Human
The first DLC for Dying Light 2 Stay Human has been announced at Gamescom 22. Titled Bloody Ties, the DLC will be released on Oct. 13, 2022. It features a new area, plenty of story content, quests, weapons, character interactions, and much more.
New gameplay of the upcoming Harry Potter RPG Hogwarts Legacy has also been revealed on Gamescom. We got a look at the questline involving the Slytherin student named Sebastian Sallow. The gameplay looks marvelous and the game is set to launch on Feb. 10, 2023. You can also pre-order the game now on the official website.
— Hogwarts Legacy (@HogwartsLegacy) August 25, 2022
Dune: Awakening will be an upcoming survival MMO that will be based on the Dune franchise. The trailer for the game shows the desert world of Arrakis where the central protagonist Paul Atreides is traversing the barren region and braving the dangers found here. This game is being made by Funcom and they have promised to release more details of the game in the future.
Goat Simulator 3
This indie game is the sequel to the 2014 Goat Simulator. While it is not known why the second game of the series has been named the third, this sandbox game brings in more chaos than its predecessor. It will also feature 4-player co-op support. Goat Simulator 3 will be released on PC and consoles on Nov. 17, 2022.
Unknown Worlds, the studio that had launched the popular Subnautica series has revealed their next game at Gamescom 2022. Called Moonbreaker, it is a turn-based sci-fi strategy game that will challenge players to take down opponents in action-packed encounters. It will feature tabletop-style figures that the players have to improve and customize during gameplay. The game will be available for Early Access on Steam on Sept. 29, 2022.
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Moonbreaker is releasing into Early Access on September 29th.
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— Moonbreaker (@moonbreaker) August 23, 2022
The upcoming DC action RPG game, Gotham Knights also launched a new trailer named “Villains’ at Gamescom 2022. It featured many famous archnemeses of the bat squad like Mr. Freeze, Harley Quinn, Clayface, and the Court of Owls. This game is set to release on Oct. 21, 2022.
Dead Island 2
Gamescom has finally confirmed that the rumors about a new Dead Island game are true. Dead Island 2 is set to launch on Feb. 3, 2023. The gameplay trailer revealed during the event showcases eccentric characters, melee combat, and a lot of gore. Thus, the game will provide a brutal and bloody experience to its players.
The Expanse: A Telltale Series
We finally got to see the gameplay for The Expanse: A Telltale Series. The game had been revealed back in 2021 by Telltale Games. Although not much is known about this futuristic space-themed game, we now know that it is set to launch in the summer of 2023.
These are only some of the major games that have been revealed or announced till now at Gamescom 2022. The event will go on for 2 more days. Stay tuned with us to get more such updates related to the gaming universe.