Find out when each gamescom reveal kicks off this yr.
Gamescom 2019, as with this yr’s E3 2019, looks like a really quiet yr for the German convention – however one distinction from 2018 is there are literally a number of press conferences to tune into.
The headliner is one hosted by Geoff Keighley – of The Game Awards fame – with quite a few bulletins by a number of main publishers deliberate, together with the tease of one thing from PlayStation, which will not have its personal present for a second yr. Blizzard, which often has its personal gamescom convention, will not be revealing something on the present in any respect.
Meanwhile, first-party publishers Xbox and Google Stadia could have their very own devoted conferences, and although Nintendo will not be presenting something, a number of video games will likely be playable for attendees.
With subsequent technology consoles not due till vacation 2020, do not count on something large from gamescom 2019 – however fingers crossed there’ll nonetheless be a shock or two in retailer.
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As for gamescom stream hyperlinks, we’ll be populating this web page with hyperlinks to our reside texts as every press convention goes reside. As all the time, evaluations editor Martin Robinson could have the conn.
Gamescom 2019 convention schedule at a look
Here’s when each gamescom 2019 convention is scheduled to go reside at a look. The excellent news is it is all on the identical evening – Monday, August 19th – and all comply with each other, so if you wish to tune into each gamescom convention, it’ll be fairly simple:
|Gamescom 2019 schedule||Conference Date (UK)||UK time (BST)||EU time (CEST)||East Coast US time (EDT)||West Coast US time (PDT)|
|Inside Xbox||Monday, August 19||17:00||18:00||12:00||09:00|
|Google Stadia Connect||Monday, August 19||18:00||19:00||13:00||10:00|
|Gamescom Opening Night Live||Monday, August 19||19:00||20:00||14:00||11:00|
Inside Xbox gamescom 2019 convention occasions – Monday, August 19
- UK: 5pm (BST)
- Europe: 6pm (CEST)
- East Coast US: 12pm (EDT)
- West Coast US: 9am (PDT)
As per earlier years, Xbox will host a particular gamescom version of Inside Xbox. We know this yr’s large first-party launch Gears 5 will showcase new Horde footage, and we’ll have a primary correct have a look at Minecraft Dungeons, however it’s in any other case all a little bit of a thriller.
Last yr we noticed information of Halo: The Master Chief Collection becoming a member of Xbox Game Pass and PUBG leaving early entry, so count on information of that calibre this time round too.
Google Stadia Connect gamescom 2019 convention occasions – Monday, August 19
- UK: 6pm (BST)
- Europe: 7pm (CEST)
- East Coast US: 1pm (EDT)
- West Coast US: 10am (PDT)
The second Stadia Connect – which is Google’s Nintendo Direct-style broadcasts for its upcoming streaming service – will happen simply earlier than the headline Opening Night Life present.
We know “it is all in regards to the video games” and that it will be “revealing brand-new trailers to going behind-the-scenes with our companions”.
We have an concept of the Google Stadia video games on the way in which already – however extra data, together with what we hope to be particular person sport pricing and timings, can be welcome.
Here’s what we noticed from the primary Stadia Connect forward of E3 2019 in June:
Gamescom Opening Night Live convention occasions – Monday, August 19
- UK: 7pm (BST)
- Europe: 8pm (CEST)
- East Coast US: 2pm (EDT)
- West Coast US: 11am (PDT)
This convention, hosted by Geoff Keighley, has quite a few publishers on board – with 2K, Activision, Bandai Namco, Bungie, Capcom, EA, Epic, Koch / Deep Silver, Kerbal Space Program writer Private Division, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Square Enix, Ubisoft and extra all on board, so count on loads of trailers and a few potential new reveals.
One sport we positively know will likely be there contains Death Stranding, which could have an “unique preview” from Hideo Kojima. Meanwhile, Google Stadia and Xbox will likely be there, regardless of them having their very own reveals earlier within the day, with the latter displaying off a few of Gears 5’s marketing campaign.
And that is your lot – not as busy as E3’s convention schedule, however it’ll take up a piece of your Monday night. We’ll replace this web page with gamescom reside stream and reside textual content hyperlinks, plus the assorted bulletins, as they’re made accessible.