The biggest reveals from Summer Game Fest 2024

The biggest reveals from Summer Game Fest 2024

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Last week, Nintendo held its latest Nintendo Direct. With that, Summer Game Fest went on a temporary hiatus after Microsoft, Sony, Nintendo, and other third-party developers all showed what to expect from their future. So far, each company has announced several exciting new titles and confirmed new details about previously confirmed releases. Here’s a look at the ten biggest reveals from Summer Game Fest 2024.

Astro Bot – Released September 6


Astrobot

During the recent PlayStation State of Play in May, the Asobi team revealed Astrobot, the next entry in their fan-favorite 3D platform franchise. The game will feature six galaxies spread across over 80 levels as the titular protagonist searches for his crew. Astro will explore lush forests, sandy beaches, hot volcanoes and supernatural locations on unique planets. More than 15 new abilities will integrate the DualSense controller and more than 70 new enemy types will be present.

Additionally, the game will feature 150 cameos from PlayStation history. This will include characters from Unexplored, Transmitted by blood, The last of us, Horizon, PaRappa the rapper, God of the war, and more. Depending on which version you purchase, you can access costumes based on both PaRappa the rapper And Transmitted by blood.

Astrobot will be released on September 6 for PlayStation 5. Check out the trailer below:

Civilization VII – Released in 2025

Civilization VII
Civilization VII

Firaxis Games has revealed the next entry in their beloved franchise, Civilizationand it was certainly one of the biggest reveals of Summer Game Fest 2024. Civilization VII will be released at some point in 2025. At the time of writing, few details about the game’s civilizations and new mechanics are known. However, what we do know is that Civilization VII will be released on all consoles. Additionally, Firaxis confirmed that it will confirm more details about the upcoming release in August.

Civilization VII will be released in 2025 for all consoles. Check out the first trailer below:

Doom: Dark Ages – Released in 2025

Doom: The Dark Ages announced, released in 2025
Doom: The Dark Ages announced, released in 2025

After four years of waiting, Bethesda and id Software made one of the biggest reveals of Summer Game Fest 2024 with the historic game’s next entry. Loss franchise. Doom: Dark Ages will serve as a prequel to that of 2016 Loss and the 2020s Eternal destiny. It will be released on all consoles, including PlayStation 5 and PC, in 2025.

Doom: Dark Ages takes place in a time where the titular Doom Slayer was the “superweapon of gods and kings.” Thus, the fight will be very different from that Loss And Eternal destiny. It will task players with standing up to demons, using a wide variety of melee and ranged weapons, similar to the original. Loss in 1993. Players will also be able to use new mechanical mounts and dragons.

Doom: Dark Ages will be released on PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S and PC in 2025. Check out the first trailer below:

Perfect dark – Release date unknown

Perfect dark
Perfect dark

Originally announced in 2020, Xbox recently revealed a new trailer for the game’s next installment. Perfect dark series. Although the release date is still unknown, the latest gameplay trailer showcases the first-person stealth action that players can expect when the game launches. Without a doubt, the gameplay reveals Perfect dark was one of the biggest announcements from Summer Game Fest 2024.

Xbox Wire describes the upcoming game and its most recent trailer as follows: “In the near future, Earth is hit by a series of global catastrophes, bringing ecosystems around the world to the brink of collapse. In the brand new Perfect dark game, you experience the journey of Joanna Dark, the elite agent of dataDyne, as she tracks down the world’s most wanted criminal, Daniel Carrington, to uncover the mysteries behind technological advances that could threaten the lives of millions of people . It is currently unknown if the story will continue the narrative of the original series.

Perfect dark will be released at some point in the future for Xbox Series X|S and PC. Check out the new trailer below:

Metal Gear Solid Delta: Snake Eater – Release date unknown

Metal Gear Solid Delta: Snake Eater
Metal Gear Solid Delta: Snake Eater

Metal Gear Solid Delta: Snake Eater is the long-awaited remake of arguably the most beloved entry in the Solid metal gear series. As of yet, no release date has been revealed for the highly anticipated title. What we do know, however, is that Delta will use voiceovers from the original game, with some new lines delivered by the original voice actors. Additionally, the game will use Unreal Engine 5.

The use of Unreal Engine 5, according to a presentation trailer, allows more detail on the faces of the snake eatercharacters. The trailer states that “tears, bruises, and bullet holes will mark Snake’s skin in real time, telling the story of each player’s unique gameplay choices.” The injuries on your body remain throughout your journey. While Delta will keep snake eaterThe original story is intact, it will improve its visuals and gameplay.

Metal Gear Solid Delta: Snake Eater will be released at some point in the future on PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, and PC. Check out the new trailer below:

Dragon Quest III HD-2D Remake – Released November 14

Dragon Quest 3 HD-2D Remake
Dragon Quest 3 HD-2D Remake

Dragon Quest III HD-2D Remake was initially announced in 2021 as part of the Dragon Quest 35th anniversary feed. After a lot of waiting, the remake will finally be released on November 14. If you would like to know more about Dragon Quest III HD-2D Remake, Final Weapon recently had the chance to preview the game and spent some time with the PlayStation 5 and Nintendo Switch versions! Additionally, you can watch our video preview with new footage of the title here.

A physical standard edition and a collector’s edition of the game will be available. Pre-orders are now live on the Square Enix store. The Collector’s Edition includes the following:

  • DRAGON QUEST III HD-2D Remake Standard edition physics game
  • Collectible Game Case Storage Box
  • Complete set of character and monster acrylic blocks
  • Adventurous Accessory Kit (in-game item)
  • x2 exclusive digital wallpapers (desktop)

Dragon Quest III HD-2D Remake will be released on November 14 for all consoles. Check out the game’s trailer below:

Marvel vs. Capcom Fighting Collection: Arcade Classics – Released in 2024

Marvel vs.  Capcom Fighting Collection: Arcade Classics
Marvel vs.  Capcom Fighting Collection: Arcade Classics

One of the most surprising announcements from Summer Game Fest 2024 was the announcement of Marvel vs. Capcom Fighting Collection: Arcade Classics. After the viral #FreeMVC2 movement, Capcom will finally release the beloved fighting game for modern consoles. Alongside, they will publish X-Men Children of the Atom, Marvel superheroes, X-Men vs. Street Fighter, Marvel Super Heroes vs. Street Fighter, Marvel versus Capcom: the clash of superheroesAnd The Punisher in the collection.

The collection will also include new training modes, local and online multiplayer, restore netcode, spectator mode, music jukebox, in-game museum, new display filters, and much more . At the time of writing, the game’s exact release date is currently unknown. However, Capcom will likely reveal more at EVO 2024.

Marvel vs. Capcom Fighting Collection: Arcade Classics will be released in 2024 on PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and PC. Check out the new trailer below:

The Legend of Zelda: Echoes of Wisdom – Released September 26

The Legend of Zelda: Echoes of Wisdom
The Legend of Zelda: Echoes of Wisdom

For the first time ever, Zelda will be the protagonist of her own game. Titled The Legend of Zelda: Echoes of Wisdom, the game follows Zelda trying to save Link and Hyrule from the strange rifts that have appeared. Along the way, the princess of Hyrule will ally herself with a mysterious fairy named Tri.

With their combined powers, players can create echoes: imitations of things found in the environment. Echoes can be created by boxes, beds, rocks, water blocks, and even enemies. The game’s art style matches that of The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening redo. The next version is bound to be an exciting new experience for Zelda fans and newcomers alike.

The Legend of Zelda: Echoes of Wisdom will be released on September 26 for Nintendo Switch. Check out the trailer below:

Metroid Prime 4: Beyond – Released in 2025

Metroid Prime 4: Beyond
Metroid Prime 4: Beyond

Finally, during the Nintendo Direct on June 18, the company finally presented a new look at Metroid Prime 4. Now titled Metroid Prime 4: Beyondthe first gameplay trailer confirms that the game will faithfully bring back the sub-series. First 4 is a first-person game, just like its predecessors. It also includes the scanning visor of First 1, 2And 3.

Small details about the game’s story and new mechanics are now known. That said, the recent gameplay trailer confirms that Sylux, a character that was teased in First Metroid Fighters, Metroid Prime 3: CorruptionAnd Metroid Prime: Federation Forcewill finally take center stage Bonus 4: Beyond. Nintendo will likely reveal more details in the coming months.

Metroid Prime 4: Beyond will be released in 2025 on Nintendo Switch. Check out the trailer below:

All the games mentioned above will be released in the coming years. Do our picks for Summer Game Fest 2024’s biggest reveals match yours? Let us know on Twitter!

Stay tuned for more details on these recent revelations over the coming months as we approach 2025.