We’re excited to return to gamescom in Cologne, Germany this August and hand around in particular person with the group for the primary time since 2019!  

We’re actually trying ahead to being again on the present ground, bringing our passionate followers collectively once more in particular person to have fun what’s forward at Xbox. At gamescom 2022, whether or not attending the present or watching the Xbox Sales space @ gamescom Reside Stream from dwelling, followers in Europe and around the globe can count on somewhat extra perception into a few of our beforehand introduced {games} coming to Xbox within the subsequent 12 months. 

We’re additionally more than happy to announce the return of Xbox FanFest to the present ground. Extra particulars on this and every little thing else we’re as much as at gamescom 2022, could be discovered beneath. Right here’s what to anticipate.  


Xbox Sales space 


This 12 months the Xbox sales space will probably be again in Corridor Eight and can characteristic 36 stations with a unbelievable line-up of content material coming to Xbox within the subsequent 12 months, lots of which can arrive on {Game Pass} on day one.

For these attending in particular person, it is possible for you to to go hands-on with a number of the newest {games} and updates from Xbox {Game} Studios, together with: 

  • Pentiment  (Obsidian Leisure / Xbox {Game} Studios)
  • Age of Empires IV  (Relic Leisure & World’s Edge / Xbox {Game} Studios)
  • Microsoft Flight Simulator  (Asobo Studio / Xbox {Game} Studios Publishing)
  • Sea of Thieves  (Uncommon {Games} / Xbox {Game} Studios)
  • Grounded (Obsidian Leisure / Xbox {Game} Studios)

We will probably be celebrating a few of our third-party companions too, with playable titles on the sales space together with: 

  • A Plague Story: Requiem (Asobo Studio / Focus Leisure)
  • Disney Dreamlight Valley (Gameloft)
  • Gunfire Reborn (Duoyi {Games} / 505 {Games})
  • Inkulinati (Yaza {Games} / Daedalic Leisure)
  • Final Case of Benedict Fox (Plot Twist {Games} / Rogue {Games})
  • Lies of P (Neowiz)
  • Lightyear Frontier (Body Break)
  • Planet of Lana (Wishfully / Thunderful)
  • You Suck at Parking (Joyful Volcano)

Guests to the sales space may also be capable to get hands-on with the brand new Xbox App on the most recent 2022 Samsung Sensible TV, a part of our mission to empower everybody to {play} the {games} they need, with the individuals they need, wherever they need. 

Along with getting hands-on with the most recent {games}, attendees can have the prospect to develop into a video {game} hero with some wonderful photograph alternatives. You’ll be capable to… 

  • Come face-to-face with the primary boss from Grounded, the Broodmother, a larger-than-life spider 5 meters (17 toes) broad who’s trying ahead to getting a selfie with you
  • Stroll the plank with Sea of Thieves 
  • Battle the Piglins with Minecraft Legends 
  • Storm the battlefield with Age of Empires IV   
  • Take a selfie with Starfield’s robotic companion, VASCO 

We are able to’t wait to see what you rise up to.   

Xbox stays dedicated to the idea that gaming needs to be secure, inclusive, and accessible for all. That’s why we’re guaranteeing that Xbox Adaptive Controllers will probably be obtainable on request and all areas of the sales space will probably be wheelchair accessible. Moreover, simply identifiable American Signal Language (ASL), British Signal Language (BSL), and German Signal Language (DGS) interpreters, in addition to “Right here to Assist” workers, will probably be obtainable to help gamers of all skills.   

We’re additionally happy to announce that Xbox is an official companion of “gamescom goes inexperienced” and we’ve got made a voluntary local weather contribution to ClimatePartner to offset the CO2 consumption of our present ground presence. We’re additionally dedicated to the prevention of waste within the design, presence and breakdown of the Xbox sales space itself. All of this varieties a part of Xbox’s dedication to our gamers and the business to work tirelessly to scale back our environmental impression in a accountable approach. 

It is possible for you to to seek out us at Corridor Eight of the Koelnmesse, North entrance. Come hang around with Crew Xbox! 

See beneath for the patron present opening occasions: 

  • Thursday, August 25 – 10:00am – 8:00pm CEST 
  • Friday, August 26 – 10:00am – 8:00pm CEST 
  • Saturday, August 27 – 9:00am – 8:00 pm CEST 
  • Sunday, August 28 – 9:00am – 8:00pm CEST 

Xbox Sales space @ gamescom Reside Stream 


Reside from the Xbox Sales space at gamescom, on Thursday, August 25 from 2:00pm CEST – 8:00pm CEST / 5:00am PT – 11:00am PT / 8:00am ET – 2:00pm ET we’ll additionally host a big day of live-streamed conversations. Anticipate developer interviews and gameplay from varied Xbox {Game} Studios together with Mojang Studios, Obsidian Leisure, and World’s Edge plus Xbox {Game} Studios Publishing and their companions at Asobo Studio, along with a few of our extremely anticipated {games} from our third-party companions. Be part of us for the entire stream or tune in for the most recent in your most anticipated titles. Regulate Xbox Social channels for the total content material schedule within the days main as much as gamescom.

Right here’s a style of what to anticipate:   

  • Microsoft Flight Simulator (Asobo Studio / Xbox {Game} Studios Publishing)
  • Gunfire Reborn (Duoyi {Games} / 505 {Games})
  • Sea of Thieves (Uncommon {Games} / Xbox {Game} Studios)
  • Lies of P (Neowiz)
  • Excessive On Life (Squanch {Games})
  • Grounded (Obsidian Leisure / Xbox {Game} Studios)
  • Pentiment (Obsidian Leisure / Xbox {Game} Studios)
  • A Plague Story: Requiem (Asobo Studio / Focus Leisure)
  • Minecraft Legends (Mojang Studios & Blackbird Interactive / Xbox {Game} Studios)
  • Planet of Lana (Wishfully / Thunderful)
  • Age of Empires IV (Relic Leisure & World’s Edge / Xbox {Game} Studios)

The stay English-language broadcast from Xbox’s gamescom sales space will probably be obtainable in German, French, Polish, Italian, Spanish (Latin American & Castilian), Brazilian Portuguese, Japanese, Korean, and Chinese language (Simplified), together with ASL, BSL and DGS interpretation, and English Audio Descriptions. You’ll be able to catch all of the Xbox Sales space @gamescom Reside Stream on regional Xbox channels on YouTube, Twitch, Fb, and elsewhere.


Xbox FanFest @ gamescom 


After Hours Sales space Entry Occasion. 

Xbox FanFest will host a particular occasion after hours within the Xbox Sales space. This occasion will happen on Wednesday, August 24from 8:00pm – 11:00pm CEST and offers choose followers an opportunity to beat the crowds and get entry to the sales space earlier than the present opens to public ticket holders. There’s no higher technique to join with others within the Xbox group than being collectively in-person. Collectively, followers can get pleasure from enjoyable sales space actions, together with meet and greets with {game} creators. To enter for an opportunity to win a ticket to the After Hours Sales space Entry Occasion for you and a pal, register as an Xbox FanFest fan at xbox.com/fanfest and opt-in on the exclusives web page. Entry interval ends August 15 at 11:59pm PT. 

Digital Meet & Greets with Sea of Thieves and Park Past. 

Can’t make it to gamescom in particular person this 12 months? No drawback. Xbox FanFest will host Meet & Greets with Sea of Thieves and Park Past on Friday, August 26. Followers can take part regardless of the place they could be by becoming a member of a Microsoft Groups name. These digital experiences are a singular alternative to talk straight with {game} creators about their {games} and their expertise within the business. To enter for an opportunity to win, register as an Xbox FanFest fan at xbox.com/fanfest and opt-in for the meet and greet of your alternative. Entry interval ends August 15 at 11:59pm PT. See Official Guidelines for full particulars.

Xbox Social Media Protection.

For all the most recent updates on Xbox at gamescom this 12 months, keep tuned to the @Xbox Twitter, Fb, Instagram and YouTube social channels, and the @XboxDACH Twitter, Fb, Instagram and YouTube social channels. We’re utilizing #Xboxgamescom as our occasion hashtag.

By DGN