This year’s Game Awards has come to end, but those who missed Geoff Knighley’s annual ceremony celebrating the countless talents of the video game industry might want to check out its replay, as the show included a ton of great trailers with new footage for both previously announced projects and complete surprises.
Among the games that were showcased include Star Wars Eclipse, an adventure game developed by Detroit: Become Human studio Quantic Dream set in the sci-fi franchise’s High Republic era; FromSoftware’s Elden Ring, which received a new story trailer; and Final Fantasy VII Remake Intergrade, whose long-rumored PC version will finally arrive next week exclusively on the Epic Games Store.
Remedy Games even shared a short clip to confirm that it is working on the long-overdue sequel to its cult-classic, supernatural thriller, Alan Wake. A roundup including that and other notable trailers:
Alan Wake II
Monsters wear many faces. In Alan Wake 2, continue the writer’s story and experience Remedy Entertainment’s first foray into survival horror. Coming to PC on the Epic Games Store, PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S in 2023. Presented by Epic Games Publishing.
Star Wars Eclipse
Set during the High Republic era, Star Wars Eclipse is an intricately branching action-adventure game that can be experienced in many ways, and puts the destinies of multiple playable characters in your hands, created in collaboration between Quantic Dream and Lucasfilm Games.
Final Fantasy VII Remake Intergrade
Battle through Midgar with Cloud and Avalanche in FINAL FANTASY VII REMAKE INTERGRADE, coming to the Epic Games Store on December 16, 2021. FINAL FANTASY VII REMAKE INTERGRADE is a visually enhanced edition of the critically acclaimed and award winning game, featuring a brand-new episode featuring Yuffie as the main character, and numerous gameplay additions for players to enjoy.
Horizon Forbidden West
Join Aloy as she braves the Forbidden West – a majestic but dangerous frontier that conceals mysterious new threats. Explore distant lands, fight bigger and more awe-inspiring machines, and encounter astonishing new tribes as you return to the far-future, post-apocalyptic world of Horizon.
Senua’s Saga: Hellblade II
Debuted at The Game Awards 2021, watch the Senua’s Saga: Hellblade II gameplay reveal. Coming exclusively to Xbox and Windows PC from Ninja Theory. Captured in-game by the development team.
A Plague Tale: Requiem
Asobo Studio and Focus Entertainment are thrilled to reveal the first gameplay of A Plague Tale: Requiem, sequel to critically acclaimed and award-winning A Plague Tale: Innocence, in a new gripping trailer that premiered during The Game Awards 2021.
Dune: Spice Wars
Publisher Funcom and developer Shiro Games today proudly announce Dune: Spice Wars, a real-time strategy game with 4X elements based on Frank Herbert’s groundbreaking novel Dune. The game will be released into early access on PC already next year.
Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League
Task Force X has a target: Kill the Flash or die trying. Check out the first official #GameplayTrailer of #SuicideSquadGame and experience how each super-villain’s unique abilities combine to create chaos in Metropolis. Coming in 2022 to PS5, Xbox Series X|S, and PC.
The storyteller speaks. Learn the history of the world of ELDEN RING, as crafted by Hidetaka Miyazaki and George R. R. Martin.
Mysteriously transported from New York City, Frey Holland finds herself trapped in the ancient land of Athia.
Frey soon learns this beautiful land once flourished under the reign of benevolent matriarchs, called Tantas, until a devastating blight relentlessly corrupted everything it touched. The Break transformed animals into beasts, men into monsters, and rich landscapes into four dangerous realms. At the center of their shattered domains, the Tantas now rule as maddened and evil sorceresses.
Nightingale is a new shared world survival crafting and building game coming to PC Early Access in 2022. Explore, discover and survive in an interconnected web of beautiful, mystical, and dangerous realms. Immerse yourself in a new Victorian gaslamp fantasy universe, where you’ll build estates and homesteads, band together with other survivors, and fight nightmarish creatures as you search for a way home.
Source: The Game Awards