How to watch Summer Game Fest 2023: Date, time, schedule, Warzone 2 Vondel reveal, more

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Summer Game Fest is back in 2023 to reveal more exciting games, here’s everything you need to know about how to watch the livestream, as well as the date and time you can expect the festival’s events.

Summer Game Fest is one of the gaming industry’s biggest events of the year. The livestreamed event gives gamers a chance to see a showcase of announcements and reveals from developers across the globe.

The event usually reveals a load of new upcoming games for the first time, as well as potential updates and announcements on already-revealed titles such as Assassin’s Creed Mirage, Mortal Kombat 1, and Alan Wake 2.

For those interested in watching the host of developer presentations for Summer Game Fest 2023, here’s how you can watch the event, the full schedule, and more.

When is Summer Game Fest 2023? Date & time

Summer Game Fest will start on June 8, 2023, at 12 PM PT / 3 PM ET / 8 PM BST. The show will begin with the Opening Showcase, and the whole event will continue until June 12 (June 13 for ET), ending with the Capcom Showcase.

Summer Game Fest is part of the digital E3 showcase for 2023, hosting some of the most anticipated showcases, such as Ubisoft Forward and the Xbox Showcase.

How to watch Summer Game Fest 2023

You can watch the Summer Game Fest via thegameawards’ YouTube channel below. Here, fans can watch the full livestreamed event for free when it starts on June 8.

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Warzone 2 Vondel map reveal at Summer Game Fest 2023

The Summer Game Fest 2023 event will feature a first look at Warzone 2’s upcoming Season 4 map called Vondel.

Warzone 2 Season 4 is arriving on June 14 and the update will deliver a brand-new map for players to explore. If you’re excited to see what the new map looks like and potentially catch gameplay on Vondel, then you’ll want to tune into the Summer Game Fest stream on June 8 at 12 PM PT / 3 PM ET / 8 PM BST.

Summer Game Fest 2023 presentation schedule

Here’s the full Summer Game Fest presentation schedule, so you know when each of the publishers and developers will be showcasing their games on the livestream:

Summer Game Fest presentationDateUK Time (BST)EU Time (CEST)East Coast US Time (ET)West Coast US Time (PT)
Summer Games Fest 2023 Opening ShowcaseThursday 8th June8:00 PM9:00 PM3:00 PM12:00 PM
Day of the DevsThursday 8th June10:00 AM11:00 PM5:00 PM2:00 PM
Devolver DirectThursday 8th June11:00 PM12:00 AM (Midnight, Friday 9th June)6:00 PM3:00 PM
Access-Ability Summer ShowcaseFriday 9th June4:00 PM5:00 PM11:00 AM8:00 AM
Tribeca Games SpotlightFriday 9th June8:00 PM9:00 PM3:00 PM12:00 PM
Wholesome Direct 2023Saturday 10th June5:00 PM6:00 PM12:00 PM9:00 AM
Future Games Show Summer ShowcaseSaturday 10th June6:00 PM7:00 PM1:00 PM10:00 AM
Xbox Games Showcase & Starfield DirectSunday 11th June6:00 PM7:00 PM1:00 PM10:00 AM
PC Gaming ShowSunday 11th June9:00 PM10:00 PM4:00 PM1:00 PM
Ubisoft ForwardMonday 12th June6:00 PM7:00 PM1:00 PM10:00 AM
Capcom ShowcaseMonday 12th June11:00 AM12:00 AM (Midnight, Tuesday 13th June)6:00 PM3:00 PM

These presentations range from Capcom to Devolver, so make sure you check the date and time of each so you don’t miss your favorite games.

Geoff Keighley, the presenter for the Summer Game Fest, also revealed that the first look at Fortnite Chapter 4 Season 3, WILDS, will be shown during the initial opening showcase.

As well as the premier of Fortnite WILDS, the opening showcase is usually when the world premiers are shown, giving gaming fans a first look at future games, so you won’t want to miss it.

Well, there you have it, that’s everything you need to know about the Summer Game Fest for 2023. For more, make sure you check out some of our other guides on exciting upcoming titles below:

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