The main announcements and trailers ceremony.
The fifth award ceremony of The Game Awards 2018 was held on December 7 at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. According to tradition, the event not only announced the winners, but also announced the games and trailers. All this we collected in one material.
Journey to the Savage Planet – astronaut adventure game on an unexplored planet
A game about adventure in space. The developers from Typhoon studio themselves say that this is not a survival or a “royal battle”. Gameplay promise to show in the near future. The publisher will speak 505 Games. For Typhoon Studios, which was founded by former employees of Ubisoft, WB Games and Eidos, Journey to the Savage Planet will be the first game.
Stanley Parable: Ultra Deluxe – an updated edition, which will be released on the console
Stanley Parable: Ultra Deluxe – the publication of a popular indie game that will be released, including on consoles. The developers promise to add new endings.
Trailer adventure game Among Trees
Adventure game from FJRD Interactive. In it, the player will need to equip his hut in the forest, look for food and survive. They promise that Among Trees will be released in early access to Steam in 2019.
Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order – a continuation of the action-RPG about superheroes
Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 will be released in 2019 exclusively for the Nintendo Switch. Judging by the trailer, the Guardians of the Galaxy will appear in the game, as well as old characters like Iron Man and Spider-Man, but in costumes from the films of the cinema universe Marvel. The game is developed by Team Ninja, known for Nioh.
Far Cry: New Dawn – sequel to Far Cry 5 in post-apocalypse
Continuation of Far Cry 5, which takes place in Montana 17 years after the final of the original game. Players will explore the area that has survived a nuclear strike and confront some “twins” who hold the whole district at bay. The game will cost $ 40 and will go on sale February 15, 2019 on PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.Far Cry New Dawn will be released on February 15
Hades – action-RPG from the authors Bastion and Transistor
Action-RPG, in which the player controls a hero trying to escape from Aida. Hades already came out in an early access in the Epic Games store , the launch of which occurred right during the ceremony. In it, by the way, found Journey, previously available only on consoles from Sony.
Gameplay Ancestors – action in the open world from the creator of the original Assassin’s Creed
Game designer Patrice Desile showed the gameplay of Ancestors, an action game in which the player controls the ancestors of people – the humanoid monkeys.
Scavengers Cooperative Shooter Trailer
The game is from the studio Midwinter, which was founded by immigrants from 343 Industries. Players will need to survive in a large open world inhabited, as the developers say, by hundreds of hostile creatures. According to the authors, Scavengers mechanics combine both elements of PvE and elements of PvP battles. On the game site you can register for the play-test, which will be held in 2019.
Anthem storyline trailer
Head of BioWare, Casey Hudson, presented another trailer for the cooperative action-RPG Anthem. This time the video was devoted to the plot of the future game. In particular, it showed one of the villains.
Trailer console version of cooperative action-RPG Dauntless
Shareware role-playing game about the hunt for monsters will be released in April 2019 on Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC. Version for the latest platform will be exclusive to the store Epic Games. Later release of ports on Nintndendo Switch and mobile platforms will take place.
Crash Team Racing: Nitro-Fuelled – a remake of an arcade racing game from the first PlayStation
Following the remake of the first three parts of Crash Bandicoot, Sony will release on PlayStation 4 a reissue of the racing arcade game Crash Team Racing. Release of the game is scheduled for June 21, 2019.
The Outer Worlds – Obsidian first person shooter RPG
The protagonist of the game woke up after hibernation on the human colony Halcyon, the furthest from Earth. According to the authors, the player will be faced with various factions and make difficult decisions in the course of the plot. The Outer Worlds will be released on PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in 2019.
The Last Campfire – adventure game from the creators of No Man’s Sky
The game tells about a character named Ember, who was in a “mysterious place.” It was created by Steve Burgess and Chris Symonds – employees of Hello Games. According to the head of the studio, Shaun Murray, the company is trying to help employees implement their ideas. The Last Campfire is the fruit of this approach.
Winter Card Trailer for PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds
The map is already available on test PC servers. The authors of the game once again reminded that from December 7, PUBG is available on the PlayStation 4.
Atlas – MMO by ARK: Survival Evolved
MMORPG about pirates from the studio Wildcard. Judging by the trailer, the game will be similar to Sea of Thieves. According to the authors, the size of the world is 12 thousand times larger than the area of a single ARK server.
Next Dragon Age teaser
Any information about the future game from the teaser is almost impossible to get. Even the names are not shown.
The video ends with the phrase “So, you finally found me.” I guess you have questions. ” It may belong to both the Gray Warden – the main character of the first part, and Solas from Dragon Age: Inquisition. The last hash is also hinted at by the hashtag, which appears in the final of the video – Dread Wolf is the nickname of the elven god from the game’s universe, which Solas embodied.
The Pathless – a three-dimensional platformer from the authors of ABZÛ
Platform about a girl with a bird, aesthetics reminiscent of Shadow of the Colossuss. In the trailer you can see how the main character fights with a huge monster with a bow. The Pathless will be released in 2019 on the PlayStation 4 and PC. In the latter case – in the digital store Epic Games.
Survived By – shareware “bagel” from Human Head Studio
Rogue-lite, in which after each character’s death, players will take control of his descendant. In this case, the learned skills are transferred to all heirs. The game is available in early access to Steam.
The trailer of the 16-bit game on the TV series “Very strange things”
Isometric beat ’em up, the events of which follow the plot of the third season of the show. The game will be cooperative: players will take on the role of Sheriff Hopper, Lucas and Steve. Stranger Things 3: The Game will be released in 2019 on PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch.
Trailer and release date for Mortal Kombat 11
In the cinematic trailer, Scorpio fights with Ryden, but the video does not reveal any details about the game. Output fighting is scheduled for April 23, 2019.
The first trailer Psychonauts 2
Continuation of the cult game from Tim Schefer. Funds for Psychonauts 2 were collected using crowdfunding on the platform Fig. It was originally planned that the game will be released in 2018, but later the studio Double Fine decided to postpone the release a year in advance.
Trailer and release date for Rage 2
Bethesda showed another trailer for its post-apocalyptic shooter Rage 2. This time the video is about the open world. In addition, the trailer showed the release date – the game will be released on PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on May 14, 2019.
DLC Trailer for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate c characters from Persona 5
In the fighting game Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, which was released on December 7th, Joker will appear – the protagonist of JRPG Persona 5, as well as the associated arena for fights. This character will be the first to receive the owners of the Fighters Pass kit.
Three top corporate managers on the same stage
Top managers from Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo joined the ranks of The Game Awards. It turned out very inspiring, but not a word about cross-play.
Launch Epic Games Store
Right during the ceremony, Epic Games launched its competitor Steam. The store has several exclusives, including Ashen and Hades. Throughout 2019, Epic plans to distribute free games to users – there will be 28 of them, starting with Subnautica.