How to watch the 2022 Xbox/Bethesda Games Showcase and start time
Update: The event is now over. You can rewatch it below, or check out our Xbox and Bethesda announcements recap, which covers news and gameplay from Starfield, Forza, Persona, and more.
The next big gaming event of 2022, the Showcase of Xbox and Bethesda gamesis due to take place today, June 12. We are only a few minutes away: live stream begins at 10:00 a.m. PT and promises to run for over an hour and a half, and it should be filled with Xbox Series X games | S and PC (and cloud!), reveals, trailers and more. Although very little has been specifically confirmed for the event, and there has still been no enough As many leaks as previous years, we can probably expect to take a look at games like Starfield, Redfall, and more. Below, you’ll find the full recap on how to watch the event, when it will start, and an idea of what to expect.
The scope of Xbox events has expanded for years thanks to its acquisition of Bethesda, which brought a group of additional developers into the first-party Xbox family. Of course, there could also be projections from third-party companies, with rumors that Hideo Kojima is working on a game coming to Xbox.
When is the Xbox and Bethesda Games Showcase?
The Xbox and Bethesda Games Showcase takes place today, Sunday, June 12. It starts at 10 a.m. PT / 1 p.m. ET, and you can see more regional times below.
Xbox/Bethesda start time Sunday, June 12
- 10:00 a.m. (Pacific Time)
- 12:00 p.m.
- 1 p.m. ET
- 6:00 p.m. GMT
- 02:00 JST (Monday, June 13)
- 03:00 AEST (Monday, June 13)
How long is the Xbox and Bethesda Games Showcase?
The Xbox and Bethesda games showcase will last 1 hour and 35 minutes, according to Microsoft’s Aaron Greenberg. For comparison, the 2021 Xbox & Bethesda event lasted 1 hour and 25 minutes.
How to Watch the Xbox and Bethesda Games Showcase
The Xbox and Bethesda Games Showcase will be broadcast in various places, including via the official Xbox pages on YouTube, Twitch, and TikTok, among others. Microsoft will broadcast the event in more than 30 languages, including ASL. GameSpot will also be broadcasting a live stream from the showcase, which you can watch above or on GameSpot’s YouTube.
What to expect at the Xbox and Bethesda Games Showcase
The Xbox and Bethesda Games Showcase will include “incredible titles” from Xbox Game Studios, Bethesda and third-party Microsoft partners around the world, Microsoft said in its announcement. There will also be updates to Xbox Game Pass and Microsoft’s efforts in the PC space, the company said.
Microsoft didn’t provide any details about the games on display at the event, but Bethesda’s Starfield is a safe bet – despite being delayed to November, it’s still one of the biggest first-party games at the moment. ‘horizon. Microsoft also has new Fable and Forza Motorsport games in the works that could be shown off. Forza Horizon 5 DLC recently leaked that we might take a look, while a port of GoldenEye 007 might also be in the works, according to various reports and a list of achievements. Something new involving Banjo-Kazooie is also rumored.
As for Bethesda’s non-Starfield offerings, the showcase could bring more news about Redfall and Indiana Jones games from MachineGames. As always, there will surely be some unexpected announcements and new reveals too.
As noted above, there are rumors that a Kojima game will be coming to Xbox, with a recent leak pointing to the famed Metal Gear creator working on a horror game called Overdose.
Several different accessibility options will be available during the Xbox and Bethesda Games Showcase. These include “subtitle support and/or dubbed audio translations” in the following languages:
- Simplified Chinese
- Traditional Chinese
- Persian (Farsi)
- brazilian portuguese
- Castilian Spanish
- Latin American Spanish
Additionally, the Xbox YouTube channel will have versions with American Sign Language as well as another with audio descriptions. The XboxASL Twitch channel will also stream the American Sign Language version.
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