Steam has formally renamed its sport competition, which can now be known as Steam Subsequent Fest. The brand new identify, based on Valve, displays the present’s give attention to upcoming video games. The brand new Subsequent Fest can be held on June 16-22, and you’ll set a reminder for the occasion on.
Valve has additionally confirmed that, simply as with the earlier Sport Festivals, Subsequent Fest can have “a whole bunch of sport demos.” If you wish to know what you should utilize to play these demos, check out our record of the. Steam did not give any hints on which video games and/or demos could be proven on the occasion, however it did publish a sizzle reel from the February Video games Competition to provide gamers an concept.
Steam additionally promised that avid gamers would have the ability to watch developer livestreams and chat straight with them about their video games. Within the meantime, if you cannot wait to get your palms on the free demos that Steam has promised you’ll be able to attempt your hand at one of many manyat present accessible.
June 16-22 is in keeping with, like E3. Curiously, leaked dates prompt E3 2021 was going to run as a digital occasion from June 15-17 (the in-person occasion has been presumed to be canceled, given present occasions), however on the time of this writing, that has not been formally confirmed by the ESA. If each occasions do run, it would be a wealth of knowledge on new video games, and if E3 would not occur this yr within the conventional sense, at the least we’ll have Subsequent Fest to look at.