January 23, 2022

13 greatest bulletins and trailers from The Sport Awards 2021

On Thursday night time, The Game Awards returned for the eighth consecutive 12 months — reside and in-person as soon as once more. As in previous years, there have been a number of stellar musical performances, main celeb visitors, and heartfelt speeches from proficient creators. However, if we’re being sincere, the rationale that we tuned in was to see the brand new video games. And even perhaps extra so than in earlier years, The Sport Awards 2021 had been jam-packed with exciting announcements and trailers.

The Sport Awards 2021 trailers and information

The present was three hours lengthy, so we received’t attempt to cowl each announcement right here. Quite, listed here are the entire largest and greatest trailers and divulges from The Sport Awards 2021.

Senua’s Saga: Hellblade 2

This was the primary of some highly-anticipated sequels to make an look at TGA 2021. The unique Hellblade — a darkish fantasy action-adventure recreation — launched in 2017 for PS4 and PC. Two years later, at TGA 2019, developer Ninja Idea introduced a sequel. The sequel nonetheless doesn’t have a launch date, however you’ll be able to see Hellblade 2 in motion on this terrifying gameplay trailer under:

Star Wars Eclipse

Quantic Dream and Lucasfilm Video games are teaming as much as make a brand new Star Wars recreation set within the Excessive Republic period. They name it “an intricately branching action-adventure recreation that may be skilled in some ways, and places the destinies of a number of playable characters in your arms.”

Surprise Girl

Monolith Productions, the workforce behind Center-earth: Shadow of Mordor and Shadow of Struggle, revealed that they’re engaged on an open-world action-adventure recreation starring Surprise Girl. It tells “an unique story set within the DC Universe and permit gamers to change into Diana of Themyscira within the combat to unite her Amazon household and the people from the trendy world.” It additionally brings again the favored Nemesis System from the Center-earth video games.

Alan Wake 2

Treatment Leisure burst onto the scene in 2001 with the primary Max Payne. Almost ten years later, the developer jumped into the following technology with Alan Wake. And since then, followers have been asking a few sequel to that spooky action-adventure recreation. Final night time, they lastly acquired it. Treatment says that this will probably be its first true survival-horror recreation, and it’s popping out in 2023.

Sonic the Hedgehog 2

“The world’s favourite blue hedgehog is again for a next-level journey in SONIC THE HEDGEHOG 2,” reads the outline. “After settling in Inexperienced Hills, Sonic is keen to show he has what it takes to be a real hero. His check comes when Dr. Robotnik returns, this time with a brand new companion, Knuckles, in seek for an emerald that has the facility to destroy civilizations. Sonic groups up along with his personal sidekick, Tails, and collectively they embark on a globe-trotting journey to search out the emerald earlier than it falls into the improper arms.” Sonic the Hedgehog 2 hits theaters on April eighth, 2022.


Silent Hill creator Keiichiro Toyama is again with a horrific-looking new recreation known as Slitterhead.

Cuphead: The Scrumptious Final Course

In the end, Studio MDHR has introduced the discharge date for the oft-delayed Cuphead DLC. The Scrumptious Final Course will lastly make its technique to PS4, Xbox One, Swap, and PC on June 30th, 2022. There will probably be a ton of latest bosses to combat, as you’ll be able to see within the trailer under:

Sonic Frontiers

In case the film trailer wasn’t sufficient, we additionally acquired this cinematic for the brand new recreation Sonic Frontiers. This appears to be the primary open-world Sonic the Hedgehog recreation that Sega has ever made.

Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League

Sizzling off DC’s Suicide Squad film from director James Gunn, Warner Bros. and Rocksteady are giving the supervillain workforce their very own recreation. Beneath, you’ll be able to watch the primary official gameplay trailer:

Google Play Video games

Google is bringing Android video games to PC subsequent 12 months. The corporate is releasing an official Google Play Video games app for Home windows gadgets, and players can seamlessly soar from one platform to the opposite.

Google Play Games is bringing Android games to PC in 2022.
Google Play Video games is bringing Android video games to PC in 2022. Picture supply: Google

Star Trek Resurgence

Right here’s how the workforce at Dramatic Labs describes their new recreation:

Star Trek: Resurgence is an interactive narrative online game that tells an unique story set within the period shortly after the occasions of Star Trek: The Subsequent Era. Stationed aboard the united statesS. RESOLUTE, gamers will assume the position of two principal characters, First Officer Jara Rydek and Engineering Crewperson Carter Diaz, as they unravel a sinister thriller involving two alien civilizations on the point of conflict. All through the sport, gamers will immerse themselves within the Star Trek universe, interacting with new and returning characters by quite a lot of dialogue and motion gameplay to find out the course of the story.

Halo the sequence

Sure, the Halo TV present is actual. Paramount Plus ended up with Halo, and the sequence is making its debut on the streaming service in 2022. Halo stars Pablo Schreiber (Grasp Chief, John-117), Natascha McElhone (Dr. Halsey), Jen Taylor (Cortana), and Bokeem Woodbine (Soren-066).

ARC Raiders

Patrick Söderlund was as soon as a prime government at Digital Arts. He’s now the CEO at Embark Studios, and the primary recreation from his new studio, ARC Raiders, debuted at The Sport Awards 2021 final night time. It’s a third-person, free-to-play battle royale that appears to focus as a lot on battling monsters on this planet because it does different gamers. ARC Raiders is coming to consoles and PC in 2022.