Tokyo Game Show 2022: where to watch it and what game announcements to expect

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Tokyo Game Show 2022: where to watch it and what game announcements to expect

All the information about the upcoming TGS 2022 is right here.

Gaming shows with a live audience are making a comeback. In recent years the major industry events were held in livestream form or were outright canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The upcoming Tokyo Game Show 2022 is about to change that, as it will be open to the general public for the first time in 3 years. The organizers are taking the theme of this year’s TGS very seriously - Nothing Stops Gaming. Let's hope the event will live up to that slogan!

When is TGS 2022 happening, and who is attending?

The first thing gamers need to know is the Tokyo Game Show 2022 date. The gaming expo will begin this Thursday, September 15, 2022, and will run through to September 18. During that time you will be able to watch many presentations from many game developers. Also planned is The Japan Game Awards 2022 show broadcast. To see all the details take a look at the official Tokyo Game Show 2022 schedule below.

Please note that all timeslots are shown using Japan Standard Time (JST).

The presentations at TGS 2022 that are bound to be the most talked about are the following:

  • Microsoft – September 15, 18:00 to 19:00 JST
  • Bandai Namco Entertainment – September 15, 22:00 to 23:00 JST
  • Capcom – September 15, 23:00 to 24:00 JST and September 17, 00:00 to 01:00 JST
  • Prime Gaming – September 16, 12:00 to 14:00 JST
  • Sega/Atlus – September 16, 20:00 to 21:00 JST
  • Konami – September 16, 21:00 to 22:00 JST
  • Square Enix – September 16, 22:00 to 24:00 JST

Where can gamers watch TGS 2022 live?

If you plan on watching the Tokyo Game Show 2022 live stream, you will be happy to know that it’s going to be available on the expo’s official YouTube channel right here. IGN is reported to be an official event partner and will provide live streams. More details are sure to appear on their platforms very soon.

The TGS 2022 program live feed will also be available to Steam users through a special page. However, no link is yet provided.

What games should we expect to see at TGS 2022?

Surely, gamers are most excited about the TGS 2022 game announcements and showcases. Nothing gets players more enthusiastic for a new release than a fresh trailer. Titles that are said to make an appearance in the Tokyo Game Show 2022 schedule include:

Regarding TGS 2022 rumors, it’s said that Konami might show remastered versions of their classics: Metal Gear Solid, Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty, and Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater. It’s also speculated that we might see a remake of Silent Hill 2, which is said to be developed by the Polish Bloober Team studio.

Fans are surely excited about Microsoft’s presentation. With all the developers in the company’s catalog, gamers would love to see new and impressive announcements during their TGS 2022 live stream. There’s also no doubt that a closer look at Starfield and Redfall would be very welcome.

It’s also quite safe to assume that the Tokyo Game Show 2022 program might include showcases of titles that we already know of. New information about Crisis Core: Final Fantasy VII Reunion, Forspoken, Star Ocean: The Divine Force, and Valkyrie Elysium, all from Square Enix, will be appreciated, as many gamers are waiting for those titles.

Now that you know the Tokyo Game Show 2022 date and where to watch it, tell us what you think. Are you going to watch any of the presentations? Maybe you're just waiting for a nice roundup article? What TGS 2022 game announcements would you like to see most? Let us know in the comments below.

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