Summer Game Fest Kicks Off on June 10th

Summer Game Fest Kicks Off on June 10th

Geoff Keighley

Seasoned game industry veteran and Game Awards creator Geoff Keighley has announced via Twitter that this year’s Summer Game Fest will return beginning on Thursday, June 10th.

Kickoff Live will begin at 2pm EST and features world premiere game announcements, a performance by Weezer and other artists, with more content to be announced at a later date.

The event marks the beginning of seven jam-packed days of gaming news with E3 2021 beginning it’s digital event on June 12th through June 15th.

Summer Game Fest began as an alternative to E3 in 2020 after aforementioned Geoff Keighley announced that he would not attend E3 in 2020 after having attended the event for more than 20 years. his reason for not attending was not identified, however he did state “I look forward to supporting the industry in other ways and at other events in the future.”

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