The Future Games Show comes to gamescom on August 24

Image showcasing The Future Games Show at gamescom 2022
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The Future Games Show is back for a summer showcase of exciting upcoming games across PS5, Xbox Series X, Nintendo Switch, PC and more. 

On August 24, the Future Games Show Powered by Mana will be hosted by Christopher Judge (Kratos) and Danielle Bisutti (Freya) from the God of War series. They will be showing off 50+ games over 75 minutes, including 10 world premieres. After the show, head over the Future Games Show Steam (opens in new tab) page for a virtual show floor and playable demos.

Here are some of the games already confirmed for the Future Games Show:

  • Layers of Fears, a first-person psychedelic horror chronicle, 
  • The Devil in Me, the latest game in The Dark Pictures Anthology
  • Lightyear Frontier, a relaxing exploration farming adventure
  • Ereban: Shadow Legacy, a fast-paced stealth platformer
  • Goat Simulator 3, a legendary sandbox adventure game
  • The Chant, a cosmic horror action-adventure game 
  • Deliver Us Mars, an atmospheric sci-fi adventure
  • Stray Blade, an All-new action RPG
  • A Little to the Left, a Cozy puzzle game

Broadcasting on all major streaming platforms, viewers can set a reminder for the Future Games Show on GamesRadar’s YouTube (opens in new tab) channel so they don’t miss any of the action. Keep up with all the action and latest news this week via GamesRadar (opens in new tab), Twitch (opens in new tab), Facebook (opens in new tab), YouTube (opens in new tab), Twitter (opens in new tab) and the dedicated Future Games Show Twitter (opens in new tab).

How to watch the Future Games Show 

The Future Games Show Powered by Mana will kick off on Wednesday, August 24 at 2 p.m. ET / 11 a.m. PT / 7 p.m. BST. 

It will be streamed live on Twitch (opens in new tab), Facebook (opens in new tab), YouTube (opens in new tab), Twitter (opens in new tab) and GamesRadar (opens in new tab), giving you plenty of choice on where to watch the showcase. The show will also be broadcast in China by bilibili (opens in new tab).

Tom’s Guide will, of course, work to bring you the biggest and best gaming announcements from gamescom, as well as any thoughts we have on what games you should be excited about. In the meantime, check out Sony's big gamescom 2022 announcement from opening night — its answer to the Microsoft Elite controller.

Malcolm McMillan
News Writer

Malcolm McMillan is a News Writer for Tom's Guide, writing about the latest in tech, gaming and entertainment with a particular focus on phones and virtual reality. Before writing for Tom's Guide, he worked many retail jobs and many Black Fridays, including a stint for Microsoft so he knows all about finding the best prices for the latest tech. Malcolm had also been a fantasy football analyst for several years prior to his time with Tom's Guide. He is passionate about video games and sports, though both cause him to yell at the TV frequently. He proudly sports many tattoos, including an Arsenal tattoo, in honor of the team that causes him to yell at the TV the most.