The Game Awards 2020 ceremony is doing issues a bit of in another way this yr in mild of COVID-19. Not solely is it nonetheless occurring, however it will be happening in three completely different locations this yr as an alternative. London, Los Angeles, and Tokyo will probably be airing a particular Game Awards showcase in gorgeous 4K UHD high quality.
The present will probably be filmed in-studio in any respect three areas, although there will probably be no viewers for security issues. This multi-city method will probably be streaming throughout greater than 45 world video platforms for the viewers to get pleasure from along with stay co-streamers to assist hold issues attention-grabbing.
“In 2020, video games have connected and comforted us more than ever, and that makes the 2020 edition of The Game Awards our most important show ever,” stated Geoff Keighley in a latest press assertion. “Our team is working hard to deliver an innovative and thoughtful program that celebrates excellence, previews the future, and amplifies important voices that are shaping the future of this medium.”
New areas, new setup, and even a brand new award. This yr’s Game Awards showcase will now provide the Innovation in Accessibility award that goals to acknowledge builders that push for extra options within the title of accessibility.
2020 has undoubtedly been completely different for all of us, and a whole lot of corporations have needed to rethink their complete world presence technique because of the continuation of COVID-19. No E3, no Comic Cons, all-digital occasions … it has been wild. The Game Awards could also be going all-digital this yr, but it surely has all the time been immediately accessible for viewers, so the influence will not be as nice as what the ESA contended with regarding E3.
It will probably be an thrilling time to replicate again on this yr of gaming and have one final hurrah earlier than plunging all-in with the following era.
Produced by Geoff Keighley and Kimmie Kim, the brand new showcase goes stay on December 10th.