The Steam Game Festival will be the solely gaming-related present to have added further dates as an alternative of cancelling this year–and Geoff Keighley has simply introduced yet one more version of the online-only sport competition can be gracing our screens earlier than the top of the 12 months.
Valve is planning one other Steam Game Festival: Autumn Edition this Fall, operating October 7 – 13. Another likelihood to play free previews of upcoming video games.
— Geoff Keighley (@geoffkeighley) August 11, 2020
The very first iteration of the Steam Game Festival was launched to coincide with Keighley’s Game Awards in December 2019, with the concept being to copy the idea of a bodily commerce present even earlier than the pandemic made such on-line occasions a necessity. Two more of the web occasions ran this 12 months, with the primary operating when GDC should have taken place in March, and the Summer Game Festival operating in June when E3 would have occurred.
Now, the Steam Fall Games Festival will run from October 7 to 13, giving Steam customers an opportunity to play free demos of upcoming games–usually comprised of video games that are planning to launch on Steam inside the subsequent 12 months.
While nothing has but been introduced in regards to the destiny of Keighley’s Game Awards for 2020, we might get yet one more iteration of the Steam Game Festival operating alongside that occasion in December once more this 12 months.