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I don’t know what I expect from Geoff Keighley at this point. Each year, I start. The Game Awards It is important to know exactly what they mean and They live up to that promise. Meaning, they’re a trailer-and-cameo show. It seems that something always catches me by surprise. It was Al Pacino’s appearance to present the performance award this year. This was a truly enjoyable experience. Animal cameo (and His back-andBear McCreary was a good friend and seemed to be very happy to have him around. and Finally a random kid who crashed Hidetaka Miyazaki’s acceptance speech. It was a It was a strange night.

Overall, I’m satisfied, if unsurprised with how the night went. I’m pleased Christopher Judge won the performance award, though I was pulling a bit for Sunny Suljic (as was Judge himself, I’m sure). Bayonetta 3 won Best Action title. But let’s talk trailers — and Bayonetta was the topic I was referring to. Not Anticipating a It’s too soon to release a new game, much less an arty puzzle platformer in the series. But I still want it and It must be mine. I’m almost as excited for Hades 2, given that I’ve been telling everyone who would listen about Hades and Persephone’s other children and now we’re seeing at least one.

Non-English versionsGame Awards News: The Federal Trade Commission is now involved in the Microsoft-Activision purchase. The FTC is seeking to block the acquisition on antitrust grounds. I would caution anyone against instantly taking Microsoft’s side here. Sony has been the main opponent to the acquisition. and those have been — to put it gently — somewhat farcical and self-serving. But just because Sony’s arguments have been less-than-compelling doesn’t mean that the FTC has no grounds. I’m curious to see how this plays out.

As for what games I’m playing … I’ll be honest, all the games I wanted to play have now released for this year. So from now until 2023’s big release, I’m playing catch up. I think I’ll finally play some titles I’ve not yet tried, such as Dying Light 2 and Splatoon 3. There are so many games on the site. Game Pass that I have a There is still a lot to be done.


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