Summer Game Festival 2022 Showcase: Everything Including The Last of Us PS5 Remake Revealed

Geoff Keighley’s Summer Game Fest 2022 showcase is finally here, and it’s giving us a glimpse into the future of video games. From The Last of Us: PS5 Part 1 to Alien: The Dark Descent to Marvel’s Midnight Sun, there was a ton of games on display at this year’s show.

This roundup brings all the most important announcements, trailers, and gameplay footage in one place, so you can be sure you don’t miss a thing during Summer of Games.

The Last of Us remake officially revealed: PS5 will be available in September, PC version on the way

After a pre-show leak, Naughty Dog has officially announced that the remake of The Last of Us will be released on PS5 on September 2, 2022, with new enemy AI, 60FPS performance, new combat options based on The Last of Us Part 2 , and more.

‘The Last of Us’ multiplayer has a story and is as ‘big’ as other Naughty Dog games

Image credit: Naughty Dog, Sony

We finally learned more about the long-awaited standalone multiplayer game in the The Last of Us and got a piece of concept art that teases what fans can expect from the game. The game will feature “an all-new cast of characters,” and it looks like it’s happening at least in part in San Francisco.

While it’s great to learn more about the game, it’s confirmed that we won’t know more about the multiplayer game until 2023.

Street Fighter 6 sees the return of subterfuge

A new gameplay trailer for Street Fighter 6 reveals Guile’s return for the latest entry in the legendary fighting franchise. In the new footage, we see Guile fighting Luke and Ryu in an updated version of his airbase stage.

Aliens: Dark Descent will put players face to face with Xenomorphs again in 2023

A brand new game set in the Alien series will arrive in 2023. We don’t know much about the game’s content, but the movie trailer reveals the tone of what players can expect. The trailer ends with the Marines battling the aliens from a top-down perspective, which may have hinted at what the gameplay will look like.

First Look at Two Clues of The Last of Us HBO Series

Summer Games Fest shares our first real look at Pedro Pascal’s Joel and Bella Ramsay’s Ellie in HBO’s The Last of Us series. It has been revealed that Joel’s voice actor Troy Baker and Ellie’s voice actor Ashley Johnson will have a role in the upcoming series, not just a cameo.

Image credits: HBO, PlayStation

Image credits: HBO, PlayStation

The gameplay of Callisto Protocol’s first expansion reveals more horror journeys players will continue later this year

Callisto Protocol promises to be one of the scariest games ever made, and the first expanded gameplay footage confirms it’s making nightmares a reality. In the game demo, we saw not only the brutal death of the enemy, but also our protagonist. It also appears to have shootable limbs that drop from dead space.

The Callisto protocol will be released on December 2, 2022.

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 gameplay demo teases new game’s campaign

Lieutenant Simon “Ghost” Riley and Sergeant John “Soap” McTavish return in the latest gameplay demo for the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 campaign. The “Dark Water” demo takes place on a ship riding through a storm, and we get to see more open outdoor play and tighter indoor combat situations.

While they don’t appear, Captain John Price and Sergeant Kyle “Gaz” Garrick will once again be a part of the story when Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 arrives on October 27, 2022.

Layers of Fear is a “Chronicle of Psychedelic Horror” made with Unreal Engine 5

Bloober Team have confirmed they are working on Layers of Fear, a new “Chronicle of Psychedelic Horror” made in Unreal Engine 5, which is billed as some kind of remake and sequel that will “build on the original layers” Fundamentals of Fear”, Layers of Fear: Inheritance and Layers of Fear 2. It will also include “expanded plotlines and game directions.”

Marvel’s Midnight Sun trailer reveals Spider-Man and release date

Marvel’s Midnight Son’s new trailer not only reveals Spider-Man will be joining its roster, but it also confirms that the XCOM-style game will be released on October 7, 2022. The trailer also features main villain Lilith and Corruption as versions of the protagonists Venom, Sabertooth, Scarlet Witch and the Hulk.

IGN also got a chance to check out Marvel’s Midnight Suns, and you can see what we think in our first preview.

Gotham Knights: Nightwing Game Trailer

WB Games Montreal stopped by during Summer Game Fest to share a new gameplay video for Gotham Knights starring Nightwing.

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder’s Revenge gets release date, Casey Jones as playable character, and new six-player mode

TMNT: Shredder’s Revenge will be officially released on June 16, 2022. The news was revealed in a new trailer, which also confirmed Casey Jones as a playable character and a new six-player mode.

Saints Row: Boss Factory lets you create custom characters before the game arrives

Saints Row: Boss Factory is a new app that allows players to create and save up to 6 character designs, which can then be used in the full version of the Saints Row game released on August 23, 2022.

Cuphead: The Delicious Last Dish Game Shows The Holy Grail In Action

The long-awaited Cuphead: The Delicious Last Course is just around the corner, as it will be released on June 30th. During the Summer Game Festival showcase, we got to see the gameplay of Delicious Last Course starring the new character Ms. Chalice.

Stylish Card Shooter Neon White Releases June 16th

Neon White is a stylish card shooter/platformer that will be released on June 16, 2022. Developed by Donut County creator Ben Esposito, Neon White will be available on PC and Nintendo Switch.

Humans Come to Consoles, New DLC Announced

In addition to confirming that Amplitude Studios’ turn-based strategy game Humankind is coming to PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X/S, and Xbox One on November 4, we’ve also received news about its new DLC, “Latin American Culture.”

Flashback 2 is the long-awaited sequel to the 1992 sci-fi platformer

The original Flashback was released in 1992 and is expected to return in Flashback 2 in winter 2022. The original gameplay is similar to Prince of Persia and Another World, and we won’t have to wait too long for more details. It will be played this year.

Witchfire returns after being announced at The Game Awards 2017

Witchfire was first announced at The Game Awards in 2017, but has remained largely silent since then. Now, we have a whole new look at the first-person shooter and promise that it will enter Early Access in the near future.

Sollisburg starring Troy Baker of The Last of Us and Rojak Clark of Red Dead Redemption 2

Solisburgh is a sci-fi thriller starring Troy Baker (Joel Miller) from The Last of Us and Roger Clark (Arthur Morgan) from Red Dead Redemption 2.

Routine is a horror game with a horde of scary robots

Routines were announced nearly a decade ago, but that time may not have prepared us for its gameplay, which looks like a mix of Alien: Isolation and Terminator.

Former Blizzard dev announces Stormgate, a new post-apocalyptic RTS

Frost Giant, a studio made up of former Blizzard employees, have unveiled their new post-apocalyptic RTS, Stormgate. While we’ve only seen one movie trailer, it does show an archaeologist making an ancient shield out of artifacts before being rudely interrupted by a giant demon. Fortunately, a mech-clad ally suddenly stepped in to save the situation.

Stormgate will be in beta in 2023 and will be free to play at launch.

Dead Island 2 parody trailer released for Goat Simulator 3

There is no goat simulator 2 until you go check it out. However, that didn’t stop Goat Simulator 3 from being announced with the Dead Island 2 parody trailer. We didn’t see any gameplay, but it looks like it once again showcases all the wild antics of the game’s most popular goat.

Warhammer 40K: Darktide – Extended Game Trailer

Warhammer 40K: Darktide received an expanded gameplay trailer at Summer Game Fest showing off a more sci-fi follow-up to Warhammer Vermintide.

Highwater Reveal Trailer showcases a world ravaged by climate change impacts

Highwater is an upcoming action-adventure game designed to allow players to explore a world ravaged by climate change.

One Piece Odyssey trailer reveals new adventure for Monkey D. Luffy and crew

While there isn’t a lot of gameplay, we do have a good look at the upcoming One Piece game starring Monkey D. Luffy and many popular characters from the anime.

Genshin Impact developer HoYoverse presents Honkai: Star Rail and Zenless Zone Zero

Those of you who don’t know enough about Genshin Impact will be pleased to know that HoYoverse just shared more Honkai: Star Rail and Zenless Zone Zero.

Nightingale gets longer gameplay at Summer Games Festival

Nightingale is Aaryn Flynn and Inflexion’s upcoming survival game, and Summer Game Fest gives fans a deeper look at the game.

Metal: Hellsinger is a music based rhythm shooter with music from heavy metal legends

Metal: Hellsinger has received a new gameplay trailer and showcases more of the music-based rhythm shooter featuring music from heavy metal legends like System of a Down.

Warframe’s new open-world expansion Duviri Paradox gets new trailer

Warframe’s universe is about to get bigger, as its Duviri Paradox open-world expansion is underway. We got a new trailer at the Summer Games Festival, and promise more information next month.

The first 2.5D indie side-scrolling adventure game American Arcadia

See a new dystopian future in Arcadia America.

Adam Bankhurst is a news writer for IGN.You can follow him on twitter @AdamBanhurst and on twitch.

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