The Game Awards took place last night. The event was full of world premiere trailers, announcements and cool appearances. You can find a recap of all of the award winners here (IGN). You can find all of the announcements made here (Kotaku). We’ll continue to highlight some of the bigger announcements from the event that are hugely impactful below.
If you’re interested in knowing how Geoff Keighley, founder of The Game Awards, created the show, then be sure to read this piece by Gene Park at The Washington Post.
Xbox Project Scarlett has been revealed. The real name of the upcoming console is Xbox Series X. It was premiered by Phil Spencer at The Game Awards with this trailer. Microsoft also posted this blog post, giving a bit more detail on the upcoming console.
Evil Geniuses is a 20 year old esports organization, one of the very first to exist within North America. Yesterday, they announced a brand overhaul that left industry insiders and fans alike scratching their heads. Reactions to the new logo are mixed at best.