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Microsoft Shares Details About Gamescom 2021 Stream

by Morgan Shaver

On Xbox Wire, Microsoft shared details about their upcoming stream for Gamescom 2021. Referred to as the official gamescom 2021 Xbox Stream, fans can reportedly look forward to updates on previously announced Xbox Game Studios titles, updates from third-party partners, a look at some games that’ll be available on Xbox platforms this coming holiday season, and more! 

Microsoft Shares Details About Gamescom 2021 Stream

Xbox owners wondering what sort of titles to look forward to during the second half of 2021 should mark August 24 on their calendars as this is when the official gamescom 2021 Xbox Stream will air.

The stream will be hosted by Parris Lilly and Kate Yeager and will air at 10:00 a.m. (PST), 1:00 p.m. (EST), 6:00 p.m. (BST), and 7:00 p.m. (CEST). During the stream, viewers can look forward to a myriad of updates on Xbox Game Studios titles, third-party titles, and upcoming holiday game releases.

Elaborating on what will be shown, it was noted that:


“You’ll get in-depth updates from some of our previously announced Xbox Game Studios titles alongside some of our third-party partners, including some of the incredible titles coming to Xbox this holiday, upcoming releases to our monthly subscription service, Xbox Game Pass, and much more.”

You can watch the Xbox Stream on platforms including YouTube, Twitch, Facebook Gaming, Twitter, sites like for those tuning in from Russia, and Bilibili for viewers in China.

Support will be offered for 30 languages according to the post on Xbox Wire, with English Audio Descriptions and American Sign Language included. If you’re eager to see more than just Xbox titles at gamescom, the Xbox Wire posts mentions that Bethesda will host a livestream on August 26 that’ll air to Bethesda’s MainStream on Twitch.

Missing Xbox FanFest? Good news… it’s coming back! According to the Xbox Wire post, more information about Xbox FanFest will emerge in the near future. It’s recommended that people keep an eye on and the Xbox social media channels for updates. We’ll also be sure to update you here at Prima.

On the Xbox FanFest site, the event is described as follows: 


“The fans have asked for it and we’re delivering. Xbox FanFest is now a combination of exclusive physical and digital events, content, sweepstakes, merch, and more! We are excited to allow more fans the ability to participate with the Xbox community.

By registering for Xbox FanFest, you unlock exclusives across Xbox hosted events, promotions, and curated online experiences hosted just for you. Previously, Xbox FanFest has been a series of physical events taking place around the globe, with limited access.

We’re now expanding this program to deliver fun and excitement to millions of passionate Xbox fans all over the world.”

While we wait to hear more about Xbox’s gamescom livestream and the return of Xbox FanFest, we’re curious to hear your thoughts. Are you planning to watch the Xbox stream? Is there anything in particular you’re hoping to see?

Let us know on our social media channels including Facebook and Twitter

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Morgan Shaver

Morgan is a writer, metalhead, horror lover, and indie game enthusiast. When it comes to games, they love nothing more than to wax poetic about all the latest and greatest indies to anyone who'll listen. They're also a Tetris fanatic who's fiercely competitive in games like Tetris 99... and all games in general. But mostly Tetris. You can follow Morgan on Twitter @Author_MShaver