The 2021 version of The Sport Awards, the annual Oscars-like award present for video video games, will happen on December ninth. The present will happen on the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, and in contrast to final yr, there shall be an in-person viewers — although will probably be an invite-only occasion. Particulars about particular well being and security protocols for the in-person occasion shall be shared “in the coming weeks,” in line with a press launch.
The awards, which shall be hosted by creator and govt producer Geoff Keighley, may even be livestreamed on greater than 40 completely different platforms, so that you’ll have the ability to watch from residence if you would like. The present organizers are additionally promising that there shall be “free playable game content” accessible as a part of an “immersive digital experience.”
Like earlier years, The Sport Awards may even characteristic “first-look world premieres and new game announcements.” There was some massive information in 2020, together with the bulletins of Grasp Chief in Fortnite and Sephiroth in Tremendous Smash Bros. Final, and Microsoft introduced an enormous shock to the 2019 present: the reveal of the Xbox Sequence X. There aren’t any particulars about what bulletins to count on this yr, but when previous years are any indication, there could possibly be some enjoyable surprises in retailer.