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Everything announced at The Game Awards 2022

All the trailers, reveals and release dates.

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That's a wrap on The Game Awards 2022, and the last big video game event of the year. The show gave us a lot of what we'd expected, plenty of what had leaked and more than a few surprises. Here are all the announcements, trailers and news Geoff Keighley and co had to give the gaming world.

The Game Awards kicked off with a cinematic for Dead Cells DLC Return to Castlevania, which comes out Q1 2023. It's a new Castelvania! Sort of.

Cover image for YouTube videoDead Cells: Return to Castlevania DLC - Animated Trailer

We then got a short video for super popular roguelike shoot 'em up Vampire Survivors on mobile. It's out now!

Cover image for YouTube videoVampire Survivors on Mobile. Original, full game. Free, for real.

Surprise! There's a Valiant Hearts sequel in the works from Ubisoft. It's called Valiant Hearts Coming Home.

Cover image for YouTube videoValiant Hearts Coming Home - World Premiere Trailer | The Game Awards 2022

And then, finally, we got confirmation of PlayStation 5 exclusive Returnal's arrival on PC. It's due out early 2023.

Cover image for YouTube videoReturnal - Announce Trailer | PC Games

Brand new game announcement time! Hellboy Web of Wyrd is a roguelite action-adventure created in a comic book style.

Cover image for YouTube videoHellboy Web of Wyrd - Reveal Trailer

Here's a fresh look at PSVR2 game, Horizon Call of the Mountain:

Cover image for YouTube videoHorizon Call of the Mountain – The Game Awards Teaser Trailer | PS VR2

Raw Fury showed off a Silent Hill-esque horror game called Post Trauma. It's got fixed camera angles and everything.

Cover image for YouTube videoPost Trauma - Partnership Announcement Trailer

PlayStation has picked up cool-looking first-person puzzle game Viewfinder.

Cover image for YouTube videoViewfinder - Announcement Trailer | PS5 Games

Indie hit Among Us gets a new game mode called Hide n Seek on 9th December.

Cover image for YouTube video🔎 Among Us Hide n Seek Mode - OUT NOW 🎉 Emergency Meeting #35

After Us is a new atmospheric adventure game published by Private Division and due out 2023.

Cover image for YouTube videoAfter Us - Official Announcement Trailer | PS5 Games

Cool-looking side-scrolling alternative '80s action game Replaced is finally due out next year, and is coming to Game Pass. Here's a new trailer.

Cover image for YouTube videoREPLACED - World Premiere Trailer | The Game Awards 2022

Street Fighter 6 time! I'm really looking forward to this one. The new trailer showed off Dee Jay, Manon, Marisa and JP. It's out 2nd June 2023.

Cover image for YouTube videoStreet Fighter 6 - Pre-Order Trailer

Here's a cool surprise! Supergiant announced Hades 2. It's the studio's first sequel. Expect more information in 2023. Here's the debut trailer:

Cover image for YouTube videoHades II - Reveal Trailer

Remember BioShock chief developer Ken Levine? He's back! His next game is Judas and, yep, it looks like BioShock!

Cover image for YouTube videoJudas - Reveal Trailer | PS5 Games

Here's another big surprise! Bayonetta Origins: Cereza and the Lost Demon is an action adventure fairytale prequel due out 17th March 2023 on Nintendo Switch.

Cover image for YouTube videoBayonetta Origins: Cereza and the Lost Demon — Announcement Trailer — Nintendo Switch

Here's a trailer for VR game Ghostbusters: Rise of the Ghost Lord, due out on Meta Quest 2 and PlayStation VR2 in 2023.

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Here's a look at Destiny 2 expansion Lightfall, due out 28th February 2023.

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Remember Rocksteady's Suicide Squad game? It's still coming. The new trailer reveals evil Batman, played by the late Kevin Conroy. Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice comes out 26th May 2023.

Cover image for YouTube videoSuicide Squad: Kill the Justice League Official Batman Reveal - “Shadows”

The Last of Us: Part 1 comes out 3rd March 2023 on PC.

Cover image for YouTube videoThe Last of Us Part I - Pre-Purchase Trailer | PC

Moving on! Here's the expected trailer and release date confirmation of Respawn's Star Wars Jedi: Survivor. It's out 17th March 2023.

Cover image for YouTube videoStar Wars Jedi: Survivor - Official Reveal Trailer

Indie time - from the creators of Celeste comes Earthblade, due out at some point in 2024.

Cover image for YouTube videoEarthblade - Game Awards Reveal

Dune time! Here's a first in-engine look at Funcom's open-world survial MMO Dune Awakening:

Cover image for YouTube videoDune: Awakening - Pre-Alpha Teaser Trailer

Forspoken's demo is out now! Here's a trailer.

Cover image for YouTube videoForspoken - Demo Announce Trailer | PS5 Games

Here's the next game from Hideo Kojima! And yes, as Norman Reedus had revealed, it's Death Stranding 2!

Cover image for YouTube videoDEATH STRANDING 2(Working Title)- TGA 2022 Teaser Trailer - [ESRB] 4K

Here's a first look at Ascendant Studios' single-player magic shooter Immortals of Aveum, due out 2023. It's published by the EA Originals label.

Cover image for YouTube videoImmortals of Aveum – Official Teaser Trailer | The Game Awards 2022

Here's a story and gameplay teaser for fighting game Tekken 8. Jun Kazama returns!

Cover image for YouTube videoTEKKEN 8 — Story & Gameplay Teaser Trailer

Here's a new look at Victorian fantasy adventure Nightingale, due out 2023:

Cover image for YouTube videoNightingale: Realmwalker’s Journey Trailer

Larian Studios announced a release window for hotly-anticipated role-playing game Baldur's Gate 3: August 2023.

Cover image for YouTube videoBaldur's Gate 3 - The Game Awards Trailer

Airship Syndicate announced character-based online action RPG Wayfinder. It's published by Warframe developer Digital Extremes.

Cover image for YouTube videoWayfinder - Official Reveal Trailer | PS5 & PS4 Games

Here's a trailer revealing Fire Emblem Engage's expansion pass, which launches 20th January.

Cover image for YouTube videoFire Emblem Engage — Expansion Pass Trailer – Nintendo Switch

It's Diablo 4 time! The new trailer confirms the leaked 6th June 2023 release date. Bertie played Diablo 4 recently and loved it.

Cover image for YouTube videoDiablo IV | Official Release Date Trailer

As expected, Sony revealed Horizon Forbidden West DLC. It's called Burning Shores and launches 19th April 2023. Unexpectedly, it's only coming to PlayStation 5.

Cover image for YouTube videoHorizon Forbidden West: Burning Shores - Announce Trailer | PS5 Games

Amazon is bringing Bandai Namco's massively multiplayer action RPG Blue Protocol west in 2023. Here's the trailer:

Cover image for YouTube videoBLUE PROTOCOL: Announce Trailer – The Game Awards

Moving on! Here's a trailer for Gunfire Games' Remnant 2:

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Splash Damage is making Transformers Reactivate! Here's the trailer:

Cover image for YouTube videoTransformers Reactivate - World Premiere Trailer | The Game Awards 2022

Here's a new clip from the Super Mario Bros. movie showing off the Mushroom Kingdom.

Cover image for YouTube videoThe Super Mario Bros. Movie | “Mushroom Kingdom” | Official Movie Clip

Don't Nod's next game came next. It's an action RPG called Banishers: Ghosts of New Eden, and it's due out at the end of 2023.

Cover image for YouTube videoBanishers: Ghosts of New Eden - World Premiere Reveal | The Game Awards 2022

For the Emperor! Here's a new look at Warhammer 40,000 Space Marine 2, due out 2023. Can't wait for this one!

Cover image for YouTube videoWarhammer 40,000: Space Marine 2 - Gameplay Reveal Trailer | The Game Awards 2022

Meet Your Maker is a building/raiding game coming to consoles and PC on 4th April 2023.

Cover image for YouTube videoMeet your Maker | Release Date Trailer

The expected Crash Bandicoot reveal came next. Crash Team Rumble launches at some point in 2023.

Cover image for YouTube videoCrash Team Rumble - Reveal Trailer | PS5 & PS4 Games

The Lords of the Fallen got a new trailer.

Cover image for YouTube videoThe Lords of the Fallen - Gameplay Teaser Trailer | PS5 Games

Michael Madsen is in a new game! Crime Boss: Rockay City is a first-person shooter heist game with an all-star cast (Chuck Norris!) and launches 28th March 2023.


Cyberpunk 2077 DLC Phantom Liberty time! The big surprise here is Idris Elba is in it! This one's due out 2023.

Cover image for YouTube videoCyberpunk 2077: Phantom Liberty — Official Teaser #2

This was a big surprise: From Software announced Armored Core 6 Fires of Rubicon, due out 2023.

Cover image for YouTube videoARMORED CORE VI FIRES OF RUBICON – Reveal Trailer

The final "world premier" of The Game Awards 2022 was a new trailer for Final Fantasy 16, dubbed Revenge. It confirmed a 22nd June 2023 release date for the hotly-anticipated RPG.

Cover image for YouTube videoFinal Fantasy 16 - World Premiere Trailer | The Game Awards 2022

And that's it! What was your highlight from The Game Awards 2022? Let us know in the comments below.