IGN Expo 2021 is complete and along the way we have brought you dozens of new messages, revelations for games and trailers. If you want to see everything we showed in one convenient place, just look below.
That’s not all we’ll have during IGN’s Summer of Gaming, however – we’ll bring you all the E3 2021, showcases from our partners and much, much more in the summer. This was just the beginning:
Tiny Tina’s Wonderlands – exclusive details revealed
Tina Tina’s Wonderlands, the game within the Borderlands spin-off game, is coming next year – and we learned a lot more about the game, its characters, the loot and much more. Speaking to IGN in a trailer breakdown (below), creative director Matt Cox told us through some key parts of the teaser, giving us a much better idea of what̵
Doki Doki Literature Club Plus – Exclusive disclosure
This extended edition of the visual cult novel classic will be released for PC, Nintendo Switch, Xbox and PlayStation on June 30, with both digital and physical editions. This is neither a DLC nor an extension, but instead an extended edition of the same deeply upset visual novel, which begins as a pleasant dating simulation and quickly turns into a twist.
World War Z: Consequences – exclusive disclosure
World War Z: Aftermath is an improved upgrade of the cooperative game for survival of the zombie horde of Saber Interactive. The new version includes everything from World War Z: Game of the Year Edition, but adds new characters, a new melee system, new undead creatures and a new first-person mode. In addition, the Aftermath has been upgraded to take advantage of next-generation consoles and will run at 4K / 60FPS on the PlayStation 5 and Xbox One X.
AudioClash: Battle of the Bands – Exclusive revelation and music video
We’ve unveiled AudioClash: Battle of the Bands, a strategy game for automatic combat in which you create music groups from decks of cards. Created jointly by internet sensations The Living Tombstone, AudioClash will come to Steam Early Access in Q3 2021. We also unveiled a brand new music video for the song Living Tombstone “Getting Bigger”.
Core Keeper – Exclusive disclosure
Core Keeper is a 2D game for building a base and extracting sandstone that comes to the computer later this year. The gameplay cycle focuses on building a base in an ancient cave using materials derived from mining resources. By collecting materials and making new items, you will eventually be able to activate the Core, a mysterious relic.
Bramble: The Mountain King – Exclusive revelation
Bramble: The Mountain King is an intense side-scrolling horror platformer featuring two siblings who sneak out of their home one night and enter a nearby forest. Things go wrong when they stumble into a new world called Bramble, filled with strange creatures, some friendly and some not. Developer Dimfrost says Bramble will also be filled with bosses in the style of “David vs. Goliath” and boisterous environments inspired by Scandinavian nature and fairy tales.
Survival machine – exclusive disclosure
Survival Machine is a unique cooperative survival game that asks you to fight through a zombie apocalypse while building a city that is literally making its way around the world. Its goal is to be released in 2022 on Steam.
Blacktail – an exceptional revelation
New studio The Parasight has revealed its first game: a title from a first-person action adventure starring Baba Yaga called Blacktail. As the young Yaga, a woman expelled from her village for witchcraft, will receive instructions in an ominous voice to take a bow and glove and chase a group of missing children. You will fight evil spirits with your newly discovered weapons, while revealing the secret of Yaga’s past and making decisions that will shape her future.
Arcade1Up – New cabinets have been announced
One of the biggest arcade bits ever made is joining the Arcade1Up line. Tastemaker announced during today’s IGN Expo that its boutique arcade collection, which seeks to create copies of classic arcade machines, will present Turtles in Time – not to mention a tidy Street Fighter machine and a combination of Ms. Pac-Man / Galaga.
Mortal Shell: The virtuous cycle – an exclusive message for DLC
Mortal Shell will receive a DLC extension called The Virtuous Cycle. A mysterious teaser suggested we take a look at a building with rain, a forest of moving trees and a character with what looks like a new weapon that can freely switch between spears, axes and double sword shapes. Be sure to check it out and look for clues about what comes from the soul as an RPG.
Death’s Gambit: Afterlife – Exclusive Platform Notice
Death’s Gambit: Afterlife is an extremely expanded edition of the hardcore 2018 action platformer and is coming to the Nintendo Switch this year.
Big Rumble Boxing: Creed Champions – Announcement of an exclusive release date
Big Rumble Boxing: Creed Champions, a brand new boxing game that is part of the Creed and Rocky franchise, comes to PC and consoles later this year. This is an arcade boxing game set in the film universe of Creed, and players will be able to take on the role of famous characters from the movies Creed and Rocky, such as Adonis Creed, Rocky Balboa, Apollo Creed, Ivan and Viktor Drago, Clubber Lang and others.
The Forgotten City – Notice of exclusive release date
The Forgotten City, a murder mystery game set in ancient Rome based on the popular Skyrim mod, finally has a release date on July 28 on PC and consoles. We showed a new release date trailer, highlighting the game’s history that we are in a time cycle as we try to solve a mystery in the heart of an ancient Roman city where no one has the right to make mistakes.
Unbound: Worlds Apart – Announcement of an exclusive release date
Unbound: Worlds Apart, Metroidvania, where you invoke portals as a tactic to reorient your enemies, already has a release date of July 28, 2021. Unbound follows the story of a little magician named Soli with the power to manipulate portals to other worlds, gravity, time and other elements. When disaster strikes their world, Soli begins searching for the source of evil in a challenging platform adventure with hand-drawn environments and various secrets and unlocking skills.
Splitgate – Uncover an exclusive console
Splitgate finally comes to consoles two years after its debut for free PC gaming. 1047 Games says Splitgate will be a cross title coming in the Xbox Series, X, Xbox One, PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 4, along with a cross game between consoles and PC.
Black Skylands – Early access notification
Black Skylands, a “skypunk” open world top-down shooter in which you fight on land and in gorgeous flying machines, will come to Steam Early Access on July 9th. Announced with a wonderful animated trailer, Black Skylands combines open-air exploration into a world of floating islands, top-down shooting on land and in your airship, and a base building on your home island.
SkateBird – Exclusive release date and announcement on the platform
SkateBird – the miniature skateboard game featuring birds – will arrive on the Nintendo Switch, Xbox One (with Xbox Series X / S backward compatibility), PC and Amazon Luna on August 12th. It will launch in the Xbox Game Pass on the first day.
Smite x Stranger Things – crossover trailer
Smite gets what may be his most unexpected crossover to date, with Stranger Things. The new trailer shows skins for two versions of Eleven and two versions of Hopper, as well as Mind Flayer and Demogorgon, who fight on a themed stage with their faces turned down.
OlliOlli World – Exclusive gameplay trailer
A new trailer for Roll7’s latest skateboard surprise introduces us to the game’s setting, Radlandia, and its strange set of inhabitants – before showing a selection of its magnificent shadow skates.
Sherlock Holmes: Chapter One – Exclusive movie trailer
We have unveiled a new cinematic trailer for the next series of Sherlock on Frogwares, a backstory set in the younger years of the detective, located on a Mediterranean island.
Two-point campus – exclusive gameplay trailer
The new university building game from the creators of Two Point Hospital got a narrated look, showing how the game balances a serious simulation with bizarre twists.
Sifu – Exclusive gameplay trailer
We offered a fresh look at the beautifully smooth martial arts action in the new game from the creator of Absolver Sloclap, showing fragments of a brutal flight in an empty nightclub.
Streets of Rage 4 – Exclusive DLC gameplay trailer
We showed a new gameplay from the upcoming expansion of Mr. X Nightmare, which adds three characters to the rhythm – and we’ll have even more gameplay to show on IGN and YouTube.
Martha is dead – an exclusive trailer
This intense horror mystery unfolds in Italy during the final days of World War II and this new trailer presents a combination of folklore and overly real horror in the game.
Inkulinati – Exclusive trailer
Inkulinati is a strategy game drawn in the style of medieval manuscripts and we showed a whole new look at this unique proposal.
Disciples: Liberation – an exclusive gameplay trailer
We showed a new look at this dark fiction RPG, including views of its battle, huge upgrade trees, party talks, exploration and more.
Unpacking – Exclusive trailer
This thoughtful puzzle game asks you to carefully, well, unpack boxes in a series of beautifully illustrated rooms – and unpack your own quiet story as you do so.
Broken Pieces – Exclusive Trailer
A mystery psychological thriller created in 1993, Broken Pieces asks players to escape from a coastal village that is stuck in time – the new trailer shows exploration, solving puzzles and fighting.
Wild West Dynasty – exclusive trailer
Wild West Dynasty is a simulation of management and life in the Old West – this trailer gives you a sense of the unusual lengths that the developer Virtual Magic has made to recreate a realistic-looking setting for the world.
Chernobyl – an exclusive trailer for gameplay
A survival game located in the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone, and the new trailer gives a glimpse into the horror / sci-fi setting of the game, the mysterious story, the crafts and the FPS fight.
Ghost Space – Exclusive gameplay trailer
This unique space fighting game mixes spaceship combat with space horror as you pilot a fighter to bring down distorted gods – check out the gameplay trailer above.
Arboria – Exclusive developer guide
Like a rogue soul, Arboria throws you as a troll on a mission to save their tribe by destroying monsters and appeasing the gods, while exploring generated dungeons and adding equipment and mutations to your trolls.
Steelrising – Revealing the story
Steelrising, the alternative game of history created during the French Revolution, revealed more of its history today. In a new historical trailer, developer Spiders (Greedfall) showed his impact on a changed Paris, the brutal repression against the revolutionaries of the watch army and the hero of the game’s slot machines, Aegis.