Microsoft has revealed further details about its upcoming gaming showcases this June, which includes the highly anticipated Xbox Games Showcase, the Starfield Direct, and the Xbox Games Showcase Extended. While the Xbox Games Showcase will commence on Sunday, June 11 at 10 AM PT / 1 PM ET, the Starfield Direct will immediately follow. The duration of the Xbox Games Showcase remains a mystery to gamers, as Microsoft has not announced its runtime, leaving many gamers on the edge of their seats with anticipation.
Xbox Games Showcase Details
Microsoft promises to unveil never-seen-before games and provide an unparalleled gaming experience for audiences tuning into the Xbox Games Showcase. Microsoft stated, “Join us for some new surprises and first-looks from our incredibly talented internal studios, and our many creative partners around the world.”
Starfield Direct: A Glimpse into Bethesda’s New Game
The Starfield Direct, which follows the Xbox Games Showcase, will be all about Bethesda’s highly anticipated new game—Starfield. This event will provide “much, much more” information on Starfield, including “tons of new gameplay, developer interviews, and behind-the-scenes insider information.”
Start Times for the Xbox Games Showcase
- June 11, 10 AM PT
- June 11, 1 PM ET
- June 11, 6 PM BST
- June 11, 7 PM CET
- June 12, 4 AM JST
- June 12, 5 AM AEST
The Xbox Games Showcase and Starfield Direct will be available in over 30 languages. The showcase events will also offer American Sign Language (ASL), British Sign Language (BSL), and English audio descriptions for viewers who are deaf or hard of hearing.
Xbox Games Showcase Extended Details
Xbox Games Showcase Extended is set for Tuesday, June 13 at 10 AM PT / 1 PM ET, one day after Ubisoft Forward on Monday, June 12. Similar to the previous events, the Xbox Games Showcase Extended will feature “in-depth interviews” covering news from the Xbox Games Showcase and game updates from Xbox partners.
Start Times for Xbox Games Showcase Extended
- June 13, 10 AM PT
- June 13, 1 PM ET
- June 13, 6 PM BST
- June 13, 7 PM CET
- June 14, 4 AM JST
- June 14, 5 AM AEST
Xbox Games Showcase Extended will also be available in over 30 languages, and viewers can enjoy the showcase in American Sign Language (ASL), British Sign Language (BSL), and English audio descriptions.
FanFest Virtual and In-Person Events
Finally, Microsoft is hosting virtual and in-person FanFest events in 2023 for the Xbox Games Showcase briefings. People can experience the events live and in person in Los Angeles, Mexico City, São Paulo, Melbourne, and Warsaw. People can get a chance to participate by signing up at the Xbox FanFest website.
- Microsoft has announced details about its upcoming gaming showcases in June, which features the Xbox Games Showcase, the Starfield Direct, and Xbox Games Showcase Extended.
- Xbox Games Showcase kicks things off on Sunday, June 11, followed by the Starfield Direct, which will offer deep insight into the upcoming Starfield game from Bethesda.
- The dates, times, and formats of these events were released by Microsoft, including the start times in different time zones.
- The Xbox Games Showcase Extended takes place on June 13, a day after Ubisoft Forward on Monday, June 12. It features in-depth interviews covering news from the Xbox Games Showcase and game updates from Xbox partners.
- Microsoft also revealed that virtual and in-person FanFest events will be hosted in 2023 for the Xbox Games Showcase briefings in Los Angeles, Mexico City, São Paulo, Melbourne, and Warsaw.
Microsoft’s upcoming gaming showcases promise to be exciting, informative, and engaging for avid gamers all around the globe. The Xbox Games Showcase, the Starfield Direct, and Xbox Games Showcase Extended offer the perfect opportunity for Microsoft to showcase its top games and new ideas for the future. With multiple options for viewing and accessibility in many languages, everyone can be a part of the excitement the gaming industry has to offer in 2023.