Going to Gamescom 2019 in Germany from August 20th to the 24th? Uber jealous that some of your friends went hands-on with the Final Fantasy VII Remake demo at E3 2019?
Then good news, Brah! Square Enix confirmed their Gamescom line-up along with the news that the FFVII Remake demo will be there for attendees to enjoy. 72 DEMO STATIONS, THAT IS!
If that wasn’t enough, fans will also be able to get THESE HANDS on with Marvel’s Avengers. Paint me jealous, Brah.
All the official Square Enix line-up details, courtesy of their PR agency;
In a worldwide first, fans at Gamescom 2019 will play a hands-on demo for MARVEL’S AVENGERS ! Gamers at the Square Enix booth will battle as Captain America, Iron Man, the Hulk, Black Widow, and Thor experiencing the preliminary incident of this original Avengers story, launching on the 15th May 2020 simultaneously for thePlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, the Xbox One family of devices including Xbox One X, Stadia, and PC.
For the first time in Europe, visitors will experience the highly anticipated FINAL FANTASY VII REMAKE, with a hands-on demo showcasing the reimagining of the iconic original game that re-defined the RPG genre. Across 72 stations, show attendees will get their first look at the game before its release for the PlayStation®4 system on 3rd March 2020.
Trials of Mana, the latest title in the revered Mana series and full remake of the RPG classic, will make its global debut at the show with a brand-new playable demo. Entirely rebuilt and revamped with action-RPG battle, levelling and skill systems as well as modern 3D graphics, attendees can check out an early section of the game, playing as just some of the memorable characters that the full game will offer when it launches in early 2020.
Critically-acclaimed MMORPG FINAL FANTASY XIV Onlinereturns to gamescom, with a booth powered by Acer® latest Predator™ gaming hardware to maximise everyone’s gaming experience. Intense challenges, great prizes and an exclusive programme of stage shows with the makers of the game including Producer and Director Naoki Yoshida, and Main Scenario Writer and World Lore Creator Banri Oda will be taking place throughout the week, all culminating in a big cosplay competition on Friday 23rd August. Finally, the largest FINAL FANTASY XIV Online Fan Gathering to ever take place in Germany is set to shake Cologne on the evening of Friday 23rd August. More information on how to attend can be found here: https://sqex.to/F79nx
The SQUARE ENIX booth will also offer a sneak peek at merchandise prototypes for the upcoming FINAL FANTASY VII REMAKE, as well as an open demo space for visitors to try out the latest SQUARE ENIX PRODUCTS board games.
Life is Strange™ 2: Episode 4 ‘Faith’ debuts at gamescom 2019. Experience the trailer for the riveting next chapter in the Diaz brothers’ journey towards a new life in Mexico, as the story reaches its most thrilling and complex entry yet. The second season of the award-winning franchise from SQUARE ENIX External Studios and the Life is Strange team at DONTNOD Entertainment, continues on August 22nd, 2019.
Gamescom 2019 is gearing up to be one to remember! Geoff Keighley confirmed that over 15 Publishers will be present at Gamescom Opening Night Live to make announcements/showcase world premieres along with a new look at Death Stranding from Kojima Productions!