The Recreation Awards 2020 ceremony is doing issues somewhat otherwise this 12 months in gentle of COVID-19. Not solely is it nonetheless occurring, however it is going to be happening in three totally different locations this 12 months as an alternative. London, Los Angeles, and Tokyo will probably be airing a particular Recreation Awards showcase in beautiful 4K UHD high quality.
The present will probably be filmed in-studio in any respect three places, although there will probably be no viewers for security issues. This multi-city strategy will probably be streaming throughout greater than 45 world video platforms for the viewers to get pleasure from along with dwell co-streamers to assist maintain issues attention-grabbing.
“In 2020, video video games have linked and comforted us greater than ever, and that makes the 2020 version of The Recreation Awards our most essential present ever,” stated Geoff Keighley in a current press assertion. “Our workforce is working laborious to ship an progressive and considerate program that celebrates excellence, previews the longer term, and amplifies essential voices which can be shaping the way forward for this medium.”
New places, new setup, and even a brand new award. This 12 months’s Recreation Awards showcase will now supply the Innovation in Accessibility award that goals to acknowledge builders that push for extra options within the title of accessibility.
2020 has positively been totally different for all of us, and numerous corporations have needed to rethink their whole world presence technique as a result of continuation of COVID-19. No E3, no Comedian Cons, all-digital occasions … it has been wild. The Recreation Awards could also be going all-digital this 12 months, nevertheless it has at all times been immediately accessible for viewers, so the impression will not be as nice as what the ESA contended with regarding E3.
It will likely be an thrilling time to mirror again on this 12 months of gaming and have one final hurrah earlier than plunging all-in with the subsequent era.
Produced by Geoff Keighley and Kimmie Kim, the brand new showcase goes dwell on December 10th.