Biggest announcements from Gamescom 2023 Opening Night Live

So many game trailers, all in one place

Biggest announcements from Gamescom 2023 Opening Night Live
Gamescom via livestream

Gamescom is one of the biggest video game events of the year. Taking place in Cologne, Germany, the opening night presentation is extremely popular and filled with new game announcements and trailers. Streamed live by Geoff Keighley - host of The Game Awards and Summer Game Fest - the two hour program offered many exciting gaming trailers. Here are our top picks.

Starfield live action-trailer

This trailer for the highly-anticipated space game from Bethesda is about building excitement rather than actual gameplay for the game that releases Sept. 6.

Endzone 2

Can you help humanity survive in this post-apocalyptic survival builder?

Homeworld 3

The third installment in the real-time strategy Homeworld franchise, and the first new game in 20 years.

Alan Wake 2

The anticipated horror sequel about a writer trapped in his own world.

Little Nightmares III

Enter this dark world where you are a tiny being on a big quest.

Black Myth: Wukong

Animals battle other creatures. What’s not to love?

Crimson Desert

A medieval set RPG featuring fighting, hot air balloons, fishing and much more.

Payday 3

Ice-T provides the intro to this trailer, and mentions he has his own special heist mission in the game.

Assassin's Creed Mirage

The latest game in the Assassin's Creed franchise takes place in Baghdad.

Tekken 8

The latest game in the Tekken franchise offers a mode where you create a character, go to an arcade and play Tekken. This is on top of a great fighting game.

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3

A long look at the latest Call of Duty game, including campaign gameplay footage.


A new look at the upcoming survival and building game, which enters early access in February 2024.

Lords of the Fallen

This dark RPG gets a new story trailer before its release in October.

Sonic Superstars

A look at multiplayer in the new Sonic game slated for release on October 17.

The First Descendant

A science fiction shooter where you are trying to save humanity from extinction.


An off-road vehicle exploration game with some intriguing twists.

The Crew Motorfest

Rather drive something a little faster? The latest game in The Crew series has you covered.

Cyberpunk 2077: Phantom Liberty

Usually we avoid DLC announcements, but Phantom Liberty looks like a complete redesign to Cyberpunk 2077.

Armored Core 6: Fires of Rubicon

The launch trailer for the giant mech game that drops later this week.

Mortal Kombat 1

The year of the fighting games continues with the latest Mortal Kombat game.

Ara: History Untold

A turn-based city builder coming in 2024.


A narrative focused dystopian road trip game.

Which game are you most excited for? Let us know in the comments.