Gamescom 2016 is where most of the FIFA 17 news and details are unveiled. So this article will deliver a short updated guide with the details to access the live stream and announcements.
The overview of Gamescom 2016
Gamescom 2016, is a trade fair for video games at the Koelnmesse in Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, taking place between August 18 and August 21. It is organized by the Bundesverband Interaktive Unterhaltungssoftware (Federal Association of Interactive Entertainment Software). It is used by many video game developers to show off their upcoming games and game-related hardware.
Gamescom 2016 is the world’s largest games event with 275,000 visitors, more than 5,000 journalists and 557 exhibitors from 39 countries attending the show in its third year. It was first held August 19-23, 2009. There are areas for business, entertainment and professionals.
The conceptual fundaments of gamescom consist of an efficient and comfortable business area, an entertainment area for the ultimate gaming and fun experience and the gamescom festival in the centre of Cologne to attract new target groups. As the only event of its kind, gamescom links the entire value-added chain, from developers, publishers and the trade all the way down to consumers, while stimulating discussion forums at every level.
The entire games world will present itself to the public at gamescom, the leading B2B entertainment trade fair in Europe and beyond. In 2016, plenty of innovations in games software and important hardware news are expected, as well as hundreds of world, European or German premieres.
As was the case last year, Sony have decided to give the annual event a miss. Here’s a list of the most important gaming companies confirmed to attend:
Activision Blizzard Deutschland GmbH
BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Germany GmbH
Bethesda Softworks Zenimax Germany GmbH
CD PROJEKT S.A.
Deck 13 Interactive
Deep Silver a division of Koch Media GmbH
Don’t Nod Entertainment
Electronic Arts GmbH
Blizzard Entertainment SAS
Focus Home Interactive
Frontier Development PLC
GAIJIN Network Ltd
GIANTS SOFTWARE ENTERTAINMENT GMBH
Kalypso Media Group GmbH
Konami Digital Entertainment B.V.
Nintendo of Europe GmbH
NORDIC GAMES GmbH
Oculus VR, Inc.
Perfect World Europe B.V.
Square Enix GmbH
Take-Two Interactive GmbH
Techland Sp z o.o.
Wargaming Europe S.A.S
Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc
FIFA 17 is not the only game that will feature at Gamescom 2016. Here are other popular games that you can see in the event:
Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare
Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare Remastered
Halo Wars 2
Madden NFL 17
Mass Effect Andromeda
Forza Horizon 3
Gears of War 4
FIFA 17 Confirmed Announcements
A new trailer will be released during the Gamescom 2016. A teaser will be released a few days earlier.
We will add the trailer here as soon as it is released.
The Journey News
Something new about the FIFA 17 story game mode The Journey will be announced during the Gamescom 2016.
FIFA 17 Ultimate Team Details
Probably the most expected news of the FIFA 17 conference are the ones from the FUT game mode.
FIFA 17 Leagues
The wait is almost over. The new FIFA 17 leagues will be announced in August 16.
FIFA 17 Not Confirmed Announcements
Career Mode Details
The first details about the career mode will be announced in this conference.
New FUT Legends
Eight new FUT 17 legends may be announced in the FIFA 17 conference.
It is likely to see the FIFA 17 demo date to be announced during the event. Fans in attendance should be able to play the FIFA 17 demo.
FIFA 17 Event
Electronic Arts brings to the Gamescom 2016 an event called ‘EA Play’, where FIFA 17 and other EA games will be shown. Let’s see what we know about it.
FIFA 17 conference date will take place in August 16 (Tuesday) at 6pm (UK time). While full FIFA 17 conference in Gamescom 2016 is available in August 17.
Gamescom 2016 live stream come back in August 16.