Geoff Keighley, a passionate advocate for the games industry and best buds with Hideo Kojima, took to Twitter to reveal some exciting stats. He shared that Gamescom 2023’s opening night live was the most viewed and attended in the show’s history. Viewership was up 66% compared to last year and had 320,000 attendees on the show floor during the week. Take a look at the tweet below:
Gamescom 2023 had some fantastic updates, such as new Black Myth Wukong gameplay, a playable demo for Call of Duty Modern Warfare 3, a revamped arcade mode for Tekken 8, an all-new look at Alan Wake 2, and the reveal of indie horror threequel Little Nightmares 3. Take a look at the entire showcase below. The show starts at 53:40 minutes.