Gamescom 2021’s Opening Night Live host, Geoff Keighley, has teased a Saints Row announcement for the occasion. Over on Twitter, Keighley wrote that his group is “bossing” it with the bulletins this yr – a reference to the franchise. To make it extra apparent, he included a hyperlink to Saints Row‘s official website, which shows graffiti on a wall with the word “rebooting.”
We are “Bossing” it with our announcements this year https://t.co/osudHTCxj1
— Geoff Keighley (@geoffkeighley) August 20, 2021
— Saints Row (@SaintsRow) August 20, 2021
Now, we’ve known since 2019 that Volition is “deep in development of a brand new Saints Row game.” THQ Nordic confirmed as a lot, stating that the upcoming title shall be “the first full entry in this much loved series since Saints Row IV was released in 2013.” Fans have lengthy speculated that Volition is engaged on a fifth installment or some form of a continuation of the sequence, however the tease above means that the mission is a franchise reboot.
Whatever it’s, we’ll discover out on Wednesday, August 25th, beginning 10 am PT/1 pm ET. According to Keighley, the two-hour present will supply “a new look at this holiday’s biggest upcoming video games and what lies beyond.” Other than Saints Row, confirmed appearances embody Call of Duty: Vanguard, The King of Fighters XV, Splitgate, and a new recreation from Devolver Digital.
We’ll cowl the bulletins right here so tune in on August 25th.