Watch the Gamescom 2021 Xbox livestream on demand

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Update: The livestream has come and gone — the full event can be viewed on demand below.

Original post: A Gamescom 2021 Xbox livestream will take place from 3.00 am AEST on 25 August here in Australia, Microsoft has today revealed.

The livestream will be available on YouTubeTwitchFacebook Gaming and Twitter and will be hosted by by Parris Lilly and Kate Yeager.

“You’ll get in-depth updates from some of our previously announced Xbox Game Studios titles alongside some of our third-party partners, including some of the incredible titles coming to Xbox this holiday, upcoming releases to our monthly subscription service, Xbox Game Pass, and much more,” Microsoft said in a statement. Any guesses to what we’ll be hearing and seeing?

Microsoft will also be part of Gamescom 2021’s Opening Night Live livestream, which kicks off at 4.00 am AEST on 26 August.

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