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Devolver Direct will 'raise the bar for overrated marketing videos' on July 11

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The long-teased (opens in new tab) 2020 Devolver Direct finally has a date: it'll stream on Twitch and Steam on Saturday, July 11. Devolver promises to "raise the bar for overrated marketing videos" with new game announcements and trailers, as well as release dates for previously confirmed titles. 

"The astonishing misuse of marketing budget will end with a few surprises and game demos available to play by the unwashed masses including Carrion, Disc Room, and an unannounced game," Devolver writes of the showcase. "Maybe another game too, who can really tell where this is all leading." Demos for both Carrion and Disc Room will go live on Steam during the livestream.

The stream takes place next Saturday at 12pm PT (8pm GMT, or 5am July 12 in Australia). It'll be worth watching just to witness the continuing morbid adventures of Nina Struthers and co, but the videogames will probably be good, too.

Here's last year's 'conference' (opens in new tab) as a refresher:

Correction: The date of the stream has been corrected from 'this Saturday' to July 11.

Shaun Prescott is the Australian editor of PC Gamer. With over ten years experience covering the games industry, his work has appeared on GamesRadar+, TechRadar, The Guardian, PLAY Magazine, the Sydney Morning Herald, and more. Specific interests include indie games, obscure Metroidvanias, speedrunning, experimental games and FPSs. He thinks Lulu by Metallica and Lou Reed is an all-time classic that will receive its due critical reappraisal one day.