How to watch the Starfield Direct and what to expect

Get an overview of the Starfield Direct date, where to watch the show, the latest news on the showcase, and what gameplay you can expect to see.

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What do you need to know about the Starfield Direct? Taking place in just a few days, the Starfield Direct is every RPG fan’s dream as it will delve deep into the first new IP in over 25 years from Bethesda Games Studios. It will offer an extended look at the game and what we can expect.

But, if you are just bursting with excitement for the showcase and want to know about everything Starfield-related about it then this article is for you. With the Starfield release date now confirmed and Bethesda dropping that Starfield release date out of nowhere back earlier this year we can expect Todd Howard and the development team to uncover a lot of the mysteries Starfield has been hiding for the last five years as they potentially set themselves up to release one of the best RPG games of all time.

Starfield Direct

The Starfield Direct is available to watch on the Xbox Twitch and YouTube channels on June 11, 2023, at 10am PT, 1pm ET, 6pm BST, 7pm CEST. It will air immediately after the Xbox Games Showcase on the same day. The Starfield Direct appears to be about 30-40 minutes long.

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This direct will take place during E3 and Summer Game Fest and be one of a number of events during the month of June. It will showcase a deep, lengthy look at the game, its systems, and more, including offering extended gameplay of the RPG and hopefully a deep dive into some of the Starfield characters.

Starfield Direct gameplay

At the Starfield Direct, we will see a lot of gameplay for the game, showcasing how systems, mechanics, and aspects of the experience work together with one another and just what Bethesda Games Studios has crafted.

Expect deep dives into the many factions, the Starfield weapons, Starfield character creation, Starfield planets, and more. We may also get some more in-depth guides on aspects of build crafting for the RPG with a look at the various Starfield builds and how they might be broken or busted. Hopefully, we will find out more about Starfield romance too.

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Interviews on the game will also take place, alongside behind-the-scenes looks at the game in development, as well. Special Editions, as well as a Starfield controller and Starfield headset, are also likely to be revealed at the show. All of these have leaked ahead of the showcase itself.

That is everything we know about the Starfield Direct. For even more on the game, be sure to check out our rundown of the Starfield companions you will meet on your space-faring journey and some of the best Xbox RPGs to see if Starfield might sit alongside some all-time greats.