EA Play Live Will Be Hosted By Pro Wrestler Xavier Woods
This year's EA Play live should bring some solid announcements, including the revival of a fan-favorite IP.
Publisher EA has recruited Twitch streamer, G4 TV host, and professional wrestler Austin "Xavier Woods" Watson to host the upcoming EA Play livestream slated for July 22 at 10 AM PT / 1 PM ET.
EA Play Live is only a month away! Watch our pre-show July 22nd starting at 10AM PT/1PM ET, followed by the main showcase. See you then. 👋 pic.twitter.com/1PZ5IXRYeP— Electronic Arts (@EA) June 22, 2021
Watson, who is currently an overall 11-time Tag Team Champion in the WWE, was added to the revived gaming network G4 in November 2020 with a special Thanksgiving episode. He joins original hosts like Adam Sessler, as well as new hires Alex "Goldenboy" Mendez and Ovilee May.
EA Play should draw a lot of attention, what with Battlefield 2042 launching October 22 and Dragon Age 4 currently in development. We might even see Skate 4, which was revealed during last year's EA Play. But what we're looking for from the annual event is the revival of a fan-favorite IP. Reports suggest it could be a reimagining of Dead Space developed by Motive Studios, the Montreal-based co-developer behind Star Wars Battlefront 2 and the team in charge of Star Wars Squadrons.