Quantcast
Jump to content

[Photo News] Meet ‘Odyssey City’ at Gamescom 2022 and Experience the Future of Gaming


Recommended Posts

Gamescom 2022, the world’s largest gaming show, kicked off grabbing much attention in Cologne, Germany on August 24. Gamescom, which was held virtually for the past two years, resumed on site after three years.

 

Samsung Electronics constructed the ‘Odyssey City’ booth at Gamescom 2022, where players can experience a variety of products to match their gaming tastes. The booth includes the ‘Ark Highlight Zone’, where visitors can experience the world’s first 55-inch gaming screen with 1000R curvature, the Odyssey Ark, a hands-on experience zone where visitors can play a game with Samsung’s gaming displays such as the Odyssey Neo G8 and the Odyssey Neo G7, and the ‘Samsung Gaming Hub Zone’ where visitors can enjoy a cloud game via a Samsung display without any additional devices.

​ 

​ 

Check out the photos below for a peek at the exciting ‘Odyssey City’ where you can learn everything about Odyssey and experience the future of gaming.

 

 

Welcome to the Odyssey City

Odyssey_City_Gamescom_main1.jpg

▲ Cosplayers pose in front of the ‘Samsung Odyssey City’ booth located in the central hall 9 of Cologne Messe, where Gamescom 2022 is being held.

 

Odyssey_City_Gamescom_main2.jpg

 

Odyssey_City_Gamescom_main3.jpg

▲ The scene of ‘Samsung Odyssey City’ at Gamescom 2022. A wide range of zones allow visitors to experience Odyssey products and to see Samsung’s vision for the future of gaming displays.

 

 

The Odyssey Ark Unveiled for the First Time in Europe

Odyssey_City_Gamescom_main4.jpg

▲ The Odyssey Ark offers a perfectly immersive gaming experience for gamers with Multi View, Cockpit Mode, 4K resolution and 165Hz refresh rate. The mesmerizing design captures many people’s attention.

 

Odyssey_City_Gamescom_main5.jpg

▲ Visitors at the Samsung booth are playing a game using the Odyssey Ark’s Cockpit Mode and Multi View.

 

Odyssey_City_Gamescom_main6.jpg

▲ In the Odyssey Ark Zone, global gaming influencers film and talk about the Odyssey Ark.

 

 

The ‘Odyssey City’ Receives Attention From Global Media

Odyssey_City_Gamescom_main7.jpg

 

Odyssey_City_Gamescom_main8.jpg

 

Odyssey_City_Gamescom_main9.jpg

▲ The Odyssey Ark and Samsung Gaming Hub were announced at the media event on August 24.

 

 

■ The Odyssey Lineup Optimized To Enjoy the Most Immersive Experience

Odyssey_City_Gamescom_main10.jpg

 

Odyssey_City_Gamescom_main11.jpg

 

Odyssey_City_Gamescom_main12.jpg

▲ The Odyssey Neo G8, world’s first 4K, 240Hz monitor was awarded the Best of Innovation Award in the Gaming category at CES 2022. Visitors are enjoying games through the Odyssey Neo G8.

 

Odyssey_City_Gamescom_main13.jpg

 

Odyssey_City_Gamescom_main14.jpg

▲ Visitors are experiencing the full Odyssey lineup, including the Odyssey Neo G7.

 

 

Experience the Best of Gaming in One Place With Samsung Gaming Hub

Odyssey_City_Gamescom_main15.jpg

▲ Samsung Gaming Hub is a platform that allows users to play cloud games without connecting to additional devices such as a console or PC, or game installations. Visitors are experiencing the Samsung Gaming Hub through the Odyssey Ark.

 

Odyssey_City_Gamescom_main16.jpg

 

Odyssey_City_Gamescom_main17.jpg

▲ Visitors are experiencing the Samsung Gaming Hub with the Odyssey G7 (G70B) and the Odyssey G6 (G65B).

 

Odyssey_City_Gamescom_main18.jpg

▲ Visitors are experiencing the Samsung Gaming Hub with the Neo QLED (QN95B).

 

 

■ ‘Odyssey City’, a Festival for Gamers

Odyssey_City_Gamescom_main19F.jpg

 

Odyssey_City_Gamescom_main20F.jpg

 

Odyssey_City_Gamescom_main21.jpg

▲ Cosplayers, dressed up as characters from their favorite games and movies, caught the attention at the Samsung Electronics booth.

 

View the full article

Link to comment
Share on other sites



  • Replies 0
  • Created
  • Last Reply

Top Posters In This Topic

Popular Days

Top Posters In This Topic

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Loading...
 Share

  • Similar Topics

    • By STF News
      View the full blog at its source
    • By STF News
      After a two-year hiatus, Europe’s biggest home appliances trade show is back and better than ever. IFA 2022 took place offline on September 2 in Berlin, Germany, where Samsung Electronics showcased its latest lineup in the Samsung Town exhibition hall. With various zones, such as the SmartThings Life Zone and Everyday Sustainability Zone, visitors could experience the latest products in visual display, home appliances, mobile and memory categories.
       
      Samsung Newsroom takes you to the scene of Samsung Town in this three-story series. In this first story, we’ll cover Samsung’s eco-conscious efforts for sustainable daily lives. In the second story, we’ll share the integrated connected experience enabled by SmartThings Home Life. In the third story, we’ll give you a tour of Samsung’s latest products in the exhibition hall — making you feel as if you are actually there.
       
      IFA 2022’s Samsung Town brought excited visitors together to experience Samsung Electronics’ latest products.
       
      At the event, you can find the European Bespoke Home series, Bespoke Infinite lineup, premium high-definition screens including the Micro LED and Odyssey Ark and an upgraded mobile lineup including the Galaxy Z Flip4, Z Fold4, Watch5 and more. Let’s explore the Samsung Town exhibition space at IFA 2022, filled with Samsung’s newest products, interactive exhibits and more through the photos below.
       
      ▲ Samsung showcased the Bespoke Home lineup at its Samsung Town exhibit at IFA 2022.
       

       
      ▲ The Bespoke Home lineup helps consumers personalize their kitchen’s interior design by allowing them to select the color and materials based on their preferences. At this year’s IFA, you can find the Bespoke Kitchen Package that displays induction cooking, a dishwasher, oven and more, on top of the Bespoke Home series that features a new washer and dryer.
       
      ▲ The Bespoke Jet features a Digital Inverter Motor, providing strong durability and suction power.
       
      ▲ Experience the high-quality 990 PRO SSD, optimal for gaming and other intensive graphics work. The 990 PRO offers enhanced functionality for gaming, 4K and 8K high resolution videos, 3D rendering, data analysis and more for situations that require super-high data processing work, all thanks to improved speed and high power efficiency.
       

       

       
      ▲ An overview of Samsung’s visual display exhibition. Visitors were captivated by the Odyssey Ark gaming screen, Neo QLED 8K, Micro LED at the booth.
       
      ▲ Visitors tried out the many functions of The Freestyle, a portable screen. The Freestyle, able to freely rotate 180 degrees, can create an ideal screen size with the Easy Set Up function. Simply place the device anywhere and the Freestyle adjusts the focus and keystone automatically.
       
      ▲ The Frame, a lifestyle TV, showcases top-tier, 4K ultra high resolution screen quality,1 powered by Quantum Dot technology. The Frame is equipped with Matte Display, which enhances viewing experiences with reduced reflections, offering realistic picture quality regardless of the lighting conditions.
       

       
      ▲ Odyssey Ark, a new gaming screen, offers an immersive experience, captivating visitors’ attention.
       
      ▲ Samsung’s Neo QLED 8K provides the best resolution and most vivid picture quality in the industry, but also offers optimized gaming functions for users.
       

       

       
      ▲ The booth also featured Samsung’s full lineup of mobile devices and wearables. Visitors could experience and try out the new mobile products unveiled at Galaxy Unpacked in August such as the Galaxy Z Flip4, Z Fold4, Watch5, Watch5 Pro, Buds 2 and more.
       
       
      1 32-inch model offers FHD screen quality.
      View the full article
    • By STF News
      After a two-year hiatus, Europe’s biggest home appliances trade show is back and better than ever. IFA 2022 took place offline on September 2 in Berlin, Germany, where Samsung Electronics showcased its latest lineup in the Samsung Town exhibition hall. With various zones, such as the SmartThings Life Zone and Everyday Sustainability Zone, visitors could experience the latest products in visual display, home appliances, mobile and memory categories.
       
      Samsung Newsroom takes you to the scene of Samsung Town in this three-story series. In this first story, we’ll cover Samsung’s eco-conscious efforts for sustainable daily lives. In the second story, we’ll share the integrated connected experience enabled by SmartThings Home Life. In the third story, we’ll give you a tour of Samsung’s latest products in the exhibition hall — making you feel as if you are actually there.
       
      At its SmartThings Home booth, Samsung Electronics showcased its vision for the future of home living. The booth featured a setup of seven real home spaces, such as a bedroom, living room and kitchen, allowing visitors to experience and learn about the capabilities of SmartThings.
       
      SmartThings presents a fully integrated home experience by connecting not only Samsung products and services but also third-party devices such as lighting and window blinds to cater to your own lifestyle. SmartThings also helps consumers live a more sustainable life by suggesting ways users can save energy around the home by analyzing energy usage patterns and more.
       
       ▲ When Good Morning Mode is activated, the curtains open and the lights turn on automatically. The air conditioner switches to auto mode and The Frame TV automatically turns on, displaying a photograph to ease you into the morning.
       
      ▲ Visitors can experience the Movie Mode in the Living Room exhibition space. Once Movie Mode is activated, the TV turns on automatically, the curtains close and the lights darken simultaneously. The air conditioner and the air purifier switch to WindFree mode to help focus on the movie. With a single, simple step, the living room turns into a theatre right before your eyes.
       
       ▲ Experience your own home office created with SmartThings. After activating Work From Home mode on the Smart Monitor, the light brightens and the air conditioner and air purifier switch to WindFree mode.
       

       
       ▲ In Home Gym area, the air conditioner and air purifier automatically turn on once Workout Mode is activated, freshening up the space. You can compare your form with the workout videos of your choice using the Multi-View function on the TV. By checking your form in real-time, your workout can be more effective. Once you complete your daily workout, you can check your workout results using Galaxy Watch.
       
       ▲ When you put beef in the Family Hub Refrigerator and save it under the Food List, the SmartThings Cooking recommends personalized recipes and meal plans based on users’ tastes, dietary needs and groceries on hand. The recommended recipe for tonight is steak. Press the Send to Oven button, place the meat inside the Smart Oven and your meal prep for dinner is done.
       
       ▲ When Game Mode is activated, the illuminance lowers and colorful lights fill the room. The air purifier switches to Soundless mode to help make gamers feel as if they’re actually in the game.
      View the full article
    • By STF News
      After a two-year hiatus, Europe’s biggest home appliances trade show is back and better than ever. IFA 2022 took place offline on September 2 in Berlin, Germany, where Samsung Electronics showcased its latest lineup in the Samsung Town exhibition hall. With various zones, such as the SmartThings Life Zone and Everyday Sustainability Zone, visitors could experience the latest products in visual display, home appliances, mobile and memory categories.
       
      Samsung Newsroom takes you to the scene of Samsung Town in this three-story series. In this first story, we’ll cover Samsung’s eco-conscious efforts for sustainable daily lives. In the second story, we’ll share the integrated connected experience enabled by SmartThings Home Life. In the third story, we’ll give you a tour of Samsung’s latest products in the exhibition hall — making you feel as if you are actually there.
       
      As we begin this online tour of Samsung Town, we would like to first introduce you to the Everyday Sustainability Zone, a vision for a greener future by incorporating sustainability into everyday life. In the zone, Samsung Electronics showcases its diverse efforts to increase sustainability at all stages of the product lifecycle, from manufacturing and distribution to usage and disposal.
       
      At the three SmartThings Home exhibit spaces including Kitchen & Laundry, Bedroom and Outdoors, the visitors, using SmartThings AI Energy mode, can experience Net Zero Home, a space where it produces, stores, manages and consume the energy at home without creating energy surplus or shortage.
       
      Let’s find out more about how everyday sustainability was showcased at IFA 2022 through the photos below.
       
      ▲ Entrance of Everyday Sustainability Zone
       
      ▲ Every Sustainability Zone shows various efforts Samsung made to increase sustainability by categorizing devices in their lifecycle process — manufacturing, distribution, usage and disposal — and Samsung’s 10 initiatives such as Galaxy upcycling, eco-conscious packaging, Solar cell remote control and more.
       
      ▲ Samsung and Patagonia, a global outdoors brand, have collaborated to create a new Bespoke washing machine that effectively reduces the impact of microplastics.
       
      ▲ In partnership with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) to reach Samsung Global Goals by 2030, Samsung developed various initiatives including the development of Samsung’s Global Goals app, launching of Generation17 and more.
       
      ▲ Samsung’s SmartThings Home exhibit let visitors experience integrating home appliances and devices for greener day-to-day lives.
       
      ▲ The visitors are introduced to the Net Zero Home area which helps produce, store and consume energy at home. The visitors are trying out the installed solar panels, household battery and EHS outdoor AC unit via AR within Net Zero Home.
       
      ▲ When turning on the Automatic Blind air conditioning, the curtains shut automatically to block out radiant heat. The AI Energy Saving Mode within your app to reduce the air conditioner’s energy usage by 20% (RAC). The Energy Usage While Away Alert feature within SmartThings app alerts you that the air conditioner is still on if you’ve left home. With the notification, you can easily turn it off using the app while away from home.
       
      ▲ AI mode is on at night where the solar panels are unable to produce electricity to save energy usage across all your home appliances. In eight hours, you can reduce the energy used by a refrigerator by 30%, energy used by a washing machine by 70%, energy used by a dryer by 20%, energy used by the dishwasher by 15% and energy used by an EHS by 40%.
       
      ▲ At the SmartThings Playground’s Save your Energy section, the visitors can experience easier laundry experience, thanks to SmartThings. Once the laundry is done, you receive notifications on your phone with SmartThings app, and check how much energy has been saved.
       
      View the full article
    • By STF News
      Gamescom 2022, a five-day festival for over 265,000 gamers from around the world, was held in the historic city of Cologne, Germany, on August 24 through August 28. Cosplayers who dressed up as characters from popular games and movies, as well as video game enthusiasts from all over the world, gathered at Cologne Messe, where the Gamescom exhibition was held. 2022 marked a special year for Gamescom, as it was the first time in three years the event was held in person, inspiring more energy and connection from gamers than ever before.
       
      At the event, Samsung Electronics debuted the Odyssey City booth as an ode to Gamescom 2022. Through this immersive, hands-on experience showcasing the new Odyssey lineup, visitors could see for themselves the next-level performance of the advanced gaming screens.
       
       
       
      Odyssey City: Enter a New Era of Immersive Gaming — From Odyssey Ark to Gaming Hub
      The moment they entered the Samsung booth, visitors were faced with the next-generation gaming screen Odyssey Ark, unveiled for the first time in the European market. Visitors navigated the booth by moving from the Odyssey Ark Zone to the Experience Zone, then to the Gaming Hub Zone, and finally to the Tournament Zone to watch exciting live gaming.
       
      The audience was fascinated by the impressive size of the Odyssey Ark, measuring 55-inches, equipped with 4K picture quality and a high refresh rate of 165Hz. One visitor to the booth said he liked “the size because he is into photography and videography. Also, for gaming, it feels like a space station.” Another visitor tested the game Valorant on the Odyssey Ark and said, “it’s really good if you want to play the game while streaming, chat with Twitch on top of it and play music.”
       
      In addition to the Odyssey Ark, visitors marveled at the Odyssey G4 and the Odyssey Neo G8. One video game enthusiast reported that “the graphics are amazing” on the Odyssey Neo G8.
       

       
      ▲ Visitors, influencers and famous gamers who visited Gamescom experienced the immersive design of the Odyssey Ark.
       
      Another popular standout of Samsung Electronics’ booth was the Samsung Gaming Hub,1 an all-in-one game streaming discovery platform. This enables users with a Samsung TV or Odyssey lineup product that supports Samsung Gaming Hub — and a controller compatible with the gaming hub — to enjoy games with no downloads or storage space requirements.
       
      After experiencing the Samsung Gaming Hub, visitors left with the feeling that “it is convenient because you do not need a separate device such as a console or PC, and you can start the game immediately after setting up Bluetooth if you have a controller,” which is ideal for easy game preparation.
       

       
      ▲ Visitors at the Samsung booth experienced cloud games firsthand through Samsung Gaming Hub, using Neo QLED (QN95B), Odyssey Ark, Odyssey G7 (G70B) and Odyssey G6 (G65B).
       
       
      Putting Odyssey Citizens to the Test With a “This or That” Question Game and “Odyssey Lineup Quiz”
      To get to know the gaming styles of Gamescom goers, Samsung asked a series of questions in a game of “This or That.” The questions prompted gamers to choose the first or second option for topics including “I play on PC vs. I play on console” and “game devices matter vs. game skills matter.” The most interesting finding from the game is that many gamers tend to multitask. In other words, they like to watch a video or listen to music while playing a game. This shows multitasking is emerging as a new trend as gamers play a variety of games at once or play a game while searching online for a walkthrough.
       
        
      For a fun, interactive activity, Samsung engaged visitors in a quiz about the Odyssey lineup, giving prizes to those who guessed the most answers correctly. Questions included, “How many speakers and woofers are mounted on the Odyssey Ark?” Samsung knowledge pros won a prize for answering four speakers and two woofers.
       
       
      ▲ Gamers exploring the Odyssey City share their thoughts on the Odyssey Ark.
       
       
      Get in the Game: Competitive Tournaments, 5 vs. 5 Battles and Talk Shows
      Daily gaming tournaments were held during the exhibition in the Tournament Zone, featuring the Odyssey G4. All three days, there was a long line of gamers waiting to experience the outstanding performance of the Odyssey G4 up close and personal, which received rave reviews from critics.
       

       
      ▲ Spectators enjoy a game in the Tournament Zone where the Odyssey G4 is installed — competing against fellow visitors.
       
      On the main stage, a five vs. five League of Legends (LoL) match was held with Odyssey Neo G8, where famous global game influencers and visitors participated. The match provided an opportunity to check out the superior performance of the Odyssey Neo G8, which supports 4K picture quality and a refresh rate of 240Hz. The 5v5 battle was broadcast in real time through large signage in the booth, and the audience joined in the fun by cheering on the gamers playing live.
       
      ▲ On the main stage, famous game influencers played League of Legends on the Odyssey Neo G8 while spectators watched intently.
       
      ▲ Throughout the exhibition, various programs were held for everyone to enjoy, such as game-related talk shows hosted by global game influencers and photo ops with audience members.
       
      In addition to experiencing the new Samsung Odyssey lineup while exploring the Odyssey City, visitors to the Samsung booth got to enjoy live gaming matches and talk shows with global gaming influencers, including Maxim, Just Johnny, Sola and Tolkin. Overall, Gamescom goers who visited the Samsung Odyssey City enjoyed a unique and immersive experience and were delighted to see firsthand the next era of gaming powered by the new Odyssey lineup.
       
       
      1 Samsung Gaming Hub is available in the following countries/regions: U.S., Canada, U.K., Germany, France, Spain, Italy, Korea and Brazil. Service availability for partners may vary by region.
      View the full article



×
×
  • Create New...