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The Game Awards 2023 start times

Find out when The Game Awards 2023 start to plan your watch-along
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They are almost upon us: The Game Awards 2023 are coming up in quick steps, promising all the unnecessary glitter and glamor, all the celebrity worship, only tangentially related music acts, and drama of any other big award show. Hate it or love it, to catch all the juicy new game reveals and announcements happening at the show, you’ll need to endure that other stuff as well. Or skip through the VOD on the next day, but then you give up the right to complain, so choose wisely.

For that, of course, you’ll need to know when The Game Awards 2023 begin, so we’ve got the start times all around the world right here for you.

The Game Awards 2023 poster showing its airing date and a trophy.

The Game Awards 2023 will happen at a similar time as the previous edition.

The Game Awards 2023: start times

The Game Awards 2023 will take place on December 7, 2023, at 4:30pm PT. Here’s what this means for your time zone:

  • December 7, 2023, 4:30pm PT
  • December 7, 2023, 6:30pm CT
  • December 7, 2023, 7:30pm ET
  • December 8, 2023, 12:30am GMT
  • December 8, 2023, 1:30am CET
  • December 8, 2023, 6am IST
  • December 8, 2023, 8:30am CST
  • December 8, 2023, 9:30am KST/JST
  • December 8, 2023, 11:30am AEDT
  • December 8, 2023, 1:30pm NZDT

Host Geoff Keighley stated that The Game Awards 2023 would aim for a similar length as last year’s event, which took about 3.5 hours – it’s going to be a long night for European viewers.

The Game Awards 2023: where to watch

You’ll be able to watch The Game Awards 2023 live on Twitch as well as YouTube. Co-streaming is allowed for this event, so you can check the schedules of your favorite broadcasters and see if they have plans for a watch-along stream of their own.

We have embedded the YouTube stream here for your convenience:

You can use that as a VOD after the live broadcast as well.