E3 - News

Thursday9th Jul 2020

  • News The ESA Reminds Us That E3 Will Return

    The show must go on

    E3 might have been cancelled this year due to the global pandemic, but that doesn't mean it won't be making a return. A fresh new tweet from the official expo account has reminded followers that the convention still exists "thanks to video games" and that it will be back. There's also a short promotional video attached, take a...

Sunday28th Jun 2020

Friday5th Jun 2020

  • News Limited Run Games Has Postponed Its Upcoming Presentation

    Will be broadcast at a "later date"

    When this year's E3 was officially cancelled, physical specialists Limited Run Games was one of the first companies to confirm it would still be going ahead with its own digital conference (filled with announcements about upcoming physical releases). The show was scheduled to take place on 8th June, but will now...

Saturday30th May 2020

  • Random At Reggie's First E3, Someone Thought He Was A Security Guard

    Imagine the confusion when he hopped on stage

    The former Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aimé is a relatively tall and well-dressed guy - in fact, at his first E3 with Nintendo someone thought he was a security guard. A member of staff apparently stopped dead in their tracks when they saw Reggie and fumbled about as they tried to show him...

Wednesday13th May 2020

Tuesday7th Apr 2020

  • News E3 2020 Won't Get An Official Digital Replacement, Despite Initial Plans

    Plans move to 2021

    When E3 2020 was cancelled earlier in the year, event organiser Entertainment Software Association said that an "online experience" which could replace the physical event was being explored. It has now been confirmed that no such digital event will be happening this year. The news comes from an E3 representative, who shared the...

Sunday5th Apr 2020

  • News ESA Locks In The Dates For E3 2021, Will Take Place Next June

    And this year's digital event seems unlikely

    Following on from IGN announcing its own 'Summer of Gaming' event yesterday, the Entertainment Software Association (ESA) has locked in the dates for its next E3 conference. With this year's E3 officially cancelled, the next "reimagined" version of it will be taking place between 15th - 17th June 2021...

Saturday4th Apr 2020

Wednesday1st Apr 2020

  • News Bethesda Isn't Hosting A Digital E3 Event This Year

    Still has "lots of exciting things to share"

    With the traditional E3 event we all know and love being cancelled due to coronavirus concerns, a number of publishers have committed to sharing digitally streamed events in its place. Bethesda will not be one of them. Bethesda's vice president of marketing and communications, Pete Hines, has taken to...

Friday13th Mar 2020

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Wednesday11th Mar 2020

  • News Ubisoft "Exploring Other Options" As E3 2020 Closes Its Doors

    Sounds like a Ubisoft Direct is coming

    With E3 2020 now officially cancelled, game publishers and developers who were planning to attend the event will need to start thinking about their options. One of E3's major and consistent guests, Ubisoft, has already commented on its plans regarding the event's cancellation. The studio has shared an update...

  • News E3 2020 Is Officially Cancelled

    Update: Statement confirms

    Update (Wed 11th Mar, 2020 15:40 GMT): Well, that's it then... E3 2020 is officially cancelled. Event organiser Entertainment Software Association has issued the following statement confirming the news: "After careful consultation with our member companies regarding the health and safety of everyone in our industry –...

  • Talking Point Has Coronavirus Finally Put E3 Out Of Its Misery?

    Game over?

    Update: And it's official - E3 2020 has been cancelled. News that E3 2020 is on the verge of being cancelled makes us think of years gone by. There was a time when the mere mention of the Electronic Entertainment Expo gave gamers the world over a spurt of the old dopamine. E3 may have been a comparatively small industry-only event but it...

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  • News E3 2020's First Press Conference Has Already Been Confirmed

    Only 117 days to go!

    With the more vocal portion of the Nintendo fan community screaming for a new Direct presentation every other day, we imagine there aren't too many out there concerned about this year's E3 just yet. For those who are already thinking about what this year's event might bring, though, you'll be pleased to know we've already had...

Wednesday15th Jan 2020

  • Poll Is E3 Still Relevant To Nintendo In 2020?

    Sony walks away, Microsoft doubles-down... where does that leave Nintendo?

    This week, Sony confirmed that it would be skipping E3 for the second year running despite the fact that it is launching a new console in 2020 – an occasion you'd normally assume would be reason enough to attend the world's most influential gaming event. Amid speculation...

Tuesday17th Sep 2019

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Thursday20th Jun 2019

  • News We Believe In E3, Says Nintendo

    "We’re bullish on the show. We’re here. We believe in it."

    Sony was a conspicuous absence at this year's E3 event in Los Angeles, and with a trend of other companies reducing their presence at the show, the notion that the expo is losing relevance certainly isn't new. The dates for next year's event have already been announced, but it's hard to...

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  • News Suda51 Teases E3 Reveal With Intriguing Character Art

    No More Heroes 3? Something entirely different?

    Goichi 'Suda51' Suda, director of games such as No More Heroes, Killer7, and Travis Strikes Again: No More Heroes on Nintendo Switch, has given us the first tease of something new set to appear during E3 next week. We've known that he's been planning on sharing something during the time of the event...

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  • News Bethesda Confirms E3 2019 Showcase

    "It’s going to be a hell of a night"

    After EA announced its press conference would be replaced by multiple live streams at E3 2019, a number of other publishers have been encouraged to reveal their own plans. Bethesda is the latest one, confirming it will be returning to E3 this year to host its annual video game showcase. Here's the rundown from...

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Sunday17th Jun 2018

  • Video Watch 18 Minutes Of Nintendo Minute At This Year's E3

    A look behind the scenes

    To close the door on this year's E3, Nintendo Minute's Kit and Krysta have put together a video showing viewers what the annual video game conference looked like from their perspective. The series of clips mainly focuses on Nintendo's events, highlighting its tournaments and the games it announced during the week. At the 12...

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