E3 2021 has been confirmed and dated for this June with some massive names already confirmed to be collaborating, however there’s a notable absence…
The ESA (Leisure Software program Affiliation) has formally introduced in the present day that E3 2021 will go forward as an all-digital occasion and it’ll happen between June 12th and June 15th.
Up to now, a number of massive names have been confirmed as connected to the digital occasion, together with Microsoft, Nintendo, Capcom, Konami, Ubisoft, Take-Two Interactive, Warner Bros. Video games, and Koch Media, with extra to be introduced earlier than the occasion kicks off. Nevertheless, there’s one title we’re all on the lookout for and never seeing: Sony.
As you’ll keep in mind, Sony wasn’t part of the final correct E3 to happen with precise people roaming the corridor of the Staples centre – that was again in 2019 (and I used to be there! Learn my exploits right here…)
Sony is probably going going to skip this one, too, however we’ll look ahead to affirmation earlier than declaring the writer fully out of the working. My cash says they’ll do their very own factor, although.
So what about E3 2021? What’s it going to be like this 12 months? For one, it’s going to be accessible for everyone – which means me, you, your mum and pop, and whoever else desires to take a seat at a pc for hours on finish watching infinite streams.
“For greater than twenty years, E3 has been the premier venue to showcase the very best that the online game trade has to supply, whereas uniting the world by way of video games,” mentioned Stanley Pierre-Louis, President & CEO of the ESA. “We’re evolving this 12 months’s E3 right into a extra inclusive occasion, however will nonetheless look to excite the followers with main reveals and insider alternatives that make this occasion the indispensable heart stage for video video games.”
It’ll be E3, positive, nevertheless it gained’t be a “actual” E3. The press launch doesn’t that the ESA hopes to have the ability to convey the occasion again in 2022 the place we are able to all mingle shoulder to shoulder. I hope so, I actually do. As a result of, actually, I couldn’t give a rattling for E3 2021.