Sadly, the coronavirus pandemic has nonetheless not ended. For two years now, it has impacted many video gaming occasions, together with the Digital Leisure Expo, or E3. E3 2020 was cancelled, and E3 2021 ended up being a digital-only occasion. As for E3 2022, there hasn’t been any updates in any respect. Nonetheless, as of at present, that has now modified.
The ESA has issued a press release, saying that “as a result of ongoing well being dangers surrounding COVID-19 and its potential impression on the protection of exhibitors and attendees, E3 is not going to be held in individual in 2022. We stay extremely enthusiastic about the way forward for E3 and stay up for asserting extra particulars quickly”. As for a digital-only occasion, they instructed VentureBeat that they’re “excited concerning the prospects of a web-based occasion”, however they didn’t say that one is going on.