Tag Archives: e3 2013

Microsoft: No TV talk at E3

Microsoft has reiterated that its E3 press conference will be all about the games. The company’s Xbox One 21st May reveal event ended up being a procession of the new console’s live TV and Kinect voice recognition features, with games almost feeling like an afterthought. Fielding questions about the likelihood …

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If E3 is ‘irrelevant’, why is everyone hoping to get involved?

Some have labelled it as a dinosaur from a bygone era, but all signs point to a strong appetite for E3 from the core games industry this year. And with big announcements for both the PS4 and Xbox One anticipated, E3 2013 could be one of the most notable for …

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Ubisoft reveals E3 2013 games line-up

Ubisoft today unveiled what is perhaps its strongest E3 line-up ever, featuring exclusive next-generation games, innovative editions of popular franchises, and new brands and titles.” The publisher will, as always, hold its own pre-E3 press conference, where it will announce and go deeper into some of its most important games …

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Venom teases new PS3 range

Venom has signed a PS3 licensing deal with Sony and will unveil new products at E3. Under the new agreement, the UK peripherals specialist is allowed to design and manufacture products for the platform holder’s current home console. Venom is remaining tight-lipped about the products it has in the works …

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Ouya to host public E3 event in LA car park

The Ouya team has announced it will hold a public event during E3, right down the road from the LA Convention Center. E3 attendee or not, anyone in the area will be welcome to stop by the company’s booth – located in a parking lot near the industry expo itself. …

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Microsoft promises tonnes of Xbox exclusives, world premieres at E3

Microsoft’s Aaron Greenberg has described the 21st May reveal of the new Xbox as laying the foundation” for the new platform, with most of the new games to be revealed at E3. Speaking on Major Nelson’s podcast (as transcribed by Videogamer), Microsoft’s chief of staff at the IEB division said, …

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Nintendo bringing E3 to Best Buy

Nintendo is handling E3 very differently this year. First, it revealed it would not be holding it’s traditional pre-show press conference. Then it promised more activity and new games at its show floor booth.And now it has promised to take its E3 demos directly to the public. Nintendo of America …

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The Witcher 3 will be in action for the first time at E3

CD Projekt RED has just announced that The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt will be in action for the very first time at E3 in June. The game will not be showcased to the public though, but will be restricted to behind-closed-doors media presentations. So expect a ton of first-hand previews …

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Konami pre-E3 event to show off Phantom Pain, "wealth of new titles"

Konami has announced details regarding its pre-E3 event next month, including what games will be showcased and where it can be viewed online. The presentation will take place on June 6th at 11 AM Pacific time (the week prior to E3 2013), and can be viewed under ‘Events’ on Konami’s …

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Nintendo reveals plans for press event on E3 show floor

Nintendo has revealed it will be holding a special event for press at its booth on the E3 exhibition floor. The company has sent out invites for its ‘Come Play With Us @ The Wii U Software Showcase.’ The event kicks off at 10:30 am Pacific on June 11th, and …

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