E3 2021 dates have been revealed. Short for Electronics Entertainment Expo, final 12 months’s version was cancelled as a result of ongoing coronavirus pandemic. This 12 months’s E3 will happen on-line and might be free. E3 2021 will happen from June 12 to June 15.
“For more than two decades, E3 has been the premier venue to showcase the best that the video game industry has to offer, while uniting the world through games,” stated Stanley Pierre-Louis, CEO of the ESA (the corporate that runs E3), in an announcement (by way of Gamesbeat). “We are evolving this year’s E3 into a more inclusive event, but will still look to excite the fans with major reveals and insider opportunities that make this event the indispensable center stage for video games.”
The theme of E3 is ‘Game On’ and the ESA reiterated that it is going to be 100% free for all attendees with no a part of it behind a paywall.
Confirmed companions for E3 2021 are Xbox, Nintendo, Ubisoft, Capcom, Take-Two, Warner Bros., and Koch Media. While this isn’t the whole record, EA, Activision Blizzard, and Sony are skipping it altogether.
It might be attention-grabbing to see how a digital E3 is acquired. For many, E3 was seen because the conference to be at. And whereas going digital might blunt its edge, the trade seems to have made its peace with digital-only occasions what with a slew of them going down amidst the continued pandemic.