We thought that this industry was all about a war of words and exclusive games – not hugs and kisses prior to the biggest gaming convention of the year. Alas, it seems that new Xbox boss Phil Spencer and former PlayStation president Jack Tretton are eager to prove that the console war only exists on the Internet, as they enjoy a calm embrace prior to the big show.

GameTrailers TV host Geoff Keighley tweeted that the image marks the start of this year’s E3 proper. To be honest, we won’t consider the event officially open until Fumito Ueda walks on stage with a DualShock 4, and starts playing The Last Guardian live. It’s going to happen in about 14 hours, right? Tune in to the Sony press conference to find out for sure.

[via twitter.com, vg247.com]