Of course, now's the time to start building hype for next year's event, which kicks off June 5th-7th 2012.

According to Joystiq the event will stay in L.A. for the next couple of years, with the Los Angeles Conference Centre booked up for the next couple of years. There had been some speculation of E3 moving outside of L.A.

According to the ESA's estimates, E3 brought over $25 million of revenue to the city of L.A..

[source joystiq.com]