Tag: Press Conference
Talking Point Did Gamescom Opening Night Live 2019 Bring the Hype?
Hands Across Germany
Geoff Keighley brought something new to Gamescom 2019 - the very first Gamescom Opening Night Live. The first event of its kind replaced the typical press conferences we'd see from hardware manufacturers with a celebratory night that played host to all kinds of reveals. Death Stranding was a huge highlight thanks to another...
Feature All the E3 2019 Press Conferences Rated and Reviewed
Who had the best show?
Believe it or not, but time’s up on E3 2019’s press conference, and so we’ve returned once more to cast a critical eye over this year’s various showcases. With the fine folks at Sony taking a rain check, we were relying on third-parties and – bizarrely – other platform holders to take the strain at this year’s...
Talking Point Did Square Enix's E3 2019 Press Conference Live Up to the Hype?
Living like it's 1997
Square Enix has just wrapped up its E3 2019 press conference, and what a show it was. Final Fantasy VII Remake and Marvel's Avengers were out in force, but the Japanese publisher still made time for the likes of the promising Dying Light 2. With reveals for the likes of Outriders and
Talking Point Were You Left Impressed By Ubisoft's E3 2019 Press Conference?
Treating the services
Ubisoft always manages to put on a good show when it's time to put up or shut up, but E3 2019 was a little different. After the teaser dropped last week, we finally got our first proper look at Watch Dogs Legion, while service-based titles such as Rainbow Six: Siege and The Division 2 both detailed upcoming DLC.
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Marvel's Avengers! Final Fantasy VII! Outriders!
Watch Square Enix’s E3 2019 press conference right here, as we prepare for a livestream focusing on Marvel’s Avengers, Final Fantasy VII Remake, and Dying Light 2. With such a strong lineup – and potential other surprises – then the Japanese publisher could be about to deliver its strongest...
Live Watch Kinda Funny's E3 2019 Showcase Right Here
Above and beyond
Watch Kinda Funny's E3 2019 showcase right here for introductions to over 60 independently developed games. The show’s scheduled to start at 4:30PM PT. Kinda Funny Games E3 2019 Showcase: <liveblog id="1106_kindafunny_pc_2019" tags="#KFGShowcase #PS4 #PlayStation #E3 #E3 2019" video=" />
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Watch Dogs Legion! Roller Champions! Splinter Cell?
Watch Ubisoft’s E3 2019 press conference right here for updates on evergreen titles like For Honor and Rainbow Six: Siege. We’re also expecting a handful of announcements from the French publisher, including Watch Dogs Legion and the rumoured Roller Champions. The show’s scheduled to start at
Live Watch Limited Run Games' E3 2019 Livestream Right Here
For the collectors
Watch Limited Run Games' E3 2019 livestream right here for the latest on the uber-niche manufacturer's latest retail releases. In addition to new partnerships, the company is also expected to outline the entirety of its remaining PS Vita releases. The show is scheduled to start at 12PM PT. Limited Run Games' E3 2019 Livestream:...
Reaction Sony's Decision to Skip E3 2019 Is Starting to Look Really Smart
Was the platform holder right all along?
When will we learn not to criticise Sony too hastily? Our first reaction to the Japanese giant’s decision to skip E3 2019 was one of horror, but we later took a step back and pointed out that the platform holder couldn’t (and probably shouldn’t) be judged until we see how everything transpires. On the...
Talking Point Did Microsoft Deliver the Goods in Its E3 2019 Press Conference?
The third-party focus
It was a bit of a late one when all was said and done, but Microsoft has finally concluded its E3 2019 press conference. Of course, a large portion of the show focused on exclusive titles from Xbox Studios, but there was a lot of third-party goodness for PS4 owners to munch on. Cyberpunk 2077 impressed in another trailer that...
Talking Point Was Bethesda's E3 2019 Press Conference on Form?
Rip and tear
It feels like every year we're questioning whether Bethesda has enough games in the making to put on its own show, but once again the publisher has proven that it can deliver the goods when the time is right. One of E3 2019's biggest takeaways will be the DOOM Eternal gameplay demonstration, what a corker that was. We can't wait to play...
Live Watch Devolver Digital's E3 2019 Press Conference Right Here
We're all mad here
Watch Devolver Digital's E3 2019 press conference right here, which has become an amusing annual tradition from the indie game publisher. These showcases are typically short, bizarre, and a break from the conventions of the Los Angeles, well, convention. The show's scheduled to get underway from 7PM PT. Devolver Digital E3 2019...
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DOOM Eternal! Wolfenstein: Youngblood! Fallout?
Watch Bethesda's E3 2019 press conference right here, as we anticipate a long look at DOOM Eternal and Wolfenstein: Youngblood. While other rumours are thin on the ground, there is some speculation we could see a new The Evil Within game, while updates on the Fallout franchise are likely to feature...
Live Watch Microsoft's Xbox E3 2019 Press Conference Right Here
For the third-party reveals, obviously
Watch Microsoft’s Xbox E3 2019 press conference right here, because it’s not like we have a Sony show to cover this year. We’re fully expecting the team in green to go heavy on third-party reveals, with Cyberpunk 2077 and a new title from From Software rumoured to appear. There’s also a strong chance...
Live Watch EA Play 2019 Livestream Right Here
Star Wars! FIFA! Madden!
Watch the EA Play 2019 livestream right here for updates and announcements pertaining to Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, FIFA 20, and Madden NFL 20. E3 2019’s curtain raiser may not be the most enticing this year, but with a full day of streams straight from Los Angeles, it should get you in the mood for the week ahead. The...
Talking Point Should Sony Adopt Pre-Recorded Press Conferences?
The Direct approach
Sony switched up its annual pre-Tokyo Game Show press conference format this year, hosting a PlayStation LineUp Tour livestream that was surprisingly good. The hour-long event did have a live stage element, but there was only one public speaker: SEGA’s Toshihiro Nagoshi, who was awarded the opportunity to unveil Yakuza...
Guide What Time Is Sony PlayStation's TGS 2018 LineUp Tour Livestream?
Tune in for updates on upcoming titles
Sony PlayStation will host an hour-long LineUp Tour livestream this week ahead of the impending Tokyo Game Show, which it promises will feature footage of upcoming PlayStation 4 titles. While it’s likely that a lot of the content will be repurposed from previous events like E3 2018, there’s the possibility...
Live Watch the Gamescom 2018 Opening Ceremony Right Here
World premieres expected
Gamescom 2018 gets underway this week, and Cologne will be welcoming gaming's largest convention with an opening ceremony that promises World Premieres from several publishers. Among the games on display will be Shenmue III and Life Is Strange 2. The show gets underway from 10AM BST. Gamescom 2018 Keynote:...
News Gamescom 2018 Opening Ceremony to Feature World Premieres
Announcements from Bandai Namco, THQ Nordic, more
It seems like the organisers of Gamescom 2018 have graduated from the renowned School of Geoff Keighley, as they’re bigging up some World Premieres set to debut during the Cologne convention’s opening ceremony. You’ll be able to watch the event unfold live from 10AM BST on 21st August, where...
Live Watch the QuakeCon 2018 Keynote Right Here
Tune in for DOOM Eternal's debut
Gamescom 2018 is right around the corner, but Bethesda’s getting in on the keynote act early by promising to rock up at the QuakeCon 2018 introductory address, where it will debut the first DOOM Eternal gameplay footage. Expect updates on other games like Fallout 76 during the presentation as well, so be sure to...
Feature All the E3 2018 Press Conferences Rated and Reviewed
Who passed the test?
The curtain has closed on E3 2018’s press conferences, which means that it’s time for us to cast a critical eye over the briefings and issue our all-important report card. Which of the publishers passed its summer exam – looking ahead at some of the ratings here, they’ll all be having trouble securing a scholarship...
Round Up What Was Announced at Sony's E3 2018 Press Conference?
A few surprises
Sony’s closed the curtain on a curious E3 2018 press conference, which had more surprises than a certain editor predicted, but was paced in perhaps the most bizarre fashion imaginable. Nevertheless, here’s everything that was announced during the Japanese giant’s showcase. Sony PlayStation E3 2018 Press Conference Round Up:...
Talking Point Did Sony PlayStation's E3 2018 Press Conference Deliver?
The big one
It’s the one we were all looking forward to, but did Sony PlayStation’s anticipated E3 2018 press conference bring the house down? As promised, the company led on Death Stranding, The Last of Us: Part II, Ghost of Tsushima, and Spider-Man, but it also revealed Resident Evil 2 and Nioh 2. But what was your favourite game on...
Live Watch Sony PlayStation's E3 2018 Press Conference Right Here
Join us live for the PlayStation Showcase
Sony PlayStation’s E3 2018 press conference – also known as the PlayStation E3 2018 Showcase – is the event that we’ve all been waiting for, and you can watch it live right here. The platform holder’s promised deep dives on Death Stranding, The Last of Us: Part II, Ghost of Tsushima, and...
Round Up What Was Announced at Ubisoft's E3 2018 Press Conference?
The curtain’s just closed on Ubisoft’s E3 2018 press conference, and there were a heap of games on display during the 90 minute showcase. The highlights included Assassin’s Creed Odyssey, Beyond Good & Evil 2, and Skull & Bones – but there were several other titles on display, including The Division 2. Here’s a full...
Talking Point Was Ubisoft's E3 2018 Press Conference on Form?
Ubisoft’s E3 2018 press conference pointed a big, bright spotlight at a selection of blockbuster games, including Assassin’s Creed Odyssey and The Division 2. But the showcase also centred on Beyond Good & Evil 2, Skull & Bones, and more. What did you think of the French firm’s briefing this year, though? Were you happy with...
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Assassin's Creed Odyssey! The Division 2! Splinter Cell?
Ubisoft’s E3 2018 press conference is the next big briefing on the docket, and you can tune in live right here. In addition to the reveal of Assassin’s Creed Odyssey, we’re also scheduled to see more of The Division 2. And then there’s Splinter Cell: is it really happening? Find out...
Guide What Time Is Sony PlayStation's E3 2018 Press Conference?
Confirmed games and more
Sony PlayStation confused everyone with the announcement of its E3 2018 press conference, but now that the dust has settled we have a much clearer picture of what the company intends to show. For many of you, this will be the “big one”, so you’re going to want to know and where you’ll be able to watch the PlayStation...
Round Up What Was Announced at Square Enix's Press Conference?
Unlock your heart
Square Enix’s pre-recorded E3 2018 press conference was a brief affair, but it had a handful of interesting games in it. There were also a couple of new announcements. Here’s everything it had to show. All Square Enix E3 2018 Press Conference Announcements: Babylon's Fall Announced, Developed by PlatinumGames The Quiet...
Talking Point Did Square Enix's E3 2018 Press Conference Win Your Heart?
A kind of magic
Square Enix has just tied a big fat Disney-themed bow around its E3 2018 press conference, but were you impressed with what you saw? The Japanese publisher went big on Kingdom Hearts III and Shadow of the Tomb Raider, but also Babylon's Fall and The Quiet Man. What did you think, though? Did the organisation deliver, or were you...
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Tomb Raider! Kingdom Hearts! Final Fantasy VII?
Square Enix’s E3 2018 press conference kickstarts another big day for media briefings, and you can watch all of its announcements unfold live right here. We’re expecting to see more of Shadow of the Tomb Raider and Kingdom Hearts III during this hotly anticipated presentation – but could Final...
Soapbox Sony's E3 2018 Press Conference Will Not Bring More Than the Big Four
You've been warned. Again
As Microsoft rattled off an unprecedented number of third-party announcements last night, I turned to the Push Square team and I said: Sony really is focusing on the big four. And then I had a quick browse of my favourite forums in the aftermath of it all, and rolled my eyes at the ridiculous speculation still going on...
Guide What Time Is Ubisoft's E3 2018 Press Conference?
And what to expect
As we know, Ubisoft is returning to E3 this year with another press conference. Out of all the publishers that hold these shows, the French company tends to be the least predictable, often bringing some off-the-wall, or just plain strange, flamboyance to proceedings. It usually has one or two surprises up its sleeve, too, so it's...
Round Up What Was Announced at Bethesda's E3 2018 Press Conference?
Starfield! The Elder Scrolls VI! More!
Bethesda's E3 2018 press conference was both bumper in running time and reveals. The showcase had its fair share of lulls, but the publisher just about pulled things together with Fallout 76, Starfield, and The Elder Scrolls VI. Here's everything that was announced. Bethesda E3 2018 Press Conference Round Up:...
Talking Point Was Bethesda's Press Conference Brilliant or a Bust?
Tales from the Vault
We’re knee-deep into E3 2018 press conference season now, with Bethesda just putting the final touches to its showcase. The popular publisher showcased Fallout 76 and RAGE 2, as well as Starfield and The Elder Scrolls VI. But what did you think of the firm’s showing? Was it bombastic or did it bore you to tears? What do you...
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Fallout 76! RAGE 2! The Elder Scrolls?
Bethesda’s E3 2018 press conference has arrived, and you can watch it live with us right here. The loveable publisher’s likely to lead on Fallout 76, but will surely also spend time on the recently announced RAGE 2. What else could it have up its sleeve? Join us from 6PM PDT to find out. Bethesda E3 2018...
Reaction Microsoft's E3 2018 Press Conference Was Killer for PS4 Owners
A great show for Sony fans
We’ve always said that you can’t truly judge an E3 press conference until you work it; the sheer number of news articles in the aftermath is the real test of how many games were on display. And let us tell you, Microsoft just sent us into overdrive in a way that not even some Sony briefings have: there were an insane...
Live Watch Third-Party Reveals at Microsoft Xbox's E3 2018 Press Conference
Cyberpunk 2077? Splinter Cell? Assassin's Creed?
Microsoft Xbox’s E3 press conferences always prove a worthy watch for PlayStation fans, as they’re often packed to the rafters with titles that will wind up on PS4 anyway. This year is expected to be no different, with Cyberpunk 2077, Splinter Cell, Assassin’s Creed Odyssey, and more all...
Guide What Time Is Bethesda's E3 2018 Press Conference?
And what to expect
Bethesda's back with another press conference, or showcase, at this year's E3. It may not be the biggest publisher of the bunch, but the company has been very consistent with its showings over the last several years. We can see Bethesda presenting yet another strong showing at E3 2018. Below, you'll find everything that you need...
Round Up What Did EA Announce at Its E3 2018 Press Conference?
A full recap of Electronic Arts' show
What did EA announce at its E3 2018 press conference, then? Well, despite having a rather lengthy running time, the latest EA Play 2018 event was surprisingly short on software reveals and showcases. ANTHEM was, as you’d expect, the biggest game on stage – but here’s the full roster of reveals that the...
Talking Point Did the EA Play 2018 Press Conference Hit the Right Notes?
This is the ANTHEM
Electronic Arts has just wrapped up its E3 2018 curtain raiser with its EA Play 2018 press conference, where it showed off new gameplay footage of ANTHEM and Battlefield V. But the real surprises were Unravel Two and Sea of Solitude. But what did you think of the publisher’s show this year? Did it improve on last year’s...
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E3 2018 starts now
The EA Play 2018 press conference marks the beginning of E3 2018 – and you can watch it live right here. Electronic Arts is expected to unveil more of ANTHEM during its briefing, and we’ll surely get some new snippets of Battlefield V to boot. Could there be any surprises on the cards, though? Some kind of Skate 4 reveal would...
Guide What Time Is EA's E3 2018 Press Conference?
And what to expect
Ah, good old Electronic Arts. Despite being one of the world's biggest video game publishers, EA can never seem to get its E3 press conferences right. For a few years now, the company has splintered from the Los Angeles event in order to host its own "we promise this has nothing to do with E3" showcases, but everyone still...
News Sony Still Hasn't Announced Its E3 2018 Press Conference
Leaving it late
We’re building up to Sony’s E3 2018 press conference with various features and articles, but we still don’t actually know whether the company’s going to hold one. Yes, it would be strange for the platform holder to skip its annual on-stage theatrics, but the reality is that it’s yet to confirm the date, time, or location of...
Live Watch Sony's CES 2018 Press Conference Right Here
TV! TV! DSLRs!
Sony kicks off another year crammed full of press conferences with its annual CES 2018 keynote – although expect more televisions and cameras than PlayStation 4s. CEO Kaz Hirai will be sure to touch upon the company’s booming gaming business, but don’t expect any major announcements coming out of Los Angeles. Sony's CES 2018...
Guide What Time Is Sony's CES 2018 Press Conference?
When to watch Sony's presentation at the Consumer Electronics Show
When and where can you watch Sony’s CES 2018 press conference? It’s not a question many will be pondering this week, but we daresay a few of you will be eager to know when the Japanese giant’s presentation is scheduled to get underway. Fortunately, we’re here to help...
Guide When and Where to Watch PSX 2017
Press conference, panel times, and predictions
This year’s PlayStation Experience is sounding like the biggest yet, with double the floor space and more games than ever before. But unless you’re actually heading out to the Anaheim convention, you could be forgiven for thinking the opposite: Sony’s confirmed that it won’t be holding a...
Round Up What Did Sony Announce During Its Paris Games Week 2017 Press Conference?
Every reveal and trailer from the French capital
Sony billed its Paris Games Week 2017 press conference as a big’un, and despite our conservative expectations, it delivered on its pledge. Of course, if you missed the show then we’ve compiled all of the trailers and news from the Japanese giant’s briefing below – and we’ll be keeping this...
Talking Point Did Sony PlayStation's Paris Games Week 2017 Press Conference Deliver?
Sony’s just closed the curtain on its Paris Games Week 2017 press conference, where it showed off impressive new footage of its big hitters, including The Last of Us: Part II, Spider-Man, and God of War. It also revealed PixelOpus' new title Concrete Genie, but perhaps the biggest surprise was Sucker Punch's new game:...
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Join us for live coverage from France
Sony’s stopping off in the French capital for Paris Games Week 2017 today, and it’s promising a press conference filled with updates and some new announcements. The platform holder’s said that “E3 2017 was only half the story”, insinuating that PGW 2017 will be its second act. The press conference will...