Sony shocked many fans yesterday when it confirmed that it will once again be skipping E3. 2020 is a big year for the company, housing the release of many notable exclusives and even the launch of PS5, so it’s a surprise that PlayStation is choosing not to attend. Following PlayStation’s announcement, other companies are now
Following the news that Sony PlayStation was once again not going to attend E3 this year, Head of Xbox Phil Spencer took to Twitter to talk a bit about just what Microsoft has planned for the event. In a new tweet, Spencer reaffirmed that even though Sony has again dropped out of E3, Xbox will
2020 should ultimately be a big year for Sony. Big exclusives like The Last of Us Part II and Ghost of Tsushima are coming out for PS4 this Summer and the PS5 is poised to launch in the fall. Despite this, Sony confirmed to GamesIndustry.biz that that would not be attending E3 this year. Sony
After shockingly opting to skip out on E3 in 2019, many have wondered whether or not Sony PlayStation would decide to return to the annual Los Angeles-based convention this year in 2020. While Sony hasn’t officially made clear its plans for the event just yet, according to some that might be in the know, a
For all of the months of build-up, here we are: the sober day after E3 2019 and in full-on conference withdrawal. However, with all of our staff traveling back, our votes tallied, and our awards distributed, it’s time that we showcase what was DualShockers’ top picks in Los Angeles for this year’s E3. And what
Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order debuted its gameplay first look at EA Play during E3, and with it we got around 15 minutes of the game in action. Throughout that time, we saw a variety of things that will please fans of the iconic franchise: Saw Gerrera from Star Wars Rogue One returns, we will
Nintendo dropped some major news bombs in their E3 Direct this year. We got Luigi’s Mansion 3 gameplay, dates for countless games, wild new Smash characters, and tons of other stuff. Somewhat lost in the shuffle was the announcement that the excellent Alien: Isolation is coming to the Nintendo Switch. Watch the announce trailer below.
With the last Super Mario Maker 2 Treehouse stream of E3, Nintendo delivered some fun multiplayer action and gave us new details about level building. The 24-minute demo is chock full of information. If you’re interested in watching the entire thing, you can do so below. The demo begins with a look at some of
Ninja Theory’s Rahni Tucker took to the stage at the E3 version of Inside Xbox to give a more in-depth look into the team’s upcoming Bleeding Edge. The 4v4 combat game looks wild in action and I can’t wait to get my hands on it. Give the gameplay demo a look below. In the interview,
Torchlight II released in 2012 to critical and commercial success. Developer Runic Games then took a long break from the franchise to create and release 2017’s Hob. However, the team is now working with port studio Panic Button to put the game out on Nintendo Switch, PS4, and Xbox One. Watch the announce trailer below.
The team at Infinity Ward took to Geoff Keighley’s E3 Coliseum stage to talk about Call of Duty: Modern Warfare. While there, the team dropped a few nuggets about all aspects of the game, but some of the biggest news came out of the multiplayer discussion. The team announced that co-op Spec-Ops is coming back
Super Mario Maker 2 has been getting a ton of play on the Nintendo Treehouse E3 livestreams. Today, the team streamed over 20 minutes of footage that gave a peek at the new tools that creators will have while building their greatest creations. Check it out below. This was a stream for people who were
It is now a tradition at every major trade show for our DualShockers Awards to include a Reader’s Choice Award, voted by you, to honor the favorite title among our readers. Of course, E3 is no exception, so it’s time to cast your vote! After all, it isn’t very fun if we do all the choosing on our
If there is one thing to look forward to in the gaming year, it’s certainly E3, and E3 2019 was (almost) no different). While this year’s E3 felt like a bit of a different show with the absence of major players like Sony, what was shown at E3 2019 was still worth getting excited about.
Outside of Banjo-Kazooie, Killer Instinct, and Conker’s Bad Fur Day, Battletoads may be one of the most famous classic original Rare IPs because of how crushingly difficult the NES original was. That being said, the series actually hasn’t received a new game since 1994’s Battletoads Arcade. It was a series primed for a major revival,
As the doors of E3 opened today, I bum-rushed my way to the Final Fantasy VII Remake booth. The line immediately grew long, but I was lucky enough to secure a demo ticket for later in the day. Once I got in line, I was a part of the second group able to play the game.
Journey to the Savage Planet is a new game from developer Typhoon Studios, which was founded by Far Cry 4 director Alex Hutchinson in 2018. The game is a first-person adventure game with a warped sense of humor. The team unveiled their first gameplay trailer at E3 and it looks like it could be a
E3 2019 has been full of well-made trailers. That said, I don’t know if anything I’ve seen so far is as immediately eye-catching as Genesis Noir. You explore a love triangle that lasts for eons and must find a way to save your love. It only requires you to stop the universe from expanding. No
When Marvel’s Avengers was first unveiled back in 2017, I immediately had high expectations. Coming off of the back of the announcement of Marvel’s Spider-Man in 2016, it seemed like Marvel was finally ready to take things in the realm of video games seriously. With a competent developer at the helm of the project in Crystal Dynamics,
Telling Lies is the latest project from Her Story developer Sam Barlow and publisher Annapurna Interactive. Like Her Story, the game uses both non-linear story-telling and full motion video to spin a captivating tale. Check out the E3 trailer below. Whereas Her Story only followed one character, Telling Lies lets you into the lives of
E3 2019 so far has been delivering surprise after surprise (even the ones that managed to leak early), and while many of the big conferences have shown their hand, we still have plenty of big announcements waiting from Square Enix. As one of the last conferences of E3 2019, Square Enix is set to kick
Unexplored 2: The Wayfarer’s Legacy takes the action rogue-like nature of the original and completely blows everything out from a content perspective. Developer Ludomotion’s first title took place entirely in a dungeon. However, with Unexplored 2 they’re giving players an entire continent to explore. Give the trailer a watch below. Unexplored 2 is a hardcore
With E3 officially kicking off in full force, we’ve seen everything so far from big announcements and surprises to Keanu Reeves, and now indie games will get their chance to shine with a conference coming from Limited Run Games who, as their name implies, specializes in bringing physical releases of beloved indie games to players
Someone let the GameStop social media intern out of his cage, he made a funny. Following yesterday’s trailer of the iconic couch co-op legend Battletoads, plenty of fun was to be had on the internet. Most notable of the celebration was GameStop leaning into a decade-old 4chan meme. To give a quick history of Battletoads and context to
It was the moment eager Cyberpunk 2077 fans had been waiting for at E3’s Xbox briefing and developers CD Project Red didn’t disappoint them when they finally announced a release date for the long-awaited title. If you were watching the event then you will, without a doubt, remember Keanu’s amazing surprise appearance on stage straight after
Coming after this weekend’s earlier conferences like EA and Microsoft, Sunday night was Bethesda’s chance to shine with plenty of new looks at upcoming titles, some surprises, and a couple updates to recent game releases. While obviously we were expecting some new looks at titles like Wolfenstein: Youngblood and DOOM Eternal — which are both coming later
Everyone’s favorite ninja will be surfing his way to Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and PC on July 11, 2019, in the previously announced DLC, The Messenger: Picnic Panic. During the Devolver Big Fancy Press Conference 2019 (which was absolutely wild, by the way), a trailer boasting some new gameplay from the expansion was revealed. You’ll
Originally revealed last year, the upcoming Gears Pop! condenses the intense action and thrills of the Gears series into a far cuter, mobile-sized package, and now it appears that you’ll soon get to experience it for yourself. During Microsoft’s E3 2019 press conference, a new trailer for Gears Pop! was shown to give a look at the charming
The Blair Witch franchise is invading video games this year. The new game from Bloober Team was revealed in a terrifying new trailer at the Xbox E3 Press Conference. The trailer was purely cinematic, but absolutely nailed the creepy, foreboding tone the series deals in. Check it out below. The game is set in 1996 and
Scavengers, the upcoming online survival game from Midwinter Entertainment, revealed a first look at the title’s gameplay at E3 Live today. The game was announced via a teaser at the 2018 version of The Game Awards and looks like an interesting take on the survival genre. Give that first trailer a look below. Josh Holmes,