E3 | Electronic Entertainment Expo 2017
This page contains news and updates for the E3 2017 (Electronic Entertainment Expo 2017) annual video game trade fair scheduled on June 13-15, 2017. The show is set to feature various upcoming game titles for current-generation game consoles and PCs, including the Playstation 4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch.
E3 2017 Event Details
|Date||June 14 – June 16, 201|
|Venue||Los Angeles Convention Center, Los Angeles, CA|
E3 2017 Company Press Conferences
Among the most anticipated of events in E3 are the game company press conferences where various game publishers and hardware manufacturers will address questions from various game media representatives. The first day of press conferences is set to begin on June 10, to be opened by Electronic Arts (EA) at the Hollywood Paladium. The last session will be handled by Nintendo on June 13.
Among the topics to be discussed by each company are their upcoming game titles and products, which are listed in the Product Coverage section.
|Event||Electronic Arts: Live @ EA Play|
|Date / Time||June 10 – 12 p.m. PDT / 3 p.m. EDT / 8 p.m. BST|
|Venue||Hollywood Paladium, CA|
|Product Coverage||Madden NFL 18
NBA Live 18
Star Wars Battlefront 2
New for Speed
|Event||Microsoft: Xbox E3 2017 Briefing|
|Date / Time||June 11 – 2 p.m. PDT / 5 p.m. EDT / 10 p.m. BST|
|Venue||Galen Center, CA|
Forza Motorsport 7
|Event||Zenimax Media: Bethesda E3 Showcase|
|Date / Time||June 11 – 9 p.m. PDT / 12 a.m. EDT, June 12 / 5 a.m. BST|
|Venue||Los Angeles Center Studios, CA|
|Product Coverage||The Elder Scrolls
|Event||Computer Games: PC Gaming Show|
|Date / Time||June 12 – 10 a.m. PDT / 1 p.m. EDT / 6 p.m. BST|
|Venue||The Theatre at Ace Hotel, CA|
|Product Coverage||Games from:
|Date / Time||June 12 – 1 p.m. PDT / 4 p.m. EDT / 9 p.m. BST|
|Venue||Orpheum Theatre, CA|
|Product Coverage||Far Cry 5
South Park: The Fractured But Whole
Assassin’s Creed Origins
Sony Interactive Entertainment
|Event||Sony: Playstation E3 Media Showcase|
|Date / Time||June 12 – 6 p.m. PDT / 9 p.m. EDT / 2 a.m. BST|
|Venue||Shrine Auditorium, CA|
|Product Coverage||God of War
The Last of Us Part 2
|Event||Nintendo: Nintendo Spotlight|
|Date / Time||June 13 – 9 a.m. PDT / 12 p.m. EDT / 5 p.m. BST|
|Product Coverage||Super Mario Odyssey|
ESA and E3 have collaborated with producer Geoff Keighley (The Game Awards) to bring video games fans from around the world the E3 Coliseum. The sub-event will take the audience to the main stage to enjoy their favorite games and interact with their developers.
The E3 Coliseum lets video game fans, developers and special guests celebrate and enjoy video games in a special event. From the E3 website, trade fair attendees will experience:
Insightful Conversations and Panels
- The most influential names in gaming take the stage for once-in-a-lifetime conversations with special guests from the world of entertainment.
First Looks at Upcoming Games
- The world’s top developers enter the Coliseum to show fans exclusive new peeks at the biggest games of E3 and answer questions.
Influencers Live On Stage
- The biggest digital influencers join us to interact with their fans and the games industry.
Video Game Culture Brought To Life
- Expect the unexpected with one-time-only demonstrations, performances and special guests that highlight gaming’s preeminent role in entertainment.
E3 2017 Overview
E3 2017 (Electronic Entertainment Expo 2017) is the biggest annual trade fair event in the video game industry today. Presented by the Entertainment Software Association (ESA), the show brings together the leading game publishers and accessory manufacturers to introduce and promote their upcoming games and hardware. Starting out as an industry-only event, only individuals with professional connection to the game-industry were allowed to attend (as required by ESA).
Now, E3 attracts people from all around the world. Many well-known game publishers such as Microsoft, Sony, Activision, Ubisoft and Nintendo take to the stage and present upcoming game titles in development. There is much excitement and anticipation, especially from fans of certain game franchises on video game trailers, demos and release dates of certain game franchises.