Why was E3 Cancelled?

Why was E3 Cancelled?

E3 2020 would be canceled due to COVID, and in 2021 it was an online-only showcase of new games and interviews.

Is E3 Cancelled for good?

It’s official, E3 digital is official cancelled for 2022.

Will there be E3 2022?

But in 2022, for the second time in three years, E3 has been called off entirely, with Summer Game Fest by former E3 host Geoff Keighley and a smattering of publisher-specific digital events taking its place.

Why was E3 canceled 2022?

According to the ESA, it decided to cancel E3 2022 “to focus its resources and use this time to shape our plans and deliver an all-new experience that delights fans, who have the highest expectations for the premier event in video games.”

Will E3 ever happen again?

Between the COVID-19 pandemic and some other factors, E3 has had a rocky few years and it isn’t going ahead in 2022. However, the group behind the expo, the Entertainment Software Association, plans to bring E3 back in 2023 with both in-person and digital components.

What will replace E3?

While there won’t be an E3 this year, Geoff Keighley was quick to announce that he will be hosting Summer Game Fest in June, seemingly as a direct replacement to E3. This event will include an initial show with new game announcements and other news.

Where is E3 2023?

During the last day of the event in 2019, it was confirmed that E3 would be held at the LACC for at least another year, with the 2020 edition. The ESA affirmed they have renegotiated use of the LACC through 2023, but retain the rights to break that contract if desired.

How long is Summer Game Fest 2022?

two hours
Summer Game Fest 2022 begins today, June 9, 2022, at 2 p.m. EST / 11 a.m. PDT / 7 p.m. GMT / 4 a.m. AEST. The livestream will approximately be two hours long. It joins a series of video game events slated for this summer, providing the latest news and announcements on upcoming titles.

What will be announced at E3 2022?

E3 2022 cancelled by the ESA Rather than a third attempt at a digital-only gaming show, organisers ESA has confirmed that E3 2022 will not take place this June as expected. In a statement provided to IGN, the organisers explain that all energy is being put into a bigger and better E3 2023.

How old do you have to be to go to E3?

Age Restriction No one under the age of 17 is permitted to enter official E3 venues and events.