Electronic Arts won’t hold an E3 conference this year. The publisher said in a press release today that it will again hold EA Play in Los Angeles during the weekend before E3, but that the focus of the event will be livestreams and hands-on for players. No more soccer memes and disappointing mobile reveals, sadly.
In a crass act of surprise, Sony has announced that they will not be present at next year’s E3 show. There will be no Sony press conference, nor any booth available at arguably the largest gaming expo of the year.Sony Interactive Entertainment CEO Shawn Layden
Yesterday, news were coming thick and fast after an article by Variety was posted, which first explained the decision by Sony to skip E3 2019 altogether. Readers were naturally confused as to how such an unexpected shift can be explained. The confusion and frantic online talk was only escalated further after Variety took down their article. Was this an incorrect news? Or did the site publish it too [...]