The Leisure Software program Affiliation has notified companions that E3 2021 shall be held June 15th to 17th, 2021, according to GamesIndustry.biz. The ESA canceled E3 2020 final month as a result of issues in regards to the COVID-19 outbreak however is reportedly engaged on a “reimagined” occasion for 2021.
There’s nonetheless no phrase on whether or not North America’s greatest annual gaming convention, held yearly since 1995, will return in another type in 2020. When it introduced the cancellation of this 12 months’s E3, the ESA stated “We’re additionally exploring choices with our members to coordinate an internet expertise to showcase business bulletins and information in June 2020.”
E3 has historically been one of many greatest weeks for brand new online game bulletins, however a number of large firms, together with Sony, had pulled out of the occasion previous to its official cancellation. Different gaming and tech occasions, together with SXSW, the Sport Builders Convention, Fb’s F8, Nvidia’s GPU Know-how Convention, Google I/O 2020 have been additionally canceled this 12 months amid the COVID-19 pandemic.