E3 2021 | "Virtually" Indestructible
Moonface Offline
#1
One day I'll make my new sig and avy...
Administrators
Posts:
Threads:
Joined:
Jun 2018
Currently Playing
Binding of Isaac (PC)
Favourite Platform(s)
PlayStation | Nintendo | PC
XP: 8,231
Crash Bandicoot LittleBigPlanet Spyro The Dragon 
After last years disaster of Summer Games Fest, the ESA is taking back the stage for gaming this summer with E3 2021, taking place from June 12 - 15. So far the following companies have been confirmed to be attending the event:
  • Nintendo
  • Xbox
  • Ubisoft
  • Take-Two Interactive
  • Capcom
  • Konami
  • Warner Bros.
  • Koch Media
Ubisoft have the only confirmed presentation date and time so far, which will be on June 12, 2021 at 12 p.m. PDT.


Given how bad it was last year without E3, I'm glad it's back this year. If nothing else, E3 helps to round up the cattle and gives some much needed structure to all the big announcements and shows all the companies try to do during the summer. Hopefully there's a lot of good stuff this year too since no one will be caught off guard and having to adapt with Covid like they were last year.
[Image: tumblr_picdhxmZg01r1fejho5_540.gif]
IN THE SUN, SLEEPING LIKE A BUM.

I, the Philosophical Sponge of Marbles, send you on a quest for the Golden Chewing Gum of the Whoop-A-Ding-Dong Desert under the sea!
#1
Moonface Offline
One day I'll make my new sig and avy...
Posts:
Threads:
Joined:
Jun 2018
Currently Playing
Binding of Isaac (PC)
Favourite Platform(s)
PlayStation | Nintendo | PC
Crash Bandicoot LittleBigPlanet Spyro The Dragon 
XP: 8,231
After last years disaster of Summer Games Fest, the ESA is taking back the stage for gaming this summer with E3 2021, taking place from June 12 - 15. So far the following companies have been confirmed to be attending the event:
  • Nintendo
  • Xbox
  • Ubisoft
  • Take-Two Interactive
  • Capcom
  • Konami
  • Warner Bros.
  • Koch Media
Ubisoft have the only confirmed presentation date and time so far, which will be on June 12, 2021 at 12 p.m. PDT.


Given how bad it was last year without E3, I'm glad it's back this year. If nothing else, E3 helps to round up the cattle and gives some much needed structure to all the big announcements and shows all the companies try to do during the summer. Hopefully there's a lot of good stuff this year too since no one will be caught off guard and having to adapt with Covid like they were last year.
Quote
Dragon Lord Offline
#2
LV.99 Weeb
******
Posts:
Threads:
Joined:
Jun 2018
Currently Playing
Genshin Impact | Neptunia ReVerse | Void Terrarium | Disgaea 3: Absence of Detention | Arknights | Azur Lane | Touhou: Lost Word
Favourite Platform(s)
PS3, PS4, Vita
XP: 1,685
Hastune Miku (Shiny) Hastune Miku (Shiny) Hastune Miku (Shiny) 
I expect absolutely nothing from this, because like always, all of the reveals will be leaked a week prior to the event and watching the event will just be a pointless waste of time. Just like any other year with E3.
2021 Platinum Goal: 10/50
Latest Platinum: Demon's Souls [PS5]
[Image: DragonLord1389.png]
[Image: DragonLord1389.png]
#2
Dragon Lord Offline
LV.99 Weeb
Posts:
Threads:
Joined:
Jun 2018
Currently Playing
Genshin Impact | Neptunia ReVerse | Void Terrarium | Disgaea 3: Absence of Detention | Arknights | Azur Lane | Touhou: Lost Word
Favourite Platform(s)
PS3, PS4, Vita
Hastune Miku (Shiny) Hastune Miku (Shiny) Hastune Miku (Shiny) 
XP: 1,685
I expect absolutely nothing from this, because like always, all of the reveals will be leaked a week prior to the event and watching the event will just be a pointless waste of time. Just like any other year with E3.
Quote
Maniakkid25 Online
#3
Part-time ranter, full-time cricket
*****
Posts:
Threads:
Joined:
Jun 2018
Currently Playing
Lots of different things
Favourite Platform(s)
What answer makes me a hipster?
XP: 2,402
Final Fantasy Halo Summer Meltdown (Shiny) 
As usual, I will be uninterested until something big slaps me in the face that makes my jaw drop to the floor, especially since Devolver Digital will not be making a return this year. And who the hell is Koch Media?! *googles, related link is Deep Silver* OOOOOOOOOH, okay. Also holds the rights to Saints Row...there's actually a bunch of stuff they have, so, that's neat, I guess.
#3
Maniakkid25 Online
Part-time ranter, full-time cricket
Posts:
Threads:
Joined:
Jun 2018
Currently Playing
Lots of different things
Favourite Platform(s)
What answer makes me a hipster?
Final Fantasy Halo Summer Meltdown (Shiny) 
XP: 2,402
As usual, I will be uninterested until something big slaps me in the face that makes my jaw drop to the floor, especially since Devolver Digital will not be making a return this year. And who the hell is Koch Media?! *googles, related link is Deep Silver* OOOOOOOOOH, okay. Also holds the rights to Saints Row...there's actually a bunch of stuff they have, so, that's neat, I guess.
Quote
Moonface Offline
#4
One day I'll make my new sig and avy...
Administrators
Posts:
Threads:
Joined:
Jun 2018
Currently Playing
Binding of Isaac (PC)
Favourite Platform(s)
PlayStation | Nintendo | PC
XP: 8,231
Crash Bandicoot LittleBigPlanet Spyro The Dragon 
I wonder what Konami would even show, considering they haven't really been doing a lot in video-games for a couple of years now. I guess the most they could do that would be worth any attention would be bringing back Silent Hill, but the only way that would be received well is if they just license out the IP; otherwise, it would be pretty shit of them to cancel Silent Hills and then pump out their own Silent Hill later due to continuing chatter about Hills.
[Image: tumblr_picdhxmZg01r1fejho5_540.gif]
IN THE SUN, SLEEPING LIKE A BUM.

I, the Philosophical Sponge of Marbles, send you on a quest for the Golden Chewing Gum of the Whoop-A-Ding-Dong Desert under the sea!
#4
Moonface Offline
One day I'll make my new sig and avy...
Posts:
Threads:
Joined:
Jun 2018
Currently Playing
Binding of Isaac (PC)
Favourite Platform(s)
PlayStation | Nintendo | PC
Crash Bandicoot LittleBigPlanet Spyro The Dragon 
XP: 8,231
I wonder what Konami would even show, considering they haven't really been doing a lot in video-games for a couple of years now. I guess the most they could do that would be worth any attention would be bringing back Silent Hill, but the only way that would be received well is if they just license out the IP; otherwise, it would be pretty shit of them to cancel Silent Hills and then pump out their own Silent Hill later due to continuing chatter about Hills.
Quote
Mr EliteL Offline
#5
Administrator
Administrators
Posts:
Threads:
Joined:
Jun 2018
Currently Playing
Genshin Impact | SSBU
Favourite Platform(s)
DS/3DS/PS3/PS4
XP: 6,943
Summer Meltdown Fire Emblem (Shiny) Uncharted 
Kind of glad E3's back knowing there's a bunch of news to look out for around about the same time frame, instead of random like last year, but in a way not because of potential leaks before the conferences are shown like DL said. Mainly interested in what Nintendo will have to show, maybe Ultimate's DLC pack 10. Might check out Capcom and Xbox, wait Warner Bros?
[Image: Hazama-sig.png]
#5
Mr EliteL Offline
Administrator
Posts:
Threads:
Joined:
Jun 2018
Currently Playing
Genshin Impact | SSBU
Favourite Platform(s)
DS/3DS/PS3/PS4
Summer Meltdown Fire Emblem (Shiny) Uncharted 
XP: 6,943
Kind of glad E3's back knowing there's a bunch of news to look out for around about the same time frame, instead of random like last year, but in a way not because of potential leaks before the conferences are shown like DL said. Mainly interested in what Nintendo will have to show, maybe Ultimate's DLC pack 10. Might check out Capcom and Xbox, wait Warner Bros?
Quote
Moonface Offline
#6
One day I'll make my new sig and avy...
Administrators
Posts:
Threads:
Joined:
Jun 2018
Currently Playing
Binding of Isaac (PC)
Favourite Platform(s)
PlayStation | Nintendo | PC
XP: 8,231
Crash Bandicoot LittleBigPlanet Spyro The Dragon 
(Apr 29th, 2021, 10:59 AM)Mr EliteL Wrote:
Might check out Capcom and Xbox, wait Warner Bros?
Warner Bros will probably show off Hogwarts Legacy, Back 4 Blood, Gotham Knights, and Suicide Squad: Kill The Justice League, as those are all games slated to be out within the next year or two. Might have some new stuff too but they have a few things to showcase. Not enough to do a presentation though unless it's like half an hour.
[Image: tumblr_picdhxmZg01r1fejho5_540.gif]
IN THE SUN, SLEEPING LIKE A BUM.

I, the Philosophical Sponge of Marbles, send you on a quest for the Golden Chewing Gum of the Whoop-A-Ding-Dong Desert under the sea!
#6
Moonface Offline
One day I'll make my new sig and avy...
Posts:
Threads:
Joined:
Jun 2018
Currently Playing
Binding of Isaac (PC)
Favourite Platform(s)
PlayStation | Nintendo | PC
Crash Bandicoot LittleBigPlanet Spyro The Dragon 
XP: 8,231
(Apr 29th, 2021, 10:59 AM)Mr EliteL Wrote:
Might check out Capcom and Xbox, wait Warner Bros?
Warner Bros will probably show off Hogwarts Legacy, Back 4 Blood, Gotham Knights, and Suicide Squad: Kill The Justice League, as those are all games slated to be out within the next year or two. Might have some new stuff too but they have a few things to showcase. Not enough to do a presentation though unless it's like half an hour.
Quote
ShiraNoMai Offline
#7
Beeg Sadge
Moderators
Posts:
Threads:
Joined:
Jun 2018
Currently Playing
Halo: Combat Evolved (Anniversary) | Pokémon Crystal
Favourite Platform(s)
SNES | PS2 | Switch
XP: 6,602
Rayman (Shiny) Super Mario Bros. (Shiny) Pokémon (Shiny) 
Well, just because a company is showing up to E3 doesn't necessarily mean they'll have a conference and whatnot to go along with it. They really just show up to show potential investors they're still worth investing in by hopefully showing off either existing or in progress products. I expect things like Koch and Warner Bros to be flexing IPs and existing products more than anything.
[Image: 40lI5nT.png]
#7
ShiraNoMai Offline
Beeg Sadge
Posts:
Threads:
Joined:
Jun 2018
Currently Playing
Halo: Combat Evolved (Anniversary) | Pokémon Crystal
Favourite Platform(s)
SNES | PS2 | Switch
Rayman (Shiny) Super Mario Bros. (Shiny) Pokémon (Shiny) 
XP: 6,602
Well, just because a company is showing up to E3 doesn't necessarily mean they'll have a conference and whatnot to go along with it. They really just show up to show potential investors they're still worth investing in by hopefully showing off either existing or in progress products. I expect things like Koch and Warner Bros to be flexing IPs and existing products more than anything.
Quote
Dragon Lord Offline
#8
LV.99 Weeb
******
Posts:
Threads:
Joined:
Jun 2018
Currently Playing
Genshin Impact | Neptunia ReVerse | Void Terrarium | Disgaea 3: Absence of Detention | Arknights | Azur Lane | Touhou: Lost Word
Favourite Platform(s)
PS3, PS4, Vita
XP: 1,685
Hastune Miku (Shiny) Hastune Miku (Shiny) Hastune Miku (Shiny) 
So a leak has come up, and what it's about is pretty damn interesting. I'll put it in a spoiler so anyone who doesn't want to read about it won't have to see it.

2021 Platinum Goal: 10/50
Latest Platinum: Demon's Souls [PS5]
[Image: DragonLord1389.png]
[Image: DragonLord1389.png]
#8
Dragon Lord Offline
LV.99 Weeb
Posts:
Threads:
Joined:
Jun 2018
Currently Playing
Genshin Impact | Neptunia ReVerse | Void Terrarium | Disgaea 3: Absence of Detention | Arknights | Azur Lane | Touhou: Lost Word
Favourite Platform(s)
PS3, PS4, Vita
Hastune Miku (Shiny) Hastune Miku (Shiny) Hastune Miku (Shiny) 
XP: 1,685
So a leak has come up, and what it's about is pretty damn interesting. I'll put it in a spoiler so anyone who doesn't want to read about it won't have to see it.

Quote
Moonface Offline
#9
One day I'll make my new sig and avy...
Administrators
Posts:
Threads:
Joined:
Jun 2018
Currently Playing
Binding of Isaac (PC)
Favourite Platform(s)
PlayStation | Nintendo | PC
XP: 8,231
Crash Bandicoot LittleBigPlanet Spyro The Dragon 
@Dragon Lord

[Image: tumblr_picdhxmZg01r1fejho5_540.gif]
IN THE SUN, SLEEPING LIKE A BUM.

I, the Philosophical Sponge of Marbles, send you on a quest for the Golden Chewing Gum of the Whoop-A-Ding-Dong Desert under the sea!
#9
Moonface Offline
One day I'll make my new sig and avy...
Posts:
Threads:
Joined:
Jun 2018
Currently Playing
Binding of Isaac (PC)
Favourite Platform(s)
PlayStation | Nintendo | PC
Crash Bandicoot LittleBigPlanet Spyro The Dragon 
XP: 8,231
@Dragon Lord

Quote
ShiraNoMai Offline
#10
Beeg Sadge
Moderators
Posts:
Threads:
Joined:
Jun 2018
Currently Playing
Halo: Combat Evolved (Anniversary) | Pokémon Crystal
Favourite Platform(s)
SNES | PS2 | Switch
XP: 6,602
Rayman (Shiny) Super Mario Bros. (Shiny) Pokémon (Shiny) 
I heard about this news about a week or two ago, I expect this to move forward from a leak to actual news come E3. Square is expected to be there so it won't surprise me to see it get addressed there. Smile
[Image: 40lI5nT.png]
#10
ShiraNoMai Offline
Beeg Sadge
Posts:
Threads:
Joined:
Jun 2018
Currently Playing
Halo: Combat Evolved (Anniversary) | Pokémon Crystal
Favourite Platform(s)
SNES | PS2 | Switch
Rayman (Shiny) Super Mario Bros. (Shiny) Pokémon (Shiny) 
XP: 6,602
I heard about this news about a week or two ago, I expect this to move forward from a leak to actual news come E3. Square is expected to be there so it won't surprise me to see it get addressed there. Smile
Quote
Moonface Offline
#11
One day I'll make my new sig and avy...
Administrators
Posts:
Threads:
Joined:
Jun 2018
Currently Playing
Binding of Isaac (PC)
Favourite Platform(s)
PlayStation | Nintendo | PC
XP: 8,231
Crash Bandicoot LittleBigPlanet Spyro The Dragon 
Anyone think Nintendo might finally fulfill the prophecy of a Switch Pro at E3? Apparently the going rumour right now is they're doing it Thursday with an announcement for that Direct being tomorrow, but I also saw that same song and dance last month and despite everyone acting so sure, nothing happened. If beforehand, I hope it's to give a big spotlight to a lot of games at E3 and even let third parties show off the extra power it has.

It'd be nice if there's two versions where one has the dock and another that is purely a home console for a TV with the latter being cheaper due to requiring less stuff, but I doubt it'll happen, and even if it did it's going to be even harder for Nintendo to produce them given the ongoing semiconductor shortage that might not end soon.
[Image: tumblr_picdhxmZg01r1fejho5_540.gif]
IN THE SUN, SLEEPING LIKE A BUM.

I, the Philosophical Sponge of Marbles, send you on a quest for the Golden Chewing Gum of the Whoop-A-Ding-Dong Desert under the sea!
#11
Moonface Offline
One day I'll make my new sig and avy...
Posts:
Threads:
Joined:
Jun 2018
Currently Playing
Binding of Isaac (PC)
Favourite Platform(s)
PlayStation | Nintendo | PC
Crash Bandicoot LittleBigPlanet Spyro The Dragon 
XP: 8,231
Anyone think Nintendo might finally fulfill the prophecy of a Switch Pro at E3? Apparently the going rumour right now is they're doing it Thursday with an announcement for that Direct being tomorrow, but I also saw that same song and dance last month and despite everyone acting so sure, nothing happened. If beforehand, I hope it's to give a big spotlight to a lot of games at E3 and even let third parties show off the extra power it has.

It'd be nice if there's two versions where one has the dock and another that is purely a home console for a TV with the latter being cheaper due to requiring less stuff, but I doubt it'll happen, and even if it did it's going to be even harder for Nintendo to produce them given the ongoing semiconductor shortage that might not end soon.
Quote
Karo Offline
#12
I like flashy things
******
Posts:
Threads:
Joined:
Jun 2018
Currently Playing
Dead By Daylight
Favourite Platform(s)
PC/Switch
XP: 2,815
Summer Meltdown (Shiny) Silent Hill Hastune Miku (Shiny) 
I feel like they probably would as this isn't Nintendo first time releasing upgraded versions of consoles, but assuming every game works fine on the normal version I don't really see myself upgrading unless my switch dies.
[Image: 30-humptypunch3.gif]
#12
Karo Offline
I like flashy things
Posts:
Threads:
Joined:
Jun 2018
Currently Playing
Dead By Daylight
Favourite Platform(s)
PC/Switch
Summer Meltdown (Shiny) Silent Hill Hastune Miku (Shiny) 
XP: 2,815
I feel like they probably would as this isn't Nintendo first time releasing upgraded versions of consoles, but assuming every game works fine on the normal version I don't really see myself upgrading unless my switch dies.
Quote
Moonface Offline
#13
One day I'll make my new sig and avy...
Administrators
Posts:
Threads:
Joined:
Jun 2018
Currently Playing
Binding of Isaac (PC)
Favourite Platform(s)
PlayStation | Nintendo | PC
XP: 8,231
Crash Bandicoot LittleBigPlanet Spyro The Dragon 
Well Nintendo did make a Direct announcement today, but it's for their E3 conference:
[Image: tumblr_picdhxmZg01r1fejho5_540.gif]
IN THE SUN, SLEEPING LIKE A BUM.

I, the Philosophical Sponge of Marbles, send you on a quest for the Golden Chewing Gum of the Whoop-A-Ding-Dong Desert under the sea!
#13
Moonface Offline
One day I'll make my new sig and avy...
Posts:
Threads:
Joined:
Jun 2018
Currently Playing
Binding of Isaac (PC)
Favourite Platform(s)
PlayStation | Nintendo | PC
Crash Bandicoot LittleBigPlanet Spyro The Dragon 
XP: 8,231
Well Nintendo did make a Direct announcement today, but it's for their E3 conference:
Quote
Karo Offline
#14
I like flashy things
******
Posts:
Threads:
Joined:
Jun 2018
Currently Playing
Dead By Daylight
Favourite Platform(s)
PC/Switch
XP: 2,815
Summer Meltdown (Shiny) Silent Hill Hastune Miku (Shiny) 
All I want from this is the info for when SMT V is going to release and then my E3 will be made.

Then I will preorder it and wait patiently....
[Image: 30-humptypunch3.gif]
#14
Karo Offline
I like flashy things
Posts:
Threads:
Joined:
Jun 2018
Currently Playing
Dead By Daylight
Favourite Platform(s)
PC/Switch
Summer Meltdown (Shiny) Silent Hill Hastune Miku (Shiny) 
XP: 2,815
All I want from this is the info for when SMT V is going to release and then my E3 will be made.

Then I will preorder it and wait patiently....
Quote
Moonface Offline
#15
One day I'll make my new sig and avy...
Administrators
Posts:
Threads:
Joined:
Jun 2018
Currently Playing
Binding of Isaac (PC)
Favourite Platform(s)
PlayStation | Nintendo | PC
XP: 8,231
Crash Bandicoot LittleBigPlanet Spyro The Dragon 
(Jun 2nd, 2021, 06:43 PM)Karo Wrote:
All I want from this is the info for when SMT V is going to release and then my E3 will be made.

Then I will preorder it and wait patiently....
Apparently it's due for a 2021 release, so if that remains the case then there should be a release date at E3 or at least a notable update, since the Direct is focused on 2021 releases.

I just want to see an update for BotW2, which I expect will happen because of the cock tease they did back for the Skyward Sword announcement.

I'm just trying to think of what stuff they have that could be shown in the Treehouse afterwards, since I can't think of a lot of games (especially first party) that could fill that time slot up. Hmm
[Image: tumblr_picdhxmZg01r1fejho5_540.gif]
IN THE SUN, SLEEPING LIKE A BUM.

I, the Philosophical Sponge of Marbles, send you on a quest for the Golden Chewing Gum of the Whoop-A-Ding-Dong Desert under the sea!
#15
Moonface Offline
One day I'll make my new sig and avy...
Posts:
Threads:
Joined:
Jun 2018
Currently Playing
Binding of Isaac (PC)
Favourite Platform(s)
PlayStation | Nintendo | PC
Crash Bandicoot LittleBigPlanet Spyro The Dragon 
XP: 8,231
(Jun 2nd, 2021, 06:43 PM)Karo Wrote:
All I want from this is the info for when SMT V is going to release and then my E3 will be made.

Then I will preorder it and wait patiently....
Apparently it's due for a 2021 release, so if that remains the case then there should be a release date at E3 or at least a notable update, since the Direct is focused on 2021 releases.

I just want to see an update for BotW2, which I expect will happen because of the cock tease they did back for the Skyward Sword announcement.

I'm just trying to think of what stuff they have that could be shown in the Treehouse afterwards, since I can't think of a lot of games (especially first party) that could fill that time slot up. Hmm
Quote


Possibly Related Threads…
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  Nintendo Direct - September 23, 2021 Moonface 9 24 Oct 6th, 2021, 09:29 PM
Last Post: Moonface
  PlayStation Showcase 2021 Moonface 11 229 Sep 19th, 2021, 10:29 AM
Last Post: Mr EliteL
  Summer Game Fest 2021 Summary Moonface 10 653 Jun 17th, 2021, 03:37 PM
Last Post: Moonface
  Nintendo @ E3 2021 Mr EliteL 5 391 Jun 16th, 2021, 01:57 AM
Last Post: Moonface
  Xbox & Bethesda @ E3 2021 Moonface 5 399 Jun 13th, 2021, 10:16 PM
Last Post: ShiraNoMai

Forum Jump:


Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)