E3 2019 is that this week, and because of publishers asserting their E3 conferences nicely forward of time, we’ve got a good concept of what to anticipate and when to anticipate it.
It’s a giant 12 months with next-gen within the wings. They will not launch till 2020 on the earliest, however we’ll actually hear about them – Xbox is about to showcase their subsequent console, and although Sony is not on the present this 12 months, already confirmed PS5 specs means third-party publishers are more likely to exhibit some video games.
This web page presents you with an entire E3 convention schedule in chronological order, in addition to some background studying so what to anticipate. But as at all times, anticipate just a few surprises.
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As for E3 stream hyperlinks, we’ll be populating the web page with hyperlinks as every press convention goes reside.
E3 2019 convention schedule at a look
Here’s when each E3 2019 convention is scheduled to go reside at a look from a UK perspective:
|E3 2019 schedule||Conference Date (UK)||UK time (BST)||EU time (CEST)||East Coast US time (EDT)||West Coast US time (PDT)|
|EA livestreams||Saturday, June 8||17:15||18:15||12:15||09:15|
|Microsoft convention||Sunday, June 9||21:00||22:00||16:00||13:00|
|Bethesda convention||Monday, June 10||01:30||02:30||20:30 (Sunday)||17:30 (Sunday)|
|PC Gaming Show convention||Monday, June 10||18:00||19:00||13:00||10:00|
|Ubisoft convention||Monday, June 10th||21:00||22:00||16:00||13:00|
|Square Enix convention||Tuesday, June 11||02:00||03:00||21:00 (Monday)||18:00 (Monday)|
|Nintendo convention||Tuesday, June 11||17:00||18:00||12:00||09:00|
EA E3 2019 convention occasions – Saturday, June 8
- UK: 5:15pm (BST)
- Europe: 6:15pm (CEST)
- East Coast US: 12:15pm (EDT)
- West Coast US: 9:15am (PDT)
So although technically EA is not doing a E3 press convention this 12 months, they are doing a block of reside streams on the Saturday with mysterious recreation updates and divulges – making it an E3 convention in all however title.
The excellent news is that they have revealed precisely when particular video games are being broadcast – so you’ll be able to tune out and in of no matter takes your curiosity.
The EA livestream schedule in full from a UK (BST) perspective:
- 5:15pm BST: Introduction
- 5:30pm BST: Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order
- 6:00pm BST: Apex Legends
- 6:30pm BST: Battlefield V
- 7:00pm BST: EA Sports FIFA
- 7:30pm BST: EA Sports Madden
- 8:00pm BST: The Sims 4
We already know slightly about among the above bulletins – Apex Legends will get a tease of its second season, whereas we already know a few of this 12 months’s FIFA enhancements.
Just do not anticipate something exterior of the above line-up – EA has already mentioned there will not be a Need for Speed displaying, for instance.
Microsoft E3 2019 convention occasions – Sunday, June 9
- UK: 9pm (BST)
- Europe: 10pm (CEST)
- East Coast US: 4pm (EDT)
- West Coast US: 1pm (PDT)
This is the massive one – chances are high we’ll see the primary glimpse of the following Xbox console.
Microsoft already confirmed a number of packing containers are within the works, so anticipate no matter they’re to be outlined. What video games will go together with the reveal is basically unknown – Gears 5 is the one one confirmed on the time of writing – although Xbox boss Phil Spencer has mentioned there are 14 Xbox Game Studios video games within the two hour present – lots to get via, then.
We can think about a few next-gen launch titles, and a few current Xbox One video games that can final us till it arrives. We reckon Halo Infinity is a protected guess both means.
Catch up with a few of Microsoft’s bulletins and information from E3 2018:
Bethesda E3 2019 convention occasions – Sunday, June 9
- UK: 1:30am (BST, Monday 10th)
- Europe: 2:30am (CEST, Monday 10th)
- East Coast US: 8:30pm (EDT, Sunday)
- West Coast US: 5:30pm (PDT, Sunday)
Starting an hour sooner than final 12 months – to the delicate reduction of everybody exterior of North America – Bethesda returns with one other press convention.
With Bethesda asserting each Elder Scrolls 6 and Starfield final 12 months, we’re unsure what they’re going to talk about. We may see the primary footage (and presumably a Elder Scrolls 6 location?) for these video games – particularly as next-gen consoles are formally a factor – whereas we anticipate to see extra of different confirmed video games akin to Doom Eternal and Wolfenstein Youngblood.
Catch up with a few of Bethesda’s bulletins and information from E3 2018:
PC Gaming Show E3 2019 convention occasions – Monday June 10
- UK: 6pm (BST)
- Europe: 7pm (CEST)
- East Coast US: 1pm (EDT)
- West Coast US: 10am (PDT)
Back for an additional 12 months, PC gaming will get a devoted showcase because of PC Gamer. The principal sponsor is Epic Games, with new content material and bulletins for the shop deliberate, so anticipate that to be a spotlight.
Other publishers might be there in fact – from the likes of Annapurna Interactive to Chucklefish and Raw Fury, all showcasing their very own wares. Rebellion, in the meantime, can also be displaying off Evil Genius 2 and a “main unannounced new title”, it has mentioned.
Catch up with a few of PC Gaming Show’s bulletins and information from E3 2018:
Ubisoft E3 2019 convention occasions – Monday June 10
- UK: 9pm (BST)
- Europe: 10pm (CEST)
- East Coast US: 4pm (EDT)
- West Coast US: 1pm (PDT)
Ubisoft returns with a convention at its acquainted time slot. We already know of a brand new bulletins, akin to London-set Watch Dogs and Rocket League-style multiplayer recreation Roller Champions, in addition to updates on reside video games Rainbow Six Siege, For Honor and The Division 2. Just do not anticipate any Beyond Good and Evil 2 this time round.
Whatever we expect is occurring, although, Ubisoft at all times has the capability to shock – and actually entertain. If you are going to watch one E3 convention based mostly on leisure worth alone, that is it.
Catch up with a few of Ubisoft’s bulletins and information from E3 2018:
Square Enix E3 2019 convention occasions – Tuesday June 11
- UK: 2am (BST)
- Europe: 3am (CEST)
- East Coast US: 9pm (EDT, Monday)
- West Coast US: 6pm (PDT, Monday)
Square Enix is having one other crack of the whip after a fairly underwhelming try at an E3 reside stream final 12 months, though this time there’s hope for just a few thrilling moments.
The long-awaited Avengers recreation goes to have a full reveal, there’s one thing named Outriders being teased, whereas the Final Fantasy 7 remake is getting extra information in “June” – certainly pinning it all the way down to this present. A second FF7 replace in a matter of months? You spoil us, Square!
It’s already sizing as much as be higher than final 12 months’s present, even when it did give us The Quiet Man.
Catch up with a few of Square Enix’s bulletins and information from E3 2018:
Nintendo E3 2019 convention occasions – Tuesday June 11
- UK: 5pm (BST)
- Europe: 6pm (CEST)
- East Coast US: 12pm (EDT)
- West Coast US: 9am (PDT)
There’s one other Nintendo Direct at E3 2019, unsurprisingly, and it should give attention to upcoming Switch video games. Animal Crossing for Switch looks like the obvious and thrilling guess, plus hopefully a more in-depth take a look at the lovable Link’s Awakening remake and Luigi’s Mansion 3. Chances are the following Smash Bros Ultimate DLC character might be revealed, too.
Though Pokmon Sword and Pokmon Shield will probably be playable on the present, a devoted Nintendo Direct within the week means we can’t hear from it from Nintendo’s convention.
The ultimate query mark is new Switch hardware – we all know there are two new fashions on the best way, however will Nintendo announce them on the present? We’ll have to attend and see.
Catch up with a few of Nintendo’s bulletins and information from E3 2018:
What about Sony? Plus, all different confirmed E3 2019 video games and publishers
If you have adopted E3 conferences from the previous, you will discover one massive writer lacking from the line-up – Sony.
Sony was the primary to announce its E3 plans – or extra precisely, its lack of them.
Not solely Sony won’t “activate or maintain a press convention”, however it will not be on the present ground both. This means no extra PS5 particulars from the present. Of course, that is to not say Sony will not do one thing within the days main as much as or round E3, if solely to remind everybody they’ve a brand new console coming too – simply do not anticipate any presence from them on the present itself this 12 months.
What about different publishers and video games? Here’s the rumours and confirmed E3 2019 video games we learn about to date:
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