The Leisure Software program Affiliation (ESA) had initially acknowledged that E3 2022’s in-person occasions wouldn’t be occurring and that they might be internet hosting a digital occasion as a substitute. Nevertheless, in response to the group, it seems that even the digital occasion would not be occurring.
In a press release supplied to GamesBeat, the ESA mentioned, “E3 will return in 2023 with a reinvigorated showcase that celebrates new and thrilling video video games and trade improvements. We beforehand introduced that E3 wouldn’t be held in particular person in 2022 because of the ongoing well being dangers surrounding COVID-19. As we speak, we announce that there can even be no digital E3 showcase in 2022.”
They added, “As a substitute, we’ll dedicate all our vitality and assets to delivering a revitalized bodily and digital E3 expertise subsequent summer time. Whether or not loved from the present flooring or your favourite gadgets, the 2023 showcase will deliver the group, media, and trade again collectively in an all-new format and interactive expertise. We look ahead to presenting E3 to followers around the globe stay from Los Angeles in 2023.”
It’s a little bit of a bummer that the digital occasion is not within the playing cards, however we count on that firms who’ve new video games to announce will nonetheless in all probability go forward and accomplish that by way of their very own channels, so players must hold an eye fixed out for that.