Everyone is preparing hard for E3 2018, which is about to take place in June at Los Angeles. The biggest gaming companies have prepared a feast for people at what is considered as the biggest gaming event of the world.
All the biggest names of the gaming world have scheduled press conferences, where they will no doubt talk about their launch plans. A few companies like Electronic Arts, Sony, Nintendo and Microsoft have confirmed the date and time of their respective events. Here’s a look at them.
Electronic Arts will be the first company to take the stage. It has scheduled its EA Play event at E3 2018 for June 9. EA will be followed by the likes of Bethesda and Microsoft, which will be holding its own events on Sunday. And from what the industry is expecting, Sony would be holding its event on Monday followed by Nintendo on Tuesday. There is also a PC Gaming Show schedule to take place this year.
While the official dates of the E3 event is from June 12-14, companies usually schedule their own events according to the times they think will be the most suitable for the company. It has also been confirmed that CD Projekt Red, the developers of The Witcher series and the upcoming Cyberpunk 2077 will be attending the event this year, though it has not given out a date for its event.
Here’s a look at the calendar for E3 2018:
Saturday, June 9
Electronic Arts — 11:30 PM IST
Sunday, June 10
Microsoft — 1:30 AM IST (Monday in India)
Bethesda — 7:00 AM IST (Monday in India)
Monday, June 11
Sony — evening (expected) (early morning Tuesday in India)
Tuesday, June 12
Nintendo — morning (expected) (late evening Tuesday in India)