Articles tagged e3

25 Jun 2015 // 8:00 AM

Pleasant Surprises at E3

Some might think it sad that seeing video game companies actually focus on video games is a surprise, but right now I’m too shocked and happy to be cynical.

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18 Jun 2015 // 9:42 AM

Some E3 Optimism

Danger Zone played Sahlin off the stage as a man in a zombie costume danced around on stage. But for a moment at least, I was more optimistic about E3 than ever.

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Ready to Play ‘Guitar Hero’ and ‘Rock Band’ Again? Game Makers Hope So

The two games, Guitar Hero Live and Rock Band 4, are hoping to make some noise at this year’s Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3).

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3 Jun 2015 // 10:00 AM

This Year E3 Will Admit Thousands of Fans

While E3 has traditionally been an industry event that doesn’t officially allow consumers onto its game-packed floors, this year the show is allowing 4,000 to 5,000 of some of gaming’s biggest fans into the Los Angeles Convention Center halls to wander as invited guests.

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E3 2013: Exhilarating Electronic Entertainment Expo

While usually being a bustling and entertaining experience, E3 hasn’t really felt a much needed air of excitement for a while, but things have finally changed.

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E3 2013 Press Conferences: This is Just the Beginning

The first day of E3 was reserved for an all-day marathon of press conferences, with Microsoft, Sony, EA and Ubisoft all showing off their latest wares in a glitzy spectacle.

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‘Natural Selection’ Evolved

In 2002, Charlie Cleveland created Natural Selection, a Half-Life mod that combined the first-person shooter genre with a top-down real-time strategy game. Its sequel ventures into a market that has changed a great deal since its predecessor first built a group of core players.

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Electronic Entertainment Expo: 7 - 9 June 2011 - Los Angeles

E3 provides the first-look at upcoming products from tech giants Sony and Nintendo, along with giving the video game industry a hands on time with the most anticipated upcoming titles.

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Moving Pixels Podcast: Reflections on E3 2011

From the WiiU and Vita to the new Lara Croft, the Moving Pixels podcast looks at E3 2011.

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15 Jun 2011 // 12:00 PM

The big games, big gadgets, big surprises of E3

The promise of uncompromising gaming on the go, a sexy new console from the makers of the Wii and a robust lineup of must-have, must-play

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Electronic Empire Expo: The First World Problem of E3

There is a far larger system of class bias at work with games, namely the one that has to be engaged in just to facilitate the existence of this article.

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Moving Pixels Podcast: Talking With Video Game Costume Designer, Holly Conrad

Holly Conrad is a costume designer and an avid gamer. By costume designer, I mean sculptor, engineer, seamstress, and designer.

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E3: 15-17 June 2010 - Los Angeles

This year's show brought few shocking surprises, with a lot of the previews focusing on the slew of impending 3D games.

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This year’s annual E3 Expo gathering of video game developers, publishers and players brought with it an unprecedented look at the games we’ll

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Showcasing the narrative element of a game is fine, but we really just want to see how it plays.

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5 Jun 2009 // 4:00 AM

Having recently finished Far Cry 2 I found myself wondering what I should play next. I had embraced the holiday rush last year, so I had

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4 Jun 2009 // 3:44 AM

LOS ANGELES — The days when video game playing required mastering a complex controller may soon be a thing of the past, if Microsoft has its

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27 May 2009 // 3:50 AM

This year, the first week of June belongs to video gaming. Over the course of four days every major video game developer and publisher in

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24 Jul 2008 // 5:30 AM

Was E3 really as bad as everyone says it was? Well, maybe, but it did have some redeeming factors as well...

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22 Jul 2008 // 6:49 AM

LOS ANGELES - I came in search of my inner geek. But was it too late? Gone were the booth babes, flame-eaters and pyrotechnics. The $40

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