“We’re enthusiastic about coming again in 2023 with each a digital and an in-person occasion,” mentioned Pierre-Louis. “As a lot as we love these digital occasions, and as a lot as they attain individuals and we would like that international attain, we additionally know that there’s a very sturdy want for individuals to convene — to have the ability to join in particular person and see one another and speak about what makes video games nice.”
Since its cancellation, this 12 months’s occasion has basically been changed by Summer season Recreation Fest, which has partnered with numerous business firms and occasions to have a few weeks in June filled with showcases and divulges. E3’s final in-person occasion was held in 2019, which additionally means 2023 would be the finish of a three-year hiatus.
When requested in regards to the rising hybrid-style of present showcases between smaller press occasions and on-line exhibits, Pierre-Louis expressed how they assume E3 can discover a stability.
“I feel what’s nice about all this experimentation is that firms of all sizes are attempting to determine what works greatest to advertise the product and the content material that they want to share with customers,” mentioned Pierre-Louis. “And I feel there’s a area for a bodily present; I feel there’s an significance of getting digital attain. Combining these two, I feel there’s a essential factor of what we expect E3 can present.”
In different information, Geoff Keighley has mentioned he’d prefer to see gaming subscription companies supply extra, shorter titles.