79w ago - Sony's Senior Social Media Manager Jeff Rubenstein is here with details on PlayStation's E3 2012 Press Conference and related updates below, as follows:
This is it: the 2012 PlayStation E3 Press Conference! News, trailers, reveals, and live demos are coming your way, and you can watch it any way you want: On the Web, through Facebook, on the PS3 XMB (Look in the What’s New section), anywhere you take your PS Vita via the free Nico Nico app, or RIGHT HERE!
Festivities start at 5.30pm Pacific/8.30pm Eastern/1.30am London/9.30am Tokyo.
We’ll lead off with a live pre-show featuring new, exclusive gameplay demos, interviews, and previews of the press conference. We’ll wrap up with a sneak peek of the PlayStation E3 booth, which you won’t want to miss.
The press conference is just the beginning of the packed live E3 programming! SPOILER! We’re loading the schedule Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday with over 30 live gameplay...
124w ago - With Comic-Con currently underway, today Sony has announced that SCEE will be holding their Gamescom 2011 press conference on August 16, 2011.
From VG247, to quote: The event will begin at 7pm and end at 8pm.
Expect this to be heavily Vita-focused, with worldwide dates - or at least, a European timeline - possibly announced. Press will also be allowed to try the handheld after the press conference has finished.
Also expect showings of Uncharted 3 and Resistance 3 during the presser.
Unless another event springs up, this pretty much confirms the line-up for this year's show. Here's the full goods.
Tuesday, August 16:
• Microsoft Play Day - 12.30pm - 3.30pm
• EA Press Conference - 4.00pm - 5.00pm
• Sony Press Conference - 7.00pm - 8.00pm
Wednesday, August 17:
• NCSoft Press Conference - 9.15am - 10.00am
This year's Gamescom event runs from August 17-21, 2011 with it opening to the public on the 18th.
131w ago - Sony's E3 2011 press conference will begin at 5PM PST (8PM EST) where they plan to officially unveil their Next-Generation Portable (NGP) handheld gaming system as part of their keynote address.
192w ago - Today Sony has released a presser confirming that their E3 press conference will be held on June 15, 2010.
Additionally, Sony's official 'Save the Date' for their press conference states that they will be taking over the Shrine Auditorium at 11:30 a.m. to hold the event.
For those curious, E3 2010 officially starts on that Tuesday in Los Angeles, running through Thursday, June 17. The half week show is historically when most of the world's biggest game developers and publishers unveil their next big thing.
To quote: "Sony's E3 press conference will take place on June 15, the company said today.
The event will be held at the Shrine Audutorium from 11:30am PST. That's 7:30pm BST and 8:30pm CET, as seen below in the invite sent out to press."