E3 is done and dusted. Over. As I write this it’s a warm night in Los Angeles, Darryn and I are just about ready to pack up our stuff for one last sleep in our (very) dodgy hotel room before heading off to the airport in the wee hours of the morning. From our perspective it’s been a cracker of an E3.
We’ve seen a bunch of next-gen things – and that extends beyond just (really) shiny graphics to some really cool new ideas for the future of games. Different sorts of social connectivity, a huge focus on companion and second screen gaming. We’ve skipped all the parties and dinners to bring you as much news as we could – but our hands on and previews are far, far from over.
That ramble aside, what have you though of E3 this year? Has it been better than ones previous? Is E3 relevant again? Has anything you’ve seen or heard out of E3 impressed you?
I'm old, grumpy and more than just a little cynical. One day, I found myself in possession of a NES, and a copy of Super Mario Bros 3. It was that game that made me realise that games were more than just toys to idly while away time - they were capable of being masterpieces. I'm here now, looking for more of those masterpieces. I am also the emperor of the backend