E3 2016 Rumor Roundup: All the Computer game Leaks, Reveals and Trailers in One Place
The Electronic Entertainment Expo, likewise known as E3, will be prefaced by Bethesda Softworks and Electronic Arts interview Sunday, however a great deal of news has actually currently leaked ahead of the big event. Numerous huge games have actually been exposed, and rumblings about brand-new Microsoft, Nintendo and Sony computer game consoles have actually been swelling for months. Based upon the rumors, E3 2016 at the Los Angeles Convention Center June 14-16 is forming up to be a fascinating occasion that might have a fantastic impact on the computer game industry.
Microsoft Scorpio, Nintendo NX and Sony Neo
E3 is the location where consoles are introduced, which is why 2016 is an odd year in the event’s history. The Xbox One and PlayStation 4 are in the middle of their life cycles, but the previous is lagging the latter by a broad margin in terms of sales. Nintendo has actually already announced it is working on the Wii U’s successor, dubbed the Nintendo NX, but no information has actually been revealed by the company.
At Nintendo, introducing a brand-new console makes good sense. It’s not likely the Wii U can do anything to improve sales considerably while brand-new video games are scarce. Unfortunately for fans of the company’s consoles, it resembles the Nintendo NX will not be exposed at E3 2016, with the firm choosing to devote its time to The Legend of Zelda.
Which is why the possible plans of Sony and Microsoft might be quite exciting at E3 2016. Sony’s PS4 is the fastest-selling PlayStation in history, with 40 million units sold since its release in November 2013. The console has about double the sales of Microsoft s Xbox One, and the launch of the PlayStation VR is likely to increase them a lot more. And Sony is expected to expose a substantial PS4 upgrade at E3, where there seems either little or no risk that the only news will visit way of the premieres of new games.
Referred to as PS4K or Sony Neo, the company s brand-new console will not replace the PS4. Rather, it will feature an upgraded central processing system and graphics processing unit to support ultra hd, according to leaked documents mentioned in media reports. The PS4K’s increased power will also enhance the virtual truth experience of the PlayStation VR. Based upon the reports, the PS4K will not have games special to it, so developers will need to offer two modes one enhanced for the PS4 and the other optimized for the PS4K in marketing their games.
Microsoft’s Xbox One is trailing the PS4 in sales by about 20 million devices, which led to a permanent cost cut to $299 ahead of E3 2016. There are reports of an updated Xbox, code-named Scorpio, but that’s not anticipated to come until next year.
Interactive Entertainment’s Injustice 2 announcement was spoiled by an obvious leak by a seller, but it press release and trailer did expose added information about the follow up to the Injustice: Gods Among Us video game. Injustice 2 will be launched on the PS4 and Xbox One platforms next year.
At E3, Warner Bros. also is most likely to flaunt Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Batman: Return to Arkham and the growth of its toy-to-life Lego Dimensions.
Watch Dogs 2.
Ubisoft Entertainment made its E3 2016 plans clear in its recent monetary report, so new details about Watch Dogs 2 were anticipated. The huge discoveries of DedSec, Marcus and the story’s setting in San Francisco were ruined by an early trailer leak. The extremely anticipated sequel will be better, bigger and much deeper than its predecessor, according to Ubisoft. The San Francisco Bay Area map is open from the start, which suggests there will be lots of sidequests, rewards and other tricks matching the main pursuit. Hacking is also improved in Watch Dogs 2, with gamers offered more methods to hack automobiles or electronics. View Dogs 2 will be released on the PS4, Xbox One and desktop computer platforms Nov. 15.
Enjoy Dogs 2 is one of 5 video games Ubisoft will discuss at E3. New information about the hack-and-slash For Honor, initially announced at E3 2015, will definitely be included at the company’s press conference Monday.
While Assassin’s Creed will no longer be an annual title, there’s a film of the same name starring Michael Fassbender set to come out in December, so there could be some news about that property at E3. And word of Jake Gyllenhaal starring in a movie based on The Division might get main confirmation at the event on the heels of a report by Variety.
Dead Rising 4
There is little to go on besides a couple of blurry photographs, but it appears Capcom Vancouver is working on Dead Rising 4. Added details indicate the video game could be a remake of the initial Dead Rising, which was embedded in wintertime. There has been no word about platform availability, but it’ll most likely be a special for the Xbox One and Windows PC. An official discussion of Dead Rising 4 could come throughout Microsoft s E3 2016 interview Monday. Another report drifting around has State of Decay 2 being revealed at the exact same occasion.
A Busy E3 for Bethesda
Bethesda performed its own E3 press conference for the first time last year, which led to the discoveries of Fallout 4 being launched in 2015 and the very first gameplay video footage of Doom. Dishonored 2 gameplay will be revealed at the press conference, numerous fans are actually excited about a remaster The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim for the PS4 and Xbox One.
Victim 2, The Evil Within 2 and Wolfenstein 2 also may be gone over at Bethesda’s E3 2016 press conference, according to Eurogamer. As an added bonus offer for attendees, Blink-182 will play a post-conference concert called BE3 Plus.
Fate: Rise of Iron
The large growth will be released on the PS4 and Xbox One platforms Sept. 20. Details first leaked on Microsoft’s Xbox page, followed by a trailer leak on Snapchat.
A little trouble has accompanied a great deal of great news ahead of E3 2016. The promising Horizon Zero Dawn, a PS4 exclusive, will be postponed until 2017. And Playtonic Games Yooka-Laylee on the PS4, Xbox One, Wii U, Windows PC and Linux platforms was also delayed till next year.
While many offerings from Electronic Arts (Battlefield 1, Titanfall 2), Microsoft (ReCore), Sony (Detroit: Become Human, No Man’s Sky and The Last Guardian), in addition to Nintendo and Ubisoft, appear to be popular prior to E3, there is a lot of room for surprises. Mafia 3 might not be the only title originating from 2K Games, and there are reports surrounding Rockstar Games Red Dead Redemption. And, naturally, there’s constantly the chance for a discovery like the one about the Final Fantasy VII remake