In March, the Entertainment Software Association (ESA) announced that E3 would return next year as a live after show. cancel the 2022 edition. We now know the date of the event as well as how it will be structured.
E3 2023 takes place at the Los Angeles Convention Center from Tuesday, June 13 to Friday, June 16. Digital presentations, such as the annual press conference by external publishers first and third party organization, which took place a few days earlier, starting June 11th. .
The ESA also states that the program will have separate admission dates for industry professionals and the general public. The E3 business day, designated for developers, publishers, and press/media, takes place June 13-15. Media registration will open in December.
June 15-16 will host E3 Gamer Days, where fans will be admitted to the stage. There is no public registration date at this time. Since E3 first opened its doors to fans in 2017, pundits and the public have largely intermingled throughout the entire show, which has caused crowd traffic issues. . E3 adopting a split format similar to events like the Tokyo Game Show should alleviate that problem.
As previously announced, PAX / New York Comic-Con organizer ReedPop will direct E3 2023. The company has promised to make E3 a “world-class event to serve the global gaming industry.” The last E3 to take place in person at the LA Convention Center was in 2019. The 2020 show was canceled due to the pandemic, and the 2021 version is a digital-only show.