E3 2010 News


E3 2010 Game Critics Awards Announced

By Brian Leahy, Jul 06, 2010 12:16pm PDT

The winners of the Game Critics Awards: Best of E3 2010 have been announced with the Nintendo 3DS taking the coveted "Best of Show" award. On the...


"Muddy, brown, colorless textures... What else is new in their world?"

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Hideo Kojima to Continue Working on Metal Gear Solid

By Brian Leahy, Jun 25, 2010 6:00pm PDT

Konami USA has confirmed to Shacknews that "Hideo Kojima will continue working on Metal Gear Solid games," though the company would not clarify if...


"I always play full-tranq, like a BOSS. So I never noticed the no-knife thing."

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The Sims 3 Console E3 2010 Preview

By Raymond Padilla, Jun 25, 2010 3:30pm PDT

Quick Take: One of the most popular PC gaming franchises heads to the console world (again) with some new twists. The upcoming version of The Sims...


"I already have Sims 2 collection expansion packs. I'll might buy Sims 3 expansion packs after I ..."

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Rock Band 3 Pro-Guitar E3 2010 Preview

By Brian Leahy, Jun 25, 2010 10:40am PDT

Harmonix is trying something with Rock Band 3. Along with adding 80-plus on-disc tunes, improving the user interface, and changing up the...


"Nope. It's not really teaching people music, just how to play some songs (and in the case of ..."

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Dungeon Siege 3 E3 2010 Preview

By Brian Leahy, Jun 25, 2010 8:20am PDT

Since it was announced to be in development at Obsidian Entertainment (Fallout: New Vegas, Alpha Protocol), little has been revealed about Dungeon...


"As you can see in all the posts on here 'omg I loved the first two, I gotta play this' yet Brian ..."

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Civilization 5 E3 2010 Interview [Updated]

By Brian Leahy, Jun 24, 2010 6:00pm PDT

[Update - 6/25/10] Added clarification about multiplayer modes available at and after launch. At E3 2010, I had a chance to have a quick chat with Civilization V producer Dennis Shirk following a demo of the impending strategy seq


"oh well looks like if I press RANDOM MAP the tutorial is in there... make sens.. "

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Virgin Lets You Bet on Games, Win Exotic Prizes

By Raymond Padilla, Jun 24, 2010 4:00pm PDT

I met up with Virgin Gaming at E3 2010 to learn more about its online gaming service. Meant to supplement existing services like PlayStation...


"If they want to do this in the face of the recent Korean starcraft 1 debacle and given the ..."

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Spec Ops: The Line E3 2010 Preview

By Brian Leahy, Jun 24, 2010 3:10pm PDT

Though Spec-Ops: The Line shares a name with the popular PC and PlayStation franchise, this new title, being created by Yager Development for publisher 2K Games, shares nothing with those older entries beyond the moniker.


"Holy shit, I completely glossed over the Conrad reference, nice catch."

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Enslaved: Odyssey to the West E3 2010 Preview

By Raymond Padilla, Jun 24, 2010 1:30pm PDT

Quick Take: Combining action, puzzle solving, and escort missions, Ninja Theory's Enslaved: Odyssey to the West offers variety, a cool setting, and a dose of Gollum.


"Sweet! I'm keen to see how this title will turn out. Especially since I enjoyed Heavenly Sword ..."

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Gran Turismo 5 E3 2010 Preview

By Garnett Lee, Jun 24, 2010 11:50am PDT

QUICKTAKE: It's finally dated for November of this year and faces nearly insurmountable expectations built up over the years spent in development but boy does it look good.


"It won't be true 1080p; the resolution will be upscaled and AA levels will be dropped to ..."

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Marvel vs. Capcom 3 E3 2010 Interview

By Brian Leahy, Jun 24, 2010 10:10am PDT

Marvel vs. Capcom 3 was playable at E3 2010 (you can


""That announcer voice would piss me off after about 30 seconds. :-/ And is it really necessary ..."

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Fable 3 E3 2010 Preview

By Brian Leahy, Jun 24, 2010 8:30am PDT

Peter Molyneux doesn't feel that anybody remembers the story in Fable II. This time around, with Fable III, the designer wants a "memorable story". Players will take the role of the son or daughte


"Is Fable 2 coming to PC? It makes no sense to buy Fable 3 if I can't play Fable 2(no I cannot ..."

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Lord of the Rings: War in the North E3 2010 Preview

By Garnett Lee, Jun 24, 2010 6:50am PDT

QUICKTAKE: With Lord of the Rings lore and one of the most experienced action role playing game developers around, War in the North already looks poised to be a fantasy epic and it's not even due until 2011.


"I sat through the demo of this at E3. They took us through a three-person co-op mode where you ..."

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Journey E3 2010 Preview

By Chris Faylor, Jun 23, 2010 6:00pm PDT

While Journey continues in the tradition of thatgamecompany's flOw and Flower--beautiful works perhaps better described as interactive experiences...


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Zelda Makers Discuss Story, Art of Skyward Sword

By Raymond Padilla, Jun 23, 2010 4:00pm PDT

At a roundtable discussion at E3 2010, Nintendo's Shigeru Miyamoto and Eiji Aonuma spilled more details on The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword....


"The art reminds me Wind Waker but that doesn't bother me in the slightest. Why should a game ..."

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