E3 2018 Coverage Hub

Andrew Stretch / June 4, 2018 at 10:00 AM / Gaming

E3 2018 is almost about to begin, and with it, we will learn all kinds of news about the latest upcoming titles, be surprised that games we love are getting additional content, and in general hear announcements from developers and publishers alike. During this time, as easy as it is to hear the news, it’s just as easy to miss something you might be interested in during the commotion. For the purpose of keeping an eye on all of the different news that gets released during E3 2018, we’ve put together this coverage hub. With it you will be able to look through all of TechRaptor’s E3 coverage including:

  • Every announcement that will be coming out of each of the major E3 conferences
  • Interviews and previews from the show floor
  • Coverage of announcements made outside of conferences

With our front page becoming a revolving door of E3 related articles here’s where you can come to find out what you missed!


Contents

  • Pre-E3 Announcements, Rumors/Leaks, Articles & Deals
  • Predicting E3
  • From The Floor
    • Interviews
    • First Impression
    • Videos
  • Conference Coverage
    • Viewer’s Guide
    • EA
    • Microsoft
    • TinyBuild
    • Bethesda
    • Devolver Digital
    • Square Enix
    • Limited Run
    • Ubisoft
    • PC Gaming Show
    • Sony
    • Nintendo
  • General News

Pre-E3 Announcements, Rumors/Leaks, Articles & Deals

Normally there are bits and pieces of official news, as well as leaks, that come out before E3, and here is where we have rounded up all of the news that has managed to escape before the main event.

Announcements

PlayStation E3 2018 Schedule Revealed; Teases Death Stranding and Last Of Us Part 2

Pokemon Quest, Let’s Go, Pikachu! and Eevee! Announced; Completely New Title Coming Next Year

Bethesda Announces New Fallout Game, Fallout 76

[Update] Next Assassin’s Creed Game Titled Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey

Team Sonic Racing Announced Ahead of E3

Red Dead Redemption 2 Pre-Order Details Leak Early

Red Dead Redemption 2 To Feature PlayStation Exclusive Content, Editions Detailed

DICE Details Gameplay Changes, New Modes for Battlefield V

Sony Replacing Preshow with Daily Announcements Leading Up To E3

Sony PrE3 2018 Day 1 – Tetris Effect

Atlus PrE3 2018 Day 2 – Persona 3: Dancing in Moonlight and Persona 5: Dancing in Starlight Coming West

Sony PrE3 2018 Day 2 – Days Gone Release Date Announced

WB Games PrE3 2018 Day 2 – Hitman 2 Coming This November

Hi-Rez Studios Bringing Paladins to the Nintendo Switch

S.T.A.L.K.E.R.-inspired Battle Royale Fear The Wolves Debuts E3 Trailer

Total War: Three Kingdoms Gets a New Trailer, Delayed to 2019

Bohemia Interactive Teases New IP To Be Announced at E3

Strange Brigade Shows off Co-op, Releasing this August

Nicalis Announces RemiLore, a Co-Op Hack & Slash Roguelite

Insomniac Announce Stormland, An Open World FPS for Oculus Rift

Kingdom Come: Deliverance Patch 1.5 Released, New DLC To Be Shown at E3

Koei Tecmo PrE3 2018 Day 3 – Dead or Alive 6 Announced

Sony PrE3 Day 3 – Twin Mirror Announced for PlayStation 4

Cold War Tactical Espionage Game Phantom Doctrine Coming to Consoles

Devolver Digital Teases Metal Wolf Chaos

Sony PrE3 Day 4 – Ghost Giant Announced For PSVR

Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom Coming to E3 2018

Capybara Games’ BELOW Gets Launch Window, Will be at E3

Sony PrE3 Day 5 – Popular Rhythm Game Beat Saber Is Coming To PSVR

 

Rumors/Leaks

[Rumor] Walmart CA Lists Possible Unannounced E3 Games for Pre-Order

[Report] Fallout 76 is an Online Survival RPG

[Rumor] Fortnite, DBFZ, Killer Queen Black and More Coming to Switch

Devil May Cry 5 Domain Name Registered

Hitman 2 Accidentally Leaked, Will be Published by Warner Bros.

GameStop Listing Shows 10 Full Price Switch Games, No Titles Yet

Steam Becomes Wal-Mart, Leaks Just Cause 4 Ahead of E3

[Rumor] New XCOM 2 Expansion Coming, Codenamed TLE

RPG Maker MV for the Switch Leaked by Amazon Mexico

Ahead Of EA E3 2018 Press Conference Unravel 2 ESRB Rating Spotted

Fallout Shelter Coming to the PlayStation 4

[Rumor] Assassin’s Creed Odyssey Description Leaked Via PlayStation Store

NieR: Automata Is Coming To Xbox One Via Leak From Square Enix

Assassin’s Creed Odyssey Leak Reveals Romance, Dialogue, and Release Date

 

Opinions and Features

Starfield: Speculation, Rumors, and a Galaxy of Mysteries

Demystifying Exclusive Games – A Glossary Of Terms

6 Famous E3 Disasters

 

Deals

GOG #SummerGaming Sale Week Two Underway, Offers Ziggurat For Free

 


Predicting E3

Here are our articles talking about what we know is going to be covered, what we think there’s a chance of being revealed, and maybe delve into some fantasy as we talk about what we’re really hoping for (even if it is a bit far-fetched).

Microsoft

EA

Bethesda

Devolver Digital

Square Enix

Ubisoft

Sony

Nintendo


From The Floor

Here is where we will be linking to all of the interviews and gameplay first impressions that our ground team will be producing over the course of the week. Due to the sheer number of appointments that have been made, a lot of these articles can be expected to arrive in the week after E3 concludes.

Here’s The 8 Best Games We Saw at E3 2018

Interviews

E3 2018 Rend Interview With Jeremy Wood; Info On Construction, Pets, and More

We Spoke to the Total War: Three Kingdom Devs About Dueling, The Setting, and More

Coverage Club: Into The Mix

First Impressions

EA Play: Hands-on Time with Battlefield V, Entwined 2, Command and Conquer Rivals, and More

Fifteen Minutes Hands-On with Spider-Man

Seeing 50 Minutes of Cyberpunk 2077 Reminded Me Why I Love Games

After Playing Pokemon: Let’s Go, I Now Know It’s The Game We All Dreamed Of As A Kid

For Honor’s Breach Mode Brings Ubisoft’s Brawler Full Circle

Konami is Remaking Track & Field for Some Reason and I Got to Play It

Rage 2’s Opening Moments Left Me Yearning For More

Overkill’s The Walking Dead Is A Mess I Want to Improve

Resident Evil 2 Remake Is Everything I Wanted And More

Starlink’s Focus On Toys Obscures Its Massive Potential

We Saw More of The Awesome Adventures of Captain Spirit at E3 2018

Descent Is Back And Better Than Ever

The British Bioshock Formula Works Wonders For We Happy Few

Become Your Own Business Tycoon In Rise of Industry

After Seeing More at E3 2018, The Surge 2 Looks Like A Sequel Done Right

Warhammer 40,000: Mechanicus Is A 40K Game to Keep an Eye On

Coverage Club: Into The Mix

Videos – YT E3 Playlist

Command & Conquer Rivals | Hands On Impressions

EAPlay 2018 | Our Predictions came true!

XBOX E3 Conference Predictions

Xbox E3 Conference Reactions | Rutledge & Alex

Xbox E3 Reaction | Sam

EA Play Recap | Staff Chat

Battlefield V | Uncut Gameplay

Forza Horizon 4 | Exclusive Gameplay

Hitman 2 | Exclusive Gameplay

Jump Force | Show Floor Demo

Soul Caliber 6 | Show Floor Demo

Forza Horizon 4 | E32018 Impressions

Kingdom Hearts 3 | E32018 Impressions

Tom Clancy’s The Division 2 | E32018 Impressions

Wargroove | Hands On Gameplay

Call of Duty IIII | Hands On Gameplay

LEGO DC Super Villains | Uncut Gameplay | Hands On Gameplay

Call of Duty Black Ops IIII | Impressions

Trials Rising | Uncut Tandem Gameplay – We’re working on getting this one back.

 


Conference Coverage

For all of the news that you might have missed during each of the major conferences, or just news you might want to learn a little bit more about then you can come here to get all the news.

If you want to watch all of the conferences live then be sure to check out our “Viewer’s Guide To Watching E3 2018 At Home

EA – Press Conference Recap

Battlefield V

Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order

FIFA 19

Origin Access Premier

Sea of Solitude

Unravel Two

Star Wars Battlefront II

NBA Live 2019

Madden 19

Command and Conquer Rivals

Anthem

 

TinyBuild

TinyBuild Reveals Secret Neighbor in the Most Musical Way Possible

 

Microsoft – Press Conference Recap

Halo Infinite

Ori and the Will of the Wisps

Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice

Crackdown 3

Fallout 76 Footage, Fallout 4 Coming to Games Pass

Kingdom Hearts III

Metro: Exodus

Sea of Thieves DLC

Forza Horizon 4 Announced, Will be Online, Open World; Coming October 2

We Happy Few

Tales of Vesperia Definitive Edition

PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS New Winter Map

The Division 2

Session

Shadow of the Tomb Raider Release Date

Fast Start and Other Xbox Game Pass Announcements

Microsoft Studios Announces New Partners

The Awesome Adventures of Captain Spirit

Black Desert Online

Devil May Cry 5

Cuphead DLC

Jump Force, Anime Crossover, Coming 2019

Battletoads

Gears Tactics

Dying Light 2 – Your Choices Matter

Gears Pop

Just Cause 4

Gears of War 5

Cyberpunk 2077 Trailer

 

Bethesda – Press Conference Recap

RAGE 2

The Elder Scrolls: Legends

ESO: Wolfhunter and Murkmire

DOOM: Eternal Announced

Quake Champions

Wolfenstein: Youngblood

Prey and Wolfenstein in VR

Prey – Mooncrash & Typhon Hunter

Fallout 76

Fallout Shelter for PS4 and Switch

The Elder Scrolls: Blades

Starfield

The Elder Scrolls VI

 

Devolver Digital – Press Conference Recap

SCUM

My Friend Pedro Goes Bananas

Metal Wolf Chaos XD

 

Square Enix – Press Conference Recap

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

The Awesome Adventures of Captain Spirit

Final Fantasy Online X Monster Hunter World

Babylon’s Fall

Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age

Just Cause 4

The Quiet Man

 

Limited Run – Press Conference Recap

 

Ubisoft – Press Conference Recap

Just Dance 2019

Beyond Good and Evil 2

Rainbow Six: Siege eSports Tournament and Documentary

Tom Clancy’s The Division 2

Skull and Bones

Transference

Starlink: Battle for Atlas

For Honor: Marching Fire

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

 

PC Gaming Show – Press Conference Recap

Satisfactory

Neo Cab

The Forgotten City

Mavericks: Proving Grounds

Star Control: Origins

Hunt: Showdown

The Sinking City

Warframe

Archangel: Hellfire

Sega PC Gaming

The Killing Floor 2: The Summer Sideshow Treacherous Skies

Maneater

Untitled Publisher

Stormland

Sable

Star Citizen

Night Call

Genesis Alpha One

Overkill’s The Walking Dead

The Walking Dead – The Final Season

Noita

Don’t Starve: Hamlet

Anno 1800

Ooblets

Rapture Rejects

 

Sony – Press Conference Recap

The Last Of Us Part II

Call of Duty Black Ops III Back In Black

New Destiny 2: Forsaken Trailer

Ghost of Tsushima

Resident Evil 2

Control

Kingdom Hearts III

Nioh 2

Death Stranding Gameplay Reveal

Spider-Man

Déraciné

Trover Saves the Universe

God of War New Game Plus

 

Nintendo – Press Conference Recap

Daemon X Machina

Xenoblade Chronicles 2: Torna ~ The Golden Country

Super Mario Party

Fire Emblem Three Houses

Fortnite

Overcooked 2, Killer Queen Black, & Hollow Knight

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

 


General News

This is where we will put any news that doesn’t relate to any of the conferences and comes out during the week of E3. This will include pretty much everything that doesn’t fall into any of the other categories.

More Details on Anthem’s Story and Gameplay Emerge

Kingdom Hearts 3 Release Date Announced

Cyberpunk 2077 Details and Teasers

Soulcalibur VI Launching on October 19th, Special Editions Detailed

Microsoft’s Next Generation Of Consoles In Development, Reportedly Codenamed “Scarlett”

Where The Elder Scrolls VI May Be Set

Cyberpunk 2077: Everything We Know So Far

Nioh 2 Will Improve Upon Its Predecessor With Definite RPG Elements, Character Creator, And More

Divinity: Original Sin 2 Definitive Edition Coming in August

Spider’s GreedFall Gets a New E3 Trailer

Everything We’ve Learned About Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice So Far

Fortnite Hits 2 Million Switch Players In One Day, 125 Million In Total

Sony Unreal Accounts Don’t Carry Over To Nintendo Switch For Fortnite

Yoshi On Switch Has Been Delayed, Now Coming In 2019

Super Mario Party Has An Online Mode, But It’s Just For Minigames

 


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Andrew Stretch

Events Coordinator

I have been playing all kinds of games for as long as I can remember with a particular interest in action adventure and platforming titles. While I am primarily an Xbox gamer I also spend a fair bit of time on the PS4 and on my PC in VR.