In one month, we will be sitting down to see what Microsoft has planned for this Holiday season and beyond. Major Nelson announced Microsoft’s E3 plans in a blog post this morning.
3 Facts You Need To Know
The Xbox E3 briefing starts at 12:30 pm ET on Monday, June 15.
Phil Spencer’s games mantra will continue with the “Xbox: Game On” briefing. We should hear a lot more about Xbox’s first party offerings including Halo 5: Guardians, Forza Motorsport 6, Gears of War and more.
The show will be live streamed at Xbox.com, and you can watch it on Spike TV.
Xbox Daily: Live @ E3 Returns.
A one hour show featuring all things Xbox including trailers, game demos and more. “Guest stars and industry elites, including Head of Xbox Phil Spencer and guests from 343 Industries, Turn 10 Studios, Crystal Dynamics and others,” will be on the show according to Major Nelson.
Xbox Fanfest gives you a chance to experience E3.
This is the big one for Xbox fans. 500 Xbox die-hards will get a chance to experience E3 week. Here are the details via Major Nelson’s blog:
– Entry into the Xbox E3 2015 Briefing on Monday, June 15th, 9:30 am PT, at the Galen Center in downtown Los Angeles.
– Invite to the exclusive Xbox FanFest Party, Monday afternoon, June 15th, where fans will get to play the best exclusives and biggest blockbuster games this holiday and beyond.
– VIP access to the Xbox eSports Celebrity Challenge Tuesday night.
– Meet-and-greet with some of the industry’s top developers, leaders and influencers.
– Even more surprise events during the week.
Microsoft will announce how to get the tickets at a later date. You will need to be at least 21 years old and have a Xbox Live Gamertag. They have to make sure you’re a Xbox fan.
The Xbox team also said they will save some “exciting reveals” for Gamescom in August.
What are you most pumped to see from Microsoft’s E3 conference? I can’t wait for more info about Halo 5: Guardians. I had a blast with the beta a few months ago, and can’t wait for the first look at the story mode.
We should also get a good look at Windows 10 on Xbox One.