E3 2016 Sony Press Conference Summary
What’s up #TeamNinja, it’s Jesse here bringing you a summary of Sony’s E3:2016 Press Conference. I must admit that all the other conferences took some conviction to sit through but Sony’s was a treat. Below you can find a summary of everything that the press conference covered; but if you would like to watch the whole thing, click here.
- Is that Crash Bandicoot?!?!
- God of War Official Trailer
- Kojima Returns
- The Last Guardian Trailer
- Final Fantasy XV Trailer & PS VR
- Horizon: Zero Dawn Gameplay Trailer
- Detroit: Become Human Preview
- Batman Arkham Coming to VR
- Resident Evil 7 Trailer
- Sony’s New IP Days Gone
- Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Gameplay Trailer
- New Spiderman Title in the Works
- Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens Demo Available
- PlayStation VR Release Date & Price
1. Is that Crash Bandicoot?!?!
Probably the biggest news to drop at Sony E3, Crash is back!!
➡ For more information and trailer, check out our CRASH IS BACK!!!! post.
2. God of War Official Trailer
Sony started off E3 in a big way. With no primer or hints whatsoever, they dropped a trailer for a new God of War.
➡ For more information and trailer, check out our Sony Reveals New “God of War” post.
3. Kojima Returns
He’s back! Hideo Kojima unveiled his newest project titled Death Stranding.
➡ For more information and trailer, check out our Hideo Kojima’s “Death Stranding” Reveal post.
4. The Last Guardian Trailer
The highly anticipated The Last Guardian made an appearance at Sony’s E3 press conference.
➡ For more information and to view trailer, check out our Last Guardian Release Date Announced post.
5. Final Fantasy XV Trailer & PS VR
What Sony E3 would be complete without some news on a Final Fantasy. Although it wasn’t a glimpse into the Final Fantasy we all hoped for (Aerith, I will see you again someday), Sony did unveil a new trailer featuring Afrojack and a glimpse into Final Fantasy XV VR (tail end of the trailer).
Final Fantasy XV is set to be released September 30th for PS4 and Xbox One.
6. Horizon: Zero Dawn Gameplay Trailer
Sony unveiled gameplay for their futuristic stone age title Horizon: Zero Dawn.
➡ For more information and gameplay footage, check out our Horizon: Zero Down Gameplay post.
7. Detroit: Become Human Preview
A fairly intensive in-game trailer of Detroit: Become Human was showcased. In this game, you play as an android named Connor tasked to save a little girl from a hostage situation. Throughout the game you are faced with a slew of choices which affects how the game plays out and ultimately how it ends.
➡ For more information and trailer, check out our Detroit: Become Human post.
8. Batman Arkham Coming to VR
Sony revealed that they are working on a new VR Batman game.
➡ For more information and trailer, check out our Batman: Arkham VR post.
9. Resident Evil 7 Trailer
A trailer to Resident Evil 7 was shown along with the information that it will be 100% VR compatible.
➡ For more information and trailer, check out our Resident Evil 7 post.
10. Sony’s New IP Days Gone
Sony unveiled a new IP titled Days Gone and provided a gameplay trailer.
➡ For more information and gameplay trailer, check out our Days Gone – Zombie Survival post.
11. Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Gameplay Trailer
Not much was revealed about the new Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare, but I guess there really isn’t much to reveal for a Call of Duty title. We already know, for better or for worse, that the we will be spending sometime fighting in space. A new trailer was revealed showing combat in space as well as aerial(?) spacial(?) combat.
Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare will be released November 4th.
12. New Spiderman Title in the Works
Our favourite web-slinging crime fighter is back on a PS4 exclusive.
➡ For more information and trailer, check out our PS4-Exclusive Spider-Man post.
13. Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens Demo Available
We all knew this was coming. A trailer for the newest Lego game, Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens was showcased.
Although the game is scheduled to release June 28th, a demo is available now. Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens will be available on all PS3/PS4/PS Vita, Xbox 360/One, Wii U, Nintendo DS and PC on launch.
14. PlayStation VR Release Date & Price
Sony revealed a release date for the Playstation VR as well as a price tag.
➡ For more information, check out our Playstation VR Release post.
What did you think about the press conference? Were you really hoping for something to be announced but wasn’t? What got you the most excited? Let us know in the comments below!