Highlights of the PC Gaming Show E3 2019
This year’s PC Gaming Show at E3 is probably the biggest there is having over 30 presenters. There had been so much reveals as well as some new looks at highly anticipated titles. Get to know the highlights below if you were not able to watch this live.
VAMPIRE THE MASQUERADE BLOODLINES 2
The senior narrative designs of Hard Suit Labs – Bryan Mitsoda and Cora Ellison presented their newest game, Vampire The Masquerade Bloodlines 2 giving viewers an insight on how it is to be a vampire in the game. The very first gameplay footage had also been shared:
Vampire the Masquerade Bloodlines 2 will be launching Q1 2020.
The highly anticipated first-person medieval hack-and-slasher Chivalry 2 has been presented by Tripwire president John Gibson and Torn Banner Studios president Steve Piggott. Check out the announcement trailer below, as the game does look very promising.
A revamped combat system had been promised, making it more fluid, fast-paced and much more accessible. Chivalry 2 will be a timed-exclusive for the Epic Game Store which will launch in 2020.
CONAN CHOP CHOP
Funcom shared a trailer featuring games that are to launch this year. The biggest surprise in the roster is the reveal of Conan Chop Chop which was thought to be an April Fools prank. Get to check out the game’s trailer below:
Conan Chop Chop is set to launch on September 3, 2019, for PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch
AGE OF WONDERS PLANETFALL
The upcoming 4X strategy game, Age of Wonders Planetfall had been presented by Game Director Lennart Sas and Principal Game Developer Tom Bird of Triumph Studios. They gave viewers an overview of how the Tech tree and combat work in the game. Get to watch the trailer below:
Age of Wonders Planetfall will be arriving on August 6th for PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.
REMNANT FROM THE ASHES
The newest Gunfire Game’s Outing will have players fighting off humongous creatures. This is a co-op shooter that offers dynamically generated experiences having handcrafted elements with maximum replayability as said by CEO David Adams.
Remnant From The Ashes is set to launch on August 20, 2019, for PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. If you pre-order the game, you will get to play 4 days earlier.
Frontier Development’s Game Director Piers Jackson and Senior Artist Liesa Bauwers shared the very first gameplay trailer for Planet Zoo. They said that the game offers “the most authentic animals” ever in a video game. Check out the trailer below:
Planet Zoo is set to launch on November 5, 2019.
The latest update for Shenmue 3 has been announced by Industry Legend himself, Yu Suzuki. You can get a glimpse of the new trailer below. Some people had not been happy with the announcement that the game will be an Epic Games Store exclusive as previously announced.
Shenmue 3 will be launching on November 19 for the Epic Games Store for PC and PlayStation 4.
The upcoming shark RPG called Maneater received a new trailer from Tripwire. It featured Scaley Pete, the game’s main antagonist. Also, the game’s CEO John Gibson talked about the game’s RPG aspects. Watch Scaley Pete’s reveal trailer below:
Maneater doesn’t have a trailer as of yet but Gibson did say they are sure that the game will be coming before next year’s PC Gaming Show.
A Warframe expansion called Empyrean has been shared by Digital Extremes. You can check out the teaser trailer below:
Empyrean is described as bringing space back in space ninja. The full reveal will be available on July 6th Tennocon. You can also get a Nekros Prime Warfare for free if you link your Warframe account with your Twitch account to watch the reveal live.
BALDUR’S GATE 3
Although there hadn’t been a new trailer for Baldurs Gate 3, CEO Swen VIncke of Larian Studios and Creative Director Mike Meals of Dungeons and Dragons were able to answer some questions about the game. They also walked the audience through the game’s reveal trailer. You can check out the full interview below:
It has also been revealed that a new D&D campaign is arriving soon and it will be the prequel to Baldurs Gate 3. The game Baldurs Gate 3 will launch as soon as it is ready.
In addition to what is listed above are other games that were featured in the conference as well. You can check their trailer’s art by clicking on the games below:
- Evil Genius 2
- Midnight Ghost Hunt
- Unexplored 2: The Wayfarer’s Legacy
- Last Oasis
- Zombie Army 4 Dead War
- Songs of Conquest
- Vermintide 2 Versus
- Per Aspera
- Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey
- Cris Tales
- Terraria Journey’s End
- Telling Lies
- Genesis Noir
- El Hijo
And there you have it for the PC Gaming Show E3 2019. There are a lot of games to look forward to as seen in their presentation and we are really excited.