E3 2019 Press Release Recap

This year at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) there were 66,100 in attendance, millions watching and participating online and featured more than 200 exhibitors, approximately a quarter of which exhibited at the event for the first time. We have already covered the AMD, Xbox and Nintendo announcements but below are a few more announcements that happened at E3 2019 starting with Snoop Dogg’s Limited Edition Headset.

LucidSound Announces Collaboration With Snoop Dogg On Limited-Edition Version Of The New LS50 Gaming Lifestyle HeadsetTrue Wireless Headset with Signature Controls, Simultaneous Gaming and Bluetooth Audio

LucidSound, the fastest growing gaming headset brand, announced today, the LS50, their most advanced 100% wireless and Bluetooth gaming headset with a focus on functionality and design, will be launching later this year.
a partnership with legendary DJ and music artist Snoop Dogg to deliver the Limited-Edition Snoop Dogg LS50 headset, featuring the power of the LS50 melded with the hip hop legend’s signature brand. The LS50 and Limited-Edition Snoop Dogg version are coming this fall to retailers across North America and Europe. For the full press release please visit: http://e3expo.vporoom.com/2019-06-11-LucidSound-Announces-Collaboration-With-Snoop-Dogg-On-Limited-Edition-Version-Of-The-New-LS50-Gaming-Lifestyle-Headset.

Redpill VR And Sensorium Corporation Partner To Lead Premium Social Music Experiences Across XR, Games, And 2D Interactive Platforms

Redpill VR and Sensorium Corporation today announced a major strategic partnership in launching a platform that unifies the worlds of live music experiences in extended reality, cinema and gaming within the framework of Social Virtual Reality (SVR). The official launch of the SVR platform is expected in 2020. Joint investment in the project to date is approximately $70 million.  http://e3expo.vporoom.com/2019-06-13-Redpill-VR-And-Sensorium-Corporation-Partner-To-Lead-Premium-Social-Music-Experiences-Across-XR-Games-And-2D-Interactive-Platforms

Acer Announces Support for New 3rd Generation AMD Ryzen Desktop Processors and AMD Radeon RX 5700 Graphics Cards

As reported previously and in conjunction with AMD’s announcement of New 3rd Generation AMD Ryzen Desktop Processor Acer announced support for new 3rd Gen AMD Ryzen™ desktop processors at AMD’s Next Horizon Gaming event at E3 in Los Angeles on June 10th. Acer showcased the Predator Orion 3000 gaming desktop powered by new “Zen 2” core architecture-based 3rd Gen AMD Ryzen desktop processors and the new AMD Radeon™ RX 5700 graphics cards based on the new AMD RDNA gaming architecture, in addition to the Nitro 50 gaming desktop powered by 3rd Gen AMD Ryzen desktop processors. As announced by AMD the 3rd Gen Ryzen™ desktop processor family is expected to be generally available on July 7, 2019 from leading etailers/retailers.

VoltEdge Announces Launch of 3D Gaming Audio Array for PC’sNow PC Game Enthusiasts Can Enjoy Immersive 3D Sound; A Better Alternative to Headsets or Typical Multi-Speaker Systems

VoltEdge, LLC, a new developer of high-performance game accessories and Dysonics a leader in 3D sound and spatial recognition has announced that it will launch the new 3D Gaming Audio Array.  The 3D Gaming Audio Array is an immersive 3D sound system for PC gamers that elevates situational awareness well beyond traditional gaming headset while still providing full chat support.  Attendees of E3 and media were allowed to test out all VoltEdge products including the 3D Gaming Audio Array. For more information visit: www.voltedge.co or call (949) 879-8900.

FINAL FANTASY VII REMAKE – An Avalanche Of Information From E3 2019″1st Class Edition” Featuring Colossal Play Arts Kai Cloud & Hardy Daytona Box Set Unveiled Alongside Brand-New Gameplay

SQUARE ENIX® brought FINAL FANTASY® VII REMAKE to the E3 2019 Live Event, showcasing in-depth gameplay and a line-up of special editions ahead of the title’s hands-on debut for consumers.  FINAL FANTASY VII REMAKE is a reimagining of the iconic original game that re-defined the RPG genre, diving deeper into the world and its characters than ever before. The first game in this project will be set in the eclectic city of Midgar and presents a fully standalone gaming experience that provides a great starting point to the series.
 FINAL FANTASY VII REMAKE also features a hybrid battle system that merges real-time action with strategic, command-based combat. SQUARE ENIX also revealed details of special editions including the Deluxe Edition and SQUARE ENIX Store exclusive “1stClass Edition” for the ultimate collector.

The ESA also announced the winner of the E3 College Game Competition. A panel of industry professionals and experts selected Drexel University’s Sons of Ra as the winner of the 2019 E3 College Game Competition. Drexel University joined UQAT, the winner of Canada’s E3 College Game Competition, and Ennui, the winner of Videojuegos competition for Mexico. The competition recognizes the best in college and university game design, giving finalists the opportunity to show their games on the E3 show floor alongside industry powerhouses including Nintendo, Epic, Ubisoft, Capcom, Take-Two Interactive, Bethesda Softworks, Square Enix, and more.

In conclusion, the Entertainment Software Association (ESA), the trade association that represents the U.S. video game industry and owns and produces E3, also announced that E3 2020 will take place June 9-11 at the Los Angeles Convention Center.


Source: E3, SQUARE ENIX®, VoltEdge, Redpill, Acer, AMD, LucidSound