E3 2015 Highlights

E3 2015 held at the premises of magnificently glittering, Los Angeles Convention center, revealed not only the blockbusters and much anticipated games, but also enlightened the audiences with the technological aspects of the future of gaming. One of the most talked about Virtual Reality Gadgets- “Project Morpheus” is confirmed to be released in Mid of the 2016. Sony conferences also arranged for the hundreds of virtual headsets to show the demo to the audiences. With such an uprising in the digital trends, technical innovations and mobile compatibility, all the conferences 

“Project Morpheus” Image Credit: Sony Computer Entertainment

At Electronic Entertainment Expo 2015 were inclined to show the best they have to offer to lure the gamers. In my observation, much like E3 2014, Sony nailed it once again with some mind-blowing announcements. 

Sony is undoubtedly being long in the Gaming business knows how to stimulate the brains of all species of Gamers. By announcing, “The Last Guardian” long awaited and most discussed game in the forums and communities, the reaction was bound to be enormous. The gameplay presented is gorgeously vivid, huge and precisely detailed. At the end of the demo, the game is announced to be released in 2016. The other high point of the hi-tech evening was uncharted extended fast paced action game play. Sony also declared firsthand exclusive projects such as Final Fantasy 7, Horizon Zero Dawn and hugely admired “Street Fighter V” a PlayStation select. 

Image Credit: ign.com

Image Credit: ign.com

Microsoft on the contrast seemed to struggle with their upcoming titles. The company revealed the next versions of their classic trump cards such as, Halo 5: Guardians, Tomb Raider exclusive (will later release to PS4 as well). Microsoft designers also disclosed a next Gen controller for XBOX one with some negligible features. The high point of the Microsoft conference that outshines the PlayStation conference was the announcement of the cross- compatibility features. 

Some other hardcore innovative games are furthermore broadcast to explore into the next dimensions of the game plays. The most hyped announcements are Tom Clancy’s The Division, Star Wars Battlefront, Horizon: Zero Dawn, Need For Speed, Star Fox Zero, continue to generate buzz. Even popular music titles, including Rock Band and Guitar Hero, made a comeback at this year’s even. Not only this, there were a big line of indie and mobile compatible games that are strategically targeted for the Mobile platform audience complying to the accelerating demand. 

Image Credit: ign.com

Image Credit: ign.com

Having all said, it is apparent that Gaming Business is unquestionably booming due to the upsurge expansion in the market growth and demand of the numerous hardware versions among diverse age groups. And to that, all these Gaming Giants are leaving no stone unturned to explode their individual market share.

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