E3 2020 is dead.
Oh, you knew that already? I mean really dead, now, as the ESA has officially stated that it won't even be able to put up a digital showcase of games in early June.
What does this say about the future of E3? How about the future of the ESA?
When you can't convince marketers to send you marketing, you've got a problem...in Virtual Legality.
#E3 #ESA #End
Discussed in this episode:
"NEWS: E3 2020 CANCELLED DUE TO GROWING CONCERNS OVER COVID-19 VIRUS"
"The ESA will not hold a digital E3 2020 event"
GamesIndustryBiz - April 7, 2020 - Rebekah Valentine
"E3 2021 dates revealed, but there's still no word about the 2020 'online experience'"
PC Gamer - April 6, 2020 - Andy Chalk
"Dropping Out: Sony, The ESA, and Two Competing Visions for E3 (VL157)"
YouTube Video - January 13, 2020 - Hoeg Law
"PlayStation will not participate in E3 2020"
GamesIndustryBiz - January 13, 2020 - Christopher Dring
"I wanted to share some important news about my plans around E3 2020."
Tweet - February 12, 2020 - Geoff Keighley (@geoffkeighley)
"Geoff Keighley, Drew Karpyshyn, E3, and Bioware: Reading Between the Lines (VL174)"
YouTube Video - Hoeg Law
"Unforced Error: A Lawyer's View on the ESA's Doxxing of 2000+ E3 Attendees (VL81)"
YouTube Video - August 3, 2019 - Hoeg Law
"E3 Succumbs to the Age of the Influencer – What you Need to Know (VL103)"
YouTube Video - September 17, 2019 - Hoeg Law
"Kinda Funny Games Running Another Showcase At E3"
Game Informer - May 9, 2019 - Imran Khan
"The Escapist E3 2020 Indie Showcase Signup Form!"
Tweet - March 16, 2020 - Nick Calandra (@nickjcal)
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