E3 2014 officially begins today but every year it’s the day before – where the big press conferences take place – where all the big announcements, reveals and gameplay footage teasers are revealed. Since 2013 was dominated by the introduction of new hardware consoles from Microsoft and Sony, this year the focus was squarely on the video games. And a lot of video games we got!
Below is a list highlighting the major new announcements that took place during the show, from the official confirmation of Grand Theft Auto V coming to next-gen platforms (and PC!) and a new Uncharted and LittleBigPlanet for PS4 to a collection of Halo content and a new Crackdown coming to Xbox One. We won’t even get started on the third-party reveals so scroll down and see what’s up – with links to all the teaser trailer and gameplay demos that debuted.
Below that we’ve included links to all the additional news bits and trailers for game we already knew about heading into E3 2014. It’s a great week for video games!
Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege
- Highlights: Co-op, close-quarters siege assaults and destructible environments.
- From Ubisoft, coming in 2015 to PC, PS4 and Xbox One
- Watch the Rainbow Six Siege announcement trailer here.
- Official site.
- Highlights: Features campaign co-op.
- From Microsoft, Studios coming exclusively to Xbox One.
- Watch the announcement trailer for Crackdown on Xbox One here.
- Highlights: Previously titled “Project Beast, from the creators of Demon’s Souls and Dark Souls.
- By From Software and Hidetaka Miyazaki, exclusively for PlayStation 4 in 2015.
- Watch the announcement trailer for Bloodborne here.
Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End
- From Naughty Dog, exclusively for PlayStation 4 in 2015.
- Watch the cinematic announcement trailer for Uncharted 4 here.
- Highlights: New Sackboy types!
- From Sumo Digital, exclusively for PlayStation 4 in fall 2014.
- Watch the gameplay trailer for LittleBigPlanet 3 here.
Dead Island 2
- From Yager Development, for PC, PS4 and Xbox One in spring 2015.
- Watch the announcement trailer for Dead Island 2 here.
- Highlights: Giant monsters!
- From Platinum Games, exclusively for Xbox One.
- Watch the announcement trailer for Scalebound here.
Halo: The Master Chief Collection
- Highlights: Over 100 maps, 1080p at 60FPS.
- From 343 Industries, exclusive for Xbox One in fall 2014.
- Read the details on The Master Chief Collection here.
Rise of the Tomb Raider
- Highlights: Sequel to 2013’s hit Tomb Raider reboot.
- From Crystal Dynamics, for PC, PS4 and Xbox One in early 2015.
- Watch the announcement trailer for Rise of the Tomb Raider here.
- Highlights: From the makers of Limbo!
- From PlayDead Studios, first on Xbox One in the first half of 2015.
- Watch the gameplay trailer for Inside here.
And Lots, Lots More!
- No Man’s Sky Trailer
- Grand Theft Auto V on PC, PS4 and Xbox One
- Hotline Miami 2 Level Editor Trailer
- inFAMOUS: First Light Story DLC Trailer
- The Order: 1886 Gameplay Trailer
- Mortal Kombat X Gameplay Footage & New Fighters
- FIFA 15 Trailer
- Batman: Arkham Knight Gameplay Trailer
- Fable Legends Co-op Gameplay Footage
- Assassin’s Creed Unity Cinematic Trailer
- Far Cry 4 Trailer
- Mass Effect 4 – First Look Teaser
- Criterion Games’ New Project Teaser- Beyond Cars
- Star Wars: Battlefront Gameplay Footage
- The Division Gameplay Footage
- Battlefield Hardline Multiplayer Gameplay Footage
- Halo 5: Guardians Beta Trailer
- Forza Horizon 2 Release Date
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