Tag: Geoff Keighley

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The Game Awards pit Zelda, Mario, Destiny 2, Persona 5, Horizon: Zero Dawn, and PUBG for 2017’s best

Four blockbuster games shared the most nominations announced today by The Game Awards . Destiny 2 , Horizon: Zero Dawn , The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild , and Super Mario Odyssey shared six nominations each. And among the newcomers is Player Unknown’s Battlegrounds, one of the hottest new games and a pioneer…

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2.6 billion gamers await E3, which starts with ESA chief Mike Gallagher

The theme of this year’s Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) is, “It all starts here.” Roughly 50,000 industry professionals will converge on the Los Angeles Convention Center during the week of June 10. Tens of millions will watch the event on livestreams. Last year, 50,300 professionals attended and another 20,000 fans visited nearby events. This year, 15,000 fans…

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Geoff Keighley and YouTube ink multi-year deal for expanded E3 coverage

Geoff Keighley, the host of The Game Awards, has teamed up with YouTube again for expanded live coverage of the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) in Los Angeles. For the third year in a row, Keighley will host an expanded show with live coverage of the big company press events on June 11-12. And this time,…