The E day is coming closer and just some hours left until the first conference. Microsoft will open the Electronic Expo with a galore of games to show, at least if we believe in Phil Harrison. The Xbox chief stated that Microsoft would focus on games at E3 14.
Sony promised to offer a different E3. I hope they meant tons of games. I am not confidence with profits, numbers and bragging about the PlayStation 4 sells around the world. We want games, we are insatiable.
Nintendo is in the middle of nowhere, in a strange situation with Wii U. The Kyoto company could try to revive Wii U injecting games directly to the players. Their latest console hasn’t got the best health in the market, but they are not going to give up yet.
I would like to condense rumors, leaks and some news about the upcoming E3. What company would uncork the champagne?
E3 2014 Microsoft rumors & leaks
2014 has been a year of changes in Seattle. They have already settled their policy with One, so it is time to speak upon games, and just games. Before I forget, Microsoft accepted to back down their policy with Xbox One and Kinect and you can already buy One without the movement gimmick.
New Xbox One models: Microsoft could commercialize a new white Xbox One and a model of Xbox One without disk drive, just for the digital market.
Sunset Overdrive: the plumb crazy new IP from Insomniac Games could feature an 8 co-op multiplayer mode.
Phantom Dust: one of the most originals games on Xbox could come back on Xbox One.
3rd Party game exclusively on Xbox One: long rumored in the internet. Microsoft could have secured a multiplatform game just for Xbox One. Some rumors pointed out about the timeframe of this exclusivity and it could be an only for One game for some months.
Crackdown 3: The game could be announced today.
Halo: The Master Chief Collection: The Chief in glorious 1080p and 60fps only on Xbox 1.
Dance Central: Spotlight: The fourth entry in the hit dance series developed by Harmonix has been rated on the ESRB page for Xbox One.
E3 2014 Sony rumors & leaks
Sony made the decision to show all their weapons in their conference. However, Microsoft have slightly detailed Halo 5, Forza Horizon 2 and showed footage from Sunset Overdrive before their conference.
Most likely Sony will show Uncharted 4, more footage from The Order: 1886, Project Beast and, maybe, they are going to be enough bold to show the new Guerrilla Games open world RPG.
PlayStation 4+PS Vita bundle: rumored before, it could be materialized in hours.
Guerrilla Games and its new IP: apparently the dutch studio is working on a new IP. Probably would be an open world RPG with robots, dinosaurs and some mediaeval stuff. Something unique.
Uncharted 4: Bruce Straley and Neil Druckmann lead the fate of Nathan Drake now.
Project Beast: From Software meets Japan Studio. Some voices claims Project Beast will be unveiled as Demon’s Souls 2.
PS4 and PS3 new models: Sony registers two new models of hardware, one related to PS4 and another one to PS3. A new skin for PS4 could reach the shelves.
The Last of Us PS4: This remaster could be available in October.
Final Fantasy Type-0: the long awaited PSP game could reach the occidental market.
Guns Up!: Sony registered this brand, apparently unrelated to other Sony’s projects.
God of War: Ascension: A new remaster could reach the PS4 shore.
A cocktail of rumors: Sony could present a new WipEout, a new exclusive game from Ninja Theory, a new Syphon Filter and more, much more…
E3 2014 Nintendo rumors & leaks
Nintendo would still have some aces under their sleeve. The Legend of Zelda U should have its moment during the Nintendo conference. Mario always come to rescue the princess and Nintendo, the plumber could reveal a new platform game for Wii U. In Nintendo we trust.
Mario Maker: this new IP could be announced at E3 2014. Nintendo have decided to share with the community their level editor of New Super Mario Bros. franchise (It’s just a joke).
Pokémon Emerald version: Nintendo trademarked this brand in Japan, is another Pokémon remake coming to 3DS?
A big new 3DS game: if we conferring some credibility to some rumors, Nintendo could reveal a big game for 3DS. Any bets?
New hardware by Nintendo: the Big N is in constantly evolution, we could see their new step in the industry.
E3 2014 Multiplatform rumors & leaks
Multiplatform games establish a brotherhood between users of different machines or create the foundations to wage a cruelty war based on arbitraries aspects.
Assassin’s Creed: Unity: Four player co-op for the campaign rumored.
Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain: The E3 trailer has been leaked
Prey 2: a lot of documents were leaked about this game and Bethesda confirmed a project for E3 (It won’t be Fallout 4), there are chances for Prey 2.
Battlefield: Hardline: EA will expand the info upon the Visceral’s games vision of Battlefield.
Call of Duty: Advance Warfare: Will this game finally available on Wii U?
Resident Evil: Capcom could expose a new Resident Evil game based on Revelations, in that vein.
Hero by Ubisoft: A game influenced by the superheroes trend. Characters with wielding powers.
Mortal Combat X: drag some spinal bones with care. It’s official, so it will be at E3.
Shenmue: Sega trademarked Shenmue in Japan. It’s the cradle of all rumors, therefore it has to be in this article.
Tomb Raider: Square-Enix registered domains for “Rise Of The Tomb Raider” and “Lara Croft And The Temple Of Osiris”
Dummy game by Bethesda: this game was listed by Amazon.
City Stories by Rockstar: a new portable GTA game could be on the way.
Rockstar new project for PS4 and One: The mother of GTA could be developing a new game for PS4 and Xbox One slated to be released in 2015.
Judas Code: Japanese developer tri-Ace (Star Ocean, Valkyrie Profile) registered this title a few days ago. Third-party exclusive game incoming?
Mass Effect 4 and Deus Ex new game: two incoming must-have games.
Dead Island 2: Andrew Lamb (Storyboard Artist & Creative) has worked in this game according his portfolio in Linkedin, so it’s plausible that Techland will unveil Dead Island 2 in the following days. However, hard to believe, because of Techland is working on Dying Light, Hellraid and Dead Island: Epidemic right now. Nevertheless, Techland could announce the game in an early stage of development.
This article has been created whereas his author was listening Michael Monroe, Danko Jones, Disturbed and some Rock & Roll from the eighties.