Sat. Jan 28th, 2023
Live blog: VR and some games at Sony's pre-E3 2016 press conference (9p ET)

Before E3 kicks off properly on Tuesday, Sony will reveal its plans for the show at a press conference from the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. Ars will be there on Monday, June 13 at 6pm PDT (9pm EDT; 2am Tuesday UK time) to blog the event live.

The big rumors surrounding Sony ahead of this year’s E3 have all revolved around an anticipated “PlayStation 4K” mid-cycle update to the PlayStation 4 hardware. Sony confirmed those reports just days ago, but said the hardware wouldn’t be ready to be shown off at E3.

That leaves the upcoming PlayStation VR headset as the only likely hardware focus for the press conference. This is the last E3 before Sony finally releases its PlayStation VR hardware to the masses, so expect an intense push to show off VR’s potential in the living room. There will likely be showcases for some of the software launching at the same time in October.

On the software side, expect news about previously announced games like Horizon: zero dawn and Detroit: become human. Sony will probably talk too Destiny and the upcoming expansion (although that game is also on the Xbox One). As for new exclusive offers, we’ve heard rumors that a new one God of war title may be in the works. And Metal Gear solid creator Hideo Kojima, recently freed from Konami and working on a PS4 console exclusive, could also appear…

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