Rate the Big 3 press conferences

Discussion in 'General Gaming Discussion' started by shaunj66, Jun 12, 2018.

  1. Microsoft > Nintendo > Sony

    103 vote(s)
  2. Microsoft > Sony > Nintendo

    106 vote(s)
  3. Nintendo > Microsoft > Sony

    156 vote(s)
  4. Nintendo > Sony > Microsoft

    117 vote(s)
  5. Sony > Microsoft > Nintendo

    67 vote(s)
  6. Sony > Nintendo > Microsoft

    79 vote(s)
  1. shaunj66

    shaunj66 Administrator

    Oct 24, 2002
    United Kingdom
    South England
    Now the big 3 developers have held their annual E3 press conferences (and directs), we ask you - How would you rate them?

    Whose conference were you most impressed by and which disappointed you the most?

    Additionally, what were your favourite game announcements this year and what games were you hoping to see that didn't make an appearance?
  2. Tom Bombadildo

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    I forgot
    Where's the D) None of the above option? ;O;

    Don't think I've been "impressed" by any E3 in the last 5 years or so TBH. There were a couple FromSoft games that looked nice, Nioh 2 is nice, and new Halo is neat but other than that nothing really decent this year, just like every year.
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  3. KingVamp

    KingVamp Haaah-hahahaha!

    Sep 13, 2009
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    Like I said in the other thread, I think Nintendo did well, but Microsoft shown the most.

    I really wish they go back to Advanced Wars.
  4. AmandaRose

    AmandaRose The Fallen Angel

    Aug 19, 2015
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    Worst E3 in a long time. Im not excited by any game that was announced.
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  5. graeme122

    graeme122 GBAtemp Regular

    Oct 13, 2007
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    They were all garbage and E3 needs to go. It's dated garbage. Just post trailers on YouTube when you have something new.
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  6. Chary

    Chary Never sleeps.

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    Where do I vote SEGA? Screw the others ;O;
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  7. T-hug

    T-hug Always like this.

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    Oct 24, 2002
    Sony, Nintendo, Microsoft.
    Though Bethesda was my favorite show overall.
    I was hoping for Bloodborne 2, but at least we got to see Sekiro. Also wanted to see Metroid Prime 4 :(

    Ghost of Tsushima was the best looking game for me and my new most wanted.
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  8. Sonic Angel Knight

    Sonic Angel Knight GBAtemp Legend

    May 27, 2016
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    I'll just do a review. Voting won't be enough to fit in the stomach. :ninja:
  9. Joe88

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    Jan 6, 2008
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    Microsoft clearly won by the sheer amount of games shown one after the other along with new stuff even if their wasnt much first party, and sony dropped the ball with the presentation aspect and lack of content besides focusing on a few things, the thing they did focus on were good. And Nintendo was just not good at all, very few things shown, almost everything was known about already and you guessed right, more ports of old games.
  10. Taleweaver

    Taleweaver Storywriter

    Dec 23, 2009
    I'm unsure how to grade things. Nintendo had the most games I'm interested in, but Christ... Smash Bros is a GAME, Nintendo. It's not the second coming. There was no need to talk about every freaking appearance, finishing move, dress and even length of each character (note: I'm not even kidding: they really went into THAT much detail).

    Haven't seen ubisoft yet, but thus far devolver goes for best actual presentation when purely grading the presentation. They had the very minimum of games, but brought them in style.
  11. MrCokeacola

    MrCokeacola GBAtemp Regular

    Feb 26, 2018
    Nintendo Wins Again BABY!
  12. Steena

    Steena GBAtemp Advanced Fan

    Sep 13, 2009
    just as the prophecy predicted, nintendo has won
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  13. WiiU

    WiiU Lurking in the Shadows

    May 7, 2014
    Between worlds of Hyrule & Lorule
    This E3 has been pretty meh.
    Bethesda has to be the best with Doom Eternal and the Elder Scrolls VI (even though its more of an acknowledgement that work has started rather than showcasing).
  14. sarkwalvein

    sarkwalvein There's hope for a Xenosaga port.

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    IMHO, not sure if either Sony's or Microsoft's were the better ones (leaning towards Sony), but quite sure Nintendo's was the most disappointing.
  15. mightymuffy

    mightymuffy fatbaldpieeater

    Nov 6, 2002
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    As a gamer owning all 3 the vote has to go to Microsoft, they showed the most (but did nothing to help their cause selling the Xbone). Sony probably second... true first place goes to Bethesda though: that was, in my opinion, the only 'good' one.
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  16. megabug7

    megabug7 Forum Relic

    Feb 4, 2004
    I would've added Ubisoft to the poll (The Division 2, AC Odyssey, BG&E2)

    Nintendo's was awful - all that SSB coverage and no word on Metroid
    Sony's was a little meh but TLoU Part II was all I was expecting
    Microsoft - SotTR was all I wanted to see (Captain Spirit was good too)
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  17. DBlaze

    DBlaze I don't know what i'm doing.

    Nov 15, 2006
    Nintendo was absolutely lackluster.
    Sony was decent, had the most amount of what i'm personally interested in
    Microsoft won purely by battletoads. Problem with Microsoft is that nothing they ever have is exclusive if you count windows 10 (which no one does)

    These kinds of polls here will always be in favor of Nintendo regardless, considering the amount of Nintendo fans there are here.
    They could show literally nothing new (hey, that's actually what they kinda did) and they would still "win". I guess the only big surprise was that they embraced the Ridley meme
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  18. comput3rus3r

    comput3rus3r GBAtemp Addict

    Aug 20, 2016
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    The poll doesn't surprise me as Nintendo has the most games for people who are not obsessed with gore and violence. cough sony cough.
    Last edited by comput3rus3r, Jun 14, 2018
  19. king_leo

    king_leo Real Hero

    Sep 12, 2009
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    uhhhh Nintendo's E3 was just ports and smash bros (which people are arguing if its a port), Sony and Microsoft actually showed games
  20. leon315

    leon315 POWERLIFTER

    Nov 27, 2013
    Nintendo this year had a shit E3, the show excluding Smash they barely showed nothing, not everyone like this game and honestly Ps4 surprisingly showed more interesting games, THE NEW Spiderman is really cool!
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