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Here's Your E3 2012 Schedule

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Matrarch
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Posted on 04 June 12 at 14:55
On with the show - this is it!

The curtain is just about to lift on the biggest show in video gaming - the E3! On Friday, we revealed our information hub for the conference, but we figured you'll probably want details on when to tune in to find news about your most anticipated titles. To that end, below we have a list of all the press conferences that are scheduled to take place between E3's start today, June 4th, and its conclusion on Thursday, June 7th.

Since many of you are not solely Xbox 360 owners, we've included all the games that will get press time. This is so you and other aficionados of any title can jump into the TrueAchievements Chat Room and join the E3 discussion.

You can check out live coverage of E3 here:
http://www.gametrailers.com/e3/allaccesslive/

You can also catch information about Xbox at E3 here:
http://www.xbox.com/en-US/Community/E3

Don't forget you can also stream Microsoft's press conference, which will kick off the show at 9:30AM, right from your dashboard.

Now, here's the schedule of events for this year's E3 across all consoles (all times PDT). Take note that, unlike last year, we do have pages set up already for the games that will be at the show, so just go ahead and click on the game name to see what stories we've covered so far! The first five events are the same throughout, but if you want to see further, individualized coverage of the big games at E3, the schedule below is reflective of the stream at IGN, so you can tune in and give everything another look!

Monday, June 4th

9:30am - Microsoft Press Conference
1:00pm - EA Press Conference
3:00pm - Ubisoft Press Conference
6:00pm - Sony Press Conference


Tuesday, June 5th


9:00am - Nintendo Press Conference
1:00pm - Assassin's Creed 3
1:30pm - Secret E3 Game
2:00pm - Tomb Raider
2:20pm - Dead Space 3
2:40pm - Call of Duty: Black Ops 2
3:00pm - Resident Evil 6
3:20pm - LEGO Lord of the Rings
3:40pm - Darksiders II
4:00pm - Forza Horizon
4:20pm - Fable: The Journey
4:40pm - Halo 4
5:00pm - Secret E3 Game
5:20pm - Secret E3 Game
5:40pm - PS All Stars
6:00pm - Star Wars 1313
6:20pm - God of War: Ascension
6:40pm - The Last of Us


Wednesday, June 6th


11:00am - Ni No Kuni
11:20am - Far Cry 3
11:40am - Secret E3 Game
12:00pm - Secret E3 Game
12:20pm - Crysis 3
12:40pm - Sleeping Dogs
2:00pm - Kingdom Hearts 3DS
2:20pm - Hitman: Absolution
2:40pm - http://www.trueachievements.com/Spec-Ops-The-Line-xbox-....htm
3:00pm - Transformers: Fall of Cybertron
3:20pm - The Walking Dead: Episode 2
3:40pm - Dead or Alive 5
4:00pm - LittleBigPlanet Karting
4:20pm - Sly Cooper: Thieves in Time
4:40pm - The Unfinished Swan
5:00pm - The Amazing Spider-Man
5:20pm - Dishonored
5:40pm - XCOM: Enemy Unknown
6:00pm - http://www.trueachievements.com/Borderlands-2-xbox-360.htm
6:20pm - Dust 514
6:40pm - The Elder Scrolls Online


Thursday, June 7th

11:00am - Tekken Tag Tournament 2
11:20am - LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes
11:40am - Persona 4: The Ultimate in Mayanoka Arena
12:00pm - DmC: Devil May Cry
12:20pm - Lost Planet 3
12:40pm - Secret E3 Game
2:00pm - World of Warplanes
2:20pm - Quantum Conundrum
2:40pm - Metro: Last Light
3:00pm - PlanetSide 2
3:20pm - Disney Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two
3:40pm - Aliens: Colonial Marines
4:00pm - LittleBigPlanet Vita
4:20pm - Secret E3 Game
4:40pm - SimCity
5:00pm - Star Trek

There you have it! What games on the list are you most excited about? Any wagers as to what the secret games will be?

Keep your browsers fixed to TA's E3 2012 hub for all the Xbox info you'll need from E3:
http://www.trueachievements.com/E3.htm

Once again, here's the chatroom link:
TrueAchievements Chat

Enjoy the show, everyone!
xxWOJOxx
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Posted on 04 June 12 at 14:57
Pumped to see the Star Trek game in action and HALO 4!!!
Reaver Liem
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Posted on 04 June 12 at 15:00
No Gears of War?
.:REAVER LIEM:.
Matrarch
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Posted on 04 June 12 at 15:01
Reaver Liem said:No Gears of War?Will likely be during the MS show. Note that most games get 20 minutes. MS was a couple hours. :)
RuukuSukotto
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Posted on 04 June 12 at 15:02, Edited on 04 June 12 at 15:12 by RuukuSukotto
Anything Sonic or Dragonball (minus Kinect) feel free to let me know, other than that, the only things I'm looking forward to are Halo 4 and Far Cry 3.

Edit:
Transformers too!
Cannot believe I missed that... facepalm
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Posted on 04 June 12 at 15:04
Reaver Liem said:No Gears of War?Think that is part of Microsofts press conference... I am sure I read that a trailer is going to be released with that
XM lurkio XIII - gonna be taking a break from the xbox this weekend, need to spend some time sorting the house/garden
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Posted on 04 June 12 at 15:05
Reaver Liem said:No Gears of War?it'll be one of the secret games, well at least that's my bet
Reaver Liem
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Matrarch said:Reaver Liem said:No Gears of War?Will likely be during the MS show. Note that most games get 20 minutes. MS was a couple hours. :)Really hope so. I want to see how its going to play with the changes in it.
.:REAVER LIEM:.
DeadmanThirteen
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Posted on 04 June 12 at 15:13
What's the time difference from LA to UK?
Kennyannydenny - I just have too many games to play and too little time
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Posted on 04 June 12 at 15:14
most looking forward to dawnguard for Skyrim... after that Halo 4 and then the new gears...
JimmyTheKidd02
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Posted on 04 June 12 at 15:15
Hopefully there is a new Batman game that continues from Arkham City; maybe more about a possible Joker & Harley baby...???
JimmyTheKidd02
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Posted on 04 June 12 at 15:15
It's not from the Dashboard. Search for the "Live Event Player App" (the App who had a while ago that Metal Music Awards "Live" with the Black Carpet).
Game On!
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Posted on 04 June 12 at 15:17
Outside of the Microsoft Press Conference, I'm probably just going to skip out on the rest of E3.
TA keeps me regular on my gaming news, so it's not like I'd have to keep checking for streaming sessions intently. xD
wes coasn
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Posted on 04 June 12 at 15:17
I want to see what Microsoft has to say.
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Deadman XIII said:What's the time difference from LA to UK?that's 17:15/05:15 PM UK Time. 18:15 Main Europe.

In less then a hour from now ;).
Game On!
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RuukuSukotto said:Anything Sonic or Dragonball (minus Kinect) feel free to let me know, other than that, the only things I'm looking forward to are Halo 4 and Far Cry 3.I read online somewhere that they were rereleasing the dragonball budokai tenkaichi games as a HD collection
Oh and Ruuku for the best website for DragonBall news check out
http://www.daizex.com/

Also I'm pretty sure they might talk about Sonic Adventure 2 hopefully. The one with the Chao Heaven and Hell gardens.
Tridenter
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Posted on 04 June 12 at 15:20
No more Castlevania? Boo.

And it was already confirmed Rod would be unveiling Gears during Microsoft's conference.
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I'm sorry for not giving a crap about halo or the other heavy hitters... but I flipped when I saw lego lord of the rings. Can't wait for both lego titles!
RuukuSukotto
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Silent iz loud said:RuukuSukotto said:Anything Sonic or Dragonball (minus Kinect) feel free to let me know, other than that, the only things I'm looking forward to are Halo 4 and Far Cry 3.I read online somewhere that they were rereleasing the dragonball budokai tenkaichi games as a HD collection
Oh and Ruuku for the best website for DragonBall news check out
http://www.daizex.com/

Also I'm pretty sure they might talk about Sonic Adventure 2 hopefully. The one with the Chao Heaven and Hell gardens.
Yeah, SA2 is what I'm hoping for, also about the HD collection, yeah I read about that somewhere, seen it was also listed on a site too, it'll be great if it's true, the Budokai Tenkaichi games is my favourite series by far.
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No clue if any of this is true so don't shoot the messenger. Courtesy of Epic Forums and x360a.org:

Gears of War: Judgment will feature class based multiplayer and a campaign set 15 years before the events of Gears of War.

That’s according to Game Informer, the latest issue of which carries an exclusive reveal for the People Can Fly developed project.

Playing multiplayer as a COG you can either be an engineer, a soldier, a medic or a scout. Each of the classes is a speciality of one of the characters in the game.

Damon Baird is the engineer, carrying a Gnasher and Blowtorch. He can deploy sentry turrets and repair damaged defences. Augustus Cole, meanwhile, is the soldier, armed with a Lancer and a Boomshot. He can deploy ammo crates and can top up the engineer's Blowtorch ammo.

The other characters are Sophia Hendricks and Garron Paduk. Hendricks is the medic, armed with a Lancer and a Snub pistol, as well as Stim Gas grenades. Her ability is to use grenades to revive downed team mates. Paduk, meanwhile, is the scout, armed with a Longshot and a Snub pistol, as well as a beacon grenade.

The Locusts carry different skills and abilities. The Wretch can leap over hazards, the Ticker can eat defences and grenades, the Kantus can heal teammates, the Grenadier specialises in grenades, the Bloodmount specialises in melee, the Mauler carries a shield, the Serapede provides ranged support and the Corpser can move underground.

There new mode is called Overrun and is inspired by Team Fortress and DOTA. You get two timed five-vs-five rounds with one side defending objectives. In the case of the COG, you have to protect two sealed Emergence Holes and a Hammer of Dawn beacon.

Unsurprisingly, character progression and levelling up plays a part.

The campaign itself is set 15 years before Gears of War, following Baird and his squad as they stand trial for transgression against the Coalition of Governments. apparently, the squad are accused of desertion, cowardice, trespassing, theft of military tech and treason by COG leader Colonel Loomis.

The setting is Halvo Bay. It’s the home of the Onyx Guard Academy and is inspired by San Francisco.