E3 2018

E3 2018

Hello and welcome to TrueAchievements’ coverage of the annual Electronics Entertainment Expo (E3)!

To keep things easy for you, we’ve created a centralized location for all your E3 news, including announcements, trailers, screens, and more! Check back often throughout the conference or follow the #TAE3 tag on Twitter for the latest updates.

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All E3 2018 News

E3 2018: Nintendo Fans Will Adore My Time at Portia

Have you ever wished the quaint farming life sims typically only found on Nintendo systems would come to other consoles? If so, My Time at Portia is the game for which you've been wishing. Here's why it's special.

Posted 7 hours ago by Mark Delaney, 8 comments

Take To The Skies With This ACE COMBAT 7: Skies Unknown Trailer

Following up more details and plenty of screenshots about the game, Japanese publisher Bandai Namco have also released a new trailer for upcoming arcade flight sequel Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown.

Posted 8 hours ago by Andy Mills, 6 comments

Adventure Time: Pirates of the Enchiridion Trailer Maroons Finn & Jake

A new trailer has been released showing the setup for upcoming open world tie-in title, Adventure Time: Pirates of the Enchiridion as Finn and Jake awake to find the Ice Kingdom melting and flooding the Land of Ooo.

Posted 9 hours ago by Chewie, 1 comment

E3 2018: Left 4 Dead Fans Need to Pay Attention to These Two Games

A day apart during our E3 trip we saw two games that both unabashedly intend on carrying the torch handed over from Valve's long-dormant Left 4 Dead franchise. Here's why fans of L4D can't afford to miss these two titles.

Posted yesterday by Mark Delaney, 27 comments

E3 2018's Lost Games: Eight No-Shows We Hoped to See

So E3 was pretty good. We had all kinds of major hitters coming out and looking really good, but spectators may have noticed that some of the players didn't quite make it onto the field. This is their story.

Posted yesterday by Kevin Tavore, 84 comments

SEGA Show Some Team Sonic Racing Gameplay At E3

Following the game's announcement before E3 and a trailer at the start of the show, SEGA have shown an extended look from the upcoming Sumo Digital racer Team Sonic Racing. Oh, and also some toast.

Posted yesterday by Andy Mills, 16 comments

E3 2018: Five Takeaways from Our Demo of Anthem

Following the EA Play press conference, I was able to get a front row seat to a 20-minute presentation of the publisher's next big IP, Anthem. Inside you'll find my five biggest takeaways from the next big BioWare epic.

Posted 2 days ago by Mark Delaney, 23 comments

Mercenaries, Treasure Hunters and Settlers Clash in New GreedFall Trailer

GreedFall is an upcoming RPG from Spiders, the studio behind Bound by Flame and The Technomancer, which was first announced last February. A new story trailer has emerged this week as part of E3.

Posted 2 days ago by Chewie, 7 comments

Remedy's Control Has Co-op Multiplayer According to Xbox Store Listing

Remedy Entertainment unveiled their latest project, Control, at E3 a few days ago and an Xbox store page has just gone live which reveals some more key details.

Posted 2 days ago by Jack Watling, 19 comments

Pro Evolution Soccer 2019 Bends it Like Beckham

This year, PES is looking pretty good and they've had three livestreams to show off the game during E3, just in case you missed it the first or second time.

Posted 2 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 9 comments

Ace Combat 7 Details and Screenshots

The game will feature all kinds of weather you'll have to react to and use to your advantage as you fight in a continental war against manned and unmanned aircraft.

Posted 2 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 5 comments

Heavy Fire: Red Shadow Trailer

It's like your favorite turret sections in your favorite World War FPS, but instead you get to do them all of the time. That sounds pretty fun.

Posted 2 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 15 comments

LEGO DC Super-Villains Gets an E3 2018 Gameplay Demo

PlayStation Live's Meredith Molinari sat down with developer TT Games' own Arthur Parsons at this year's E3 event to talk about the team's upcoming and recently announced title, LEGO DC Super-Villains.

Posted 2 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 5 comments

Jump Force Producer Interview, Gameplay Sessions and a Gameplay Mash-Up

Four videos have been releases showcasing plenty of action-packed gameplay from the upcoming Jump Force. We have a Producer interview, two gameplay sessions, and a gameplay mash-up.

Posted 2 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 3 comments

Two Strange Brigade Videos Show Ripping New Features

Two new videos have emerged for Rebellion's soon to be released co-op adventure shooter, Strange Brigade, with both showing more detail on what's new for the game since it was first unveiled at last year's E3.

Posted 2 days ago by Chewie, 3 comments

Shields Arrive in The Division, Use Them to Unlock Rewards in The Division 2

Shields are a series of collectibles that players earn for completing challenges. If players unlock multiple shields, they'll be able to use them to earn rewards in The Division 2.

Posted 3 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 18 comments

Forty Minute Interview for Valkyria Chronicles 4

To get a better look at the game, SEGA hosted a forty minute developer stream where we see our hosts chatting with the developers and going over everything from story to gameplay.

Posted 3 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 0 comments

Rage 2 Preview Interview from E3

They go over things like the open world and how it's designed, vehicles and the ability to go anywhere and gunplay with the Overdrive power, plus there's a heck of a lot more gameplay to go with it.

Posted 3 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 4 comments

Immortal: Unchained's Character Can be Customized

You look exactly how you want to look, as the game will feature a robust character creator that will let you customize everything from gender down to particular hair styles.

Posted 3 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 2 comments

Bungie Explains Why A Well-Known Destiny 2 Character Had to Die

During Sony's E3 conference, the team debuted a trailer showing a well known character paying the ultimate price when things go wrong. In a new interview, the team discusses why they chose to do this.

Posted 3 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 28 comments

Skull and Bones Gameplay Preview Video

We got a look at Skull and Bones at E3. Now, we have a better look at some of the gameplay for the upcoming pirate naval game via a video preview.

Posted 3 days ago by Dave Bricker, 1 comment

The Walking Dead: The Final Season Story Preview

Do you want to know what might be happening in Clem's life during this final season? Telltale has just released a preview of her story in this final series of episodes.

Posted 3 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 8 comments

E3 2018: Everything We Know So Far About Remedy's New Game, Control

From E3 in Los Angeles, we were able to sit down with two game designers from Remedy as they walked us through a demo of their latest game, Control. Here's everything we know so far about the studio's next head-scratcher.

Posted 3 days ago by Mark Delaney, 9 comments

11-11: Memories Retold Gameplay Preview

Bandai Namco is hoping that the game will be able to tell a story that's memorable and impactful on top of being relatively different to its contemporaries in the gaming world.

Posted 3 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 3 comments

Publisher Trailer Confirms Edge of Eternity Still Coming

Spring is almost done and the game was mysteriously absent from E3, which had fans questioning what might be happening with the game. It's still coming.

Posted 3 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 5 comments

Sonic Mania Plus Developers Talk Toasters

In the video below, you'll see a whole lot of conversation about Sonic toasters (seriously, real toasters) and the contents of the collector's edition, and they'll watch the game's trailers.

Posted 3 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 3 comments

Interview with Remedy on Control from E3

In the video, you'll learn about how the combat will work, Jesse's powers, the story, and what exactly the Federal Bureau of Control is and how it was holding back aliens from another dimension.

Posted 3 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 2 comments

A Few New FIFA 19 Details

The new gameplay means that you'll have updated squad tactics, better control of the pitch, and changes to loose balls on the pitch. You'll also have an evolving story that ends in the Champions League.

Posted 3 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 9 comments

Jackbox Party Pack 5's Second Game is Split the Room

The first game is the fan favorite You Don't Know Jack. Today we learned the name of the second game: Split the Room. You'll have to use logic to split the response in the room.

Posted 3 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 0 comments

Soulcalibur VI Gameplay Preview from E3

That legion of fans has been salivating over every drop of gameplay. Now that E3 has arrived, we're finally learning more about the game. This interview has lots of gameplay and details.

Posted 3 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 2 comments

First Details of New PUBG Features

PUBG has created quite a lot of buzz about all the new features, so the team at Inside Xbox decided to organize an interview between Major Nelson and PUBG Corps.

Posted 3 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 5 comments

Forza Horizon 4 Interview from E3

In the interview, Ralph Fulton discussed how the seasons will work and that they'll be synchronized between all players in the game, as well as how the map will be organized.

Posted 3 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 6 comments

Meet E3 2018's Newest ID@Xbox Titles

The ID@Xbox montage trailer included brief glimpses of 27 titles. We've already met 21 of those titles. Here are the others that will all be coming to Xbox One and/or Windows 10 in the future.

Posted 3 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 7 comments

E3 Trailer for Indie Shooter Crazy Justice

It sounds like a lot for a two-man developer to pack into one game, but today's E3 trailer will certainly show you that progress is being made.

Posted 3 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 2 comments

Devil May Cry 5 Interview With Capcom Director Hideaki Itsuno

Ten years is a long time between game sequels. This episode of Inside Xbox features Hideaki Itsuno, the Director of Capcom. He gives some of the backstory behind the game.

Posted 3 days ago by Dave Bricker, 5 comments

First Look at Dead or Alive 6 Gameplay

You can see the gameplay yourself in the latest video from E3 and see how the game has become more friendly to new players while also maintaining the depth fans expect.

Posted 3 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 0 comments

Dying Light 2's Combat Abilities Detailed

Tymon Smektala from Techland discusses the tactical combat parkour elements of Dying Light 2 in this episode of Inside Xbox.

Posted 3 days ago by Dave Bricker, 2 comments

Battlefield V Developers Discuss Operations

In Operations mode, one team attacks while another defends. It can get pretty tense and exciting. Thanks to Inside Xbox, we get to hear Lars and Andreas from DICE talk more about what's coming.

Posted 3 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 1 comment

Just Cause 4 Trailers Released

We have more videos from Just Cause 4 to watch. These are part of the behind-the-scenes videos for Just Cause 4. The first video is about Rico Rodriguez. The second is about The Black Hand.

Posted 3 days ago by Dave Bricker, 1 comment

Sea of Thieves Gets a Patch and Details on New Content

Microsoft's E3 conference had some new announcements for major content patches. You can get some additional details on those updates in the Inside Xbox video.

Posted 3 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 5 comments

TA Podcast: E3 2018 Special

Another year of E3 conference has drawn to a close, and that means we're back with our annual TrueAchievements E3 special.

Posted 3 days ago by Dave Horobin, 2 comments

Telltale Games Currently Developing A Stranger Things Game

As part of a larger partnership that will see Minecraft: Story Mode playable through Netflix, Telltale Games has announced they are working on an adaption of one of the service's most popular originals: Stranger Things.

Posted 3 days ago by Andy Mills, 16 comments

DONTNOD Discusses The Awesome Adventures Of Captain Spirit

After a surprise reveal at Microsoft's E3 conference, DONTNOD's Michael Koch took some time to talk to the folks at Playstation Live about the upcoming Life Is Strange spin-off The Awesome Adventures Of Captain Spirit.

Posted 3 days ago by Andy Mills, 5 comments

Square Enix Talks A Little Bit More About Kingdom Hearts III

In case you haven't seen enough Kingdom Hearts III this E3, Brendan Docherty from Square Enix took some time to talk at Playstation Live about the long-awaited crossover between Disney and the Japanese publisher.

Posted 3 days ago by Andy Mills, 20 comments

Cyberpunk 2077 is an FPS Set in Night City

First and foremost, the game is an FPS. You’ll go into third person in conversations and in vehicles if you wish, but the second to second shooting and exploring will all be FPS.

Posted 3 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 35 comments

A New Rat Infested Plague Tale: Innocence Trailer Gives Us the Heebie Jeebies

Last year we were treated to a rat-infested E3 trailer for Medieval action adventure title A Plague Tale: Innocence. This year, the game's back at E3 with a new trailer that includes even more of the plague-carrying rodents.

Posted 3 days ago by Chewie, 5 comments

Call of Cthulhu Trailer Asks You to Embrace the Madness

It's been precisely one year since we last heard from CYANIDE's upcoming Lovecraftian horror RPG Call Of Cthulhu. Now the game is back at E3 with a new trailer as private investigator Edward Pierce descends into madness.

Posted 3 days ago by Chewie, 8 comments

Sable Goes From Shed to Far-Away Desert Planet

Upcoming exploration adventure game Sable wants to take players to a far-away desert planet that's full of opportunities and places to explore.

Posted 4 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 9 comments

Defiance 2050 Launch Date and Founder’s Packs

Trion Worlds has confirmed a July launch date for free-to-play sci-fi shooter Defiance 2050, and released details of Founder's Packs contents and special rewards for players of the original Defiance.

Posted 4 days ago by Lucy Wood, 4 comments

Shadow of the Tomb Raider Gameplay Demo

A new E3 gameplay video for Shadow of the Tomb Raider talks about traversal, swimming with piranhas, becoming one with the jungle, and exploiting enemy fears.

Posted 4 days ago by Lucy Wood, 11 comments