E3 Day 0 - Highlights

June 1 2009

So if you are not following my Twitter Stream where I covered Microsoft, EA, and Ubisoft press conferences, here is an overview of the announcements:

Microsoft


EA
Ubisoft
  • Working with James Cameron on Avatar movie and game
  • Working with Pele on World of Champions: Football (soccer)
  • Tom Clancey's Splinter Cell: Conviction is very real time
  • Lot of casual stuff I could care less about
  • A new TMNT game to celebrate 25 years of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles - and yes I feel old now
  • Assassin's Creed 2 - set in Venice during the time of Leonardo di Vinci

Tomorrow brings us the Sony and Nintendo press conferences and the official opening of E3 and the games showcase