Konami has claimed the mantle of “very first sport publisher to pull out of E3 2021,” formally asserting its conclusion on Twitter.
The tweet points out that Konami–originally introduced to be an E3 2021 attendee in early April–“will not be prepared to present at E3 this calendar year.” The assertion also tells Konami supporters “we are in deep advancement on a variety of vital projects, so you should continue to be tuned for some updates in the coming months.”
In a statement to GameSpot, an ESA agent said the subsequent: ‘We assistance our spouse Konami’s selection to not participate in E3 this calendar year and are enthusiastic to see what they’ll be saying in the foreseeable future when they’re all set to do so. We can not wait for their return to E3 2022, but in the meantime, we glimpse forward to sharing all of the really-anticipated reveals, programming and so substantially extra at this year’s E3.”
E3 2021 has been confirmed as an all-digital function, to be held June 12-15. Companies that have signed on to the event incorporate Xbox, Nintendo, Capcom, Ubisoft, Consider-Two Interactive, Warner Bros. Video games, and Koch Media.