E3 2015: Sony Press Conference Summary and Round-Up

Posted on Jun 16 2015 - 8:01am by Shak

Sony’s E3 2015 press conference, which was scheduled to take place at 6PM Pacific Time on Monday June 15, 2015 has finished. Here is a summary and round-up of all the biggest announcements and the main details that you need to know from the event.

  • Trailer montage.
  • The Last Guardian re-announced, gameplay shown. Coming 2016, PS4.
  • Shuhei Yoshida on stage to introduce Guerrilla Games
  • Horizon: Zero Dawn announced – Dinobots, hunting gameplay. Looks action-adventure based, 3rd person, couldn’t see any RPG elements from the trailer.
  • Hitman announced – PS4 console-exclusive beta. 6 exclusive DLC contracts for PS4.
  • Street Fighter 5 trailer, July 23rd exclusive beta for PS4.
  • No Man’s Sky gameplay showcased.
  • Media Molecule new IP, Dreams. Weird game creation game.
  • Firewatch, PS4 timed exclusive announced.
  • Adam Boyes takes the stage
    • Destiny The Taken King announced, September 15, 2015. Exclusive PS4 content.
    • Assassin’s Creed Syndication trailer shows Evie Frye, female assassin. Exclusive missions for PS4.
    • World of Final Fantasy game announced for PS4/Vita. Coming 2016.
    • Final Fantasy 7 Remake announced!!! Timed exclusive for PS4, no release date.
    • Devolver Digital indie game montage.
    • Shenmue 3 Kickstarter launched on stage with Yu Suzuki.
    • Batman Arkham Knight exclusive PS4 missions – Scarecrows Nightmare.
  • Morpheus game RIGS announced, Guerrilla Cambridge, co-op 3v3 battles.
  • PS Vue now rolled out in San Francisco and Los Angeles, first TV services to allow individual channel subscriptions. Will be a discount for PS+ members.
  • Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 demo showing co-op, out November 6, 2015. Map packs timed exclusive for PS4. Beta in August also a timed exclusive.
  • Disney Infinity 3.0 PS exclusive starter pack featuring Boba Fett. Two games, Star Wars Twilight of the Republic, and Rise Against the Empire announced. Out Fall 2015.
  • Star Wars Battlefront gameplay demo.
  • Uncharted 4 gameplay demo, no release date.