Welcome to another Weekly News Wrap-UP! It’s been a busy week with E3 leaks aplenty and rumors galore, making E3 2018 one of the most talked about events. This is always a very exciting time of year for a gamer, so let’s get started on what topped the list this week! This is the weekly news wrap-up – May 13th.

Square Enix E3 2018 Conference Announced

Gamers everywhere were delighted to hear earlier this week that Square Enix is having a Conference at this years E3! This could potentially be quite the show to see, considering it’s been a few years since their last appearance. Maybe there are some major surprise announcements to make?

Square Enix E3 2018 Conference Date Announced

EA’s Anthem Coming Spring 2019? 

EA had an open call that investors could listen in on for their yearly fiscal financial results for 2018. Anthem came up during the call with a targeted release window as well as some other interesting info! The Star Wars Battlefront 2 loot box controversy could play a huge impact as to how the public receives this game.

EA’s Anthem Is Coming Spring 2019

 

Microsoft Gearing up for a New Studio?

Sony Santa Monica, meet Microsoft Santa Monica! Xbox looks to be gearing up to go toe to toe with their new neighbors, hiring people to work on “AAAA?” titles. Yes, AAA too.. basically the same thing right?

http://www.ticgn.com/news/microsoft-is-hiring-for-a-new-california-team/

 

Is Nier: Automata Coming to Xbox? 

First Crash Bandicoot, then Hellblade and now Nier!? The highly acclaimed game Nier: Automata looks like it may be making its way over to the Xbox One platform.

http://www.ticgn.com/xbox/a-nier-automata-might-be-coming-to-xbox-one/

New Battlefield Reveal Coming Soon? 

Something major is happening with the Battlefield series, and gamers get to know exactly what is changing near the end of this month! Battlefield 1 was a great installment or the franchise, as WWI was never really put into the spotlight as much as WWII has. Their multiplayer is next level for large player battles, it will be interesting to see how they may change it up again.

http://www.ticgn.com/news/the-next-battlefield-will-be-revealed-on-may-23rd/