Square Enix E3 2019: Conference Date, Time, Predictions, and Announcements

Square Enix conference is scheduled for today, June 10 at 6pm PT/9pm ET (June 11 at 2am UK/11am AET), and if you like Marvel’s Avengers, you’re going to really like what Square is bringing to E3. Months of speculation led to the official announcement Square Enix’s Avengers game is coming to E3, and the biggest movie of the year is likely going to be one of the biggest games of E3.

After three years away from the E3 spotlight, Square Enix returned in 2018 with a pre-recorded, Direct-style showcase. The half-hour presentation featured 10 games in total, though it made only two new announcements: Babylon’s Fall, a new adventure from the famed action studio PlatinumGames, and Human Head’s The Quiet Man, which went on to earn the unfortunate title of Metacritic’s worst-reviewed game of 2018.

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Hitman May Live on at Square Enix Without IO Interactive

Despite Square Enix’s recent parting of ways with Hitman developer IO Interactive, it looks like stealth action franchise may continue on at the publisher.

When Square Enix first announced its decision to part with IO Interactive, the fate of the Hitman series was unclear. However, according to an English transcript from the company’s recent briefing with investors (via GameSpot), Square Enix is looking to continue to series.

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Square Enix Shows Off Final Fantasy XV PC Tech Test

At GDC 2017, Final Fantasy XV director Hajime Tabata went into more detail on the game’s development.

He unveiled a video showing the game captured on Nvidia’s latest GTX 1080 Ti is Nvidia’s graphics card, and its power looks set to exceed the insanely expensive Titan X.

The tech demo shows off various environments from the game with various additions to show off the lighting, and there are some interesting other changes, like a monster truck version of the Regalia car.

Of course, there is currently no PC version of Final Fantasy XV, but Tabata has previously expressed the desire to bring it to the platform. There are currently no plans for a Nintendo Switch version, however.

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Square Enix Considering Final Fantasy 14 for Nintendo Switch

Reports suggest Square Enix is considering bringing its MMORPG Final Fantasy XIV to the Nintendo Switch.

According to The Sixth Axis and Nova Crystallis, the statement was made at the Final Fantasy XIV Fan Festival in Frankfurt (surely one of the more beautiful bits of alliteration in the video game world) this weekend. After talk of bringing Final Fantasy XIV to the Xbox One a few months ago, it seems Nintendo’s upcoming console could be on the list too.

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