Coronavirus has not been safe yet. Scientists have not discovered the vaccines. Coronavirus appears to have a lot of influences for world events. It is threatening will cancele some events in the world.
Previously, Coachella, the organizer planned will hold in the middle of April. Lately, rumors said it will be canceled. This time, the organizer of of E3 event, the biggest game exhibition in the world, has canceled the event officially.
E3 is the Electronic Entertainment Expo. It is an exhibition for the world’s biggest video game makers and fans. They officially canceled it. It Organized by ESA (The Entertainment Software Association). It aims of trading-event for video game makers or game accessories as well as game producers attend to.
The organizer, ESA, scheduled the event for the upcoming 9-11 June in Los Angeles. Nevertheless, recently they announced on their website that it canceled due to Coranavirus (COVID- 19 VIRUS).
On their website, e3expo.com mentioned that having to make a difficult decision. It considered the health and safety of all people. There are employees, exhibitors, partners, and fans because of Coronavirus. They decided in making the decision. It based on discussion and consultation with members of their company.
They also mentioned that they felt disappointed not to be able to hold the exhibition. At the same time, they will provide full refunds for attendees by using their information.
The last, they mentioned that will hold online events. They will update the announcement in June. Also, they will rearrange E3 2021 well to recover the disappointment of the canceled E3 2020.
As a result, when they announced it on Wednesday (11th March) successfully made fans, exhibitors, and organizers feel disappointed. However, for the good and safety of all, is likely they will replace it by digital experience. Each game company will announce it soon. Such as Microsoft, Ubisoft, Nintendo, or Square Enix plans to do a digital experience.
As the purpose of the E3 exhibition, the gaming industry showcased a variety of new things from their game. Obviously, it would not rule out the possibility for them to hold an online event (digital experience) for fans out there. Let’s wait for the announcement.