E3 - The Most Successful Video Game Show in the World
More than 2,400 new titles spanning 14 genres filled an unprecedented 550,000 net square feet of space at the Los Angeles Convention Center, giving interactive entertainment professionals from around the globe a glimpse of the latest computer and video game software titles at the industry's most widely attended event.
Action games top the list as the most popular category of interactive software, according to the survey, followed by children's, puzzle and family games. Other popular genres include sports, adventure and education and edutainment.
Other E3 2000 Exhibitor Survey highlights include:
Interactive software developers and publishers rank multi-player network capabilities as the most important technology to impact interactive entertainment in the coming year
Reinforcing the importance of game characters and franchises in mainstream culture, more than 100 titles are under consideration for television or film development
455 new titles feature sports and celebrity figures