Read our E3 2019 dates schedule for every conference and live stream date.
Microsoft significantly expanded its first-party studios in 2018, with the acquisitions of Ninja Theory (Hellblade), Obsidian (The Outer Worlds), Playground (Forza Horizon), Undead Labs (State of Decay), Compulsion (We Happy Few) and InXile Entertainment (Wasteland 3).
While the Xbox E3 2019 briefing will likely focus on software and service updates, this year’s event is expected to unveil its plans for the next xbox console hardware Microsoft first confirmed at E3 2018.
The platform holder is thought to be working on two next-gen Xbox consoles, codenamed Lockhart and Anaconda, which could be unveiled at E3 2019 ahead of planned holiday 2020 launches.
Microsoft is also expected to provide further details about its upcoming game streaming service Project xCloud, ahead of the launch of public trials later this year.
Rival console firm, Sony won’t be attending E3 for the first time in the event’s 24-year history.