5,000 Products on Display at E3Expo
Posted on May 6, 2005More than 1,000 computer and video games and related products will make their debut at the 11th annual Electronic Entertainment Expo 2005 (E3Expo) May 18 - 20, according to exhibitor survey data released by the show's owner, the Entertainment Software Association (ESA). The sold-out show will host more than 400 interactive entertainment companies in more than 540,000 net square feet of exhibit space at the Los Angeles Convention Center (LACC). The E3Expo 2005 can also be seen through E3Insider, the show's official consumer website.
Overall, more than 5,000 products will be shown at E3Expo 2005. The nearly 300 exhibitors who participated in the survey were asked to provide details of what they consider to be their top-ten products at the event. According to survey respondents, top-ten titles at E3Expo 2005 will fall into the following categories:
- Action/Adventure games (19 percent)
- Role Playing games (13 percent)
- Sports/Driving/Racing games (11 percent)
- Child/Family games (6 percent)
- Strategy games (5 percent)
- Simulation games (4 percent)
- Educational/Edutainment games (3 percent)
- Arcade games (3 percent)
- Other games (4 percent)
E3Expo is a trade show for computer and video games and related products. The show, now in its eleventh year, is owned by the Entertainment Software Association (ESA), the U.S. association serving the business and public affairs needs of the companies publishing interactive games for video game consoles, handheld devices, personal computers, and the Internet.