E3 2022's 'In Person' Event Has Been Axed
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The ESA has announced this year's E3 will no longer go ahead "in person" due to the pandemic. Here's the full statement via IGN:

“Due to the ongoing health risks surrounding COVID-19 and its potential impact on the safety of exhibitors and attendees, E3 will not be held in person in 2022. We remain incredibly excited about the future of E3 and look forward to announcing more details soon.”

While it's mentioned how it is still "incredibly excited" about the future and has been assumed an online event will replace it, according to a story over on IGN - the ESA can't confirm a digital event just yet.

Geoff Keighley is at least offering an alternative, announcing the Summer Games Fest will make its return:

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