Square Enix has revealed that it has plans to announce “several” new titles round July and August. As reported by Gematsu, the corporate was requested about its plans for the 12 months throughout a current stockholders assembly, to which it reiterated that as a result of occasion cancellations stemming from Covid-19, video games will likely be introduced individually. The first batch is predicted to be revealed beginning subsequent month.
A translation of the Q&A courtesy of Gematsu is as follows:
Question: Normally, you’d announce new video games at E3, however how has coronavirus affected your plans this 12 months?
Answer: We would usually announce new video games at E3, sure. We had deliberate to have a press convention as a alternative occasion, however have been unable to take action since property weren’t full. We’ll be asserting new titles individually because the timing permits. Several will debut round July to August.
Square Enix can be anticipated to make a digital look on the upcoming Tokyo Game Show.
In late May, Square Enix mentioned that it has no plans to carry digital occasions of its personal in lieu of the cancelled showcases as a result of Covid-19 had make it unimaginable for the corporate to place one thing collectively in coordination with its geographically dispersed groups.
“Our group will not be live streaming its own event because the coronavirus pandemic will prevent us from assembling all the visual assets from the various studios and titles,” mentioned Square Enix. “We intend to unveil new titles going forward on an individual basis at the appropriate timing.”