Konami announced on its official Twitter account that it’s going to not be at E3 2021. The firm acknowledged it won’t be prepared for E3 “due to timing.” However, Konami assured its viewers that it’s engaged on a number of key tasks, which it can replace folks about within the coming months.

In the previous decade, Konami has not developed or printed video video games on the identical tempo as its youth. However, it launched collections of basic titles within the Contra and Castlevania collection.

With E3 coming in June 2021, companions and sponsors have been asserting their affiliation with and intentions for the expo. Currently, the web site for E3 2021 solely lists its partnering exhibitors and sponsors as Nintendo, Microsoft, Ubisoft, Take-Two Interactive, Capcom, Warner Bros Games, Koch Media, and Konami. It is just not clear if Konami’s inclusion within the listing is an error or solely a supporting position as a sponsor with out an precise presence. Square Enix confirmed its affiliation with the upcoming occasion in April 2021, although it’s not listed on the web site’s predominant web page.

E3 2021 will happen from June 12-15, 2021. After canceling the occasion in 2020, it can return this 12 months in digital format.