Gamescom 2013 will once again be held at the Koelnmesse in Cologne, Germany, on August 21st to 25th, 2013. This will mark the fifth edition of the annual consumer and trade show for games. This year, there are 635 exhibitors slated to show their wares (up from 603 in 2012).
|More than 400 innovations will be on show, including the new console generation for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Nintendo Wii U. Numerous exhibitors will be expanding their presentation areas. More than 275,000 visitors from over 80 countries are expected to attend, including over 24,500 trade visitors and the most important dealers and buyers from Europe and the rest of the world.|
We know that Rockstar won't be present at GC as always, but there could always be some surprises from them
Both Sony and Microsoft have announced that they are announcing some surprises for their shows this year.
We expect to see more of PS4 and Xbox One...as well as many many more news of the upcoming games, and a few new announced as well.
GamesCom 2009 - N/A on GTAF
GamesCom 2010 - http://www.gtaforums...howtopic=457051
GamesCom 2011 - http://www.gtaforums...howtopic=484276
GamesCom 2012 - http://www.gtaforums...howtopic=520637
Most Interesting games shown:
Links to the most interesting games/videos/screenshots/news/announcements will be tallied up in the first post at the end of the press shows for those who miss the live streams and would like a recap.
Press Conference times/links:
Sony - 20th August @ 18:00 UK / 19:00 CET
Microsoft - 20th August @ TBA (rumor says they wont broadcast their conference http://www.gamepur.c...a-briefing.html )
EA - 20th August @ 15:00 UK / 16:00 CET
Ubisoft won't hold a conference, but will have its own booth as well as the other exibitors who also aren't holding theirs.