The Sights Of The Tokyo Game Show

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Today was the first day of this year’s Tokyo Game Show. It was a business day, which means the show wasn’t open to the public. But here’s your inside look.

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Actually, let’s start with an outside look.

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Now on to the Tokyo Game Show’s innards.

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Sony, Bandai Namco, Sega, Tecmo Koei, Square Enix and Konami all have huge booths, as you’d expect. Capcom’s booth is, like it is every year, truly impressive.

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But there are some surprises on the show floor, including a massive PUBG booth, gaming chair booths and a bigger PC presence than in the past.

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This is also the first time in several years that Level-5 has rolled out a TGS booth. 

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Originally from Texas, Ashcraft has called Osaka home since 2001. He has authored six books, including most recently, The Japanese Sake Bible.

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Uhhhh have some of those games been announced? I cant remember a God Eater 3 announcement