ESA has confirmed 245 exhibitors have signed up for this year’s show to date, while also recieving "robust attendee registration".
Michael D. Gallagher, president and CEO of the ESA, said: "The world is coming to the E3 Expo this June. With groundbreaking announcements expected from computer and video game publishers and developers, this year’s E3 Expo is going to be the main event for the entertainment industry in 2010."
Electronic Arts CEO John Riccitiello is equally as optimistic. "This summer, the ESA will host the biggest and best E3 ever," he said. "All the best games and all the best developers will be together in LA to unveil new titles and celebrate the creativity and new technology that makes gaming so much fun."
Analyst Michael Pachter chimes in: "I expect the 2010 E3 to be one of the most exciting in years, with the type of impactful breaking news we have learned to expect from the show. This year’s E3 will be the launching pad for hardware and software innovations that could change the industry for years."
E3 runs from June 15 to June 17.