After its break last year, E3 is really starting to feel like an actual thing again this year. We’ve already heard about a growing list of game publishers that are going to be on board, and now more details are being set in stone thanks to a new host reveal.
E3 2021 will be an all-virtual global event taking place from Saturday, 12th June through to Tuesday 15th. The four-day broadcast will be hosted by Greg Miller, Jacki Jing and Alex ‘Goldenboy’ Mendez, who will be “providing expert-level commentary, publisher and developer interviews and much more.”
Those of you who know your industry peeps might already be familiar with those names, but here’s some info on each for anyone who needs a catch-up:
Greg Miller – Co-founder of online entertainment outlet Kinda Funny, Miller has become one of gaming’s most sought after hosts for various events across the industry. Known for his often comedic and insightful takes, Miller has deep ties to video and podcast content on video game culture, film, television and comics.
Jacki Jing – Emmy-nominated TV journalist and current on-camera host and producer seen on IGN, Nerdist, Funimation and Anime News Network, Jing has hosted several red carpet events and conducted dozens of celebrity interviews for AAA feature films.
Alex “Goldenboy” Mendez – One of the top professional esports commentators, host for multiple fan-favorite games including Fortnite, Halo, Valorant and Overwatch, as well as commentator for NBC’s “The Titan Games.” Mendez recently announced he will also be bringing his comedic styles to G4.
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