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E3 2018 by the numbers: 162 games, 67 New IP shown and more stats

As the busiest time of the year for video game announcements, E3 can be a tough show to keep up with. Between the trailer-packed press conferences, the on-floor indie game reveals and multiple big studios like EA and Microsoft hosting their own events outside E3 proper, news is constantly flooding in from all sides at once.

To save you the trouble of loading up on coffee and bouncing from website to website for your video game fix, we've created this simple one-stop hub for all the E3 2018 news you could need. Below you'll find a running tally of all the games shown at E3 2018 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and PC as well as some interesting statistics on the show as a whole. If you want even more detail, you can click through to complete games lists for each system with genre information, trailers, release dates and more.


The latest PS4 games shown at E3 2018

Name Developer Release date Genre Description Trailer
SNK Heroines: Tag Team Frenzy NIS America 7 September 2018 Fighting A 2D, 2v2 fighting game that features the most popular female characters from SNK games like The King of Fighters. Watch trailer
Overcooked 2 Ghost Town Games 7 August 2018 Multiplayer puzzler The co-operative cooking game gets even more hectic with new environments, online multiplayer and the ability to throw ingredients. Watch trailer
Spider-Man Insomniac Games 7 September 2018 Action Adventure Everyone's favourite web-slinger shows off his new moves as he attempts to stop some of his most iconic villains from staging a prison escape. Watch trailer
Nioh 2 Team Ninja N/A Action Adventure Confirmation that the Japanese-themed Souls-like action RPG is getting a sequel. Watch trailer
Death Stranding Kojima Productions N/A Action Adventure Kojima finally shows off what his bizarre new game looks like in action. Whether it's traversing a barren landscape with robot in tow or lugging a dead body on your back, this game still looks as absurd as ever. Watch trailer

Check out the full list of PS4 games shown at E3 2018

The latest Xbox One games shown at E3 2018

Name Developer Release date Genre Description Trailer
Overcooked 2 Ghost Town Games 7 August 2018 Multiplayer puzzler The co-operative cooking game gets even more hectic with new environments, online multiplayer and the ability to throw ingredients. Watch trailer
Kingdom Hearts 3 Square Enix 29 January 2019 RPG Pirates of the Caribbean joins the Disney universe in the long-awaited third instalment of Kingdom Hearts. Watch trailer
Resident Evil 2 Capcom 25 January 2019 Survival horror Taking cues from Resident Evil VII, Capcom is remaking Resident Evil 2 from the ground up. The game features a new over-the-shoulder camera perspective as well as modernised controls. Watch trailer
Control Remedy 2019 Action adventure A brief but tantalising look at the next game from Remedy. Starring a kick-arse female protagonist, Control lets you wreak havoc with physics-defying telekinetic powers. Watch trailer
Destiny 2: Forsaken Bungie 4 September 2018 First-person shooter A sneak peek at the story coming in the next addition to Destiny 2. Watch trailer

Check out the full list of Xbox One games shown at E3 2018

The latest PC games shown at E3 2018

Name Developer Release date Genre Description Trailer
Overcooked 2 Ghost Town Games 7 August 2018 Multiplayer puzzler The co-operative cooking game gets even more hectic with new environments, online multiplayer and the ability to throw ingredients. Watch trailer
Kingdom Hearts 3 Square Enix 29 January 2019 RPG Pirates of the Caribbean joins the Disney universe in the long-awaited third instalment of Kingdom Hearts. Watch trailer
Resident Evil 2 Capcom 25 January 2019 Survival horror Taking cues from Resident Evil VII, Capcom is remaking Resident Evil 2 from the ground up. The game features a new over-the-shoulder camera perspective as well as modernised controls. Watch trailer
Control Remedy 2019 Action adventure A brief but tantalising look at the next game from Remedy. Starring a kick-arse female protagonist, Control lets you wreak havoc with physics-defying telekinetic powers. Watch trailer
Destiny 2: Forsaken Bungie 4 September 2018 First-person shooter A sneak peek at the story coming in the next addition to Destiny 2. Watch trailer

Check out the full list of PC games shown at E3 2018

The latest Nintendo Switch games shown at E3 2018

Name Developer Release date Genre Description Trailer
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Nintendo 7 December 2018 Fighting All characters from every Super Smash Bros. game make their return in the largest Smash game yet. Fighters like Link, Fox and Mario have been upgraded with new moves inspired by their latest Switch games. Watch trailer
The World Ends With You Square Enix Spring 2018 RPG From Nintendo DS to Nintendo Switch, this quirky 2D RPG gets another chance to charm your pants off. Watch trailer
SNK Heroines: Tag Team Frenzy NIS America 7 September 2018 Fighting A 2D, 2v2 fighting game that features the most popular female characters from SNK games like The King of Fighters. Watch trailer
Wasteland 2: Director's Cut InXile Entertainment N/A Turn-based RPG Brave a post-apocalyptic world on the go with Wasteland 2 for Nintendo Switch. Watch trailer
Carcassonne Asmodee Digital N/A Board game The much-loved strategy board game sees new digital life on the Nintendo Switch Watch trailer

Check out the full list of Nintendo Switch games shown at E3 2018

E3 2018 facts and figures

Total games shown 162
Total PS4 games 78
Total Xbox One games 89
Total PC games 106
Total Nintendo Switch games 45
Number of new IP 67
Games releasing in 2018 86
Games releasing in 2019 36


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