Sure, E3 was cancelled this yr, however don’t worry. One other present has appeared.
Rising from the grave of E3 is EEK3, an annual indie showcase organised by Haunted PS1.
Because the identify would counsel, Haunted PS1 is a neighborhood devoted to indie video games which can be reviving the 90s period of gaming with bizarre and uncanny aesthetics. EEK3 specifically focuses on retro horror video games and has a penchant for the low-fi, low-poly choices its neighborhood brings.
Requires submissions for this yr’s livescream (noun, a livestream with loads of scares) went out in March.
EEK3 2022 shall be premiering on nineteenth August which, funnily sufficient, is a Fri(ght)day. Haunted PS1 posted an announcement trailer with the date on its Twitter account.
This yr the spooky season begins early! Indie retro horror video games showcase #EEK3 returns on Friday the nineteenth!
Showcasing a big number of video games wearing glamorous low-fi aesthetics of the late 90s and early ’00s
Get able to rejoice COOL GAMES! #EEK32022 👻💀💿🥳 8/19/2022 pic.twitter.com/u74TWhN8zN
— HauntedPS1 (@HauntedPs1) August 1, 2022
The earlier EEK3 displays are archived on Haunted PS1’s YouTube channel for those who fancy going again and rewatching them.
Instances for when the showcase begins have not been revealed but, so we’ll be holding a watch out for when they’re introduced. Till then, squeak you later…