Many of the rumors about the reveal date were actually correct. Microsoft will be hosting an event on Tuesday, May 21st at 10:00 am PST to announce it’s new console. It will be hosted from Microsoft’s campus in Redmond, Washington.
If you’re interested in seeing what the new console has to offer, and I’m sure you are, Microsoft will be streaming the event live on Xbox.com and Spike TV. The official blog post from Microsoft says that this will merely be a “taste” and a larger lineup of games will be revealed at E3.
“On that day, we’ll share our vision for Xbox, and give you a real taste of the future. Then, 19-days later at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) in Los Angeles, we’ll continue the conversation and showcase our full lineup of blockbuster games.” (IGN.com)
I’m excited to see what Microsoft will to bring to the table with their new console. The Xbox 360 redefined how we all play online games and we’re going to need something pretty amazing to follow it’s success. We will be following this event closely and keeping you all up-to-date as news is unveiled.