With E3 fading away behind us and all of the announcements out in the open, much of the hype is beginning to die down. Discussion, however, still rages on and for many, E3 2013 will remain a talking point for the year ahead. Two new consoles were put through their paces in the collective eyes of the gaming press, meaning public debate and scrutinization are sure to follow. We’ve seen this year, more than ever, how these announcements can ignite the wider gaming audience and spark discussion both online and off. Not only that, but games announced with release dates firmly entrenched in 2014 and even possibly beyond, ensuring that this year, there was plenty to talk about.