We’ve heard quite a bit about the games that made the biggest splashes at the Electronic Entertainment Expo. But several titles were conspicuous by their absence.
E3, which took place June 15 to 17 in Los Angeles, is the premier trade show for the global gaming industry. Every major maker of videogame software and hardware saves its big guns for the expo, hoping to outshine the competition with the best games and most shocking announcements.
Sometimes the biggest news at the dog-and-pony show comes from the dogs that don’t bark. Whether the silence stems from publishers focusing on other products, or is an indication that the game’s development is in trouble, an E3 no-show doesn’t exactly inspire a vote of confidence.
With this year’s event in the rearview mirror, Wired.com rounded up a list of the top 10 games missing in action at E3 2010, arranged in ascending order of how surprised we were that they didn’t make the big show.