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E3 2021 Media Registration Begins Today and Expands to Industry, Creators and Fans Starting Next Week

May 24, 2021

Eligible media can now register for E3 2021, followed by industry professionals and creators/influencers on May 31 and fans starting June 3

LOS ANGELES – May 24, 2021 – Media registration is now live for the official E3 2021 portal and app, a key part of the user experience for the all-virtual global video game trade show. Qualified members of the press can now visit the E3 website to apply to be credentialed as media. Qualification standards for media can be found on the registration pages.

Additional registration dates include:

  • Monday, May 31 – Industry Professionals and Creators/Influencers Registration Opens
  • Thursday, June 3 – Fan Registration Opens

The digital E3 2021 experience runs from Saturday, June 12 through Tuesday, June 15. Prior to June 12, a five-day long media week will begin on Monday, June 7, utilizing the online portal and app to help credentialed media gain early access and connect directly with E3 exhibitors.

In addition, registering for the E3 2021 portal and app will allow fans and professionals worldwide to virtually attend a reimagined E3 that will feature virtual “booths,” hosted events, video conferencing, profile and avatar creation, online forums and more.

Once registered, portal and app access dates include:

  • Monday, June 7 – Media
  • Saturday, June 12 – Fans, Industry Professionals and Influencers/Creators

Exhibiting companies confirmed for E3 2021 include Nintendo, Xbox, Ubisoft, SQUARE ENIX, Capcom, Take-Two Interactive, Warner Bros. Games, SEGA, BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment, XSEED Games / Marvelous USA, Inc., Gearbox Entertainment, Freedom Games and many more.

Media, creators, industry professionals and fans are encouraged to visit the E3 2021 website for the most up-to-date information on registration, exhibitors, schedules and more.

In addition, the primary hubs to watch the E3 2021 broadcast (outside of the portal and app) include:

E3’s Twitch Channel:

E3’s YouTube Channel:

E3’s Twitter:

E3’s Facebook:

The E3 2021 EPK can be found here:

About E3

E3 is the world’s premier event for computer and video games and related products. The show is owned and operated by the ESA, the US trade association dedicated to serving the business and public affairs needs of the companies developing and publishing interactive games for video game consoles, handheld devices, personal computers, and the internet. For more information, visit or follow E3 on Facebook @E3Expo or Twitter @E3.

About the ESA

The Entertainment Software Association (ESA) serves as the voice and advocate for the U.S. video game industry. Its members are the innovators, creators, publishers and business leaders that are reimagining entertainment and transforming how we interact, learn, connect and play. The ESA works to expand and protect the dynamic marketplace for video games through innovative and engaging initiatives that showcase the positive impact of video games on people, culture and the economy. For more information, visit the ESA’s website or follow the ESA on Twitter @theESA.

Press Contacts:

Kat Jones, Motiv PR, [email protected]
Johner Riehl, Wonacott PR, [email protected]