What was missing from E3 2010

We're sure everyone has something they wish came to fruition at E3, but we've collectively come up with 15 items that for one reason or another didn't come together this year.

Matt Hickey

As E3 2010 comes to a close, we can't help but scratch our heads at a few things we didn't see that we thought were sure bets. Arguably, the biggest surprise absence from the show has to be Hulu on the Xbox 360. All the signs seemed to point to an E3 unveiling, but nothing regarding the video-streaming service materialized during the expo.

We're sure everyone has something they wish came to fruition at E3, but we've collectively come up with 15 items that for one reason or another didn't come together this year. Click through our slideshow to see our picks and be sure to let us know what you think E3 2010 was missing in the comments section below.

About the author

Scott Stein is a senior editor covering iOS and laptop reviews, mobile computing, video games, and tech culture. He has previously written for both mainstream and technology enthusiast publications including Wired, Esquire.com, Men's Journal, and Maxim, and regularly appears on TV and radio talking tech trends.

Jeff Bakalar

Jeff has been at CNET for more than five years covering games, tech, and pop culture. When he's not playing ice hockey or pinball, you can catch him live every day as the host of CNET's infamous daily show, The 404 Show and every Friday in CNET's first-ever tech comic, Low Latency. See full bio

 

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