E3 2019: How to preorder all the new games

Nintendo, Square Enix, Ubisoft and Bethesda have already announced tons of new games. Here's how to get your hands on the ones you want ASAP.

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The world's biggest video games show is in full effect. This year's E3 schedule is raining down tons of news about new technologies, new consoles and -- most importantly -- new games. We're keeping a running tally of all of the new titles -- from Nintendo, Square Enix, Ubisoft, Bethesda and more -- on all of the platforms announced at the show. Read on for all of the info you'll need to get up to speed and in line for your copy. 

A few ground rules

  • We've linked to more info on given titles at GameSpot and CNET. 
  • Games are listed alphabetically.
  • Where available, we're including the release date -- but remember those are always tentative.
  • We're linking to the preorder page for the disc version at Amazon , unless otherwise indicated.
  • We'll continue to expand this list throughout the show.
  • Note that CNET may get a share of revenue from the sale of the products featured on this page.

E3 2019: The most anticipated games of gaming's most anticipated show

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Blair Witch (Aug. 30, 2019)


Gamespot: Xbox E3 2019: Blair Witch game announced with trailer during Microsoft's press conference

CNET: E3 2019: Blair Witch game coming to Xbox on Aug. 30

Bleeding Edge


Bleeding Edge

James Martin/CNET

GameSpot: E3 2019: Bleeding Edge announced, Hellblade dev's new melee-focused game

Borderlands 3 (Sep. 13, 2019)

Borderlands 3 Moze and mech
Gearbox Software

Gamespot: Borderlands 3 will launch on Google Stadia, day one

CNET: E3 2019 brings Borderlands 3 trailer, arrives Sept. 13

Control (Aug. 27, 2019)

Gamespot: Control may be Remedy Entertainment's most interesting game since Alan Wake

Cyberpunk 2077 (April 16, 2020)

CD Projekt Red

GameSpot: E9 2019: Cyberpunk 2077 -- everything we know and want 

CNET: Cyberpunk 2077: Everything we learned from the new gameplay demo

Death Stranding (Nov. 8, 2019 for PS4)

Kojima Productions

GameSpot: Preorder guide: Death Stranding Collector's Edition, Special Edition, bonuses and more

CNET: PS4's Death Stranding trailer arrives, reveals release date

Destroy All Humans! Remake 

Gamespot: E3 2019: Destroy All Humans remake revealed after it leaks

Doom Eternal (Nov. 22, 2019)


GameSpot: Doom Eternal at E3 2019 -- everything we know and want

CNET: Doom Eternal: Everything we know so far before E3 2019

Dragonball Z Kakarot (Early 2020)

GameSpot: E3 2019: Dragon Ball Z Kakarot gameplay Trailer shows the new RPG in action

Dying Light 2 (Spring 2020)

GameSpot: Xbox E3 2019: Dying Light 2 delayed

Elden Ring 


Gamespot: E3 2019: PS4 version of Elden Ring confirmed, not an Xbox One and PC exclusive

Final Fantasy XIV (July 2, 2019)


Gamespot: Final Fantasy 14: Shadowbringers -- Viera race trailer

Final Fantasy Remake (May 3, 2020)


Gamespot: Final Fantasy 7 remake collector's edition announced at E3 2019, available for preorder now

CNET: Final Fantasy VII Remake: Everything we learned at E3 2019

Gears 5 (Sept. 10, 2019)


GameSpot: E3 2019: Before Xbox conference, Gears 5 release date confirmed for fall 2019

CNET: E3 2019: Gears of War 5 coming Sept. 10

Ghost Recon: Breakpoint (Oct. 4, 2019)


Gamespot: E3 2019: Ghost Recon: Breakpoint beta dates announced

Gods & Monsters (Feb. 25, 2020)

James Martin/CNET

Gamespot: E3 2019: Gods & Monsters goes all-in on mythology

Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening


Gamespot: Zelda: Link's Awakening -- Nintendo remaking classic Game Boy title for Switch

Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga (2020)

GameSpot: Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga including all 9 films coming in 2020

Luigi's Mansion 3 


Gamespot: E3 2019: Luigi's Mansion 3 gameplay for Nintendo Switch debuts

Madden NFL 2020 (July 30, 2019)

EA Play gaming at E3 2019
James Martin/CNET

Gamespot: E3 2019: Madden NFL 20 details new features -- X-Factors, Scenario Engine and more

Marvel's Avengers (May 15, 2020)


Gamespot: Marvel's Avengers game -- official reveal trailer, "A-Day" | E3 2019

Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 (July 13, 2019)


Gamespot: Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 releases this summer, includes Captain Marvel

Minecraft Dungeons (Spring 2020)


Minecraft Dungeons

James Martin/CNET

GameSpot: Xbox E3 2019 press conference: New Minecraft Dungeons trailer and details announced

No More Heroes 3 

Gamespot: No More Heroes 3 reveal trailer | Nintendo Direct E3 2019

Ori and the Will of the Wisps (Feb. 11, 2020)


GameSpot: Xbox E3 2019: Ori and the Will of the Wisps release date confirmed

The Outer Worlds (Oct. 25, 2019)



Obsidian Entertainment

GameSpot: Xbox E3 2019: Fallout-Like RPG The Outer Worlds gets release date, new trailer at Microsoft's press conference

CNET: E3 2019: The Outer Worlds gets release date and new trailer

Outriders (Q3 2020)

Gamespot: Outriders full presentation | Square Enix press conference E3 2019

Psychonauts 2

James Martin/CNET

GameSpot: E3 2019: Xbox Game Studios acquires Psychonauts 2 developer, Double Fine

Rainbow Six: Quarantine


Gamespot: E3 2019: Rainbow Six Quarantine, A PvE Siege spin-off, is coming in 2020

The Sims 4: Island Living (June 21, 2019)

Electronic Arts

Gamespot: E3 2019: The Sims 4 "Island Living" expansion revealed at EA Play

CNET: E3 2019: Sims 4 expansion pack goes tropical with 'Island Living'

Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order (Nov. 15, 2019)


GameSpot: E3 2019: Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order -- everything we know and want

CNET: Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order -- everything we know ahead of E3 2019

Super Mario Maker 2 (June 28, 2019 for Switch)


GameSpot: Preorder guide: Super Mario Maker 2 release date, Switch online bundle

CNET: Super Mario Maker 2: Everything announced during Nintendo Direct

Tales of Arise (2020)

Screenshot by Shelby Brown/CNET

GameSpot: E3 2019: Microsoft confirms Tales Of Arise with debut trailer

Wasteland 3

GameSpot: E3 2019: Wasteland 3 gets a chilly new trailer

Watch Dogs: Legion (Mar. 3, 2020)

Ubisoft/Screenshot by Gamespot

Gamespot: Watch Dogs: Legion full gameplay demo | Ubisoft press conference E3 2019

Wolfenstein Cyberpilot 

GameSpot: Wolfenstein standalone VR game has you hack Nazi robots

Wolfenstein Youngblood (July 26, 2019)

Bethesda Softworks

GameSpot: Wolfenstein: Youngblood gets new trailer at E3 2019, shows co-op

CNET: Wolfenstein: Youngblood shows off new gameplay and a Nazi killing co-op mode at E3 2019

Elite Wireless Controller Series 2 (Nov. 4, 2019)

James Martin/CNET

CNET: E3 2019: Xbox Elite Controller Series 2 brings Bluetooth, Scarlett compatibility

We'll be there

CNET is on the ground, covering E3 2019 alongside our sister site, GameSpot. We'll update this page throughout the show as more games are announced.

Originally published June 7.

Update: June 11: Adds new titles.