Blizzard Entertainment has announced that it won’t be making an appearance at Gamescom 2019.
The company decided to put more effort on development on their current and future projects instead.
[quote style=’1′ cite=” title=”]As part of a renewed effort this year to maintain our focus on development, for our current games and our future projects, we won’t have a booth at gamescom 2019. The show is an important one for the European and global gaming community, and we’re going to miss meeting players in Cologne this year. You’ll still be able to find Blizzard gear in the gamescom 2019 shop area, and we’re looking forward to returning to the gamescom show floor in the future. We’re also looking forward to sharing more details about the projects we’re currently working on when the time is right.[/quote]
Gamescom can be considered as one of the biggest videogame shows in the world, with ridiculously huge event in the gaming industry. With a staggering 370,000 visitor attendance along with 1,037 exhibitors in Cologne, Germany last year, Gamescom is one of the conventions where giants like Sony, Microsoft, Nintendo, Bethesda, Ubisoft, Activision and others releases new trailers for its newest games. Even PC hardware makers such as Nvidia attends this event to promote its latest cards and accessories to the world.