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Weeeeell, there goes our hype and our hope for HL3 / EP3.

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Just in case you needed more clarification, Valve’s E3 event in Los Angeles next week is officially off. No more. “Completely cancelledâ€.

Just so we make it clear to you.

Confirmation came via an email from Valve’s Doug Lombardi earlier today on the conference’s cancellation at the Regal Theater.

“Just a quick note to clarify the Monday Press Event at the Regal Theater is completely cancelled. Please do not head over there expecting to see us.â€
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wha wha whaaaat?
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This must have been there special E3 suprise
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fail.
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Well that's lame...
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Wait. I am utterly confused.

Sounds a lot like a bait-and-switch...
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post #8 of 64
Quote:
Originally Posted by Fallen Angel -X View Post
This must have been there special E3 suprise
I was just about the say the same thing lol

No surprise would have been the biggest surprise of all, and that's what they did lol
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post #9 of 64
I swear it WAS going to be HL:EP3. Since Gabe explicitly said it wasn't EP3, he sort of did not leave the whole thing open ended any more. Even a "maybe" would make everyone know for sure it'd be about HL:EP3.

So, instead of Yes/No, appear like a liar or not and all.. they just canned the whole thing, last option to do without having to part with anything on HL:EP3.

/Theorycraft

Edit: Or Gabe realized announcing/teasing L4D3 would not be such a smart thing to do, considering millions of fans with pitchforks wanting EP3 instead of yet another Left 4 Dead.
Edited by MagicBox - 6/11/10 at 10:38am
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More proof of how in decline E3 is.
 
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