E3 2009 Day 2 Wrap-Up

Two days of E3 2009 down, one more to go. Square Enix and Konami held press conferences, and day 2 of our stage show was out of control. Check out the day's highlights!

We kicked off day two of E3 2009 with our live stage show and kept it going for most all of the show with demos of games, such as Modern Warfare 2, Assassin's Creed 2, and Halo 3: ODST. Meanwhile, Square Enix and Konami snuck in press conferences where they discussed the possibility of Final Fantasy XIV hitting the Xbox 360 and announced a Castlevania series reboot, respectively. Check out these highlights for the biggest news stories, previews, and movies of June 3 at E3, or see all the day's updates here. And if you missed seeing any of the live show, be sure to catch up with our video archives!

Press Conferences

* Square-Enix E3 2009 Press Conference
* Konami E3 2009 Press Conference

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E3 2009 Daily Wrap-Up - Day 2

News

* Halo: Reach coming in fall 2010
* Epic, Bungie playing with Project Natal
* Tatsunoko vs. Capcom might go online, add new fighters
* Final Fantasy VII rereleased for PS3, PSP
* Rockstar details Agent
* Kingdom Hearts 358/2 arises on DS Sept. 29

Previews

* Fallout 3: Point Lookout DLC Hands-On
* Wii Fit Plus Hands-On
* Heavy Rain Demo Impressions - New nightclub scene
* Left 4 Dead 2 Hands-On Impressions
* Batman: Arkham Asylum Joker Hands-On
* Persona Hands-On
* Aliens vs. Predator Impressions
* New Super Mario Bros Wii Hands-On Impressions
* God of War III Impressions
* The King of Fighters XII Hands-On Impressions
* Scribblenauts Hands-On Impressions
* Tekken 6 Scenario Campaign Impressions
* Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine First Look
* Dissidia Final Fantasy Hands-On
* The Legend of Zelda: Spirit Tracks Hands-On Impressions
* Wolfenstein Updated Impressions
* Final Fantasy The Crystal Chronicles: The Crystal Bearers Hands-On
* R.U.S.E. Hands-On

Stage Show Demos

* Lost Planet 2
* Resident Evil: The Darkside Chronicles
* Tatsunoko vs. Capcom: Ultimate All Stars
* Spyborgs
* Tekken 6
* SoulCalibur: Broken Destiny
* PixelJunk Shooter
* Fat Princess
* LittleBigPlanet
* Assassin's Creed 2
* Rabbids Go Home
* Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Smash-Up
* Red Steel 2
* Marvel Ultimate Alliance 2
* Modern Warfare 2
* Mass Effect 2
* Star Wars: The Old Republic
* Batman: Arkham Asylum
* Dead to Rights: Retribution
* NCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative Service Appearance
* Halo 3: ODST
* The Secret of Monkey Island Special Edition
* Tales of Monkey Island
* Dark Void

Movies

* Big Three Breakdown
* Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine - Living Weapons of Humanity Trailer
* PixelJunk Shooter - Dropping Water Bombs on Lava Gameplay Movie
* Castlevania: Lords of Shadow Official Trailer 1
* Silent Hill: Shattered Memories Gameplay Demo
* Tekken 6 - Scenario Mode, Robo Rampage Gameplay Movie
* Golden Sun DS - Return of the Sun Trailer
* Wii Fit Plus Fit Trailer
* Wii Sports Resort Action Trailer
* New Super Mario Bros. Wii Announcement Trailer
* Sin and Punishment 2 Gameplay Montage
* Tales of Monkey Island - Meet Your Maker Trailer
* Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Conviction Behind the Scenes Movie
* Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Smash-Up - Fight Trailer
* No More Heroes 2: Desperate Struggle You are the Loser Trailer
* Academy of Champions Cinematic Trailer
* Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days Story Trailer
* NIER Vengence Trailer
* Just Cause 2 Game Director Interview
* Dragon Age: Origins Warden Trailer
* Final Fantasy XIII Director Interview
* Wet Official E3 Trailer
* Rogue Warrior E3 Trailer
* Fallout 3: Point Lookout E3 Trailer
* Final Fantasy XIII Official Trailer
* Final Fantasy XIV Official Trailer

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22 comments
SyedMoeed
SyedMoeed

great. awesome,man there are no words to describe it!!!!

msudude211
msudude211

Modern Warfare 2 looked great on the stage show... now I want to see some multiplayer footage. ;)

pakhair
pakhair

THANK U GS...........

theIDENTITYof
theIDENTITYof

i love assassin's creed. i literally cannot wait for the second one to come out!

OkuLaris
OkuLaris

Excellent day 2 wrap-up thank you! ;)

gmax
gmax

Interesting... Some of my comments are disappearing... I thought this was a healthy list...

purple_pride99
purple_pride99

Great job GameSpot! Aside from the occasional problem with the live feed of your E3 coverage, everything went smooth. Its been an amazing E3.

Bodboy466
Bodboy466

Wow.... "discussed the possibility of Final Fantasy XIV hitting the Xbox 360." First it was "considering," which was based on a single line of the live blog. Now there was a full on discussion of it. Between this and how hard GS was pushing the MGS4 rumor, I can't see how I can possibly take them seriously now.

Gamer4Iife
Gamer4Iife

Lots of cool games shown yesterday. Hope the same goes for today. :D

IDarkNight
IDarkNight

where are the blizzard games?? will they show it today?

jazzyrider
jazzyrider

glad to see E3 is a success again-- so many awesome announcements!

ruffluffs
ruffluffs

I cant believe how good this e3 was

gatsbythepig
gatsbythepig

Thanks for the list. It certainly is a list, not a whole lot of editing necessary for this, huh?

ehsan8888
ehsan8888

Yeah. They're archived now, just in case you missed them and wan to watch. Just go on the Latest Highlights and you should catch them.

dark_being
dark_being

Were the conferences available live?