E3 2018 sets a new all-time concurrent record for Twitch based on the platform's latest infographics. The event managed to reel in more than 2.9 million viewers on June 10 breaking the previous record of 2.5 million set in January of this year. There are only three presenters streamed on June 10, Xbox scheduled at 4 PM EDT, Bethesda at 9:30 PM EDT and Devolver Digital at 11 PM EDT. Though the Twitch infographics do not disclose the specific time frame of which the new record was set, third-party Twitch tracking site SullyGnome shows that the surge in viewership occurred between 3 PM to 5 PM EDT just in time for the Xbox presentation.
Other Twitch milestones on the three-day event include generating more than 34 million chat messages, 1.6 billion+ total minutes of E3 content, 97.6 million+ total views with 21.2 million unique views. Check out the summary of the Xbox presentation below and stay tuned for more gaming news and updates.
"Xbox E3 2018 Presentation in 3 Minutes"
Source: GamesIndustryBiz, Xbox