Er hebben 61.998 mensen, plus Jimmy en Jeroen (), zich begeven op de heilige grond van de E3. Er waren ongeveer 430 stands op 550.000 vierkante foot (+/- 30 cm) aanwezig. Er waren 1250 'nog-nooit-eerder-vertoonde' games aanwezig. En zo kan ik nog wel even doorgaan In addition, debuting this year, E3Expo's ``First Looks 2000'' program put the spotlight on more than 1,250 never-before-seen products, further establishing E3Expo as the premier venue to launch new interactive entertainment content. ``The amazing new game software and next-generation computer and console technology presented at E3Expo 2000 are truly the future of entertainment,'' said IDSA President Douglas Lowenstein. ``The thousands of titles introduced at the show, designed for the more than 60 percent of Americans who play games, reflect that interactive entertainment will emerge as the most important form of entertainment in the 21st century.'' As the world's leading interactive entertainment trade event, E3Expo 2000 offered unique networking and educational opportunities for industry professionals from retailers to game developers. In addition to the unsurpassed business opportunities on the show floor, E3Expo's in-depth series of workshops and conferences, led by more than 150 top professionals, explored the most important issues facing the industry today. America Online President Bob Pittman kicked off the three-day event with a keynote address on May 11.