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Nintendo the most talked about games company on Twitter during E3 2018

Nintendo the most talked about games company on Twitter during E3 2018

Nintendo was the most tweeted about games company from this year’s E3.

Twitter put together a host of lists detailing the most tweeted about games, moments and companies from the big games show.

In total this year’s E3 was said to have pulled in 15 million tweets during the event.

Nintendo dominated proceedings and was top of the “most tweeted about topics,” followed by Xbox and Super Smash Bros Ultimate.

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In terms of newly announced games, Super Smash Bros Ultimate won out and was trailed by Kingdom Hearts 3 and Fallout 76.

Moments that generated the most conversation on Twitter followed a similar beat as Super Smash Bros. Ultimate’s release date won out followed by Metroid Prime villain Ridley being added to the game’s cast.

The Elder Scrolls VI reveal trailer at Bethesda’s conference came third.

Finally, the countries that tweeted the most about the event were the US, Japan and the UK.

You can see the lists below:

Top topics:

1. Nintendo
2. Xbox
3. Super Smash Bros.
4. Fallout
5. PlayStation
6. Kingdom Hearts
7. Ubisoft
8. Elder Scrolls
9. Death Stranding
10. Fortnite

Top Games:

1. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
2. Kingdom Hearts 3
3. Fallout 76
4. The Last of Us 2
5. Death Stranding

Top Moments:

1. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate release date is announced
2. Ridley announced as the newest character added to Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
3. Elder Scrolls VI trailer is revealed at Bethesda’s press conference

Top counties

1. United States
2. Japan
3. United Kingdom
4. Spain
5. France


Staff Writer

Iain is a freelance writer based in Scotland with a penchant for indies and all things Nintendo. Alongside PocketGamer.Biz, he has also appeared in Kotaku, Rock Paper Shotgun, PCGamesN and VG24/7.

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