Konami Pre-E3 Show 2012 Logo Konami Digital Entertainment announced today that their second-annual Pre-E3 Show 2012 will begin at 10:30PM on May 31st, 2012. The event will showcase advanced looks at new releases, trailers, and interviews of big titles ahead of what will be shown next week at E3. The announcement was followed by Spike TV and GameTrailers.com announcing an exclusive partnership with Konami for the event. Certain parts from the show will debut on GTTV’s Pre-E3 episode at 1:00 AM ET/10:00 PM PT, with the full show being available on GameTrailers.com at the event’s scheduled 10:30 PM PT time slot.

“KONAMI’s annual Pre-E3 show underscores the company’s commitment to providing the biggest and best content that fans have been waiting for throughout the year, in advance of the world’s marquee video game conference,” said Tomoyuki Tsuboi, President of Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. “Our partnership with Spike TV and GameTrailers.com will give fans and enthusiasts a front row seat to the latest and greatest from KONAMI.”

This year’s show will include a new gameplay trailer for Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance and the announcement of a new game scheduled for launch in 2013. Alternatively, you can visit www.konami.com/e3 on May 31st to watch the show. Fans of the upcoming Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance can also check out Spike’s “E3 All Access Live” on June 4th for the first gameplay demo of the title.