Electronic Entertainment Expo
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E3 2004

Electronic Entertainment Expo
Gamers line up to get into the Los Angeles Convention Center for E3. More than 239 million computer and video games were sold in 2003. (David McNew/Getty Images)
The convention floor
More than 50,000 people showed up for the Wednesday opening of E3 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Nearly 5,000 computer and video games are on display. (EPA)
Microsoft Xbox
Visitors play with various interactive games at the Microsoft Xbox exhibition space at E3. E3, in it’s tenth year, is the world’s largest and most influential trade shows for the video and computer gaming industry. (AFP / Getty Images)
Nintendo DS
Over 50,000 people were scheduled to attend E3, and nearly 5,000 computer and video games are on display. Here, gamers try the portable Nintendo DS. (EPA / Armando Arorizo)
Donkey Konga
Gamers pound on drums connected to the Donkey Konga game at E3. (David McNew/Getty Images)