Microsoft is set to unveil its next gaming console on May 21 at a special press event at 10 AM Pacific Time (18:00 GMT) on the Xbox Campus in Redmond, Washington. Announcing the event Major Nelson noted on his blog that Microsoft will be sharing its vision for Xbox on May 21 and will give a real taste of the future. He also added that Microsoft will continue the Xbox conversation at Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) in LA.

“On Tuesday May 21st, we’ll mark the beginning of a new generation of games, TV and entertainment,” wrote Nelson on his blog.

“On that day, we’ll share our vision for Xbox, and give you a real taste of the future. Then, 19-days later at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) in Los Angeles, we’ll continue the conversation and showcase our full lineup of blockbuster games.”

The May 21 event will be livestreamed allowing anyone on the Internet to watch it from anywhere.