The Entertainment Software Association (ESA) is the U.S. association exclusively dedicated to serving the business and public affairs needs of companies that publish computer and video games for video game consoles, handheld devices, personal computers, and the Internet.
In addition to owning and operating E3, ESA offers a range of services to interactive entertainment software publishers, including but not limited to:
- A global content protection program
- Business and consumer research
- Government relations
- Intellectual property protection efforts