Day: May 11, 2005

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PrE3: "Believe it or not, it's…" a Funny Ad From G4

When I first watched this video that I found on Kotaku, I nearly fell out of my chair laughing. It loses its cheesy goodness after about the 40th or 50th viewing, but, man, that was a half hour of my life that I won’t regret wasting. *cough* Also be sure to check out G4’s “E3 […]

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GameSpot on NGJ

http://www.gamespot.com/news/2005/05/10/news_6123723.html

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The Annotated E3 Swag

I don’t think most people who haven’t been to E3 realize how much free stuff is available to attendees. Companies literally thrust the stuff at you, hoping their little tchotchke will get their product a little more mindshare in your coverage decisions. Last year, my first E3, I naively decided to collect as much of […]

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Meet The Ombudsman (and Others) at IGJA's "Not an E3 Party"

If you’re going to be in the L.A. area for E3 and you’re reading this, it’s likely that you’ll enjoy the International Game Journalist Association’s “Not an E3 Party.” The shindig will be going down at the Golden Gopher bar, a few block Northeast of the L.A. Convention center (view map) on Wednesday, May 18 […]

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