Tag: conventions

PAX 2011

I spent the vast majority of PAX 2011 working, but I was able to get a bit of time off on Sunday to take a look around the Exhibit Hall to scope out the games I’m excited about. The first of these games is UNCHARTED 3: Drake’s Deception. All I really got to see was the booth, as the playable…

Comic-Con International 2010

I was in San Diego from 21 – 25 July for Comic-Con International 2010. I had some free time during the con to go off and do my own thing. Here are my personal highlights: July 21: Preview Night. Got to roam the Exhibit Hall before it opened to both those who paid for Preview Night and the rest of…

Going to Comic-Con, Advice Sought

Having grown up reading comic books, I’d always wanted to attend the San Diego Comic-Con. During my university years, I gradually moved away from reading mainstream comic books, having gotten fed up with the plots and lack of characters I identified with, as well as the sheer expense and the accumulation of paper that the collecting aspect entailed. I eventually stopped…

GDC 2010

GDC 2010 was by far the best GDC I have attended. I went to some fantastic sessions that will be useful to me professionally as well as my company, met so many great new people, reconnected with others, and met long time acquaintances for the first time. I had so many interesting conversations and felt like I really connected with…

Naughty Dog at GDC 2010

Naughty Dog, the developers of UNCHARTED: Drake’s Fortune and UNCHARTED 2: Among Thieves are set to make a strong showing at GDC 2010. Naughty Dog staff will appear in at least ten sessions at the Game Developers Conference. Arne Meyer, Naughty Dog’s Senior Manager of Marketing Communications, posted a list of their sessions on the PlayStation Blog: Thursday (March 11, 2010) 1:30pm —…