GIGA GC 2007 Backstage

Yeah, as you might have noticed I’m currently at the Games Convention in Leipzig. The first three days, wednesday through friday, were pretty empty, but today it’s totally packed. The location really isn’t made for these masses.

We had the opportunity to preview some games that aren’t yet ready for public viewing. Pretty nifty stuff. We spoke to some colleagues and it just became clear, that due to all the personal blogs the regular press is getting into trouble. The “professional media” can’t just take what they get and the publish it two weeks after an event or so. They leave a conference and also have to start writing right away. Time is also the key, more than ever before.

Currently we hide out backstage because – as I stated above – it’s FULL! It takes 30 minutes just to get from one hall to another…