The lights are on
Earlier today we shared that Sony is bringing the PlayStation 4 to San Diego Comic Con next week. Microsoft is also treating attendees with the first hands-on opportunity for the Xbox One.
Confirmed titles include Ryse: Son of Rome and Killer Instinct in the Xbox Booth (#100). Other games will be available also.
In the Xbox Lounge (located in the Manchester Grand Hyatt), will offer more than ten titles, including Dead Rising 3, Halo: Spartan Assault, and the first hands-on opportunity with Halo 4 Champions Bundle. 2K Games, Capcom, Disney Interactive, Konami, Ubisoft, and Warner Brothers will also have games in the lounge.
Microsoft is also hosting a number of panels, as follows:
Inside the Looking Glass: Building “Halo” Worlds and Wonders, Past, Present and FutureRoom 6BCF, San Diego Convention Center Thursday, July 18, 11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.
Bringing the Roman Empire to Life on Xbox One: The Creation of “Ryse: Son of Rome” Room 7AB, San Diego Convention Center Thursday, July 18, 5 p.m. – 6 p.m.
The Future of Xbox Gaming RevealedRoom 6A, San Diego Convention Center Saturday, July 20, 11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
The Video Game Culture of Zombies: How “Dead Rising 3” on Xbox One Kicks Off a New Generation of Mayhem Room 5AB, San Diego Convention Center Saturday, July 20, 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
[Source: Major Nelson]
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It'll be interesting to get these in at the store I work at part time. I wonder how many of both consoles will be stocked before the release. I may get to get my hands on them early. :3
That would be awesome to try out, too bad I live like 2000 miles away from there...
You know with Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo all letting Comic Con attendees play not yet released titles they should actually change the name to Comic and Video Games Con or CVGC for short. What say you?