The International Gaming Expo brings together the International Casino Conference exhibition, and the Amusement Trades Exhibition, over 3 days to offer a world-class gaming show hosted at Earls Court Exhibition center in London, England. Our man in the UK – Patrick, attended the event, which saw the release of Hydro Thunder’s sequel H2Overdrive, the showcase of the newest Guitar Hero arcade game, and Sega’s Harley Davidson: ‘King of the Road’ to name but a few. We’ll be bringing more news and stories from the UK over the coming months. Watch this space!
COIN-OP TV hosts Robert Welkner and Hailey Bright celebrate the winter season in style with some friendly and silly ice skating in Culver City, CA. With our friends Hogan and Laura in the mix as well. Smooth as ice!
A new face in the world of Comic Book Conventions is the Phoenix Comicon! Hailed as ‘the signature pop culture event of the Southwest’, this event launched in 2002 and has been going strong since. Rising attendance each year and a roster of guests that included the world famous Todd McFarlane and Star Trek stars Brent Spiner, Wil Weaton and Marina Sirtis equals plenty of hype and excitement. The Phoenix Comicon presented a full weekend of scheduled guests and programming for hobbyists interested in gaming, anime, film and TV. Our photographer Mike from www.BlankLogo.com attended the event and brought back
Hailey Bright – co-host of COIN-OP TV was featured this week on G4tv’s flagship TV show ATTACK OF THE SHOW with hosts Kevin Pereira and Olivia Munn! Hailey was part of their ‘Women of the Web’ segment in which the team counts down their top 10 hottest girls around the internet. As you can see Hailey has been getting tons of press lately and is on everyone’s radar! Be sure to tune into COIN-OP TV LIVE as part of www.TheStream.TV on Thursdays to find out what makes her such a hot personality!
Hailey Bright and Laura Wichinsky of COIN-OP TV attended the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas last week and returned with reactions and photographs! Hailey witnessed many new and exciting gadgets on the show floor and said that even though attendance was down from last year that there was still plenty of people there and things to see. Products that stood out included Sling Media’s SLINGBOX, a technology that allows streaming video content to multiple devices like a TV and/or Laptop, a Vaio Laptop computer that was small enough to fit into her purse and a 3D home system
Black Nerd Comedy’s new song parody of Paper Planes by M.I.A. (MIA) about the best cheat in video game history… the Konami Code! Guest stars Rob Welkner (Coin-Op TV) and Skeletor (STFComedy.com. From the master who brought you ‘Buy Mii a Wii’ – check it out!
Hailey Bright featured as BABE OF THE DAY on IGN’s website this week! Hailey Bright, co-host of COIN-OP TV LIVE an Internet TV show on Thursday nights on www.TheStream.TV, was featured this week on IGN’s website as Babe of the Week and the first ‘Babe’ on their website in 2009. Thanks to all the fan support and involvement in helping get the world out on Hailey and it is an honor to be featured on their website. Be sure to check out the photos, some of which haven’t been seen before, and make sure to log in and leave positive
The best part of hosting and producing an Internet TV show about the videogame industry is meeting awesome people and getting the chance to hang and party when the schedule permits! Thanks to all the cool people I’ve met along the way and to the new people in 2009! Hope everyone had a great holiday season and we all look forward to bigger and better things in the new year! These photos are from the All Games Interactive party at Saddleranch, after party with GirlGamer.com and New Years Eve party with DJ Rossstar and Mike Prasad’s beach house party!
ChaseTheChuckwagon.com the Premier Video Gaming Auction Site has named Child’s Play Charity their official website charity. Periodically, ChaseTheChuckwagon.com and its members will be running auctions for rare, exclusive or special gaming items with all proceeds going to support this exceptional gaming charity. Mike Kennedy, Owner of ChaseTheChuckwagon.com, mentions, “owning this auction site brings many rewards, one of which is using the auction format to support one of the most deserving “gaming” charities on the planet”. Starting January 1st, 2008, ChaseTheChuckwagon.com is running their first Child’s Play Charity Auction. This auction is for an autographed copy of Super Fighter Team’s exclusive