Eurogamer: Back to Black

Eurogamer: "Activision's annual update to the Call of Duty franchise appeared this week, a videogame launch event which managed to generate the kind of media coverage normally reserved for top-ranked Hollywood movies.

The games industry has always suffered from a lack of star power at its launches. The assorted celebs enticed to come to slightly tacky launch events by the promise of swag and booze are no match for the red carpet appearance of a Hollywood A-lister with a genuine connection to the movie itself. Call of Duty, however, has achieved the rare status of being a videogame franchise with enough of its own star power to draw out the mainstream media."

Read Full Story >>
The story is too old to be commented.