News for Mar. 16, 2005

King Kong top E3 Conference Program

3/16/05, 1:12 pm EST - Xoanon

More than 150 speakers drawn from the business, creative, retail, and funding ranks are slated to appear during the annual event in Los Angeles. Each year, the top luminaries of the game industry have been featured in the conference program at the E3 game expo in Los Angeles. In years past, attendees have seen Gabe Newell present Half-Life 2, Pete Parsons helm a Halo 2 presentation, and Ray Muzyka present Jade Empire. Prince of Persia: Warrior Within and Doom 3 have also made the scene. The 2005 program--slated to run May 17 to 19--will be no exception. Of special note is the Sneak Peeks session this year, which will give those present a ringside seat as Ubisoft creative director Michel Ancel presents King Kong, based on the forthcoming Peter Jackson film... [More]