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They had a Nintendo Direct for Japan only, focusing on two Capcom games: Gyakuten Saiban 5 (Ace Attorney Dual Destinies) and Monster Hunter 4. Ace Attorney DD is confirmed to be coming to the USA on the 3DS eshop. MH4, not yet.
Microsoft has announced a brand new "Halo" game exclusively for Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8. Titled Halo: Spartan Assault, the top down game is set between the events of Halo 3 and 4 and focuses on Commander Sarah Palmer's journey from UNSC Marine to a Spartan soldier.
Described as a “twin stick” shooter, tablet players will control movement with the left side of their screen and fire their weapons with the right side. Developed by 343 Industries in conjunction with Vanguard Games, Halo: Spartan Assault will be available in July of 2013.
Or a programmer, graphic designer or other female exec working in the video game industry?
If “Yes” then you’re probably getting ready for the upcoming Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) – the premier trade show for the computer and video game industry – being held from June 11 to 13th at the Los Angeles Convention Center.
It’s a terrific opportunity to see what’s hot in your market and network like crazy.
If you’ve been to E3 before, you know the challenge. How do you convey credibility in promoting your game, your studio and yourself at the convention in a room full of guys gawking at larger-than-life, theme-park-like attractions and scantily clad ‘booth babes’?
Many women prefer to keep a low profile with “non booth babe” wear – like a baggy t-shirt and jeans. But in an industry trying to attract more female gamers, its worthwhile to spend some time thinking about how what you wear can help you stand out as the savvy gaming industry expert that you are.
Here are two outfits to inspire your E3 wardrobe – one for a day at the convention center and one for the even more popular after parties.