218w ago - Sony Social Media Senior Specialist Chris Morell has shared a video today unveiling some of the prizes from the Uncharted 2: Among Thieves San Francisco Cinema Event.
To quote: Last night, four Uncharted 2: Among Thieves cinema events simultaneously took place across the country, one of them on our very own home turf of San Francisco. It was a night packed full of fun, surprises, special guests and crazy excitement.
For starters, fans (100 of you, to be exact!) and media were greeted by UNCHARTED 2 on the big screen upon entering San Francisco's Landmark theater. From there, a brand new section of the game's single-player campaign (in the snowy Himalayas) was shown and introduced by Naughty Dog Creative Director Amy Hennig, who then shocked the crowd by announcing that everyone would be going home with a copy of the game... eight days early!
Needless to say, the place erupted. Shortly after, we caught up with Amy about the whole experience.
From there, a multiplayer tournament kicked off on a never-been-played map, with a Fortune Hunter Edition up for grabs to the winner. Emotions ran high (take that, people trying to watch the French indie flick next door!) and we discovered that many of you have definitely been practicing...
259w ago - Do you dominate Resistance 2 on a daily basis? Do your friends bow down and beg to be on your team? Do the paparazzi camp outside your house just waiting to snap the perfect photo of a gaming legend?
If so (well, maybe not the last one), then check this out: Sony is teaming up with the folks at Major League Gaming for the first-ever Resistance 2 tournament.
And it's not all about bragging rights–this event features over $50,000 in prizes. From December 22 to February 28, 2009, four-player teams will compete in a ladder-style competition, and then the top 64 teams will battle it out in a single-elimination bracketed tournament from March 1 through March 31. The top team will take home $9,000.
So if you're interested in testing your skills against the very best Resistance 2 players, sign up here. Good luck, everyone–look for continued coverage of the tourney on MyResistance.net, including interviews with some of the participants.