[MA-SOC] Important: If You Are a Gamer You Must Read This - Not Spam

Alain-Christian mynamebackwards at gmail.com
Thu Oct 23 09:58:10 EDT 2008


Online petitions are garbage and pointless. Of course, I didn't follow
the link and for all I know actual letters get sent out. Though if the
link was petitiononline then what I'm saying rings true.

Why not go to PAX instead? E3 was NEVER open to the public.

On 10/23/08, Michael TheZorch Haney <thezorch at gmail.com> wrote:
> My group, Zorch Central, an online group of amateur writers and video
> game fans is sponsoring a petition demanding E3 2009 and future E3
> events to be opened to the public.
>
> The main point of the argument is that opening E3 to the public makes
> good business sense, not only for the electronic entertainment industry
> but to the local economy of the city hosting the event.  The money that
> would come in due to the tourism which a public E3 show would attract
> cannot be ignored.  At the same time, its is the buying public whom the
> electronic entertainment industry must impress not the media.  It is not
> the press who pay their bills and buy their games keeping them in
> business but "you", me and everyone else who buys their products and
> services.  It is for this reason that the North American International
> Auto Show is a public event and just one day is media only.
>
> E3 could be the Leipzig (the world's largest "public" video game trade
> show held in Germany) and Tokyo Game Show of the United States, a
> premier event that would attract attendees and companies from around the
> world, and contribute to improving our lagging economy by promoting
> tourism.  Anything else is a disgrace for the electronic entertainment
> industry and sends a message to the buying public that the ESA
> (Entertainment Software Association) doesn't care about their
> customers.  That's not the kind of message they should be sending right
> now as our economy is in such a downturn.
>
> Here is the petition URL, I urge everyone to please sign it.
> http://www.ipetitions.com/petition/opene3/
>
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