Microsoft is gearing up for E3 2015. The company finally announced their plans for the event, as well as a celebration before E3 commences called Xbox Fanfest. Microsoft’s Larry Hyrb posted on his Major Nelson blog various details about the event, as well as how fans can have a chance to get into a big event that last throughout the week of E3, Xbox Fanfest.
Xbox FanFest is an event that will give Xbox fans a chance to not only see Microsoft’s big press conference, but also play Xbox games with celebrities and developers.
Here’s the info from the Major Nelson blog post…
Xbox Daily: LIVE @ E3
“I’m happy to report we’re also bringing back Xbox Daily: LIVE @ E3 – our live show that covers everything Xbox happening at E3.”
– Who: Hosted by me (Larry Hyrb) and Graeme Boyd, Xbox Live’s Acey Bongos. Includes guest stars and industry elites, including Head of Xbox Phil Spencer and guests from 343 Industries, Turn 10 Studios, Crystal Dynamics, and others.
– What: A one hour show featuring breaking news, exclusive announcements, trailer reveals, game demos, and interviews with game creators.
– Where: The show will be streamed live on Xbox One, Xbox.com both on your desktop and mobile, and Xbox 360. Each show will also have interactive experiences created just for fans watching live on Xbox One. And finally, if you’re in the LA-area, we have something even bigger for you – Xbox FanFest: E3 2015.
– Xbox FanFest: E3 2015
Xbox will give 500 lucky fans a one-of-a-kind ticket for E3 week, the gaming industry’s biggest showcase. The Xbox FanFest Ticket will include:
- Entry into the Xbox E3 2015 Briefing on Monday, June 15th, 9:30 am PT, at the Galen Center in downtown Los Angeles.
- Invite to the exclusive Xbox FanFest Party, Monday afternoon, June 15th, where fans will get to play the best exclusives and biggest blockbuster games this holiday and beyond.
- VIP access to the Xbox eSports Celebrity Challenge Tuesday night.
- Meet-and-greet with some of the industry’s top developers, leaders and influencers.
- Even more surprise events during the week.
– When is Xbox FanFest?
Sunday, June 14th through Thursday, June 18th.
– Where Do I Get Tickets?
Exact time and place to be announced soon
– How Many Tickets Will Be Available?
– What Are the Details?
Tickets will be first-come, first-serve.
You must be 21+ years of age. You must have an Xbox Live gamertag. One ticket for one person – tickets are non-transferable and cannot be resold. You’ll have to fill out a liability waiver form.
– Okay, I’m in! What do I need to do?
Be 21+ years of age.
Be in LA the weekend before E3.
Get ready to see the greatest games lineup in Xbox history.
Head on over to the Xbox E3 Online Experience for complete information, as well as the Xbox FanFest: E3 201 rules and regulations. And stay tuned to Xbox Wire for all the latest updates and news on E3!
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