VGL Special Guests at NVISION 08 in San Jose!

VIDEO GAMES LIVE ANNOUNCES SPECIAL GUESTS FOR SAN JOSE, CA PERFORMANCES

Special Guests to Include Warcraft Composer Jason Hayes, Civilization IV Composer Christopher Tin and MORE!



On Tuesday, August 26, two special performances of Video Games Live will captivate NVISION® 08 attendees at the San Jose Civic Auditorium at 6PM & 9:30PM.  Many special game industry guests will be in attendance and available to audience members during the post-show meet & greet.

Special guests to include...



Tommy Tallarico
(Earthworm Jim, Tony Hawk Pro Skater, Metroid Prime, Advent Rising, Aladdin, Cool Spot, Spider-Man, Time Crisis, MDK, Unreal 2 & Tournament, Blood Rayne, The Terminator, NFL Blitz, Prince of Persia, Pac-Man World,  Knockout Kings, Madden Football, Twisted Metal)

Jack Wall
(Myst III, Myst IV, Mass Effect, Splinter Cell, Jade Empire)

Jason Hayes
(World Of Warcraft, Warcraft 3, Starcraft, Diablo II)

Christopher Tin
(Civilization IV, Sid Meier's Railroads)

Martin Leung
(The Video Game Pianist)

Michael "Piano Squall" Gluck
(Pianist)


Steve Ouimette
(Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock, Aerosmith, World Tour and DLC Konami Rock Revolution)

Ron Ragin
(Civilization IV Soloist)

Nicole Bonsol
(Civilization IV Soloist)


Video Games Live tickets are automatically included with registration for NVISION 08’s professional track.  In addition, stand-alone Video Games Live tickets are available at http://www.nvision2008.com/Enthusiasts/nvision-concert.cfm.

As an added attraction during the concert, the winners of the NVISION 08 gaming tournaments will have the opportunity to perform on stage alongside the musicians.  For more information, contact: concert@nvision2008.com.

Taking place on August 25-27, 2008 in San Jose, California, NVISION 08 is a three-day mega-event for professionals and enthusiasts who are passionate about visual computing.  Thousands of engineers, designers, developers, researchers, artists, enthusiasts, gamers, film makers, business professionals, and consumers from around the world are expected to attend.

NVISION 08 registration and sponsorship information is available at http://www.nvision2008.com/