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The Official Computer Gaming Expo Videotape Documentary Begins Taking Orders!
August 4, 1999
LOS ANGELES - Terminator Line Entertainment is deep into preproduction
on the official documentary for the upcoming Classic Gaming Expo (CGE),
which is set to be held in Las Vegas, Nevada, on August 14-15. The CGE show
is a celebration of the early years of classic gaming including
systems from such developers as Atari, Apple, Intellivion, Vectrex,
The video, which is set to run at approximately two hours, will cover
all aspects of the show including highlights from all the Keynote
Speakers - which include Steve Cartwright and David Crane (of Activision),
Christian Svensson (of MCV), Donald A. Thomas, Jr. (formerly of Atari Corp
now with VM Labs), Don Daglow and William C. Fisher(Blue Sky Rangers),
Michael Cartabiano and Patrick King (of Vectrex), and many many
more! Also covered in the video will be all the booths, show-goers,
the Museum of Classic Gaming systems, contests, and direct feeds
of all the new games being premiered at the show.
The video is set to be shot on Mini Digital Video and edited on-line
for maximum image quality. It will then be professionally duplicated
and mailed out. Current projections suggest that the video will ship
the first half of September.
Ordering information is available through the CGE Video website,
http://home.earthlink.net/~santora/cgevideo.html, or at the show
through the Atari Gaming Headquarters Booth.
Mark Santora, head of Terminator Line Entertainment, has been an
active member of the gaming and video community for the last
twenty years. His previous video work includes the highly praised
World of Atari 1998 Documentary, the Next Gen Debuts videos from E3,
AEO at E3, and several independent projects.
Copyright 1999 Terminator Line Entertainment. All rights reserved.
This article may be reprinted in its entirety.