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Topic # 50336 24-Nov-2009 14:24
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I do a tech blog for 3news website which is completely unrelated to this other than they asked me if i knew any WOW players who wanted to be on TV, possible 60 minutes article.

I've contacted a couple of people  i know who play, but if anyone else is keen can you drop me a line with your contact details and name ?

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  Reply # 275803 24-Nov-2009 14:43
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is there any particualr area you are looking for wow players... i know plenty(its my guilty pleasure play wow )




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  Reply # 275804 24-Nov-2009 14:43
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You could try offering the players in-game gold?

Please interview them using their avatars, not real ppls. I'll be sure to watch that.

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  Reply # 275805 24-Nov-2009 14:44
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Haha, yeah I can get a few people but again - not sure face on tv associated with WoW would be their thing







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  Reply # 275807 24-Nov-2009 14:47
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It really depends on the tone of the article. Frankly, an awful lot of TV reports on online gaming follow the "aren't they weird" genre of journalism.




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  Reply # 275810 24-Nov-2009 14:50
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Unsure to much about the details at all, he just said WOW players. I'm guessing documentary style so no particular leaning .
You can check that out with them anyway, im only handing a list of willing sucke^H^H^H^H^H people.

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  Reply # 275823 24-Nov-2009 15:27
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i play alot of other online games more First person shooters, but not WOW. if you wanted a different perspective.




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  Reply # 275825 24-Nov-2009 15:29
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Nah they said WOW players, im guessing non-WOW players are a dime a dozen :D

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  Reply # 275944 24-Nov-2009 20:02
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How hardcore you want the WoW players be? I'm more of a casual player although I haven't played/been on it for the past 9 months or so.




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  Reply # 275982 24-Nov-2009 22:38
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Ahh just any WOW players will do. probably good to do a variety :)



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  Reply # 276404 26-Nov-2009 09:26
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Thanks guys, I've put the names forward ive been given, i think I have enough for now.

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  Reply # 276640 26-Nov-2009 20:01
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it would be embarrassing to be on tv for that lol




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  Reply # 276704 26-Nov-2009 23:47
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Here's an example of the cringe worthy coverage of gaming you'll see from the mainstream media in NZ, this ones from a few years ago now.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xwF0KPWIte8

I imagine they'll be doing a rehash of the same sort of thing for Wow's 5th anniversary.

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  Reply # 276730 27-Nov-2009 05:42
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wow.... what about runescape ppl :P




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  Reply # 276741 27-Nov-2009 07:43
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Oh god lets not go there, my son was addicted to that for sometime and did a youtube worth rant when i took it away and dismembered his PC (he thanked me later!)

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