Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.


42 posts

Geek

Trusted

Topic # 50336 24-Nov-2009 14:24
Send private message

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 ?

Cheers
Liz

View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic
 1 | 2
BDFL - Memuneh
60808 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 11690

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Lifetime subscriber

393 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 8


  Reply # 275803 24-Nov-2009 14:43
Send private message

is there any particualr area you are looking for wow players... i know plenty(its my guilty pleasure play wow )




this is where a signature goes

147 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 1


  Reply # 275804 24-Nov-2009 14:43
Send private message

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.

742 posts

Ultimate Geek

Trusted

  Reply # 275805 24-Nov-2009 14:44
Send private message

Haha, yeah I can get a few people but again - not sure face on tv associated with WoW would be their thing







57 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 4


  Reply # 275807 24-Nov-2009 14:47
Send private message

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.




42 posts

Geek

Trusted

  Reply # 275810 24-Nov-2009 14:50
Send private message

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.

132 posts

Master Geek


  Reply # 275823 24-Nov-2009 15:27
Send private message

i play alot of other online games more First person shooters, but not WOW. if you wanted a different perspective.




42 posts

Geek

Trusted

  Reply # 275825 24-Nov-2009 15:29
Send private message

Nah they said WOW players, im guessing non-WOW players are a dime a dozen :D

I iz your trusted friend
5785 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 137

Mod Emeritus
Trusted
Lifetime subscriber

  Reply # 275944 24-Nov-2009 20:02
Send private message

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.




Internet is my backyard...

 

«Geekzone blog: Tech 'n Chips Takeaway» «Personal blog: And then...»

 

Please read the Geekzone's FUG

 




42 posts

Geek

Trusted

  Reply # 275982 24-Nov-2009 22:38
Send private message

Ahh just any WOW players will do. probably good to do a variety :)



42 posts

Geek

Trusted

  Reply # 276404 26-Nov-2009 09:26
Send private message

Thanks guys, I've put the names forward ive been given, i think I have enough for now.

1414 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 11


  Reply # 276640 26-Nov-2009 20:01
Send private message

it would be embarrassing to be on tv for that lol




gz ftw


8025 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 387

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 276704 26-Nov-2009 23:47
Send private message

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.

1414 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 11


  Reply # 276730 27-Nov-2009 05:42
Send private message

wow.... what about runescape ppl :P




gz ftw




42 posts

Geek

Trusted

  Reply # 276741 27-Nov-2009 07:43
Send private message

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!)

 1 | 2
View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic

Twitter »

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





News »

Hawaiki Transpacific cable ready-for-service
Posted 20-Jul-2018 11:29


Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central launches
Posted 10-Jul-2018 10:40


Spark completes first milestone in voice platform upgrade
Posted 10-Jul-2018 09:36


Microsoft ices heated developers
Posted 6-Jul-2018 20:16


PB Technologies charged for its extended warranties and warned for bait advertising
Posted 3-Jul-2018 15:45


Almost 20,000 people claim credits from Spark
Posted 29-Jun-2018 10:40


Cove sells NZ's first insurance policy via chatbot
Posted 25-Jun-2018 10:04


N4L helping TAKA Trust bridge the digital divide for Lower Hutt students
Posted 18-Jun-2018 13:08


Winners Announced for 2018 CIO Awards
Posted 18-Jun-2018 13:03


Logitech Rally sets new standard for USB-connected video conference cameras
Posted 18-Jun-2018 09:27


Russell Stanners steps down as Vodafone NZ CEO
Posted 12-Jun-2018 09:13


Intergen recognised as 2018 Microsoft Country Partner of the Year for New Zealand
Posted 12-Jun-2018 08:00


Finalists Announced For Microsoft NZ Partner Awards
Posted 6-Jun-2018 15:12


Vocus Group and Vodafone announce joint venture to accelerate fibre innovation
Posted 5-Jun-2018 10:52


Kogan.com to launch Kogan Mobile in New Zealand
Posted 4-Jun-2018 14:34



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.



Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.