BOSTON, MA -- April 16, 2008 - Living Expositions Inc. today announced the launch of“My Gaming Life,” a specific zone that will be a part of Electronic Living Expo (ELX) Boston, which will showcase the largest spectrum of video gaming experiences and products ever assembled in one venue. As part of ELX Boston, to be held November 14-16, 2008,“My Gaming Life” will unite distinct video game elements from the casual, mobile, console, interactive, music and PC-based gaming sectors. Show attendance is expected to be over 30,000 people.
Supported by ELX’s recent partnership with E-SPORTS SERVICES, one of the most trusted names in the video game events industry, the“My Gaming Life” zone will be a free-flowing gaming layout that will facilitate general attendees to experience the six unique gaming categories. Some of the zone activities will include a Junior Rock Band™ competition, Parent vs. Child Madden 08™ 2v2 Tournament, female Wii™ Sports tennis competition, an Ultimate Dorm Room experience and other sponsored stage activities. Expo television crews and talent will conduct booth visits, broadcast live interviews, cover sponsored gaming tournaments and update attendees on all the latest developments in each of the gaming zones.
“With over 70 percent of the U.S. population playing video games,‘My Gaming Life’ is set to provide an amazing showcase of top-tier products and services catering to all ages of gamers,” said Barry Schneier of ELX.“Having E-SPORTS SERVICES producing this element of the show will allow us to provide consumers with a world-class video gaming experience that the entire family can enjoy.”
Other features of“My Gaming Life” include:
• Gaming Tour– Regularly scheduled free guided tours will be offered to engage and educate attendees on exhibited products and services.
• Zone-Specific Stage Activities– Each gaming zone (casual, mobile, console, interactive, music, and PC) will have a full schedule of gaming, education, and entertainment activities.
• Ultimate Dorm Room– A college student’s“room come true” complete with gaming console, high speed internet, surround sound and high definition TV, Players compete and the winning team makes this room their own.
• Pro-Gaming Tournaments– In addition to walk-up, free-play tournaments activities, competitive“e-sport” organizations will have the opportunity to host tournaments.
Produced by Living Expositions Inc., ELX will showcase and demonstrate cutting-edge products and technologies in home entertainment, gaming, personal computing, mobile communications and more offered by leading manufacturers, retailers and services. Attendees will also have access to product introductions and demonstrations, interactive activities, live and online entertainment, how-to workshops and expert presentations. Additionally, Verizon Communications has signed-on as the premier sponsor of ELX Boston.
The November event– being held at the Bayside Expo Center– is the first in a series of expositions around the country. Additional events for 2008 - 2009 are being planned for Boston, Chicago and San Jose.
For more information, please visit www.elx2008.com or contact Ed Tomasi at (212) 845-9127
About Living Expositions
Living Expositions Inc., founded in 2006, produces and executes lifestyle-themed expositions providing unique and entertaining experiences for consumers. Living Expositions events are designed to enhance and improve the personal and professional lives of attendees. The company's expositions bring together manufacturers, retailers and consumers in an atmosphere of sharing and learning to reinforce brand loyalty, understanding and appreciation of lifestyle-focused products and services.
About E-SPORTS SERVICES
E-SPORTS SERVICES is an event production and technologies company that specializes in video game entertainment. Driven purely by clientinitiatives, our mission is to facilitate direct relationships between our clients and the video gaming audience. Through innovative video game entertainment technology, specialized equipment and professional event production services,
E-SPORTS SERVICES is one of the most trusted names in the video game events industry.
For more information, please visit www.esportservices.com.