September 28th 2011 - San Francisco, CA – HarryBalls.com, a seriously irreverent video game information and entertainment site is looking for game developers with a sense of humor to send one 600 x 400 image of a character or two from one of their video games in that character’s favorite or not so favorite bathing suit.
Why? HarryBalls.com plans to publish a special new annual section of the site called the Harry Balls Bathing suit edition which gently make fun of traditional media’s swimsuit editions while promoting upcoming video games and entertaining the gaming consumer.
What makes an image funny?
a. Putting a swimsuit on a video game character who wouldn’t normally wear a swimsuit. i.e. A space alien, Orc, Zombie, a tank
b. Putting a swimsuit like a bikini or thong on a game character that wouldn’t be expected to wear a bikini if the character were to wear a swimsuit.
c. Putting a swimsuit designed in the 20’s on a modern or futuristic video game character.
d. Putting the character in the swimsuit in a pose only a swimsuit model use.
e. Posing a character in a poorly fitted swimsuit.
Cliff Harris, owner of the UK based indie game company Positech Games said “This sounds truly awesome.”
Patrick Hudson, CEO of Robot Entertainment said “I like the idea.”
The Harry Balls Bathing Suit Edition will reside on the HarryBalls.com site. It will only appear on the HarryBalls.com site and not in any print magazines. Participation on the Harry Balls Bathing Suit edition is free for game developers.
HarryBalls.com will include information about each game including features and links to purchase/download the games. Game developers should send the 600 x 400 image of their character (s) in their bathing suit to hb AT harryballsdotcom by October 7 th, 2011.
About Harry Balls Media
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