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15,000 attend E For All

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E For All Expo, held in Los Angeles over the weekend, attracted 15,000 visitors.

That's according to organiser IDG World Expo, which has called the event a great success”.

"E for All 2008 was all about connecting great game companies with gamers and gamers with great games, and we're happy to report that the event was a true success in this regard," said IDG World Expo CEO Mary Dolaher.

In addition to welcoming back great exhibitors, celebrity gamers and partners from last year, we added a number of new programs and special features for 2008 which truly added to the excitement and energy of the show.

"We want to thank everyone who participated in E for All 2008 and helped make it such a success."

According to Edge, the show offered a Game Developers Conference Game Career Seminar, and a "Gaming Bootcamp: Learn from the Pros," where participants learned video game tips and tricks from professionals such as Fatal1ty and GamingAngels.com.



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