Posted Mon, Nov 10, 2008 by Morvelaira
Next expansion in Times Square, we hope
Best Buy has announced that they're going to be throwing an absolutely huge celebration for the release of World of Warcraft: Wrath of the Lich King near Times Square in New York City. The only such celebration to take place on the East Coast, Blizzard co-founders Mike Morhaime and Frank Pearce will be there, as well as many of the developers, for a night of interviews, trivia and prizes.
MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Alliance and Horde members will converge on the Best Buy at 44th Street and 5th Avenue to take part in the highly anticipated midnight launch of Blizzard Entertainment®’s World of Warcraft®: Wrath of the Lich King™. The celebration, starting at 8 p.m. Eastern Time on Nov. 12 at the Best Buy store near Times Square, is the premiere developer meet-and-greet in the U.S. for the popular World of Warcraft game and the only such event on the East Coast.
The event includes appearances by Blizzard Entertainment cofounders Mike Morhaime, CEO, and Frank Pearce, executive vice president of product development. In addition, a number of the game’s developers will be available to meet players and sign copies of the game. Geoff Keighley, videogame TV host, will emcee the evening that will feature interviews, trivia and prize giveaways.
For the full press release, please check here.