If you enjoyed the machinima contest from Xfire, here's some more excitement.
- Xfire is pleased to announce the Gaming Movie Gathering, a night of chat with some of the most famous makers of machinima. The event will be a great opportunity for any machinima enthusiasts to discuss the art and for anybody entering the Axe Machinima Fan Film Fest to learn from the masters.
Participants in the chat will be:
- Myndflame (Illegal Danish Super Snacks, Zinwrath) Visit Myndflame (http://www.myndflame.com/)
- Rufus Cubed (Billy Maclure, Return) - Visit Rufus Cubed (http://www.rufuscubed.com/)
- Ezra Fergason, co-creator of the break-out WoW Machinima piece "Return"
- Terran Gregory, an independent film-maker for the last 10 years with an extensive background in fantasy-writing, acting, and singing
- Machinima experts from Machinima.com - Visit Machinima.com (http://www.machinima.com)
- Philip DeBevoise, President and Co-Founder of Machinima.com
- Jason Choi, Video Editor (creater of the award-winning machinima film "Only The Strong Survive")
The chat will take place on April 27th at 7:00pm EDT (4:00 PDT, 11:00pm GMT). To join in the chat please visit our Gaming Movie Gathering page (http://www.xfire.com/cms/xf_machinima_chat). Xfire’s last venture into machinima, the World of Warcraft Movie Contest had over 120 quality entries resulting in over 1,000,000 Xfire downloads. To see the winners, including Illegal Danish Super Snacks and Billy Maclure, visit: http://www.xfire.com/cms/xf_wow_contest. To find out more about Xfire's Axe Machinima Fan Film Fest contest, please visit: http://www.xfire.com/cms/xf_axe_gamekillers. With over $20,000 in prizes the Fest is our biggest, most exciting open-ended machinima contest ever.
It is no longer a mystery; Axe Gamekillers has offered $20,000, including a top prize of $12,500 cash, for the biggest Machinima competition in the history of gaming. Entrants that think they got game (dating skills) or have ever had their game killed should have no trouble coming up with content for their submission.
With numerous game titles from NCsoft , EA, Ubisoft, Mythic Entertainment and Vivendi Universal Games available for use, the storylines, settings and character possibilities are endless.
The early-bird contest deadline - with a $2,500 Alienware prize - is less than a month away, so stop procrastinating and get your game on! Visit the official Axe Gamekillers Machinima Contest page for more details.