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Overheard at E3: Which game is this?

A lot of the casual conversation at E3 revolves around girls, girls and more girls. Overheard at Webzen's display of whirling skirts and crop-tops: Gamer 1: Which game is this? Gamer 2: Dude, I don't even care....

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Webzen: a lot of fuss for one release

One MMO company definitely wants to get noticed at this E3. Webzen's booth is big, almost as large as nearby THQ and Activision, and they're putting on a show for the crowds. With dancing booth babes, a loud emcee and armour-clad models -- as well as plastering all the cafeteria tables with ads --...

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Girl gaming clans as next-gen booth babes

The idea of booth babes who are fanatical gamers isn't a new one, but the booth babe cliché tends to overlook the fact that becoming a babe is one way for gamers to get into E3. With a clampdown on the amount of flesh on show at this year's E3, companies are looking for a few other ways to...

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PGR3 Fun Time with Japanese 360 Girls

Marketing for morons tip #360: When all else fails, bring out the babes! Sensing that sex sells consoles, Xbox Japan sponsored an apparently successful promotional event subtly christened  "Xbox Live Fun Time" where three popular Gravia (pin-up) girls cooed over the 360 and showed...

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Save the booth babes

Just as I'm getting psyched for my first trip to E3 on behalf of 360Fanboy and Joystiq, commenter Sinz points me to a buzz-killing story about the crackdown on booth babes at this year's expo—as if covering a few glistening breasts will make Senator Cankles call...

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Booth babes - GDC style

Crys and omsu both managed to snap a photo of the only real "booth babe" at this year's GDC. Who said developers don't have a sense of humor?...

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Booth babes update: E3's response

Yesterday we brought you news that E3 would be censoring its exhibitors this year, with a prohibition on nudity, partial nudity and even bikini bottoms. Gamecloud has obtained a statement from the director of E3 concerning this policy, and it seems that it's not a new development: In fact, it is the...

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Censorship at E3

Say goodbye to booth babes; this year's E3 is putting restrictions in place to clean up the show floor a little. The exhibitor's handbook apparently includes the following rule: Material, including live models, conduct that is sexually explicit and/or sexually provocative, including but not limited...

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