VGL & Blizzard Create Massive Success!
Mon May 21, 2007, 12:00 pm
VIDEO GAMES LIVE “WoW’s” THOUSANDS IN
First American Video Game Concert in Asia Proves to be Massive Success
“It was quite an honor to be asked by Blizzard to create a special concert featuring some of their best games in such a powerful setting,” stated Video Games Live co-creator and conductor Jack Wall. “It’s incredible how many passionate fans Blizzard has in
The special 22 minute concert consisted of 5 segments including some of the best music from World of Warcraft, World of Warcraft: The Burning Crusade and Starcraft. The big surprise however was the presentation of the brand new Starcraft II trailer. Thousands upon thousands of eager fans crowded into the prestigious Olympic Park Stadium in
The renowned and popular Mostly Philharmonic Orchestra and Choir played flawlessly to multiple synchronized video screens, special effects and state-of-the-art lighting. In fact, the center video screen used during the performances is the largest LED screen in all of
When told that Video Games Live would soon be coming to
During the Starcraft segment Blizzard video game composers Russell Brower and Glen Stafford along with Blizzard Cinematic Producer Scott Abeyta joined Tommy Tallarico on stage to help perform some of the rock-n-roll pieces with the symphony.
In the end it was an incredible experience for everyone and something that both Video Games Live and Blizzard will be looking to expand and build on for the next Blizzard exclusive partnership concert happening on
World of Warcraft: The Burning Crusade (Main Theme)
An incredible stage!
Blizzard games have the greatest colors!
Blizzard composers join in on the fun onstage!
Every choir should have level 70 Druids!
Wide shot during rehearsals
You never want to make an orc angry!
The biggest LED screen in the entire country!
Another big success for Tommy & Jack!
Calm before the storm... Olympic Park Stadium seats over 12,000 people!