Published on December 6th, 2010 | by Cameron Woolsey
Neil Patrick Harris to Hose the Video Game Awards
Today it was announced that Emmy Award winning star, host of Spider-Man: Shattered Dimensions, singing evil scientist, and overall man of greatness Neil Patrick Harris will be hosting the Spike TV Video Game Awards December 11th. Not only that, but a whole host of television and movie heroes will be present. Probably to watch the new Arkham City footage. Can’t blame them for that, eh?
Other big names include:
Cast members Of “It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia” Danny Devito, Kaitlin Olson, Rob McElhenney, Academy Award
Nominated Director Guillermo Del Toro, “Halo: Reach” Star And VGA Nominee Nathan Fillion, “Thor: God of Thunder” Star Chris Hemsworth, Olivia Munn, Annalynne McCord, Tony Hawk, and more, with musical performance by My Chemical Romance.
“Neil is a big gamer and a brilliant host,” said Casey Patterson executive producer Spike TV’s “Video Game Awards
So far we have quite a few games that will be presented during the Video Game Awards, so with all else considered, it’s gonna be a helluva show. The press release continues:
The show will feature 13 world premieres of the most anticipated games of 2011 and beyond. World premiere titles confirmed so far include “Batman: Arkham City,” “Resistance 3” and “Thor: God of Thunder,” as well as the next game from Studio of the Year nominee BioWare, the debut of Guillermo del Toro’s video game and a special “Gears of War” announcement. More titles will be confirmed shortly.
For more information check out http://www.spike.com/event/vga
For the full list of nominees just hit this link: http://www.gamingtruth.com/2010/11/17/batman-and-bioware-at-the-2010-video-game-awards/