Posts Tagged ‘girls’

Call of Duty World at War 24hr Launch Party – Swinburne 2008

November 9th, 2008 1 comment

This weekend saw the 24-hour launch party for Call Of Duty 5: World At War at Swinburne University in Hawthorn (my old uni). With a scourge of ubber nerds and geeks gathering from all around town to come play CoD5 first.

Xbox 360 Setup Library Atarium
Amongst the promoters were Alienware – who provided PCs, Sapphire Technologies – who’s graphic cards donned the Alienware boxes, Razer – Keyboard & Mice, V – to help keep the gamers on the ball and Microsoft who graciously provided a stack (100 or so) Xbox 360s to keep things moving.

Activision even went so far as to keep the troops entertained with several models representing Alienware, Razer and ATI for eye-candy (because you know some geek out there is going to want to get their picture taken with them) – which reminds me:

Call of Duty Babe

I didn’t a chance to take too many shots – far too busy playing CoD5, but everything that was taken is available in the Swinburne Call Of Duty 5 Launch set on Flickr. It was a night of (maybe too much) gaming – which was followed by a quick 4hr ‘break’ to play at a LAN Games at another venue not too far from uni, dinner at the good old Hong Kong Seafood Hut and an overload of caffeine (V, Mochas, Red Bulls). Aside from CoD5, inside the BA building, you could jam out to some Guitar Heroes if all this mindless, senseless killing is gotten to you.

Everyone attending got to take home a show-bag with some goodies – self-heating coffee mug, dog tag, CoD hat, t-shirt, CoD pen, lanyard and just to confuse you, a copy of Spider-Man 3 for PC. You could also buy a copy of the game and gear but if the price was any indication, I doubt many did.

Of course, Swinburne’s big promo of hosting the launch is to bring to light the awesome games oriented degree they offer. The double degree probably takes the cake for having the longest title for a university degree in the history of the world and competes directly with RMIT’s BIT: Games & Graphics Programming degree.

Bachelor of Multimedia (Games and Interactivity) / Bachelor of Science (Computer Science and Software Engineering)

Take a looksy, who knows, you could be working on the next Call Of Duty!

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Autosalon 2008 – The Cars, The Ladies & The Nissan Skyline R35-GTR

October 5th, 2008 3 comments

A good mate from highschool and I decided to get to the AutoSalon today. The day started out – as we’d planned the night before – quite late, about 11am meetup at our old highschool (they’re website is still partying like its 1999), then take one car to the Melbourne Exhibition Centre. But as chance would have it, neither of us turned up on time. Zi Kai didnt realise that Day Light Saving time comes into affect today and the friends house I was sleeping over at ended up turning the clock _back_ an hour instead of infront. So after a few SMS exchanges we rescheduled and got there an hour or so later.

One of the main highlights in this years show – atleast for us – was the Nissan Skyline R35-GTR which was going to be having a dyno run (already on youtube!). It was well worth it, just to get close to see the sexy beast the GTR is.

A selection of photos from the entire Autosalon 2008 Set on Flickr appear below, they were taken with the awesome Canon EOS 40D which I bought from Digital Camera Warehouse before my trip to Japan.

HalTech Nissan Skyline R35-GTR on the Dyno at Autosalon 2008 in Melbourne.
Sexy front shot of the HalTech Nissan Skyline R35-GTR
Side shot, pwurtey…

Then ofcourse there was the other cars that are worth mentioning:

Nissan Skyline R34-GTR
Nissan Skyline R34-GTR, I’m Blue Daba De Daba Di edition.

And lets not forget the girls:

JLAudio girl.
I was so in love with the girl in the red pink dress, there’s a few more of photos of her and all the girls .

And finally in keeping with tradition, a shot with two hotties + me.

I rarely go in photos, but who could say no?

The entire series of Photos taken by myself can be viewed on the Autosalon 2008 Flickr Gallery.

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