New York Giants Get a Demonstration at Training Camp of Most Authentic Football Videogame NFL GameDay™ 2001
Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc. - 08/14/2000
NFL GameDay™ 2001 Touted by NFL Players as Most Authentic Football Videogame WHAT: 989 Sports is visiting the New York Giants training camp to give the team a demonstration of the all-new version of the most popular football videogame for the PlayStation® game console -- NFL GameDay™ 2001. Available in-stores today, NFL GameDay 2001, has a reputation for being the most realistic because of the involvement of all-pro players like Terrell Davis, John Randle, Mike Alstott, Charles Woodson, Akili Smith, Ryan Leaf, Hardy Nickerson, Jason Sehorn and Jimmy Smith (just to name a few). 989 Sports incorporates actual player movements into their videogames through motion capture technology, as well as enlisting numerous marquee players to consult on the NFL GameDay 2001 playbook. WHERE: University at Albany Racc Building -- Cafeteria 5:00pm - 8:00pm Tuesday, August 15, 2000 BROADCAST OPPORTUNITIES: -- Demo of NFL GameDay 2001 -- New York Giants playing NFL GameDay 2001 -- Talk to the many Giants who are videogame fans -- Behind-the-scenes making of NFL GameDay 2001, including player interviews and NFL GameDay 2001 gameplay footage (available upon request)
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