Weekly Report: TGS Highlighter

Community News - We have an upcoming game night, giveaway and much more.

Announcements

- Battlefield Heroes Game Night will be held September 29th at 4:30pm PT. Vote for the time you plan to show up so staff can stick around.

- League of Legends: Clash of Fates beta giveaway . I've been told we have a couple more thousand of these keys to give away to U.S. residents. Be sure to check the system specifications found on the right side of the page before requesting a key.

- Latest Today On the Spot Trivia Winners. If you have had a chance to participate in the trivia sessions for the show, we plan to start adding the names of the winners periodically on the show and in the Producer's Note , GameSpot live production team's site blog. We had a lot of catching up to do on prizes, so check out a variety of winners for the past 4 episodes

- Round 4 of the Game Heroes competition started a few days ago. If you haven't had the change to vote, drop by there to give the remainder favorite game heroes a pat on the shoulder!

Member Spotlight: pooyanh

This week's member spotlight goes to pooyanh for keeping things real by creating a highlights report of his favorite happenings at this years Tokyo Game Show. Drop by his blog and give him a TGS shoutout, or simply respond to some of the neat things he had to say. Nice going, pooyanh!

User Reviews

This week's selection came from a list of hundreds of users I have been tracking! Some of you have private messaged me over the past year asking if you did something wrong because I was tracking you. Not at all; I you look like an awesome blog poster or contributor to the site, I may track you to see if you have any cool community news to share. Here is this week's rundown of user reviews.

Osmos (PC) Domstercool
Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor (DS) Jerell_rast
Oblivion - GotY Edition (PC) gbrading
The Simpsons Game (X360) Danbambridge
Muramasa: The Demon Blade (Wii) Raikoh_
Sins of a Solar Empire (PC) Samson089
Scribblenauts (DS) Gatcho

Randomness Teh Awesome

Blog Bunker

A Beginners Guide to Reviews by DarkSynDrom
YLOD PS3 Fixed by Dan_Lero
The FPS PC Community is Being Suffocated by x2wiSteDx
The best generation of video game history? by red-ray

Staff Fingerprints

Many editors attended TGS this last week. Check Brian Ekberg and Shaun McInnis ' blogs for how their trip went. GS staff also took lots of TGS pictures as well.

Misc. Drawer

- Game Heroes Bracket emblem have finally been granted to all participants!
- User videos will be skipped this week due to gamespace page issue that has been reported.

Tip of the Week

This week's tip is about using the GameSpot Answers pages on your profiles. We already explained how the feature worked earlier this year, but did you know that you have a GameSpot Answers page that shows how many questions you have asked, how many you have answered, and an answers level? To get to this page, click on your Contributions list and then click Answers. Next, post your Answers statistics here! The person with the highest answer level, question asked –or- answered will be featured in next week's member spotlight!

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12 comments
Jerell_rast
Jerell_rast moderator

Yay, my review got featured:). Answers Level:Silver Questions I've Asked: 0 Questions I've Answered: 4

cire
cire

Saw the article about Gamespot in the latest issue of the Japanese magazine BRUTUS.

JodyR
JodyR moderator

whoa, check out hesel. :)

hesel
hesel

Answers Level Silver Questions I've Asked: 0 Questions I've Answered: 21 :)

quadraleap
quadraleap

Damn I missed the BH game night. =[

chicknfeet
chicknfeet moderator

Awnser level: Silver Questions I've asked: 1 Questions I've awnseres: 1 :lol: i guess i've lost too

Brianfox1
Brianfox1

Awnser level: Gold Questions I've asked: 4 Questions I've awnseres:8 I lost already too.

JodyR
JodyR moderator

nice, you have silver. :)

hank_101
hank_101

Congrats to the pooyanh for the member spotlight. Hopefully I won the Dirt 2 trivia! So were doing an answers contest? I don't have much but: Answers Level: Silver Questions I've Asked: 0 Questions I've Answered: 3

JodyR
JodyR moderator

Here's an example of the GameSpot Answers statistics. I never answered or asked a question so I lose already. Staff can participate too! Let's do this! Answers Level: Bronze Questions I've Asked: 0 Questions I've Answered: 0

JodyR
JodyR moderator

Announcements

- Battlefield Heroes Game Night will be held September 29th at 4:30pm PT. Vote for the time you plan to show up so staff can stick around.

- League of Legends: Clash of Fates beta giveaway . I've been told we have a couple more thousand of these keys to give away to U.S. residents. Be sure to check the system specifications found on the right side of the page before requesting a key.

- Latest Today On the Spot Trivia Winners. If you have had a chance to participate in the trivia sessions for the show, we plan to start adding the names of the winners periodically on the show and in the Producer's Note , GameSpot live production team's site blog. We had a lot of catching up to do on prizes, so check out a variety of winners for the past 4 episodes

- Round 4 of the Game Heroes competition started a few days ago. If you haven't had the change to vote, drop by there to give the remainder favorite game heroes a pat on the shoulder!

Member Spotlight: pooyanh

This week's member spotlight goes to pooyanh for keeping things real by creating a highlights report of his favorite happenings at this years Tokyo Game Show. Drop by his blog and give him a TGS shoutout, or simply respond to some of the neat things he had to say. Nice going, pooyanh! User Reviews

This week's selection came from a list of hundreds of users I have been tracking! Some of you have private messaged me over the past year asking if you did something wrong because I was tracking you. Not at all; I you look like an awesome blog poster or contributor to the site, I may track you to see if you have any cool community news to share. Here is this week's rundown of user reviews. Osmos (PC) Domstercool Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor (DS) Jerell_rast Oblivion - GotY Edition (PC) gbrading The Simpsons Game (X360) Danbambridge Muramasa: The Demon Blade (Wii) Raikoh_ Sins of a Solar Empire (PC) Samson089 Scribblenauts (DS) Gatcho

Randomness Teh Awesome

Blog Bunker A Beginners Guide to Reviews by DarkSynDrom YLOD PS3 Fixed by Dan_LeroThe FPS PC Community is Being Suffocated by x2wiSteDx The best generation of video game history? by red-ray Staff Fingerprints Many editors attended TGS this last week. Check Brian Ekberg and Shaun McInnis ' blogs for how their trip went. GS staff also took lots of TGS pictures as well. Misc. Drawer

- Game Heroes Bracket emblem have finally been granted to all participants! - User videos will be skipped this week due to gamespace page issue that has been reported.

Tip of the WeekThis week's tip is about using the GameSpot Answers pages on your profiles. We already explained how the feature worked earlier this year, but did you know that you have a GameSpot Answers page that shows how many questions you have asked, how many you have answered, and an answers level? To get to this page, click on your Contributions list and then click Answers. Next, post your Answers statistics here! The person with the highest answer level, question asked –or- answered will be featured in next week's member spotlight!