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Syfy's Gaming Initiatives

The Hollywood Reporter interviews Dave Howe, talking with the president of the Syfy television network about their gaming projects, including the Red Faction: Armageddon tie-in movie, their MMO shooter DEFIANCE, and what's next. Here's Dave's take on the future: "I think its early days for us. Trion was our first major joint venture and we entered into that two or three years ago. We have the joint venture partnership with THQ. We just announced a gaming initiative whereby were publishing around six Facebook games. This is a beginning of what we hope will be an aggressive expansion and we do truly believe that his is a ripe opportunity for Syfy to capitalize on and the right opportunity to really exploit the passion, the interest, the habits, and the entertainment consumption habits of our audience in a way that weve never been able to do in the past. Were very excited about games and we see it as a big growth opportunity for us over the next five to 10 years."

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2. Re: Syfy's Gaming Initiatives Aug 9, 2011, 12:37 kanniballl
 
Cutter wrote on Aug 9, 2011, 11:45:
Is that what they're doing at Siffy?

Not JUST that, for example I'm sure they're all really working hard on Mansquito 2.

Meanwhile they've cancelled Eureka and added a bunch of reality shows.
 
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