Think E3 is easy?
I've done 86318 steps,
walked 63.48 kms and
burnt 22521 calories
Firstly - a million, billion bands will be playing (seriously, we counted nearly 120 acts on five stages over three days).
Thirdly, did we mention the bands? With Def Leppard, System of a Down and Linkin Park headlining, you know you're in for a treat. Korn, Alice Cooper, Skunk Anansie, The Cult, Twisted Sister, Rob Zombie and Pendulum... the list just goes on!
While the precise details will be a surprise, various "Wonderland" surprises will be available, and festival attendees will be able to play the game first-hand and win some interesting goodies.
Alice: Madness Returns is the sequel to the cult classic American McGee's Alice, which launched on PC more than a decade ago. Now, our heroine is back, battling with even more demons both real and imagined. For more information, check out our interview with American McGee and Ken Wong!
The metal/rock oriented Download Festival runs from June 10-12, 2011 in Donington Park, UK.
I like video games, fishing, Depeche Mode, long walks on the beach, writing discussion papers and cups of tea. Not necessarily in that order.
By Michael Irving
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