Mark Burnett Executive Producing Video Game Awards for Spike TV

Emmy-winning producer Mark Burnett is taking on another awards show, this time Spike’s Video Game Awards next month. The “Survivor” and “Celebrity Apprentice” producer says he’s very comfortable around video games, given that he’s regularly trounced at them by his three teenagers. They particularly enjoy “Black Ops” and “FIFA,” he said. “It’s an enormous industry. […]

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Neil Patrick Harris Shows He’s Game for Anything

NEW YORK – Spike TV says Neil Patrick Harris will host this year’s Video Game Awards. The star of stage, video games and TV’s ‘How I Met Your Mother,’ Harris will preside over the eighth annual celebration of gaming’s best, Spike TV announced Monday. Also expected are comedian Dane Cook, “Thor: God of Thunder” video-game […]

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‘Uncharted 2’ Takes Top Prize at VGAs

LOS ANGELES – The cinematic action adventure “Uncharted 2: Among Thieves” nabbed three prizes including game of the year at the Spike TV Video Game Awards. The PlayStation 3 exclusive was named top game for that console and honored for its graphics at the awards show, which featured appearances from Stevie Wonder, Green Day and […]

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