'Gaming is the Next Step of Interactive Entertainment': Celebrity Gamers Speak Out at Mazda Event

We’re in a 'Golden Age' of gaming. Consoles have turned into supercomputers; controllers have turned into our bodies; multiplayer gaming sessions have turned into global networking events. And at the South By Southwest Gaming Expo, the 'Golden Age' was on full display. "It’s bigger than movies in some regards; it's much larger than music in some regards," said Xbox Live Programming Director, Major Nelson. "Gaming is the next step of interactive entertainment. Today's consumer wants more. They want to be in the center of the action."