EA, which sells space in games to marketers, including General Motors and Nike, had a similar response when a financial institution recently offered $1 million to sponsor virtual mortgages and small business loans in the Sims 2. “The bank wanted every financial transaction to be run through its interface, but we weren’t comfortable with that,” says Julie Shumaker, EA’s director of advertising. “Our currency is the Simolean, and our language is Simlish.
See Christ. The dealer is saying “Set of 5 Set of 5 The dealer announces my hand 4 times waiting for the dude to flip his other card, but the other dude doesn react because of the headphones. The dealer grabs his cards, mucks em and says “set of 5 winner” and scoops the pot toward me. Other dude was not very pleased but he understood that he fucked up and didn make a fuss.This is exactly the reason I never wear headphones while playing, also.
Felt I would gain a different perspective then, rather than going straight out of school. It’s a much more integrated, global operating knowledge that requires an understanding of different cultures even within CanadaHe says the timing was perfect given the many changes that have happened at home and abroad. Definitely changed from a decade ago is the way we operate.
It’s got two names already and the fans would still call it Parkhead even if it became, for example, the Nike Arena.”When it comes to the media side, the stadium would be referred to by the new name but what does that matter if fans still call it Parkhead?”What does matter in football these days is the commercial world and keeping up with the best.”I don’t think it would take anything away from Celtic because it’s still a fantastic stadium and if it gives the club extra financial clout to compete at a higher level, why not?”There are people for and against the situation in Newcastle but I heard a guy on the radio talking about how Mike Ashley has now frozen season ticket prices for 10 years.”He was saying he could now afford to go and support his team and if it’s now the Sports Direct Arena instead of St James’ Park, so be it.”That’s a seat filled for a decade at a time when times are hard for fans to fork out. If it helps the common man to get to football then surely it’s a good thing.”If Celtic or Rangers were to put a brand name on to their stadium it wouldn’t stop fans calling the grounds Parkhead and Ibrox but it would bring valuable extra income.”When O’Neil was at Wolfsburg, they played their football at the rundown VFL Stadium. But when he went back a few years later, motoring giant Volkswagen were on board.