Well, this sort of snuck up on me. Video Games Unplugged, a performance by the Queensland Symphony Orchestra, is a concert focusing on — you guessed it — video games and it sounds pretty spiffy.
Taking place on November 23 at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, Video Games Unplugged will be presented by Kris Straub and Paul Verhoeven and will feature music from games lik The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, the Uncharted series, God of War, Diablo, BioShock, World of Warcraft, Starcraft, Assassin's Creed and...
[bites fist with excitement]
... Secret of Mana.
[Squeals in excitement]
And in a cool twist Austin Wintory, the creator Journey's unforgettable score, will be attending as a special guest. Not sure what his attendance will entail, but it's a surefire bet the orchestra will play some of the music from Journey. That can only be a good thing.
You can find out more, and buy tickets, here.