Now that we have that out of the way, gaming has become a huge part of culture and has even affected the music industry. Video Games Live 2008 merges the music and gaming industry together to create an entire evening of gaming music performed by a full orchestra with projected video footage, synchronized lighting, and on-stage interactive segments with the audience. The performance will be on Friday, February 22, 2008.

It will feature songs from:
Halo 3
Starcraft II
(exclusive preview!)
World of Warcraft
Harry Potter and The Order of the Phoenix
Chrono Cross
Final Fantasy

For a full press release, go here. Tickets for Video Games Live 2008 go on sale on Saturday, December 8th at 10am at, ticketmaster outlets or charge by phone at 415-421-TIXS or 408-998-TIXS. Tickets are $65.00, $47.50 and $38.50 for reserved seating plus applicable charges (whatever that means).