Mexican game expo lures in Microsoft, EA, Activision, more

E3 isn't the only gaming show around. Our gaming compadres to the south are getting ready for the 8th annual Electronic Game Show, a gaming expo open to the public. (Not a televised competition with appliances for prizes.) It's a big'un, too; more than 26,000 people attended the show last year. reports that this year's attendees are in for a treat, as Microsoft has committed to showing its wares at the event, which runs October 23 to 25 in Mexico City. Also setting up this year inside the Expo Bancomer Santa Fe building will be Electronic Arts, Activision, Ubisoft, Konami and THQ. This is big news for Joystiq readers south of the border -- gigante, even!

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