Why is there a bow tie wearing giraffe at E3?

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#1 Posted by altairre (1193 posts) -

So apparently Spike TV brought a giraffe to E3. I remember Geoff Keighley twittering something about some giraffe related thing but I don't think it was ever explained WHY?

Has this anything to do with anything game related? I just don't understand anymore...

#2 Posted by august (3846 posts) -

Because fuck it man.

#3 Edited by Pie (7099 posts) -
#4 Edited by Video_Game_King (36272 posts) -

Because would you rather have a giraffe wandering around E3 in the nude?

#5 Edited by thatdutchguy (1273 posts) -

#6 Edited by XanderCrews (106 posts) -

Put a monicule and a top hat on it, then I'll be impressed.

#7 Posted by TheVeteran13 (1210 posts) -

Resident Evil 6 re-release for next gen consoles

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#8 Posted by BBAlpert (1477 posts) -
#9 Edited by Dethfish (3667 posts) -

Giraffe Keighley?

#10 Edited by RazielCuts (2955 posts) -
#11 Posted by mosdl (3228 posts) -
#12 Edited by altairre (1193 posts) -

Because would you rather have a giraffe wandering around E3 in the nude?

I'm having trouble answering that question.

#13 Edited by Pop (2633 posts) -

you pick up the giraffe and the PS4 box is under it.

#14 Posted by Chaser324 (6556 posts) -

Afrika X Tokyo Jungle

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#15 Edited by Optix12 (615 posts) -

If thats in the general E3 show floor, will a giraffe even be cool with all the flashy lights and generally loud noise being pumped at it?

#16 Posted by BeachThunder (11953 posts) -

This is the next iteration of the Slender franchise.

#17 Posted by MooseyMcMan (11039 posts) -

It's actually J Allard in disguise.

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#18 Posted by Colourful_Hippie (4352 posts) -

poor giraffe

#19 Posted by Cloudenvy (5891 posts) -
#20 Posted by Mr_Skeleton (5144 posts) -

Because of the new Call of Duty game.

#21 Posted by MachoFantastico (4701 posts) -

Am I the only one uncomfortable about this? Usually don't bother to much about these sorts of things but I kind of feel for the Giraffe. Can't be the most comfortable environment for him.

Also, are Spike TV and Geoff going mad? Hopefully the animal isn't there for the entirety.

#22 Edited by Zeik (2444 posts) -

@optix12 said:

If thats in the general E3 show floor, will a giraffe even be cool with all the flashy lights and generally loud noise being pumped at it?

I'm pretty sure that giraffe has give up on life.

#23 Edited by Aegon (5645 posts) -

It looks sad, although that might just be a natural giraffe expression. Also, giraffes are dangerous.

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#24 Posted by MachoFantastico (4701 posts) -

Kind of hope the giraffe goes mad and kicks Geoff up the backside. Probably do him some good, the dude as slowly gotten weirder and weirder.

#25 Edited by PillClinton (3291 posts) -

Man, that's really fucked up... no joke.

#26 Edited by MarkM (295 posts) -

#E3GiraffeYOLO420

#27 Posted by Nev (548 posts) -

What a bunch of party animals.

#28 Edited by isomeri (1280 posts) -

So it begins.

#29 Posted by thatdutchguy (1273 posts) -

Man, that's really fucked up... no joke.

i agree , tought it was fake... this is just not ok

#30 Posted by MarkM (295 posts) -

@nev said:

What a bunch of party animals.

I see what it is that you did there.

#31 Posted by thatdutchguy (1273 posts) -
#32 Edited by Jimbo (9815 posts) -

So I suppose these are the short-arsed, over-dressed giraffes we'll have to put up with next gen? All style and no substance. Fuck you, Microsoft.

#33 Edited by TheManWithNoPlan (5522 posts) -

The company's this year are trying to be more all inclusive and speak to a broader and taller audience.

#34 Posted by Nezza (360 posts) -

I have had my hand inside a giraffes mouth.

True story.

#35 Posted by Brendan (7812 posts) -

Lolwat

#36 Posted by benpicko (2008 posts) -

gif

#37 Edited by benpicko (2008 posts) -

@thatdutchguy said:

@pillclinton said:

Man, that's really fucked up... no joke.

i agree , tought it was fake... this is just not ok

Yeah, seriously. Who thought this would be a great idea?

Edit: Oh, it's Spike TV.

#38 Edited by BabyChooChoo (4525 posts) -

Because of the new Call of Duty game.

Call of Duty: Giraffe Warfare. "It's a long way up."

#39 Posted by theveej (831 posts) -

The giraffe is probably hell of uncomfortable, but man he(mb she? I DUNNO) is looking sharp. Also I would want the giraffe to periodically photo bomb the Spike TV set during live shows, that would be awesome.

#40 Edited by ThePickle (4184 posts) -

Hangover Part III in theaters now.

#41 Posted by Optix12 (615 posts) -

inb4 it gets a Doritos hat and A master chief figure holding his hand up to signify 5 digits (cus halo 5 guys!)

High five master chief next to a giraffe

#42 Posted by Sploder (917 posts) -

This is videogames, bitch

#43 Edited by HorseFactory (98 posts) -

E3 hasn't even started yet & people are already taking things too far.

#44 Edited by Funkydupe (3320 posts) -

There aren't enough giraffes wearing bow ties in this world.

#45 Edited by GorillaMoPena (2147 posts) -

Did someone MOCAP A GOD DAMN GIRAFFE?

#46 Edited by Funkydupe (3320 posts) -

They're saving it for the next Modern Warfare game. The marines lost the dog in combat so they grabbed the next best thing, turns out it is awesome and can see over tall walls and such.

#47 Posted by FlipperDesert (2087 posts) -

Did someone MOCAP A GOD DAMN GIRAFFE?

Dogs vs. Giraffes is the new CoD multiplayer mode.

#48 Posted by Cold_Wolven (2220 posts) -

The dog that did the mocap in CoD: Ghosts needed a companion so yeah now he has a Giraffe friend

True story.

#49 Edited by I_smell (3924 posts) -

Pod Racer game?

#50 Edited by Turtlebird95 (2391 posts) -

That's the sidekick for Battlefield 4. The true emotional riveting tale of man and man's eightieth best friend, the giraffe.

Oh wait, that's just Don Mattrick.

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