Celebrities, including many Trek celebrities, have got involved with many causes over the years, including getting behind saving endangered species. They even made a whole Trek movie about saving the whales! So it is with a grand tradition that the new Spock today stood up to save something that is truly in danger…video arcades
Zachary Quinto tries to "Save the Arcades"
This morningStar Trek’s new Spock Zachary Quinto joined with Stride and their “Save the Arcades” campaign, appearing at the Video West Arcade in Glendale, CA.
Quinto was there to help Stride raise awareness for the cause and to "keep the dream alive for gamers everywhere." Quinto posed for fans and also played a few games while at the arcade.
Being that Zach was involved, there was a big crowd of his fans, especially Heroes fans, waiting for him outside the event. Quinto even posed with some fans.
Fore more on the “Save the Arcades” campaign, visit www.savethearcades.com, where you can play an arcade-style video game, with their points scored benefitting the featured arcade of their choice. At the end of the campaign, the arcade that has earned the most points, as determined by participating consumers, will be declared the winner and receive $25,000 courtesy of STRIDE gum.
More Zach: Sylar vid + new announcement coming soon
For more Zach news NBC recently released a special Heroes video called ‘Sylar Deconstructed’, check it out.
Also, yesterday Zach sent out a tweet saying:.
new project coming very soon. hopefully next week.
[This may be an announcement related to Zach returning to the theater, something Zach talked about last weekend in Las Vegas.]