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David Jaffe wants you to shoot his truck


10:00 AM on 02.12.2012



I love the idea of promoting a new game release with a contest; it's a pretty foolproof concept. I definitely like the idea of being allowed to shoot Sweet Tooth's ice cream truck with a machine gun. Sounds perfect, right? 

My one hangup with this plan is that you're not physically shooting the gun. They've devised a system in which you aim the guns via satellite from the comfort of your couch. Still cool; you're still shooting something, but my excitement for the experience dwindled ever so slightly. 

Head on over to the Shoot My Truck site and sign up with either your Facebook or Twitter account and wait for the big day.  








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