E3 2012: The Swag Bag
The above pic represents about a fourth of the swag available at E3. Let's take a look at everything that was there after the jump. As always, if you find something not outlined here, let me know and I'll add it. There were SO many shirts, I doubt I found them all.
A - 15th Anniversary Harvest Moon Bag (got only by playing the games)
B - Injustice T-Shirt (got only by attending the presentation)
C - Playstation All-Starts Battle Royale T-Shirt (Off-site in the Nike vault). There were six other shirts with the names of the known Sony-IP fighters on them.
D - Oswald Hat and Ostown Hats redemption ticket (Longest merch line at the show)
E - Video Game Voters Network T-Shirt (outside of the show floor in the convention center)
F - Gree USB man (received after Gree party)
G - E3 2012 LA pin (bought at the E3 merch kiosk outside the expo but in the convention center)
H - Nintendo set of five Nintendoland pins on vinyl card back (had to play games to get the pins, so it took about two hours to get all the pins)
I - Nintendo press info star (easily picked up at press desk)
J - Nintendo press conference wristbands (orange was right up front)
K - Sega contacts magnet (Easily available at SEGA press desk)
L - Where's My Water free game redemption card (handed out at Disney booth)
M - Gree wristband for party (had to have printed invite)
N - Harvest Moon duck plush (third day handout for playing games)
O - Gree mints (Handed out in Gree booth)
P - Nintendo Wii U/ 3DS lanyard (All attendees got one with badge holder)
Q - Playstation Vita lanyard (easily picked up at PS press desk)
R - PS3 lanyard (handed out at Sony booth)
S - Jet Set Radio Lanyard (Hard to get at the SEGA desk)
T - Sega Lanyard (easily grabbed at SEGA desk)
U - Gree Lanyard (handed out at Gree booth)
V - Hell Yeah buttons (handed out for playing game or at SEGA desk)
W - E3 t-shirt (bought at the E3 merch kiosk)
X - PS Move metal water container (had to ask at the Sony booth)
Y - Age of Wushu Diary (handed out at the booth)
Z - Video Game History Pin (only the heads of the museum were carrying these pins)
AA - Month free of 3G service from AT&T for PS Vita (got by playing Vita games)
BB - Persona 4 Badge holder card - could redeem for shirt at booth (all attendees received this)
CC - Wreck it Ralph face card to redeem 360 avatar goods (handed out at Disney booth)
DD - Wreck it Ralph shirt (handed out at random times at Disney booth - rare)
EE - Resident Evil 6 head lamp in box (received at Resident Evil 6 demo at Capcom booth)
FF - Video Game History Museum brochure (easily grabbed at the booth)
GG - 1 month and 1 year vouchers for Playstation Plus (month for playing games, year at press conference)
HH - SEGA bag (easily grabbed from bin at SEGA booth)
* - Business cards and Media badge with holder
Bethesda speakers box and Adventure Time button. Available at booths.
More stuff in semi-alphabetical order:
Assassin's Creed Encyclopedia and bag. Received after playing the demo. Rare.
Aliens Colonial Marines bandana. Received after playing the demo or occasionally at booth.
Alienware bag and yo-yo. Available at booth.
Ascend shirt. Available at booth.
Battlefield 3 shirt, received after playing special demo.
Bethesda papercraft speakers. Really work! Handed out by booth babes.
Borlderlands 2 shirt. Handed out with button after the demo. Very long line.
Brave the Video Game hat. Handed out after demo.
Chrome Skylanders figure. Supposedly had to ask, as playing the demo wasn't enough.
Perfect World Dragon Beanie. Given out at special booth events. Very rare.
Dead Space 3 snow hat. Available after demo.
Dead Space 3 shirt. Available after co-op demo.
Dishonored temporary tattoo. Handed out at Bethesda booth by booth babes.
Dead or Alive 5 pin. Received after demo. With it had the logo . . . sort of a generic pin.
Planetside dogtags. Hard to get all three. Had to play three different demos.
Microsoft press conference wristband.
Family Guy Online shirt. Available at the booth outside the expo.
Forza Horizon shirt. Had to have ticket and wait in line and play demo.
More Forza Horizon goods.
Frogger Flyswatter. From SoulDreamX: "In order to get this, you had to either get 75,000 + points in Frogger Pinball (which was set up as an actual pinball machine, despite being an iOS game) or from being one of the first 100 people to like it on Facebook or something. I got it from scoring the points."
Gears of War shirts. Available after demo or during special booth events.
Gravity Rush. Available after PS Vita game demo.
WeMade Green guy plush and shirt. After demo and special booth events.
Guardians of Middle Earth shirt. Available after demo.
Halo 4 shirt. After demo or special booth events.
Halo avatar card. Available after meeting Master Chief and getting a photo outside expo.
Hawken bag, iPhone case, and hat. Available for doing various things at booth.
Just Dance 4 shirt. Handed out at Ubisoft booth after stage demo.
Madfinger Shadowgun shirt. Available after demo.
Metal Gear Rising Revengeance shirt. Available after demo.
Need for Speed Most Wanted shirt. Available after demo.
Natsume's Harvest Moon set. Pig given out first day, Alpaca second day, and Duck the third. Very hard to get. They went fast and they were very stingy with them. Had to play a lot of games.
No Man's Land shirt. Available after demo.
Perfect World and Neverwinter bag and Neverwinter mug. Available after demos.
Nyko Free Fighter Cape, wig, and bottle opener. Available at booth after demo.
Persona 4 shirt. Available by redeeming badge card at booth.
Plants Vs. Zombies shirt. There wasn't a Popcap booth, but there were zombies wandering the floor. Never saw them handing shirts out though, so I'm not sure how people got this one.
Rekoil shirt. After demo.
Sackboy plush. Given out after meeting sackboy or after playing LittleBigPlanet 2 on the Vita.
Street Fighter 25th Anniversary Charm. Given out near the Street Fighter X Tekken booth outside the expo.
Smart As... bag. Given out for entering the Smart As... contest at the Vita game station.
Star Trek shirt. Received after attending presentation.
Tekken Tag Team Tournament 2 lanyard. After playing the demo.
The Line "damned 33rd" shirt. Handed out after demo.
World of Warplanes shirt. After demo.
Wii U shirt warn by the employees and booth babes working the Nintendo booths. This would be very hard to get.
Where's My Water? Tri-Ducking shirt. Given out at Disney booth for doing all Where's My Water? activities. Disney was also handing out the recently released Where's My Water? gator plushes.
World of Tanks swag set. This swag bag full of stuff was given out as contest prizes for demo tournaments. Some of the above pic was available in 2011. The keychain, shirt, mousepad, dogtags, and virtual stuff was given out this year.
World of Warplanes Aviator Glasses. Given out at the booth.
World of Warplanes dogtags. Given out at the booth.
Wreckateer pins. Received by accomplishing tasks in the demo.
Age of Wushu bag. Given out at the booth after demo.