PAX Is over! But our excitement is not. Charles and Dan break down the best and worst of PAX AUS 2017 in this special episode of Game Club. There’s more good than bad at the highlight of the nerd’s year down under. But it’s worth talking about who’s doing things well in this space and […]
Your first day of PAX Aus is over and the next has begun. In this issue, you’ll discover the hot new trends to look out for on the show floor, or if you can’t make it down to the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre I’ve got you covered. Monster Hunter World First of course was […]
DESTINY 2 ‘SUPPAWTS’ AUSTRALIAN WORKING DOG RESCUE INT AT PAX AUS, TO RAISE AWARENESS ‘FOR THE PUPPIES’ Tomorrow, Activision is bringing the iconic line from the Destiny 2 live action trailer ‘For The Puppies’ to life by helping raise awareness for non profit charity, Australian Working Dog Rescue Int (AWDRI). As part of the partnership, Activision and AWDRI will be bringing real-life […]
Can You Recommend a Panel? The PAX AUS schedule for 2017 is now available online, details of each panel, tournaments and all the events within events are up for viewing. Click here, you can browse or search the schedule to find items of interest. There’s an update on previous years that shows a handy notification where you can […]
If you're in Melbourne this weekend get a taste of the PAX Australia experience with the pop-up event in Fed Square. This Friday and Saturday, 1-2 Sept., everyone can come down and play some games, hear some talks or maybe win some prizes.The takeover of Federation square will include tournaments on a massive screen, some of the hottest recently released games and competitions to win PAX Aus 3-day badges. PAX Aus is more than video games so there's expected to be plenty of cosplay and board games in the hear...
While there wasn’t a dedicated League of Legends booth in the Expo hall this year, Riot Games made their presence felt at PAX Australia 2016. Professional players and shout casters alike were offering up their knowledge and talents in Panels and among the branded booths on the convention floor. Jake ‘Spawn’ Tiberi is a professional […]
PAX, like any convention, is busy and involves a lot of waiting. Here’s a small trick I’ve found helps keep me calm during the longer waits. Anyone who’s read anything about therapy or psychology in the last five years will have heard about mindfulness. It’s currently in vogue with regards to the treatment of anxiety […]
Despite reading guides from more experienced attendees, I walked away feeling as though I didn't get as much out of PAX as I could have done.Since then, I found my way to this year's EB Expo in Sydney and gained a few insights into the best practice for attending these events. So from one expo noob to another, here are some of my basic tips for attending PAX this year.