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...
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.
PAX Australia less than a month away so you'll need these PAX AUS maps to get planning your weekend. The biggest gaming expo to come Down Under is taking over the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC) once again. Where will you be spending your time?
We’ve been banging on about PAX Aus and VR Gaming in separate articles for a while now. It seems it’s time to combine that chocolate and peanut butter as PAX Aus will feature a dedicated VR Freeplay Area this year. Attendees will have the opportunity to strap on, in, and up to experience the latest […]
Director of Programming for Xbox Live 'Major Nelson' (Larry Hyrb) will open PAX Australia 2016 Keynote. Major Nelson is an industry icon that has been key in the development of Xbox platforms and Xbox Live since 2003. On his Blog and weekly Podcast, Hyrb provides an inside look at operations within Microsoft's Xbox division.
If you’re a fan of Dungeons & Dragons and Penny Arcade you may have heard of Acquisitions Incorporated. For the uninitiated, Penny Arcades’ Acquisitions Incorporated is the D&D group consisting of Omin Dran (Jerry Holkins), Jim Darkmagic (Mike Krahulik) and Binwin Bronzebottom (Scott Kurtz) that usually play live during PAX.