More than 100 panels and guests announced for PAX Aus
Wednesday 8 October, 2014 - The Penny Arcade Expo (PAX) returns to Australia in October 2014, and has now revealed the full schedule of panels, tournaments and guests. With an increase in capacity by almost 40% thanks to the event now taking place at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre, this year's PAX Aus will feature more than 100 panels across 6 massive theatres, featuring everything from Q&A's, game demonstrations, quiz shows, cultural discussions, how-to lessons, concerts and more! Tickets are still available to purchase via this link.
The full schedule can be viewed online here.
The maps and exhibitor listings can be viewed online here.
A selection of some of the fantastic panels you can expect at the show:
Friday, Sunday and 3 Day International Tickets are still available and can be purchased only through the PAX Aus website: www.paxaustralia.com.au/registration.
Penny Arcade ( http://www.penny-arcade.com) is a web comic focused on video games and video game culture, written by Jerry Holkins and illustrated by Mike Krahulik. With over 3.5 million readers, it is the most popular and longest running gaming web comic online. Penny Arcade is also responsible for the Child’s Play Charity, the Penny Arcade gaming expos (PAX) in Seattle, Boston, San Antonio and Melbourne, multiple videogames based on the brand, and multiple online video series.
PAX or Penny Arcade Expo ( http://www.paxsite.com) is a festival for gamers to celebrate gaming culture. First held in Seattle in 2004, PAX has nearly doubled in size each successive year, with PAX Prime 2013 selling out of tickets in a matter of minutes. Connecting the world’s leading game publishers with their most avid and influential fans, PAX expanded with a second show in Boston in 2010 making it the largest & second largest gaming show in the U.S, with a third US show in San Antonio to take place in 2015. The first international PAX was announced to be held in Melbourne, Australia in 2013.