Tycho: It’s always a little surprising to be writing a newspost in the middle of a PAX, but, you know. It’s four days now. PAX East is gonna be four days now, too - did you hear? It’ll be starting on the Thursday of that week. We had such a good time playing with Holly Conrad yesterday night at the Acquisitions Incorporated game. Show More Summary
While I’ve known about Pyre for roughly a year now (having seen it twice at PAX East), I never got the chance to sit down and play the game. Since I’m a fan of Supergiant’s previous works, I just kind of figured it would be the same high-quality adventure-style game we’ve previously gotten from the studio. Show More Summary
Tycho: Wizards of the Coast is doing an event called Stream of Annihilation to kick off the new stuff they’ve got going, some of which was teased in the Acquisitions Incorporated Live game from PAX East. They’re essentially operating a kind of online convention you can attend June 2nd and 3rd, with twelve hours of programming per day. Show More Summary
Image & Form is well-rested after a hectic period of showing SteamWorld Dig 2 to happy gamers at GDC, PAX East and EGX Rezzed. And now we're back with a new SteamWorld Ambassador Challenge! This means we're giving away multiple copies of all past, present and future SteamWorld games to ONE winner that helps us name a robot appearing in SWD2. Show More Summary
If you’ve been to PAX East at any point and stopped by the handheld gaming area, you’ve seen the sea of beanbags they set up. They’re comfortable, easy to transport, inexpensive, and basically, […] The post Yogibo Bean Bags: Make Your Apartment Instantly Feel Like an Internet Startup (They’re Also Cat-Friendly) appeared first on Geek.com.
We first saw Telltale's take on Guardians of the Galaxy in early-ish March when a handful of screenshots were revealed ahead of PAX East. Now we get to see the crew in action, as Telltale has released a trailer for the series. Although, "in action" is a bit of a nebulous concept here. Show More Summary
Devolver Digital and Sloclap has released a 15-minute gameplay walkthrough of Absolver, revealing the player-versus-player features from the game’s recent demo at PAX East 2017. Check Out the Absolver Gameplay Video: Here’s an overview, via Devolver Digital: “In the ruins of the fallen Adal Empire, you awaken with a mysterious mask on your face, and...
The Elder Scrolls Online’s Morrowind expansion has got fans excited. The Elder Scrolls Online: Morrowind was announced last month and the expansion is bringing a new Warden class and PvP mode with it. The video above, from PAX East, gives us a look at the Battlegrounds 4v4v4 PvP Mode, and as well as a peek […]
Inside the Kickstarter Games Castle at PAX East this month. The day after Kickstarter launched in 2009, Eric Berlin launched Kickstarter’s very first Games project, offering to make nine interconnected crossword puzzles. "I'd love to...Show More Summary
Ooh, this episode is a little late. See, I was on vacation, and the ol' crew decided to up and record an episode without even telling me. You know what that means? No Hot Dish! Even so, it's worth listening to, probably. I listened to parts of it. Show More Summary
World of Final Fantasy will add Balthier from Final Fantasy XII as a Champion Summon via free downloadable content on March 23, Square Enix announced at the Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age PAX East 2017 panel. Watch the World of Final Fantasy Balthier Trailer: Here’s Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy image gallery. Click on...
From Toejam and Earl to $300 NES games, take a visual tour of the Boston show floor.
I'm standing on the PAX East convention center floor with a controller in my hand. On the screen in front of me is a pissed-off bear wearing nothing but a backward, purple hat. He seems poised and ready for me to guide him through a room full of swinging axes and deadly spikes. Show More Summary
PAX East went down in Boston over the weekend, and where there are crowds playing video games, there are cool people wearing cool costumes. Read more...
Alanah and Marty are back from PAX East, and boy are their arms tired! Y'know, from playing lots of games.
The Bobby Throne Saves The World booth at PAX East is adorned with free coins and pamphlets, all necessary marketing materials to help spread Bobby's important message. A boy who has approached the booth stands a less than a foot away from a large television. Show More Summary
At PAX East over the weekend, the folks behind the hotly-anticipated “Friday the 13th: The Game” showed off a new trailer and even provided us with our first good look at a brand new Jason that was designed by none other than Tom Savini. That piece of playable DLC content was inspired by the ending of […]
It was probably inevitable that “retro” would become a subgenre unto itself in the indie gaming scene: Development costs are expensive, independently-developed games tend to have more in common with their arcade and […] The post PAX East 2017 Hand’s On: HUNTDOWN appeared first on Geek.com.