Overhead shot of Pax East Expo Hall. Advertisements galore. Image: Pax East Community Facebook Page The Penny Arcade Expo (PAX) is meant to be a safe space for people who love video games, but when I entered the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center for my first PAX East last week, I instantly felt like I didn't belong. Show More Summary
This arcade takes pennies, not quarters. Those of you who had graphing calculators in high school or Nokia phones in the early 2000s will probably remember Snake. It's a classic arcade game that is as addictive as it is inaccurate to the challenges of being a snake. Show More Summary
E3 might be the holy grail of gaming conventions, but the PAX (short for Penny Arcade Expo) suite of conventions are definitely a solid runner-up. They're the grail blessed by one of Jesus' cool...
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In a question-and-answer session at PAX East today, Penny Arcade founders Jerry Holkins and Mike Krahulik got onto the topic of their fantasy IP Thornwatch, which Krahulik has developed into a tabletop game. In an offhand comment, the pair mentioned that they would love to work with Telltale on an adventure game in the universe. Show More Summary
For MMO fans headed to Penny Arcade's inaugural PAX South in San Antonio, Texas, this weekend, there's one panel not to miss: Where Did Multiplayer in MMOs Go?. Massively's Larry Everett will guest on the community-oriented panel, which runs from 11:30 a.m. Show More Summary
Penny Arcade Portrait of Lauren Bacall by Joseph Cornell I was going to write a long account of all the various things I read, saw, listened to, etc. this year, as a way of preserving some of the experience of the year for myself, and maybe offering some amusement for the occasional random reader... Show More Summary
“New York used to be Sin City," says performance artist Penny Arcade. "I came to New York to sin! New York City went from being the Big Apple to the Big Cupcake. People are staggering from one cupcake to another!” She has a point.
Here's a 30-minute look at Cosmic Star Heroine, an indie RPG by Zeboyd Games (Penny Arcade Adventures Episodes 3-4) that's sorta like a cross between Lunar and Phantasy Star, with dashes of Suikoden. It's out next year for Steam and PSN. Read more...
Tickets for Australia's 2015 Penny Arcade Expo on sale now for early bird prices.
PAX Australia took place over Halloween weekend 2014 in Melbourne, Victoria – marking the second anniversary for the growing event, and another successful satellite show. Short for Penny Arcade Expo, PAX started in 2004 when Penny Arcade founders Jerry Holkins and Mike Krahulik wanted to attend a show focused specifically on gaming. Show More Summary
There's still no news regarding the release of "Fallout 4," but Bethesda had some cancellation announcements during the Penny Arcade Expo Australia a few days ago. No, it wasn't Fallout getting cut, but another sequel.
Jamie Dillion: There are a little over two weeks left until the deadline for our Halloween Costume Contest. This year it’s open to all of Penny Arcade, be it Gabe and Tycho themselves, or perhaps Gabbie and Tyche, maybe Div, a fierce...Show More Summary
Huh? What's that? It's Weekly Webcomic Wrapup time? Sorry, can't. Playing Super Smash Bros. on my 3DS. But hey. Webcomics. Voting. Things. Whatever, can't talk, gotta focus. OH WII FIT TRAINER, YOU CHEAP MOTHER-- Penny Arcade (Consumerism) MGDMT...
Gabe: We have a really cool PA Presents live stream coming up this Monday. We will be playing Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor! It will be a day before it hits stores and you can watch it all right here on my Twitch channel. Tycho and I will be joined by a few of the developers so they can field questions as we run through a bit of the game. Show More Summary
Penny Arcade Expo is a massive annual get-together in Seattle for people who like to have fun. (Which is everyone.) We popped by the halls recently to check out the players, and found a lot more diversity than you might’ve found a few years ago at an event like this. Lately a lot of smart game […]
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SEATTLE, Washington — It’s like Halloween two months early at the Penny Arcade Expo (PAX), with gamers and geeky fans of all stripe dressing up in costumes of varying quality and seriousness. Over 70,000 gamers converge each year in Seattle … Read more ›
The publisher of the fantasy role-playing game Dungeons & Dragons revealed new plans for tie-in at the Penny Arcade Expo in Seattle, this weekend, including a new “castle defense” mobile game and “enhanced re-releases” of several classic titles. Renton, Washington-based Wizards of the Coast (a subsidiary of ) made three major announcements at a PAX [...]
SEATTLE (AP) — While most attendees of Penny Arcade Expo come to the boisterous convention to play games, bag swag and meet like-minded people, a few take the time to investigate online bullying and why it's so prevalent among the gaming community.