Acclaimed performance artist Penny Arcade talks New Yorks destructive gentrification, the failures of the LGBTQ movement, and elusive fame.
From city planning to burger building, here’s our pick of the independent gaming scene in Australia and beyond The Penny Arcade Expo (Pax) is one of the biggest gaming conventions in the world, bringing together classic consoles, the latest shooters, mobile games, PCs, Macs, tabletops – and the people who love them. Show More Summary
Microsoft’ target consumer for the Surface Studio is digital artists, which makes Penny Arcade’s Gabe the perfect user to review the new desktop/tablet hybrid. He was involved in the early development of the device, having been shown the device a year ago and having had input in testing and trailing it during its creation. He has […]
Penny Arcade illustrator Mike Krahulik: If you have not heard already, Microsoft just announced a new device called the Surface Studio. It’s essentially a Surface computer for your desktop. From what I understand, you can go to any Microsoft store today and actually play with one. Show More Summary
It looks like Microsoft's artist-focused Surface Studio is already getting high marks from at least one prominent digital artist....
The Chinatown Fair is an arcade that still operates on Mott Street, in lower Manhattan. It opened in 1944 with penny machines, crane games, and a chintzy museum. It featured Florence, the dancing chicken, later joined by Lillie, a tic-tac-toe-playing...Show More Summary
What men must know, a boy must learn. A young warrior remembers his training as he comes face to face with a mythical beast. RedGate Films’ adaptation of Penny Arcade’s eponymous miniseries doesn’t do its source material justice, but it’s still fun to watch.
The 2016/2017 season of St. Ann's Warehouse just got underway last week with Taylor Mac's ambitious "A 24-Decade History of Popular Music" which runs through October 8... Continue reading…
"Tomorrow holds your final trial as Lookouts..." Short films just keep getting better and better. Lookouts is a homemade short directed by David Bousquet (who is also the film's director of photography) inspired by a Penny Arcade comic series about "Lookouts" scouts who head into a deadly forest to hunt a creature. Show More Summary
This weekend all gaming eyes will be turned to the city of Seattle, Washington. The Penny Arcade expo has become a sort of Mecca among gamers. Thousands of fans, industry folks and media descend on downtown Seattle for PAX West.
Nope, if James Cameron's involved, something's probably wrong. So, you're heading to PAX West this weekend? Great! But let's not forget about all those folks who aren't so fortunate. Penny Arcade eXposition tickets are a hot commodity,...Show More Summary
Gabe: PAX is just around the corner and the folks over at Rocket League have added some cool Penny Arcade/PAX items to their game! Hopefully you’ve been watching the Acquisitions Inc. series on YouTube. If not you should catch up on it now because the live game we play at PAX will pick up right where this series leaves off. Show More Summary
I've written before about how much I've enjoyed the Penny Arcade Expo (PAX) over the last several years. For me, one of the highlights of every show is the live Dungeons & Dragons game featuring Penny Arcade's creators, Mike Krahulik and Jerry Holkins, PVP creator Scott Kurtz, and a rotating cast of geek royalty. Show More Summary
Tycho: Here’s a tender morsel of the strip I’m sending out with the newsletter tomorrow: What is Club PA? It’s more Penny Arcade, essentially; if you like what we do, we try to make it an easy decision for you. Extra strips, early content, events, store savings, and more. Take a look, and see if Club PA is right for you. (CW)TB
Tycho: Here’s the preview of this month’s old school, Penny Arcade villainy: How do you secure what will most likely be a gruesome affair? It’s easy - sign up for Club PA, a more tender Penny Arcade experience. Those who are members currently have already felt the health benefits, benefits beyond those of Acai or Mangosteen. Show More Summary
Tom Spurgeon hard for me to imagine a bigger story in the world of digital comics than Robert Khoo resigning from his position with the Penny Arcade gaming comics and convention juggernaut. That's a top story of the year, all comics, period. Show More Summary
Company President Robert Khoo steps down while the webcomics' original creators take over.
In amidst all of the craziness that is E3, there was a momentous shift in another part of the gaming world. Robert Khoo, the president and head of business development at Penny Arcade, has resigned. More »
Did you know that the Penny Arcade Expo is a celebration of all niches nerd? It truly doesn’t matter what you’re into, the breadth of interest is amazing. Collecting retro games, eating mediocre food, video games, card games, board games, insane collections of dice, incredibly focused 3D printing shops, kinda everything is present at the [&hellip
[Thanks to Dtoid community member Long John for the awesome video production work!] I've made it a habit over the years to ask PAX attendees if they are fans of the actual Penny Arcade comic. With every show that goes by, I hear less and less people state that they've ever even heard of the strip, let alone enjoy it. Show More Summary