PAX Online Reveal Featured in The Hollywood Reporter

The Hollywood Reporter’s Trilby Beresford reported PAX, the most-attended events in North America and Australia celebrating all things gaming, will be hosting PAX Online later this summer. This digital event will start on September 12 and will run until September 20, and will feature virtual game booths, competitions, and panels where developers, industry experts, press, and content creators will […]

ESPN: PAX, Riot Games Partner on PAX Arena VALORANT Invitational Tournament

League of Legends and VALORANT studio Riot Games is teaming up with PAX, the most-attended events in North America and Australia celebrating all things gaming, to host the PAX Arena VALORANT Invitational tournament this July. ESPN provided a break down of prize information and schedule: The tournament will feature 16 professional organizations and four influencer squads […]

Harrisburg, PA News Crew Fox 43 Traveled to PAX East to Play Indie Games

When it comes to the latest and greatest in video game coverage, most gamers tend to rely on enthusiast publications dedicated to covering the medium. But with the industry’s ever-growing popularity, traditional news organizations are starting to pay attention. Take Fox 43, for example. The Harrisburg, PA-based Fox News affiliate recently took a trip to Boston to visit […]

GameSpot Goes Blades-On with Ghostrunner at PAX East

GameSpot studied the blade at PAX East, sharing six minutes of gameplay of Ghostrunner, the first-person cyberpunk parkour action game from developers 3D Realms, One More Level, Slipgate Ironworks™ and publisher All In! Games. Jean-Luc Sepike describes the experience: You can see our run through the demo in the video above, which started at the beginning of the game. You’re taught how […]

Gamer Escape Builds Towers in Boston with Dungeon Defenders: Awakened

During this year’s PAX East, Gamer Escape’s Joel Hankin stopped by Chromatic Games’ booth to go hands-on with Dungeon Defenders: Awakened, the next entry in the acclaimed co-op tower defense action RPG series. Hankin’s hands-on time with DD: A showed him that there’s never a dull moment when it comes to defending the Eternia Crystals from legions of goblins, […]

IGN: Ghostrunner “is like DOOM meets Blade Runner”

Last month at PAX East, Matthew Adler of IGN spent some time with Ghostrunner, the stylized action game from All In! Games, 3D Realms, Slipgate Ironworks, and One More Level. Ghostrunner combines its frenetic first-person sword combat with incredibly fluid movement. Your character is always running, but you can also slide and wall run similar to Mirror’s Edge or Titanfall. Traversing […]

NBC 10 Boston, PAX Ambassadors Discuss Women in Gaming

At PAX East 2020, NBC 10 Boston took a look at the growth and inclusion of women in gaming. Noting “we’re here, we’ve been here,” Krystina Arielle Tingner commented during the piece on the importance of being inclusive and seeing other black women in the industry. Robin Hunicke, CEO and Co-Founder of Funomena commented, “I feel […]

Twinfinite: Ghostrunner “Extremely Satisfying” and “one of the best games at PAX”

During PAX East, Greysun Morales of Twinfinite went hands-on with Ghostrunner, the stylized action game from All In! Games, 3D Realms, Slipgate Ironworks, and One More Level. Getting kills is extremely satisfying in Ghostrunner and whenever I did die, I never wanted to stop playing. The intense gameplay and smoothness of it all makes you want to keep going and going […]

Tom’s Guide Declares 30XX One of the Best Games of PAX East 2020

30XX, the megaroguelike from Batterystaple Games, was “perhaps, the best game [Marshall Honorof from Tom’s Guide] played at PAX East 2020.” Right from the first moment, the gameplay was pure Mega Man-style fun. We made our way through the stage, running, jumping and dashing our way past obstacles, as well as shooting enemies or slicing them into pieces. The […]

Bleeding Cool Shares the PAX Unplugged Storytime Speaker

Bleeding Cool’s Gavin Sheehan rolled up an article covering Penny Arcade’s announcement of the PAX Unplugged Storytime presenter Eric Lang. The board game legend is highlighted alongside other tabletop personalities who will be featured throughout the weekend including Patrick Rothfuss and Travis McElroy. Penny Arcade released their plans for PAX Unplugged this week, showing off both […]