Tag Archives: PAX 2009
Fri, Aug 14, 2009 | 18:29 BST
Sony has announced that MAG will hit North American retailers on January 26, 2010.
Zipper and SCEA will be holding an event during PAX on September 4 from 6:00 – 9:00 PM PST and 200 PS Blog readers are invited to attend the 256-person function and get hands-on with a new MAG map.
All you need to do is RSVP over on the US PS Blog.
Hit the link for the rest.
Tue, Jun 30, 2009 | 20:38 BST
PAX 2009 organizers have announced that Ron Gilbert will provide the keynote during the sixth annual festival September 4-6 in Washington state.
“This is an unbelievable moment for us,” said Penny Arcade’s Robert Khoo. “I wasted an entire family vacation one year trying to figure out how to win that stupid spitting competition [in Monkey Island].”
The Computer Hall of Fame inductee has created Maniac Mansion, the first two installments in the Monkey Island series, has a career spanning over 20 years in the industry, has founding three gaming studios, and created the SCUMM scripting language.
Currently, Gilbert is creative director at Hothead Games.
Press release through the break.
Thu, Apr 23, 2009 | 21:16 BST
Exhibitors and musical acts were announced today for the Penny Arcade Expo.
Attendees can expect exhibits from: Bethesda, BioWare, Blizzard, Capcom, EA, Microsoft, Nintendo, Rockstar, Telltale, Ubisoft, Valve, and WB Games.
Musical acts include: Anamanaguchi, Freezepop, Jonathan Coulton, MC Frontalot, Metroid Metal, and Paul & Storm.
More announcements are expected before the show, and floor space is filling quickly.
PAX runs September 4-6 in Seattle.