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PAX East 2015: Day One Wrap-Up

These days life rarely affords me the time to play video games, much less write about them. However, one gaming event I always make time for is PAX East—especially this year, when the hot, sweaty, crowded expo floor of was a welcome tropical vacation from the comically extreme weather we’ve endured in New England this…

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PAX East 2014: Day Two Wrap-Up

10:00 AM – Back to the convention center for Round 2. Saturday at PAX traditionally draws the most die-hard fans, the ones who are willing to wait for hours to play the newest entry in their favorite franchise for just a few minutes, or spend months painstakingly crafting highly accurate foam replicas of fantasy weapons…

The expo floor feels like Times Square + Las Vegas + half of downtown Tokyo shoved into a really big gymnasium.

PAX East 2014: Day One Wrap-Up

8:30 AM – This year will be my third PAX East, making me a fully-fledged PAX veteran. And like a veteran, I’m eschewing the complimentary PAX swag bag (and the 2-hour wait that comes with it) and shooting to be on the expo floor a half-hour after it opens. 10:30 AM – After an hour…