Enhanced Exhibitors List for PAX East 2017

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The Enhanced Exhibitors List for PAX East 2017 is now available. If you haven’t used this list before, it takes the official exhibitors list from PAX and organizes the exhibitor by category: In addition links and blurbs are included for most exhibitors. If you see any corrections or have a link to one of the few exhibitors missing one please … Read More

PAX Guides Ready for PAX East 2017

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PAX Guides is ready for PAX East 2017, helping you to do the same. New PAX East content includes: Other PAX guides have been updated, including: Once the PAX East app has been updated the Enhanced Exhibitors List will also be published for PAX East. In the meantime you can check out last year’s list. As always, if you have … Read More

PAX Unplugged Hotels

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Philadelphia Hotels

There are a lot of options for a PAX Unplugged hotel before the official listing. You can find a hotel room at a lower cost or with more sleeping space easily with everything Philadelphia has to offer. Doing my own hotel research I found several distinct groupings of hotels which, all together, should fit most everyone’s needs. Photo Credit: henk.sijgers … Read More

What We Know About PAX Unplugged

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pax unplugged announced

At the start of PAX South 2017 an all new PAX event was announced: PAX Unplugged. Here is what we know about PAX Unplugged so far. PAX Unplugged will be exclusively about tabletop gaming in all forms: board games, cards, dice, role playing, etc. It will be held November 17-19, 2017 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia. Ars Technica interviewed Jerry Holkins (Penny Arcade writer/PAX co-founder) and Ryan … Read More

Last Minute PAX South 2017 Tips

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PAX South 2017 is almost upon us! Here are a few last minute reminders and tips before you head out. Don’t forget your badge! If you’re flying and checking a bag keep your badge in your carry on, just in case. You’ll get a free lanyard in the morning. Check the weather before you finish packing. Update your Nintendo 3DS and games … Read More

My PAX Carry

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My PAX Carry

What (and how) you carry into PAX with you can have a big impact on how enjoyable your day is and how comfortable you are by the time you leave. Much like what to pack and what to put on your schedule are personal preferences, so is knowing what you need to have with you during PAX. With that in … Read More

Morning Queues

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Having a plan each day you’re at PAX is the key to seeing as many things you want as possible. The morning queues are vital to such a plan, so know which queue you want to be in and how early you need arrive each day. If you haven’t yet, download the PAX South app and check out the Plan … Read More

PAX South Tabletop Update

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PAX South has published a great forum post for tabletop gamers: The Board Gamer’s Guide to PAX South 2017. I’ve taken details from that post to update my own Enhanced Exhibitors List. The Tabletop Area has been added and the Tabletop, Card, and Role Playing Games section (these are Expo Hall located booths, not to be confused with the Tabletop … Read More