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Speaking at PAX 2013

I’ll be speaking at a panel at the upcoming Penny Arcade Expo. The convention is happening from 30 August – 2 September in Seattle. This panel has a lot of super smart industry professionals on it, and they will be primarily be focusing on things that people can do in the creative process to create compelling content without blindly falling…

PAX 2011

I spent the vast majority of PAX 2011 working, but I was able to get a bit of time off on Sunday to take a look around the Exhibit Hall to scope out the games I’m excited about. The first of these games is UNCHARTED 3: Drake’s Deception. All I really got to see was the booth, as the playable…

PAX 2009

PAX 2009 began on Thursday afternoon for me, where we went over to the Exhibit Hall to supervise booth setup with the rest of the ArenaNet and NCsoft crew. This didn’t end until about 21:30 on Thursday night, so it was a pretty full day for me, and the actual convention hadn’t even started yet. Friday night after long day…

PAX 2008 Pics

I didn’t take nearly as many pictures this year as last year because I was working at the convention, but here is the photoset anyway. The Bethesda booth to promote Fallout 3 was very impressive. They brought in an old 1950s trailer, put a white picket fence on one side, and plonked a 1950s style nuclear family on the inside…

It’s Off to PAX I Go

Last year, I went to my first Penny Arcade Expo (PAX) as a regular videogame fan — nay, a Super Fan. This year is different. I am working for a videogame developer and instead of attending PAX to have carefree fun as a fan, I’m attending to work and have a different kind of fun. The kind of fun you…