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PAX: My Conversations with ArenaNet Staff

On the Sunday of PAX I had great conversations with some of the people that are involved with one of my favourite games. It was nice to be able to speak to the people involved in Guild Wars develpment to let them know how much I enjoy the game and appreciate their work. The party did not afford as much…

PAX 2007 Pics

Compiled into two photosets for your viewing pleasure: ArenaNet/Guild Wars related and everything else. I didn’t feel a great need to take pictures of most of the things in the Exhibit Hall. They were fairly unimpressive, and to be honest most of the stuff there was of small interest to me. Big Daddy statue? Yawn. Just look at pictures of…

PAX: ArenaNet/Guild Wars Party

The ArenaNet party was held on Saturday 25 August at GameWorks, a big arcade/bar across the street from the Washington State Convention & Trade Centre, the venue for PAX. The party started at 18:00 for VIPs and ArenaNet staff. Everyone else at the convention could enter from 19:00. Here’s a shot of the bar, without hordes of people milling around…

PAX Panel: Inside ArenaNet

The panel opened with rousing music from Guild Wars: Eye of the North and a behind-the-scenes video from the Guild Wars Nightfall making-of DVD. The format for this panel was similar in structure to the other panel I attended. The official Guild Wars site has a brief summary. The first set of panelists were all women who work at ArenaNet:…

After-PAX Travel and Rest Period

PAX is over. It was largely awesome. I will not go into detail now, because once I start writing I won’t be able to stop. Plus, I really need to go to sleep. I will write about the ArenaNet panel at PAX, the Guild Wars party, my conversations with people from the Guild Wars development team, and my overall PAX…