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[preview] And you will know PAX by the trail of cute: Warp tour


Following the trail of cute was like a secret pass to the best games of PAX. From the tiny undead samurai of Skulls of the...
By Andrew Vanden Bossche  |  March 19, 2011
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Photos: PAX East 2011 (Saturday)

Giant rampaging Pikachus, Jedi knights, and garden-variety zombies
At the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center | March 12, 2011
By DAVE BARKER  |  March 18, 2011
PAX East in Boston

At PAX, everyone gets along

PAX East came to the Boston Convention Center this past weekend, bringing 69,500 gamers together for three days of video and computer-game demos, nerdcore concerts, panel discussions about the industry and gamer culture at large, and chances to meet the
Game faces
By MADDY MYERS  |  March 18, 2011

Responses to the Dickwolves Debacle

Your article " When Dickwolves Attack " (March 4) was great — really well written, and you explain the significance of everything very well. I wasn't much of a Penny Arcade fan, so it was easy for me to forget the vast scope of their influence, for exam
Letters to the Boston editor, March 18, 2011
By BOSTON PHOENIX LETTERS  |  March 18, 2011
Desperately Seeking Pyramid Head: PAX East, in Craigslist Missed Connections

Desperately Seeking Pyramid Head: PAX East, in Craigslist Missed Connections


So PAX East has come and gone -- and left behind a trail of broken hearts. One has only to check out the "Missed Connections"...
By S.I. Rosenbaum  |  March 16, 2011
Penny Arcade's Dickwolves Debacle continues

Penny Arcade's Dickwolves Debacle continues


To recap: Penny Arcade made a joke that included rape peripherally -- that is to say, fictional rape by fictional monsters called "Dickwolves" -- and...
By Maddy Myers  |  October 22, 2010


PAX East 2011 tickets on sale now

PAX East 2011 tickets on sale now


So how's your March of next year looking? Well, block off the 11th through the 13th, because that's when PAX is happening. Next year's version...
By Ryan Stewart  |  September 27, 2010
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Photos: PAX East 2010 (Saturday)

Not pictured: Guy dressed as an enormous Fruit Fucker 2000
At the Hynes Convention Center | March 27, 2010
By DAVE BARKER  |  April 02, 2010

PAX East 2010 (Sunday) Video: Jerry & Mike Answer Fans' Questions


Don't ask me why Jerry Holkins and Mike Krahulik (author and artist of the webcomic Penny Arcade) chose to back their dramatic entrance with Katt...
By Maddy Myers  |  March 29, 2010

PAX East 2010 (Saturday): Video Game Orchestra


The Video Game Orchestra opened their Saturday night concert with this medley of classic Super Mario tunes, and followed that up with some equally familiar...
By Maddy Myers  |  March 29, 2010
PAX East, Day Two: Best Games of All Time + Nerdcore Musical Guests

PAX East, Day Two: Best Games of All Time + Nerdcore Musical Guests


As I write this, I am waiting for the Video Game Orchestra to begin their set at Saturday night's concert – yes, this blog is...
By Maddy Myers  |  March 27, 2010


PAX East, Day One: Penny Arcade Q&A + the "Girls & Games" Panel


The Penny Arcade Expo, aka PAX East, finally has arrived. 60,000 gamers hit up Boston to celebrate their hobby/obsession, check out sweet new releases, and...
By Maddy Myers  |  March 26, 2010

In honor of PAX East: An extended Jonathan Coulton interview


Jonathan Coulton serenades Wil Wheaton at PAX 2009So -- like the other 60,000 of you who are piling into the Hynes Convention Center this weekend...
By Shaula Clark  |  March 26, 2010
PAX East & Anime Boston: One Month Away!

PAX East & Anime Boston: One Month Away!


  There’s only one month left before PAX East comes to Boston (March 26-28). That’s right: one month until Penny Arcade’s author and artist duo...
By Maddy Myers  |  February 24, 2010
Get your PAX East passes now

Get your PAX East passes now


According to Gus Mastrapa at Wired's Game | Life blog, passes for Penny Arcade Expo (or PAX), the gaming con for the rest of us,...
By Ryan Stewart  |  October 20, 2009