PAX Australia 2013 - What to check out at the show

Don't want to miss out on anything at PAX Australia? We've put together a list of highlights at the show for you to check out!

Heading to PAX Australia in Melbourne this weekend? We've done all the hard work for you and have listed some of the show features so you won't have to!

PAX Australia runs from July 19-21.

GameSpot AU team members will be taking part in various panels, so track the schedule if you don't want to miss them live.

Featured events
• Opening keynote by Monkey Island creator Ron Gilbert
• Q&A session featuring Penny Arcade founders Jerry and Mike
• Presentation by Rooster Teeth
• Developer presentation by BioWare and Gearbox Software
• Microsoft's Xbox One presentation
• The Omegathon competition

Music acts
• MC Frontalot
• The Protomen
• The Minibosses
• 7bitHero
• SoundBytes

Ubisoft
Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag
Watch Dogs
Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Blacklist
Just Dance 2014
Rayman Legends

Nintendo
• Pokemon Video Game Australian National Championships
• 3DS downloads exclusive to PAX Australia
• Upcoming Wii U games

Sega
Total War: Rome II

Other games
Plants vs. Zombies 2: It's About Time
Saints Row IV
Dynasty Warriors 8
Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z
Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2
World of Tanks

Areas
• The Tabletop Area for Magic: The Gathering
• PC Area with free play and tournaments
• Console free play and tournament areas

Local indie developers will also be present in the ANZ Indie Pavilion. Six of the best independent Australian-developed games will be selected for display in the PAX Australia Indie Showcase, which include Antichamber, Black Annex, InFlux, DUET, Fractured Soul, and MacGuffin's Curse.

PAX Australia will take place this year from July 19 to July 21 at the Melbourne Showgrounds. To find out more about this year's PAX Australia event, be sure to visit the PAX Australia hub.

Written By

Zorine “harli” Te is a long time Australian competitive gamer and also an Associate Editor at GameSpot.

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6 comments
doubleflip92
doubleflip92

I wish the AU podcast was still around. I used to love their coverage of live events like this.

Saketume
Saketume

To imagine this was posted 735466 days ago according to the link I came from lol.

Took me a while to find my way to this page tbh. I was wondering where all the PAX content was hiding. ^^;

pidow
pidow

I am interested in Blackflag, Blacklist and Watch Dogs on pc.

adders99
adders99

I want to know when world of tanks is coming out on the 360!!!!

vivalatour
vivalatour

I enjoy a little talk sometime , but when it comes to my games don't say it just make it good I want to play it !

Monsta1217
Monsta1217

between this and The SDCC im going to be pooped gathering all this great information on new gameplay trailers and what not can't wait to see more gaming goodness this week