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PAX Aus 2017: Our 5 Favourite Things From This Year’s Show

Let me say first off, that PAX Aus 2017 was my first PAX ever. For a gaming fan like myself, I can’t even begin to explain how this is the case, as stepping onto that show floor for the first time made me truly feel like was home. It was a glorious feeling, and one that I was kicking myself for not having experienced before. But nonetheless, it’s safe to say that my first experience was a truly memorable one, and rain hail or shine, I’ll most definitely be making an effort to get back to next year. Continue reading PAX Aus 2017: Our 5 Favourite Things From This Year’s Show

Photo Gallery: PAX Aus 2017 — MCEC, Melbourne (27-29.10.2017)

With PAX Australia in the rear view mirror for another year, the post-con blues are in full swing. Relive the show’s best moments, from the fabulous cosplay to Acquisitions Inc.’s first ever live show on Australian shores, with a look at one of the best weekends on the Australian gaming calendar. Continue reading Photo Gallery: PAX Aus 2017 — MCEC, Melbourne (27-29.10.2017)

Let me tell you about why I love PAX Aus

“Shit, have they capped the line?” wondered a 20-something woman in a home made Bayonetta cosplay, arriving only minutes before Saturday night’s Let’s Play Some Bad Dating Sims panel in the Galah Theatre. Her boyfriend, dressed less ambitiously in a tee and jeans, stared hopelessly at the line.

“Guys!” I called excitedly from my position in line, “Over here!” Continue reading Let me tell you about why I love PAX Aus

Richard Lowenstein to appear at 30th Anniversary Screening of Australian Made at AMW Film Festival

The first annual Australian Music Week Film Festival got bigger this week with the announcement that legendary Australian Director Richard Lowenstein will be taking part in a Q&A following a special 30th Anniversary Screening of the classic Aussie Rock Documentary Australian Made, which will be closing the festival on Friday November 3rd at Cronulla’s GU Film House cinemas.... Continue Reading

The Disaster Artist announces Sydney premiere; Greg Sestero to attend

The Disaster Artist is the highly anticipated comedy starring James Franco (Pineapple Express, This is the End), Dave Franco (Now You See Meand Seth Rogen (Pineapple Express, Knocked Up). In the film, James Franco plays real life actor Tommy Wiseau as his ambitions lead him to creating The Room, which is highly regarded as one of the worst films ever made.... Continue Reading

EB Expo’s return to the Gold Coast is a successful one

This weekend saw the EB Expo return to its roots, overtaking the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre for the first time in five years. It was, by all accounts, a successful homecoming. Continue reading EB Expo’s return to the Gold Coast is a successful one