Dec 2, 2014
Tuesday 2 December, 2014 – Tickets are now on sale for next year’s PAX Aus gaming festival, to be held from 30 October to 1 November, 2015 in the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre.
Tickets can now be purchased only through the PAX Aus website: www.paxaustralia.com.au/registration.
After a sell out 2014 event, PAX Aus will return to the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre in 2015 with the trademark combination of an exhibitor expo hall, freeplay gaming spaces, industry and community panels, live concerts, international content, and exclusive reveals.
For those travelling and looking for accommodation, hotel rooms located close by have been reserved exclusively for PAX Aus attendees and are available through our booking partner OzAccom. Further information on these exclusive offers can be found here: www.paxaustralia.com.au/hotels-and-travel.
PAX Australia will be held at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre from 30 October to 1 November, 2015, is organised by ReedPOP in conjunction with Penny Arcade, and is supported by the Victorian Government.
PAX or Penny Arcade Expo (http://www.paxsite.com) is a festival for gamers to celebrate gaming culture. First held in Seattle in 2004, PAX has nearly doubled in size each successive year, with PAX Prime 2014 selling out of tickets in a matter of minutes. Connecting the world’s leading game publishers with their most avid and influential fans, PAX expanded with a second show in Boston in 2010 making it the largest & second largest gaming show in the U.S, with a third US show in San Antonio to take place in 2015. The first international PAX was held in Melbourne, Australia in 2013.
Penny Arcade (http://www.penny-arcade.com) is a web comic focused on video games and video game culture, written by Jerry Holkins and illustrated by Mike Krahulik. With over 3.5 million readers, it is the most popular and longest running gaming web comic online. Penny Arcade is also responsible for the Child’s Play Charity, the Penny Arcade gaming expos (PAX) in Seattle, Boston, San Antonio and Melbourne, multiple videogames based on the brand, and multiple online video series.
ReedPOP (http://www.reedpop.com) is the largest producer of pop culture events in the world, a full-service boutique team that has the backing and muscle of a major international events organization. ReedPOP runs events such as New York Comic Con, Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo, Star Wars Celebration, Oz Comic-Con, Paris Comic Con, PAX Prime, PAX East, PAX South, Comic Con India, and more.
FOR MEDIA ENQUIRIES CONTACT
Guy ‘Yug’ Blomberg
PAX AUSTRALIA – Content & Community Manager
Mobile: +61 417 084 821