Your guide to the hottest panels, after parties, and games at the east coast's biggest gaming convention.
PAX East 2015 is this weekend, which means thousands of gamers will flock to the biggest city in New England to celebrate the video game industry. The schedule, games available to play, and parties are better than ever at the 6th year of the Boston gaming convention! Attendees should start planning their schedules for the weekend, because I guarantee it’ll be jam packed. Here is SheAttack’s top picks for panels, events, parties, and games you won’t want to miss!
Thursday, March 5
Pre-PAX Made in MA
Location: Microsoft NERD Center, 1 Memorial Drive #1, Cambridge, MA 02142
Tickets: $10 (free for Students w/badge), GET TICKETS HERE
Pokecrawl Episode 6: Pokemon Forever [SOLD OUT]
7:15PM – ???
Location: Several bars around Boston
Ages 21+, Tickets: Free
Friday, March 6
10:30 AM – Storytime with Kevin Brunner and Dan Connors of Telltale Games (Main Theater)
12 PM – League of Legends Content Creator Panel (Albatross Theater)
1 PM – Rooster Teeth (Main Theater)
4:30 PM – Youtube Gaming Revolution (Albatross Theater)
7 PM – PAX East Indie Showcase (Bumble Bee Theater)
8 PM – Super Smash Bros for Wii U Tournament (Console Tourney)
TennoLive 2015: PAX East!
8:00PM (Following live stream)
Location: Boston Convention Center, 415 Summer Street, Boston, MA
Indie Games Live
7:00PM – ???
Location: Guilt Boston, 279 Tremont St.Boston, MA 02116
Featuring tons of great indie games to play, and a performance by Sabrepulse!
Official Extra Life PAX East Meet and Greet [SOLD OUT]
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: The Bell In Hand Tavern, 45 Union Street, Boston, MA 02108
Saturday, March 7:
12 PM – Talking Final Fantasy XIV Heavensward with Naoki Yoshida (Albatross Theater)
3 PM – Behind the Game Designs of Final Fantasy XV
4 PM – Making Video Sausage with GiantBomb and GameSpot (Bobcat Theater)
7 PM – Beer, Booze, and Board Games: The Geek Bar Panel (Bobcat Theater)
8 PM – Saturday Night Concerts (Main)
9:30 PM – Cards Against Humanity Panel (Condor Theater)
10:30 PM – Game Show Night: Family Feud! ( Dragonfly Theater)
12 PM – Blazblue: Chrono Phantasma Console Tourney
The Borderlands Pants-Optional Couch Party at PAX East 2015!* [SOLD OUT]
8:00PM – 12:00AM
Location: EpiCenter, 100 W 2nd St, Boston, MA 02127
geekbeatradio.com PAX East 2015 Party with MegaRan, Danimal Cannon, robotsexmusic, Sam Mulligan and Radio Scotvoid
8:00PM – 1:00AM
Location: Sweetwater Boston, 3 Boylston Pl, Boston, MA 02116
Ages 21+, Tickets: $15 at door
Sunday, March 8
10 AM – The 405th Presents: The Essentials of Armor, Cosplay and More (Bobcat Theater)
10:30 AM – Inside Gearbox Software (Main)
11 AM – Foreplay: Romance in Games (Arachnid Theater)
12:30 PM – IGN Presents: GameScoop! Game of the Decade Watch (Arachnid Theater)
1 PM – GameOverGreggy Show: Why We Left $100,000 for 100,000 Subs
3 PM – Pokémon ORAS Handheld Tourney
Destructoid Community Meetup
7:00 PM – ???
Location: Atlantic Beer Garden, 146 Seaport Blvd, Boston, MA
Games you need to try out:
Final Fantasy Type 0
Ori and the Blind Forest
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Xenoblade Chronicles 3D
What gaming news are you most excited to be revealed this weekend?