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7 Games from PAX East 2020 to Add to Your Wishlist

7 Games from PAX East 2020 to Add to Your Wishlist

In what may have been one of the last major gatherings of any kind in 2020, the game industry descended on Boston for PAX East 2020. As usual, the show floor was full of interesting games of all…

March 17, 2020 | 11:00 EDT


SLUDGE LIFE is Devolver Digital's Next Weird Game

Devolver Digital is well known for their eclectic mix of games and a new one has just joined the roster. SLUDGE LIFE is a brand-new title where you can spray graffiti and harass the locals — and it's…

February 27, 2020 | 02:30 EST

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Coronavirus Gaming Convention Cancellations & Game Delays

The COVID-19 Novel Coronavirus has been slowing down travel and leading to the cancellation of events and the gaming world is no different. Coronavirus gaming convention cancellations and game delays…

February 26, 2020 | 08:41 EST

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PUBG Corp and CD Projekt Red are the Latest PAX East 2020 Cancellations

PUBG Corp and CD Projekt RED are the latest PAX East 2020 cancellations due to concerns over the coronavirus. With the number of worldwide coronavirus cases slowly but steadily increasing, a greater…

February 26, 2020 | 09:25 EST

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Boston Mayor Asks Sony to Change Plans And Come Back to PAX East

The mayor of Boston has asked Sony to rethink its PAX East pullout, indicating that the odds of coronavirus spreading in the city are extremely low.  In a letter to Sony's President and CEO,…

February 24, 2020 | 10:45 EST

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Coronavirus Convention Cancellations Continue, Valve Index Production Also Affected

Concerns over the coronavirus have caused several gaming companies to back out of conventions and impacted the production of Valve Index VR headsets. While government authorities around the world…

February 21, 2020 | 01:46 EST

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PlayStation PAX East Events Canceled Due to Coronavirus

Bad news for gamers heading up to Boston next week: the PlayStation PAX East events have been universally canceled amidst concerns over the coronavirus. @AutomaticZen noticed an update to the…

February 19, 2020 | 02:14 EST


Todd Howard Implies that Starfield and Elder Scrolls VI Will Not Be At E3

If you were expecting to see Bethesda's Starfield or The Elder Scrolls VI at E3 this year, you'll be disappointed. From the man himself, Todd Howard, we heard that we're probably not seeing either.…

March 29, 2019 | 05:56 EDT


Gearbox @ Pax East – Borderlands GOTY Edition Remaster and The Handsome Collection Ultra HD

After announcing a Borderlands board game, Randy Pitchford invited a handful of Gearbox Software employees to talk about the upcoming remaster of the original Borderlands Game of the Year Edition, as…

March 28, 2019 | 04:10 EDT

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Gearbox @ Pax East - Borderlands 3

The Gearbox PAX East show had Randy Pitchford returning to the stage one final time for the game we all knew was coming: Borderlands 3. Unfortunately, the premiere of the trailer was mired by…

March 28, 2019 | 04:07 EDT

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Gearbox @ Pax East - Pathologic 2 Release Date Trailer

After an introduction from Randy Pitchford and a couple of minor announcements, tinyBuild Games introduced a new game they're publishing, developed by Ice-Pick Lodge, Pathologic 2. The trailer is a…

March 28, 2019 | 03:28 EDT

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Gearbox @ Pax East - We Happy Few They Came From Below DLC

Paul Sage and Randy Pitchford took to the stage at PAX East following another showing of the Borderlands trailer that's been making the rounds. Mr. Pitchford casually announced that Mr. Sage is the…

March 28, 2019 | 03:20 EDT

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Graveyard Keeper Coming To Nintendo Switch "Very Soon"

Cemetery management sim Graveyard Keeper is coming to Nintendo Switch "very soon". Publisher tinyBuild uploaded a video to its official YouTube account featuring tinyBuild CEO Alex Nichiporchik…

March 28, 2019 | 10:20 EDT

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Final Fantasy XV Is Getting 2 More Years Of Content

Developer Square Enix, in their unrelenting crusade to constantly update the best Cup Noodle advertisement of all time, announced a few major updates to its flagship title Final Fantasy XV.  If you'…

April 7, 2018 | 08:47 EDT

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Pax East 2016 - Hue Preview

Several years ago the video game industry saw a trend of dark and griddy games flooding the market. The nearly black and white Gears of War was one of the most notable games to set the trend along…

April 27, 2016 | 10:00 EDT

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PAX East 2016 Beginner’s Guide

We are just a few days away from Boston’s largest gaming convention: PAX East. The doors of the BCEC will open to Bostonian nerds and travelers alike for one of my favorite weekends of the year.…

April 18, 2016 | 01:52 EDT

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Boston Globe Joins Chorus, Reports Dubious Bomb Threat

Unless you have been completely avoiding all forms of media lately, including Law & Order SVU, then you will have noticed that there has been a culture war going on in gaming over the past 6…

March 3, 2015 | 09:40 EST