PAX EAST 2020

East Coast Office Hours 3: Were You Cool?

Today on East Coast Office Hours, Features and Trending Editor merritt k and Senior Editor Danielle Riendeau take a short trip down memory lane. We walk towards PAX last week, where Danielle had a special Animal Crossing experience. We dip into some of this week’s most interesting features, including this…

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PAX East 2020: A Review

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My Favorite Parts of PAX East 2020

PAX East 2020 has come and gone, and I’m happy to say it was a pretty great (if tiring!) experience. As a wrap up — or perhaps, a cool down lap — I wanted to highlight a few of my favorite games and experiences of the show. I purposely only…

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Fanbyte Does PAX East 2020: Day Four

We made it, friends. We made it all the way through PAX East 2020, and oh, the sights we saw! John played Maneater, a game about being a terrifying shark that eats beach-goers. Danielle and Steven had a wild PAX experience with a demo of SoundSelf, designer Robin Arnott’s semi-experimental…

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Games and Great Performances with Sarah Elmaleh

This year at PAX East, one of my favorite experiences was the opportunity to speak with Sarah Elmaleh, the voice actor behind characters from games as big as Gears of War 5 and Anthem, and as iconic as Pyre and Gone Home. At the show, she’s helping to promote The…

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Fanbyte Does PAX East 2020: Day Three

Ok, we’ll admit it. By day three of PAX East 2020, the intrepid crew has started to lose their minds a little bit. But that didn’t stop them from presenting a panel at the show today, and playing tons of games, including perspective puzzler Moncage, far-out Everspace 2, satirical firefighting…

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Fanbyte Does PAX East 2020: Day Two

The crew survived day two of PAX East 2020 with nary a scratch, and many tales to tell. That is, we played a whole mess of video games and we want to tell you all about them, and brought along special guest Sabriel Mastin to help out! John and merritt…

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MICROREVIEWS

Fanbyte Does PAX East 2020: Day One

PAX East is only one day old, and no, we can’t believe it either. The full crew is out in Boston, in full force, you might say, seeing the sights and playing the games of PAX East 2020. EIC John Warren had fun today with Fall Guys and perhaps somewhat…

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Sony Cites Novel Coronavirus Worries in Cancelling PAX East 2020 Plans

Sony announced today that it will back out of PAX East due to the COVID-19 virus, better known as novel coronavirus. An update on the official PAX East appearance announcement blog reads as follow: Today [February 19], Sony Interactive Entertainment made the decision to cancel its participation at PAX East in…

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