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Pax Prime - Sentris

Pax Prime 2014: Sentris Interview

Sentris is one of those games that is truly difficult to convey it’s overall amazingness to those that didn’t play it. Simply put, Sentris is an abstract puzzle game that combines the key element of Tetris’s brick laying game mechanic with music creation. You solve puzzles by either laying down pieces of a similar color to fill a pitch based target or laying down an instrumental target which simply fills a puzzle area. As you are...

Pax Prime 2014: Evolve Showcased

  The creators of Left 4 Dead, Turtle Rock Studios, introduced us to Evolve at E3. Buzz and hype are growing by the minute for this 2K Games published title as we inch closer to its launch date of February 10, 2015. This unique 4 vs 1 cooperate or die fps had a long queue wrapping around its massive demo booth at Pax Prime. Prime-goers even got the chance to pose with some pretty hefty...

Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime

Pax Prime 2014: Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime Interview

Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime is a gem that I stumbled upon during San Diego Comic Con. The gameplay was simple and the graphics reminded me of Asteroids. It was a title that given it’s simplicity, was just refreshing to discover. During Pax Prime, I got the chance to chat with the creators of Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime: Jamie Tucker & Matt Hammill. We briefly chat about the inspiration behind Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime...

Pax Prime 2014: The Behemoth Officially Teases Game 4

With Pax Prime just a little more than a week away, The Behemoth decided to finally let the cat out of the bag and tease us with a video for “Game 4”. Sure, they have been teasing us with the promise of “Game 4” for a while now since it’s something that inevitably comes up whenever we chat with the folks at The Behemoth. While the video doesn’t give us a glimpse at any game play, we do...

[Pax Prime 2013 Rewind] Behemoth Interview

During Pax Prime 2013, we got to sit and chat once again with Aaron Jungjohann, Lead Level Designer on BattleBlock Theater. We reminisced about Behemoth’s past. Celebrated Behemoth’s Ten Year Anniversary. And even speculated about Behemoth’s future. But we didn’t stop there, we were particularly interested in the company’s views towards the next-gen console restrictions and pending releases. Even though this interview was conducted back in early September, it’s safe to say that event with the releases right around...

Pax Prime 2013 Rewind: Kingston HyperX Stays Primed at Pax-

Kingston continues to be a main player in the stage of PC and storage components while keeping style as an integral component with their HyperX branding. They root themselves even deeper into the gaming arena with their sponsorships of headline professional gaming teams Cloud 9 HyperX and Team Solomid. The two teams did Kingston proud as Cloud 9 HyperX placed 1st and Team Solomid placed 2nd at the League of Legends American Regional Finals at...

Say Hi to Hello Hero

At Pax Prime, we were introduced to a new mobile game targeted towards classic, turn-based online RPG enthusiasts. Originally released in South Korea, Hello Hero hit the mobile market hard in its initial launch with over 1 million downloads reaching First Place in the Apple App Store and Third in the Google Play Store. Who could blame South Korean developer Fincon for attempting to take a stab at the mobile and Facebook market in the...

Cooler Master Unveils HAF Stacker at Pax Prime

Cooler Master (aka CM Storm) has been hinting that they have a big announcement to make during Pax Prime this year, but has slyly given n0 clues as to what it may be. On August 30, 2013 they unveiled the HAF Stacker series of gaming tower casings. The HAF Stacker is the first stackable mod-tower, intended to promote new levels of customization and expandability in today’s (or tomorrow’s!) gaming rigs. At Pax Prime, we let...

NVIDIA Shield and ScreenBeam at Pax Prime

At Pax Prime 2013, NVIDA showcased their frontline Android-based portable gaming system, the SHIELD. The device was announced around the beginning of this year, and was showcased at both CES and Pax East. Aside from being a robust stand-alone device, we have also seen the headline feature of streaming PC games to the handheld. As an added bonus we got to see this feature work “in reverse” in a hands on demo with ActionTec’s ScreenBeam:...

PAX Prime 2010 Round up

So PAX Prime in Seattle this year is nearly over and we got a bunch of surprises this year from the show. Duke Nukem Lives Again: After much rumor and speculation, Take 2 finally confirmed that Duke Nukem is alive and well in the hands of far more financially responsible developer, Gearbox! The title was playable on the show floor and is expected to be released in 2011. Oddworld: Stranger’s Wrath goes HD: The cult...